CoreLogic selected as Upstream’s new vendor

CoreLogic has been selected as the new vendor of Upstream, a long-in-development data management platform from UpstreamRE.

Why traditional real estate works now more than ever

Consumers looking for lower-cost alternatives to the traditional real estate model have many options to choose from — but are those alternatives up to par? It seems the new “freemium” business model has grown ever-popular, but agents were using this model well before it had a name — and that’s why no alternative model can beat out an agent’s true value.

8 steps for crafting a solid real estate marketing plan

As a real estate agent, how you sell yourself often directly translates into how many homes you sell. Here are ICNY speakers’ top tips on how agents can upgrade their marketing game.

‘Real estate agents need to calm down’ and do their jobs: Ryan Serhant

Moderator Katie Kossev introduced Ryan Serhant, of Million Dollar Listing New York fame, with the disclaimer that his success was found way before we saw him on Bravo TV.

RE/MAX partnership gives agents discounts on really fancy cards

A new partnership brings together real estate giant RE/MAX with Lovepop, a company that manufactures three-dimensional holiday and special occasion cards.

The real estate companies that went bust in 2018

The story of real estate in 2018 was one of exploding investment and technology — but not every company managed to make it all the way through the year.

‘Active adult’ community refused housing for disabled couple: HUD

A New Jersey condo association, billed as being an “active adult” community for homeowners 55 and older, will have to shell out $9,000 to settle allegations it prevented a man with disabilities and his wife from buying a home in which they planned to l…

Sales rep found dead outside model home, foul play suspected

A 33-year-old real estate sales rep has been found dead outside a model home on Wednesday, Dec. 5, Maryland police have reported.

Are the interest rate hikes almost done? Investors think so

Comments made by Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell seem to have investors convinced that the Fed is getting close to finished with its recent cycle of benchmark interest-rate hikes. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed up 617 points Wednesday, …

Introducing The 2018 Inman Luxury Referral Network

Introducing an interactive directory of the best and brightest agents in luxury real estate, specifically designed to connect you to other top-producing agents and generate more referrals for your business.