Compass catches a rising star

Compass caught one of the top agents in its home market of New York City this week when it recruited Michael Graves, who will bring $326.5 million in active listings from Douglas Elliman.

Compass hires former Uber exec to lead communications

Jason Post has a background that blends public and private work. Prior to working at Compass, he was the director of public policy and communications at Uber.

Can’t knock the hustle: How to start a lucrative side business in real estate

Successfully pulling off a side hustle in conjunction with a bustling real estate career is no easy feat, but these pros have pulled it off multiple times. Learn their secrets on how to start a successful side business in real estate here.

KW iBuyer ‘probably’ coming in Q2, Gary Keller confirms

Keller Williams will “probably” launch its own iBuyer program in the second quarter of 2019, Gary Keller confirmed during a multihour presentation of the company’s 2019 technology plans on Friday, Jan. 11. In audio obtained by Inman, Keller said the fr…

Here are Swanepoel’s most powerful and influential people in real estate

Ron Peltier, the CEO of HomeServices of America is the most powerful and influential person in real estate according to sixth annual Swanepoel Power 200 (SP200), published by T3 Sixty. Peltier beat out other top executives from Keller Williams, RE/MAX,…

Tracy McLaughlin leaves Compass for The Agency

Tracy McLaughlin has joined The Agency, leaving Compass four months after it acquired her former brokerage, Pacific Union International.

Compass opens new Colorado offices in Denver and Boulder

Compass is expanding on its existing footprint in Colorado by adding two new offices in Denver and Boulder, it announced Wednesday.

NRT CEO says ‘open’ tech will beat real estate rivals

At just 40 years old, Ryan Gorman, the CEO of NRT, is one of the younger high-ranking real estate executives in the industry.

Compass CEO acknowledges tech problems, promises fixes in 2019

Compass CEO Robert Reffkin highlighted the trials and tribulations of a watershed year of expansion in an end-of-year email delivered to staff and agents, obtained by Inman.

Compass slapped with lawsuit over website access for the blind

Compass is being sued for allegedly failing to make its website fully accessible to blind people, raising the specter that real estate brokerages remain exposed to a similar legal risk.