NAR’s proposed ethics changes miss the mark

If the intent of the Code of Ethics is to hold real estate professionals to a higher standard, the proposed addition fails to achieve that. Here’s why — plus what could be done.

Why would anyone want to be your assistant? That’s up to you

Some leaders simply don’t understand why anyone would want the job of being their assistant. But getting a solid assistant and growing your business all depends on your mindset.

In light of Google lawsuit, are monopolies lurking in the real estate industry?

On Tuesday, the U.S. Justice Department accused Google of illegally protecting its monopoly over search and search advertising. It begs the question, are there real estate monopolies?

Educate yourself before reacting to Code of Ethics changes!

NAR proposed changes to the Code of Ethics, and the real estate community is reacting — or more precisely, descending into an uproar. Here’s why industry professionals should take some time to closely read and examine these changes.

Want to grow your wealth? Use this secret multimillionaire strategy

In this week’s episode, Chris Naugle, author and money expert, breaks down how infinite banking works and other important concepts for agents looking to grow their net worth.

‘Our goals are bold:’ CEO of Alliance on protecting LGBTQ+

The real estate industry has an obligation to assist LGBTQ consumers in their journey to homeownership. Here’s what one organization is doing to further that goal.

Beyond the headlines: 83% of consumers not worried about job loss

Looking for a little clarity on this week’s news? Windermere Chief Economist Matthew Gardner digs into the numbers of the latest Home Purchase Sentiment Index. Consumer sentiment is good.

Making a brokerage switch? Ask these 8 critical questions first

Brokerages are not one-size-fits-all, so before jumping ship, think it through thoroughly. Ensure the company has a culture and philosophy that aligns with your vision by asking these eight essential questions.

How this megateam is maximizing its sellers’ proceeds

Here’s an inside look at how one real estate team is transforming homes, increasing clients’ wealth and boosting the level of equity in local neighborhoods.

15 easy-as-pie seller projects that’ll help buyers fall in love

Providing a buyer’s-eye view is something you, as their agent, need to do whenever they decide to sell. The place to start is, of course, at the curb. Here’s a checklist of curb appeal items to review with your sellers.