Realtor fined $450 for marketing violation warns colleagues of mistake

On the morning of Dec. 4, Alexandria, Virginia-based Realtor Abraham Walker received an email from the Northern Virginia Association of Realtors stating that Walker had violated the National Association of Realtors’ Standards of Practice for advertisin…

10 real estate predictions all agents should care about

With this year coming to a close, there were many moments of major advancements in technology through out the year that are finding their way into our real estate world …

10 real estate predictions all agents should care about

With this year coming to a close, there were many moments of major advancements in technology through out the year that are finding their way into our real estate world …

10 real estate predictions all agents should care about

With this year coming to a close, there were many moments of major advancements in technology through out the year that are finding their way into our real estate world …

How to make real estate work for clients with allergies

Earlier this year, I nearly died after being stung by a bee. I was unhooking a lead rope from a horse trailer, and I didn’t see the tiny wasps nest right above my hand until it was too late, and one of them fell into my jacket sleeve and stung me. I was alone, and I knew I was in deep trouble …

Do you have what it takes to be a top performer in 2018?

Would you like for 2018 to be the year that you enter the ranks of top performers? The difference between top performance versus mediocre performance is often quite small …

What exactly can NAR REach do for your tech company?

Dave T. Garland took to the stage at Hacker Connect to explain the value of the National Association of Realtors’ (NAR) REach program, the world’s top growth accelerator for new real estate tech companies …

How long until mortgages are affected by short-term rate hikes?

A big week for news, especially for mid-December, but so scattered across the economic spectrum that sorting important versus not takes some work …

Nextdoor partners with Tribus on real estate listing and lead integration

Real estate tech provider Tribus is partnering with neighborhood-based social networking site Nextdoor to allow for direct listing and lead integration between the two platforms, according to an announcement tweeted out by Tribus on Thursday …

When a buyer’s inspection turns into a block party

It was a summer evening in July when I got the call around 7 p.m. from the buyer’s agent. The inspection on my listing was complete and had gone very well, but the buyers hadn’t left the home. The agent must have heard the hesitation in my voice, “You’…