Concierge Auctions teams up with Italian Sotheby’s International

The alliance will make Concierge Auctions the “preferred auction provider” of Italian Sotheby’s, according to a statement.

Duggar reality TV family sparks anger over guns in listing photo

Some have objected to a listing photo that includes several rifles, but the family’s agent says the weapons are part of the staging.

GeoCV embarks on virtual staging partnership with BoxBrownie

The partnership will allow homeowners and their agents to place photo-realistic furnishings in 3D spaces for as little as $64.

Matterport to acquire AI-driven imaging company Arraiy

Arraiy, which uses machine learning to blend virtual and real environments, will see its engineering team and technology integrated with Matterport.

The Real Word: The downfall of Purplebricks US

Watch Byron Lazine and Nicole White give a real estate agent’s perspective on industry-related topics. This week, Purplebricks is officially pulling out of the U.S. market.

Realogy stock plummets as JP Morgan calls industry ‘Wild West’

The country’s largest real estate holding company saw its stock value decline to $5.87 per share at market close Wednesday.

Redefy teams up on referrals with Home Captain

The flat-fee brokerage will now connect unrepresented buyers to agents in Home Captain’s network of 32,000 real estate pros.

Zillow and Compass reach agreement in ‘poaching’ lawsuits

Both sides declined to reveal the terms of the agreement, but sources from both companies told Inman they were pleased with the dismissal of both lawsuits.

BREAKING: Realogy sues Compass

Realogy, the nation’s largest real estate holding company, filed a lawsuit against Compass over “unfair business practices and illegal schemes to gain market share at all costs.”