Real Estate News


13 Magnificent Mansions To Buy With Your Lottery Millions
At press time, Saturday's Powerball jackpot was sitting at $510 million - the eighth-largest in U.S. lottery history. Choose the cash option as the sole winner and you'd bank $324.2 million before taxes. If that kind of money has you daydreaming about buying a Jay-Z and Beyonce-like mansion, well, we're right there with you.

Is Brass Here To Stay... Again?
If you've been watching HGTV, flipping through interior design magazines, or touring model homes lately, you've probably seen one of today's hottest trends for home: brass. But is this interior design flashback just a blip or should you start ditching all that chrome, nickel, and stainless?

EMoov, a UK hybrid real estate brokerage, nabs $12M in funding
EMoov, a UK hybrid real estate brokerage, has raised an additional 9 million pounds ($11.6 million) in funding, with plans to boost its technology and marketing, news outlets are reporting ...

Double your business with smart online lead conversion
Reeling in leads is no mean feat, but there are certain things you can do to improve conversion rates, such as calling leads within 30 seconds, sending video messages and following up relentlessly. Watch Realtor Rachel Adams, broker-owner Jesse Zagorsky and Homecity Real Estate CEO Keith Dunham reveal more tips for doubling your business with online leads and lead conversion ...

Inman reader poll: Do you approve or disapprove of President Trump?
One year ago, we asked Inman readers who they supported in the presidential election. We want to take your pulse again ...

Realtors stand against hate in Charlottesville aftermath
This week, just two blocks from where several hundred white nationalists and supremacists recently shook the city of Charlottesville, Virginia, and the nation to its core, team members at real estate brokerage Nest Realty will meet to brainstorm what they can do to make a difference ...

Re/Max refreshes logos: ‘It’s a brand evolution, not a brand revolution’
You know the look you have when your hairdresser subtly updates your 'do? Still like yourself -- only a little bit fresher? Today, some people might be looking at Re/Max and wondering what's different about the behemoth real estate brand. ...

How to build a real estate brand from scratch in 9 months
It takes nine months from conception to birth to have a baby. If you had to build a business from the ground up in less than nine months, how would you do it? West + Main Homes is a brand-new brokerage in the Denver metro area -- broker-owner Stacie Perrault Staub decided in January to "take the next year to develop a brand totally from scratch." ...

Help millennials find their home’s value with myAVM
MyAVM by Onboard Informatics is an automated valuation model product aimed at millennials and tech-savvy sellers. It's made for agents and brokers looking to market and attract leads via home valuations. ...

Gary Gold: Why trusting your gut is critical in real estate
Our gut is like a second brain, and it’s important in real estate to develop your ability to trust your gut. When we do business, people do and say much different things than they’re actually feeling. You see it in offer negotiations all the time ...

6 tips to help credit-challenged clients improve scores
How many buyers have you met who walk in your door with a rotten credit rating and confidently promise to fix things up before they apply for a mortgage ...

7 ways to get more real estate listings and build career momentum
How do you get listings to grow your real estate business? Real estate agents are some of the busiest people you’ll ever meet. But the results often don’t match their efforts. This gap between efforts and results leaves many agents feeling defeated, overwhelmed and ready to throw in the towel ...