Realogy chief: Entire homebuying experience won’t go digital

Ryan Schneider said this week that digital real estate experiences are becoming more common, but in general people also still want to physically experience properties before buying them.

Realogy CEO Ryan Schneider: Real estate industry ‘isn’t diverse enough’

The Realogy CEO would like to see a more diverse group of agents and brokers in the U.S., which he believes would also help improve executive level diversity.

Brad Inman: Look up or you’ll miss the opportunity

Brad Inman kicks off today’s Connect Now with his advice for this fall. Read an excerpt, and make plans to join us today at 11 a.m. ET / 8 a.m. PT

Pent-up demand isn’t the only thing fueling hot market: Realogy CEO

Realogy CEO Ryan Schneider pointed to a shift in consumer behavior and low mortgage rates as additional reasons for the unprecedented rise in home sales over the past seven weeks.

Realogy saw transactions plummet as pandemic raged in Q2

Transaction sides in the franchise and brokerage business both fell more than 20 percent year over year, but June offered positive signs.

Lawsuit alleges Realogy’s NRT is offering big agent signing bonuses after all

Complaint alleges NRT’s Targeted Agent Recruitment Program uses “significant sign-on bonuses as incentives” to attract top producers.

Republicans eye liability insurance for CARES Act 2

Congressman Patrick McHenry discussed the party’s legislative priorities with franchise owners affiliated with Realogy on a company call on Friday.

Summer outlook: Real estate leaders upbeat about the coming months

Leaders of both large and small firms envision an active summer selling season. Low inventory and a potential return of the coronavirus, however, remain points of concern.

Judge allows Realogy lawsuit against Compass to continue

Judge Barry Ostrager denied Compass’ motion to dismiss the complaint and attempt to compel the two sides into arbitration concerning claims in the lawsuit.

Realogy is looking to raise $400M

The amount of capital the firm is seeking to raise is equal to what it was going to sell Cartus’ relocation services for.