Realogy’s NRT appoints new SVP and CFO, Roger Favano

After several announcements earlier this year about movement in Realogy’s executive suite, the real estate giant had been largely quiet about any hiring announcements. But clearly Realogy is still tweaking its all-star lineup …

The fastest-growing real estate companies in the US

Every year Inc. magazine ranks the 5,000 fastest-growing privately held companies in the U.S. This year, 17 real estate companies made the top 500 cut, while 196 made the 5,000 list …

The Inman Files: Can NAR and C21 reckon with ghosts of the past?

I had a “suite meet” with new NAR CEO Bob Goldberg when I attended the trade group’s fat cat (leadership) gathering in Chicago this week. The affable new chief executive manages thousands of volunteers, a $187 million operating budget and a sprawling team of lobbyists, educators, publicists and event planners …

Zillow exec Nick Bailey to take over Century 21 as new CEO

In the mid-1990s, Nick Bailey was a rookie agent at Century 21 Real Estate (C21). Little did he know that 21 years later, almost to the day, he would be named CEO and president of the company at the age of 42, his career coming full circle.  …

Growing eXp Realty agent count propels Q2 revenue

EXp World Holdings, the Bellingham, Washington-based holding company for eXp Realty, announced its second quarter 2017 earnings today, reporting revenue of $39.6 million for the quarter, up 198 percent from $13.3 million in Q2 …

News Corp profits ‘powered by’ digital real estate services

As revenue lowers in the company’s news and information services sector, its digital real estate services continue to bolster its earnings; digital real estate was responsible for nearly 40 percent of News Corp’s profits for fiscal …

Real estate investor roundup: This week in tech, funding, M&As and more

Venture capital firm Fifth Wall produces a bi-weekly newsletter that curates relevant news articles, summarizes recent deals and provides updates on the various portfolio companies in which they’ve invested …

Real estate investor roundup: This week in tech, funding, M&As and more

Venture capital firm Fifth Wall produces a bi-weekly newsletter that curates relevant news articles, summarizes recent deals and provides updates on the various portfolio companies in which they’ve invested …

Partners Trust reportedly crafting deal to sell to Pacific Union

Los Angeles-based real estate firm Partners Trust is putting together a purported deal to sell at least a partial stake of the company to San Francisco-based Pacific Union International, the 8th largest brokerage in the country by sales volume, Inman has learned …

How to digest a big acquisition: HomeSmart’s top leaders spill the beans

At the end of May, a group of around 400 agents gathered at the Mile High Station, an attractive Denver party venue, as HomeSmart International announced the acquisition of Denver-based Cherry Creek Properties. It marked the culmination of a relationsh…