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Your sunny lounging space still needs something, whether it's a touch of personality, a bright shot of color or revamped flooring. Up for the challenge of upgrading your sunroom? Get inspired with these tips and tricks!
Posted: February 16, 2018, 12:14 pm
If you dread the negotiating process when buying a home, never fear. Your agent must know your desires by heart and have quick access to you if a negotiation point needs to be made. It's important to stick to the strategy you and your agent have agreed upon -- showing the seller how strong your offer is.
Posted: February 16, 2018, 12:14 pm


Real Estate News for Realtors and Brokers

Real estate franchisor Keller Williams debuted an artificial intelligence-based virtual assistant and referrals platform today, announcing to the world it has every intention of thriving in a changing industry
Author: Andrea V. Brambila
Posted: February 18, 2018, 11:37 pm
In addition to knowing real estate, self-proclaimed marketing nerd and national speaker for Kristi Kennelly knows a thing or two about capturing an audience — she was a Broadway performer in a previous career, after all
Author: Inman
Posted: February 16, 2018, 10:44 pm
Owners of starter homes are gaining more equity than owners of luxury homes thanks to the intense demand for affordable properties, says a new Zillow report
Author: Marian McPherson
Posted: February 16, 2018, 10:14 pm
A Tampa Realtor who allegedly tried to stop Fannie Mae from foreclosing on a property so that he could sell it himself has been charged with bankruptcy fraud and falsification of records in a bankruptcy proceeding
Author: Emma Hinchliffe
Posted: February 16, 2018, 10:12 pm
The question now is when will the 10-year break through 3.00% going higher, putting that number “five” back into the mortgage vocabulary for the first sustained time since the Great Recession. Market consensus (of course, often wrong): “when,” not whether
Author: Lou Barnes
Posted: February 16, 2018, 9:58 pm
One of the many beneficial sessions at Inman Connect New York is “Agent live problem solving” at Agent Connect, where pro agents discuss audience queries and work through issues live onstage
Author: Inman
Posted: February 16, 2018, 9:21 pm
Lead conversion is critical to any sales-based business. That's why Zillow and execs shared tips for agents wanting to increase conversion
Author: Inman
Posted: February 16, 2018, 8:08 pm
In interviews with Florida real estate professionals, including at least one involved in the 2008 sale, agents characterized Trump’s blockbuster deal as simply par for the course in the years leading up to the financial collapse, when appreciation rates climbed at a historic clip and the housing market in Palm Beach and elsewhere in South Florida was like the Wild West
Author: Jotham ​Sederstrom
Posted: February 16, 2018, 7:57 pm
After a number of acquisitive brokerages have been circling San Diego in recent months, some key activity exploded this week. Broker-owner Kyle Whissel, whose independent firm Whissel Realty is the most productive brokerage in San Diego County according to Real Trends; and Dan Beer, leader of Keller Williams' no. 1 team in Southern California by gross commission income, have both joined virtual brokerage eXp Realty
Author: Gill South
Posted: February 16, 2018, 6:06 pm
A Realtor shares how she's harnessed the power of social media and human connection to create a loyal following for her down-to-earth, unintentionally comical video series, "The Carpool Chronicles."
Author: Inman
Posted: February 16, 2018, 5:57 pm
"Ultimately, there is still large room for improvement given the fact overall housing inventory is currently near historic lows," said NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun
Author: Marian McPherson
Posted: February 16, 2018, 4:39 pm
All the latest real estate market news
Author: Inman
Posted: February 16, 2018, 4:18 pm
This is not your typical sales fluff book. This book is solid proof that it takes an analytical mind to be successful in our industry
Author: Rachael Hite
Posted: February 16, 2018, 11:00 am
Every new calendar year seemingly gives birth to a host of soothsayers in the real estate industry and elsewhere. Although I have read many future casts regarding the MLS, I have yet to read similar thoughtful prognostications about the future of the Realtor association
Author: Clint Skutchan
Posted: February 16, 2018, 10:15 am
This year may just be the best in history for first-time homebuyers to use a low down payment mortgage to leap from renting to owning. 
Author: Steve Cook
Posted: February 16, 2018, 10:00 am
"In the next 10 minutes I promise you that'll you'll get at least one idea that could completely transform your business forever," said Sharran Srivatsaa (president of brokerage, Western Region, Douglas Elliman Real Estate) to the Inman Connect New York audience
Author: Inman
Posted: February 16, 2018, 1:42 am
"What button can I press to get a mortgage?" Brad Inman asked Anthony Hsieh, chairman and CEO of loanDepot, onstage at Inman Connect New York. 
Author: Inman
Posted: February 16, 2018, 1:38 am
The California Association of Realtors WomanUP! initiative has put forth the following objectives to empower women to take control of their careers: provide professional development, offer mentorship opportunities and create a community of support
Author: Inman
Posted: February 16, 2018, 1:17 am