‘Compass Anywhere’ will allow agents to work from any office

The new program will now allow agents to work from any office, providing technology and support services no matter where they land.

Compass is now showing the listing agent on competitors’ listings

Compass, last week, quietly made a big change to the way it displays listings on its consumer-facing website. Every non-Compass listing now shows the listing agent and contact information for the listing agent, making Compass’ site more similar to Zillow or realtor.com than a brokerage website.

What agents should know about tech’s next IPO boom

The San Francisco Bay Area could explode with new millionaires this year, as a number of the top Bay Area-based tech companies mull initial public offerings. But will this influx of new cash actually have an appreciable impact on the nation’s most expensive housing market?

WATCH: The RESO data initiatives you should know about

From data grid to internet tracking to lead cultivation — hear the latest on Real Estate Standards Organization initiatives and what we can expect in 2019.

The Compass critic that flipped: Inside Alain Pinel’s major reversal

APR president Mike Hulme vowed to agents in a company-wide memo in August of 2018 never to “impede your business by forcing you to change brokerages,” a clear swipe at Compass.

WATCH: The tech that powers agent success

Many brokerages are touting their proprietary tech offerings as a competitive advantage, but what technologies are the real must-haves? Strip away the hyperbole and drill down to the nitty gritty in this Inman Connect New York video.

Read APR president’s letter to agents after Compass acquisition

In a letter obtained by Inman, Mike Hulme, APR’s president, wrote about the Compass acquisition and what it means for Alain Pinel’s 1,400 agents.

EXCLUSIVE: Compass to acquire Alain Pinel Realtors

Compass is acquiring Alain Pinel Realtors (APR), according to multiple sources who spoke Monday with Inman and wished to remain anonymous. The acquisition will further the Compass stranglehold on the San Francisco Bay Area market.

‘I don’t like the new ownership’: Contactually clients wary of Compass takeover

The Compass acquisition of Contactually has some of the CRM-maker’s 37,000 users wondering if they should find a new customer relationship management platform.

WATCH: Selling to stay ahead of the market shift 

In this Inman Connect New York panel, hear from Compass California President Mark McLaughlin, who led the acquisition of Pacific Union International by Compass last year, as well as immoviewer North America’s Jeff Turner and ERA Franchise Systems’ Simon Chen about how the market shift is causing business owners to rethink their strategies.