Former Whirlpool exec takes the helm at Realogy’s Cartus Corporation

Realogy announced Friday that it has chosen Katrina L. Helmkamp to take the helm at Cartus, the corporation’s relocation services subsidiary. “Katrina Helmkamp is an experienced CEO who has built her career leading companies through transformations,” s…

What are real estate agents saying about Opendoor’s funding news?

With Opendoor’s recent $325 million Series E funding round, $2 billion valuation and plans to quintuple its markets by 2020, alongside other bold expansion moves being made by competitors, iBuyers are making a massive ripple in the industry. But what d…

HGTV and Luxury Portfolio International are serving up another round of dream homes

Luxury Portfolio International, the luxury face of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World, is, for the seventh consecutive year, the exclusive real estate partner for HGTV’s Ultimate House Hunt.

The Fed raised interest rates 0.25%, the second hike this year

The Federal Reserve increased its short-term interest rate from 1.75 percent to 2 percent Wednesday, the second rate hike to take place this year. In a press release, the central bank said the rise is due to a robust labor market and solid economic act…

Arkansas judge dismisses Beverly Carter wrongful death lawsuit

An Arkansas judge on Thursday dismissed a wrongful death and negligence lawsuit filed by the family of slain Realtor Beverly Carter against Crye-Leike Real Estate, the company the agent worked for when she was brutally murdered while showing a home in …

Arkansas judge dismisses Beverly Carter wrongful death lawsuit

An Arkansas judge on Thursday dismissed a wrongful death and negligence lawsuit filed by the family of slain Realtor Beverly Carter against Crye-Leike Real Estate, the company the agent worked for when she was brutally murdered while showing a home in …

The city with the highest percentage of vacation and investment homes is …

On Monday, LendingTree released its list of cities with the highest share of non-owner occupied mortgages, and the results are surprising.

Ben Caballero breaks another Guinness World Record — his own

Ben Caballero, who’s been selling homes for more than 50 years, has surpassed his 2016 Guinness World Record of 3,556 annual home sales transactions. In 2017, the 71-year-old sold a whopping 4,700 homes.

Average days on market drops to lowest level in 8 years: Trulia

Temperatures aren’t the only thing heating up this summer. List-to-sale times are blazing, much like they have been for the past few years — on average, homes are being sold within 64 days, down from 77 days in April 2017.

Coldwell Banker’s new tech predicts who’s about to list their home for sale

The aggregated data will include publicly available sales information not only from Coldwell Banker, but from other brokerages, and demographic data to help flag households that are most likely to list, such as young, growing families looking for a lar…