The Real Word: Realogy’s lawsuit with Compass

Watch Byron Lazine and Nicole White give a real estate agent’s perspective on industry-related topics. This week, Realogy takes on Compass in the court over alleged unfair recruiting and poaching practices.

BlackRock raises its stake in plummeting Realogy

Investment management firm BlackRock now owns a stake in the real estate holding company valued at approximately 16 percent.

Better Homes and Gardens perks extended to BHGRE clients

For a $10 yearly fee, Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate agents can provide clients with access to Better Homes and Gardens magazine’s Insider program.

Investors sue Realogy, allege fraud over agent commissions

The Rosen Law Firm, which a month ago threatened a class action lawsuit, pulled the trigger Thursday, filing a federal suit in the U.S. District Court of New Jersey.

Realogy stock plummets as JP Morgan calls industry ‘Wild West’

The country’s largest real estate holding company saw its stock value decline to $5.87 per share at market close Wednesday.

Zillow and Compass reach agreement in ‘poaching’ lawsuits

Both sides declined to reveal the terms of the agreement, but sources from both companies told Inman they were pleased with the dismissal of both lawsuits.

BREAKING: Realogy sues Compass

Realogy, the nation’s largest real estate holding company, filed a lawsuit against Compass over “unfair business practices and illegal schemes to gain market share at all costs.”

Coldwell Banker CEO: ‘Traditional is a box they think we don’t want to be in’

Charlie Young talks to Inman about the changes hitting real estate, his competitors’ tech offerings and the ongoing rebrand.

Why this indie broker is shuttering and joining a franchise

David Ogilvy is shuttering his 34-year eponymously named brokerage David Ogilvy and Associates and bringing his team to Sotheby’s International Realty’s Greenwich, Connecticut, office. 

Bombshell suit against real estate firms could get even bigger

Three additional plaintiffs have been added to a lawsuit involving the sharing of commissions between listing and buyer brokers.