Real Estate News for Realtors and Brokers

Wisconsin RE/MAX agent strikes social media gold with parody
With his slicked-back hair, full sleeve tattoos, nose ring and spot-on early-2000s punk rock singing voice, Wisconsin RE/MAX agent Colin Schindler struck social media gold this week with his MTV Total Request Live-worthy remake of Blink-182's "All The Small Things," appropriately dubbed "All The Listings."

Get ready for the glitter: It’s Luxury Month at Inman
This month, Inman looks at luxury real estate to develop a working definition and determine how to differentiate services for discerning luxury clients.

PIMCO saw a bright future for now-bankrupt mortgage lender FGMC
The investment management firm acquired nonbank mortgage lender First Guaranty Mortgage as part of broader strategy to serve lower end of market.

An exclusive preview: The biggest luxury deals of 2022 (so far)
Here's a preview of what's to come as we kick off Luxury Month and dive into the biggest market trends of 2022. Check back next week as Inman ranks the biggest deals of the past 12 months.

Top Fort Lauderdale agent joins Douglas Elliman
Julie Jones is bringing her specialization in waterfront properties to Douglas Elliman's Fort Lauderdale office.

Texas’ growing Asian American and Pacific Islander presence
Having grown up in Texas, broker-owner Kelley Liu has seen first-hand how the Texas AAPI population has influenced the state and its markets, and vice-versa.

Inquiries, YouTubers, layoffs: Inman’s Top 5 stories of the week (June 24-30, 2022)
Looking for a quick catch-up on the buzziest stories of the past seven days? Here's Inman Top 5, the most essential stories of the week, according to Inman readers.

NYC listing with glorious in-kitchen shower hits market for mere $1.5M
The listing in Manhattan is for two separate apartments next to each other — but there's a catch, and it's a big one.

Wary sellers back off asking prices in June housing slowdown
The typical asking price for a home on the market took a modest downward turn in late May and early June, a sign of a softening market.

Tim Heyl lays out the 3 key issues Power Buyers should focus on today
Power buyers became synonymous with cash offers during the first two years of the COVID housing market. Homeward's CEO shares what's next for the sector ahead of Inman Connect Las Vegas.

Artur’In offers a few unique touches to warrant a spot in your marketing stack: Tech Review
Artur'In automates marketing campaigns and content around new listings or team accomplishments and agent brands.

Affordable housing you say?
Housing could be made more affordable, according to broker Teresa Boardman. The problem? It's not in enough people's self-interest to do so.

Buyers are still competing. Here’s how to best help them
Even though the market is cooling, low inventory will continue to drive competitive offers. Try these strategies to help them come out on top.

Stake secures $12M in Series A funding to incentivize renters
Stake, which offers banking services and cash rewards to renters for being proactive in their occupancy, has secured a Series A funding round of $12 million.

Making $67K? That’s no longer enough to buy the typical US home
The second quarter of 2022 saw the affordability of the typical home purchase erode at the fastest pace in at least two decades.

Don’t let the market define you: 3 ways to reset your attitude
The recent market shift has some real estate professionals responding out of fear. Instead, writes coach Todd Duncan, dig down and get in touch with the fundamentals to develop a service-oriented approach that will win the day.

LGBTQ+ Real Estate Alliance blasts NAR for supporting Anti-LGBTQ candidates
In the wake of the worst two years of anti-LGBTQ legislation, the LGBTQ+ Real Estate Alliance calls on the National Association of Realtors and its lobbying arm, the Realtor Political Action Committee to stop funding local, state or nationally-elected legislators who support anti-LGBTQ laws.

Zillow vs. Opendoor: Who’s doing it better right now?
Opendoor made over 2 million offers to curious homeowners in 2021, exponentially more than ever before. According to Mike DelPrete, this highlights the growing potential of Opendoor's top-of-the-funnel customer appeal — which is beginning to rival Zillow.

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