Real Estate News


California Guidelines For Unlicensed Assistants
Recently, the California Bureau of Real Estate reissued its 'Guidelines for Unlicensed Assistants who Work in the Real Estate Industry.' The Bureau did so in recognition of the fact that the trend of real estate licensees using the services of unlicensed assistants is continuing upward. Indeed, the increasing occurrence of real estate "teams" has probably accelerated the phenomenon.

Live It Up in a Smaller Space!
If the house or condominium that you can afford seems too small, maybe you're not thinking about SPACE the right way. PJ Wade offers suggestions on how to overcome space issues and emphasize utility in every square inch.

A national MLS? C.A.R. livestream suggests strong appetite
Idea appears to be taking on new urgency as real estate leaders become increasingly impatient with the inefficiencies of 700-plus separate databases ...

Broker Connect tackles threats and shares opportunities for real estate
Spending an afternoon at Broker Connect is a smart move for any broker who wants to shore up a real estate business that can weather any storms looming on the horizon ...

Home listings will continue to be rare gems in 2018
According to economists, mortgage rates are expected to rise this year, further aggravating low inventory ...

Connect/Reflect: Not your old school networking
Linda Aaron always takes some of our favorite pictures during Inman Connect, often from the audience, where attendees and friends are engaged in listening, learning and working together. ...

Connect/Reflect: Meaningful and lasting connections
As a local New Yorker, Danielle Garofalo is no stranger to Times Square and has been making the short trip across town to Inman Connect New York every January for several years. We recently asked Danielle to share some of what she’s seen and learned over the years, and what advice and insight she’d give to people looking to make the most of their time during the conference ...

Real estate daily market update: January 16, 2018
All the latest real estate market news ...

Redfin expands to Connecticut and Asheville, NC
Seattle-based tech-powered brokerage Redfin today announced the expansion of its brokerage services into Connecticut and Asheville, North Carolina, bringing its coverage to a total of 38 states, plus the District of Columbia ...

The essential guide to real estate and tax reform
The tax plan is a bundle of compromises for real estate that all but rewrite federal policy on homeownership while putting more money in the pockets of agents, brokers and developers ...

How real estate pros can survive the Facebook news feed change
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg announced that the company will overhaul the algorithm for the platform's news feed, gearing toward “meaningful social interaction” and away from what it deems “relevant content.” ...

Connect the speakers: Leigh Brown on being uncomfortable
Leigh Brown will be presenting her talk, "On Being Uncomfortable," at Inman Connect New York on Wednesday, January 24th, at 10:35 a.m. in the General Session ...