Is a dumpster an indication of a home about to come to market?

Denver-based, flat-free brokerage Trelora is conducting a small-scale study right now to find out.

5 business pitfalls that’ll have you bleeding money

If you want more money in your bank account, there’s no better time than the present to eliminate costly business traps that hinder your success. Here are five common ones that drain your time, money and energy.

Lesson learned: Marketing is everything in real estate

Massive Agent’s Dustin Brohm’s experiences as a young agent inspired him to help other real estate agents market their businesses more effectively.

Dear Marketing Mastermind: How do you know your marketing is working?

This month’s column is all about finding out how your marketing efforts are being perceived by your audience and getting the most traction.

Opendoor quietly expands to Minnesota

As of late June, the iBuyer had gone from 10 to 11 markets by adding Minneapolis-St. Paul.

Compass’ new direction: Which brokerages will it acquire next?

Compass has publicly stated its goal is to achieve 20 percent of market share in the top 20 markets by 2020. Where and to whom will it turn next?

Opendoor temporarily caps offers in Dallas-Fort Worth at $300,000

Opendoor, the popular iBuyer startup launched in 2014, will temporarily stop making offers on houses over $300,000 in the Dallas-Fort Worth market.

‘We have buyers ready’: the worst lies agents tell clients

A while back, I came across an unexpected opportunity to take on a client in an area where real estate agents prospect fiercely and relentlessly — and sometimes fib a bit to gain listings.

Are you well-positioned for the rise of pocket listings?

A pocket listing is a strategic advertising move made by the listing agent of a property. This move is designed to provide sellers with the best probability of obtaining a high price for their property.

Say ‘thank you’ like a pro: 8 agents share tips for showing clients gratitude

Great agents are always on the lookout for new and better ways to express gratitude and cement long-term relationships. I talked to many agents over the past couple of weeks, and here are some of the best ideas they shared.