The Real Word: What does the ‘PayPal Mafia’ mean for agents?

Watch Byron Lazine and Nicole White give a real estate agent’s perspective on industry-related topics. This week, they’ll discuss the ‘PayPal Mafia,’ a supergroup of investors who are setting the tech tone in real estate, and what it means for agents. 

The Real Word: Why real estate agents aren’t going anywhere

Watch Byron Lazine and Nicole White give a real estate agent’s perspective on industry-related topics. This week, they’ll discuss Brad Inman’s Aug. 27 op-ed, “Why real estate agents will be in business forever.”

The Real Word: Facebook removes 5,000+ ad options

This week, Byron Lazine and Nicole White revisit HUD’s Facebook complaint and how the social network recently removed over 5,000 options from its ads manager platform.

The Real Word: Virtual brokerages from an agent’s point of view

Watch Byron Lazine and Nicole White give a real estate agent’s perspective on industry-related topics. This week, they’ll discuss the idea of “virtual brokerages” and what real estate agents must do first before they expand outside of their geographic location.

The Real Word: Real estate agents — independent contractors or employees?

Byron Lazine and Nicole White wrap up their discussion on independent contractor status, and they’ll give us their opinion on the matter.

The Real Word: Are you an independent contractor?

Watch Byron Lazine and Nicole White give a real estate agent’s perspective on industry-related topics. This week, they’ll ask whether real estate agents believe they are independent contractors and what that means exactly.

The Real Word: Zillow’s first Instant Offers home under contract

Watch Byron Lazine and Nicole White give a real estate agent’s perspective on industry-related topics. This week, they’ll talk through Zillow putting its first Instant Offers home under contract as a seller. 

The Real Word: The plight of the flat-fee brokerage

Watch Byron Lazine and Nicole White give a real estate agent’s perspective on industry-related topics. This week, they’ll tackle the discrimination flat-fee brokerages, such as Trelora, incur and much more.

The Real Word: The frictionless future of Opendoor homes

Watch Byron Lazine and Nicole White give a real estate agent’s perspective on industry-related topics. This week, they’ll parse out Teke Wiggin’s “I toured an Opendoor home for sale, and its frictionless tech was a game-changer.”

The Real Word: What does the Zillow class-action lawsuit dismissal mean?

Watch Byron Lazine and Nicole White give a real estate agent’s perspective on industry-related topics. This week, they’ll tackle the recent class-action lawsuit against Zillow and why it was dismissed. If you’re a Zillow user, what does this mean for you?