‘People are afraid’: Agents worry wall will squeeze the local market

On Friday, Trump declared a national emergency, which he believes will give him access to border wall funding that congress denied him. Agents are worried.

WATCH: How iBuyer programs are changing your business

With everyone from tech startups to traditional brokerages diving into the fast-cash offer game known as iBuying, it can be tough to keep up with what strategies are working for whom. Get a quick read on the iBuyer landscape and how it’s impacting agen…

WATCH: 7 things agents need to change today

Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Rand Realty’s Joe Rand outlines seven things agents need to stop doing immediately to differentiate themselves onstage at Inman Connect New York.

Compass nabs top Brooklyn producer from Douglas Elliman

Scott Klein and at least five members of his team are making the jump from Douglas Elliman to Compass in Brooklyn, where the brokerage is rapidly expanding.

Engel & Völkers opens in Napa with Compass defectors

The global real estate brand is headed to California’s wine country with a team of agents defecting from Compass and Bradley Real Estate Group. The new brokerage, led by Paul Benson, will be Engel & Völkers’ largest in North America.

The 5 V’s trending in 2019

The rise and acceleration of artificial intelligence; real estate technology becoming faster, easier and more automated; and the strong emphasis on relationship-building are a few 2019 trends that were solidified at Inman Connect New York by a range of…

6 ICNY takeaways this KW broker took to heart

Inman Connect New York 2019 left us with many lessons centered around the customer experience. From emotional intelligence and fiduciary responsibilities, to using tech in a way that enhances agent services instead of replacing them, here are six off-t…

The Real Word: Agents react to Gary Vaynerchuk’s comments

Watch Byron Lazine and Nicole White give a real estate agent’s perspective on industry-related topics. This week, from Tom Ferry’s reaction to the Twittersphere’s, they talk out different perspectives on Gary Vaynerchuk’s interview. 

Trying to boost your listing’s value? Add a garden

Landscaping investments could see returns of up to 215 percent — this is one of many reasons why it’s important to add and maintain a home garden before getting ready to sell a property.

Redfin iBuyer offers usually rejected: Redfin chief executive

Glenn Kelman said most who receive offers from his company’s iBuyer program reject those offers, but he argued that the program still helps sell houses.