Motto Mortgage adopts Total Expert for marketing, CRM

Motto Mortgage, the mortgage franchise from RE/MAX, announced on Wednesday that it’s equipping its franchises with customer relationship management tool and marketing solutions from fintech startup Total Expert. 

Coldwell CEO: Rebranding efforts not ‘out there for a vote’

At the end of the day Coldwell Banker’s new logo is sticking around regardless of whether people like it, CEO Charlie Young indicated Tuesday.

Coldwell Banker CEO slams rivals for ‘headline grabbing,’ ‘puffery’

Coldwell Banker CEO Charlie Young criticized rivals Tuesday for trying to morph into technology businesses, saying they’re known mostly for “puffery.”

‘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.

OJO Labs raises $45M in Series C funding

OJO Labs, the startup behind the artificial intelligence-based personal assistant “OJO,” announced Tuesday it’s raised $45 million in Series C funding.

Zillow is testing self-guided home tours to compete with iBuyers

Zillow is piloting a new program in Phoenix that gives prospective homebuyers access to the online behemoth’s homes without appointments or even agents.

Coldwell Banker unveils new logo, ongoing rebranding effort

Coldwell Banker unveiled a rebranding effort Monday that includes a new logo and mission statement, which the company expects to roll out over time.

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.

Unlikely allies: Redfin and RE/MAX are teaming up

RE/MAX and Redfin announced a new partnership Monday that will give RE/MAX agents exclusive access to Redfin’s agent referral program — at a discounted rate — in 5,000 U.S. ZIP codes and throughout Canada.

Lone Wolf launches transaction management platform

Lone Wolf is set to announce a new two-way transaction and back-office integration software at Realogy’s RGX conference Monday in Las Vegas.