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Real estate reacts to joint GOP tax plan
The Republican tax reform plan has elicited reactions from prominent organizations and individuals in real estate across the country. Here’s a collection of what we’ve seen so far ...
Hear the next generation of leadership at Inman Connect
Inman has designed an exclusive program for Inman Connect New York (January 22-26) to give you a first-hand look at this new crop of industry leaders ...
Connect the Speakers: Simon Sinek and the future-proof you
Simon Sinek is a best-selling author, visionary thinker and captivating speaker who wants us all to find fulfilling and lasting work ...
Freddie Mac unveils plan to fix affordable housing shortage
The Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation, otherwise known as Freddie Mac, announced on Monday a three-pronged plan to buoy affordable housing amidst historically low inventory nationwide. The government-sponsored entity’s three-year “Duty to Serve” plan, spearheaded in May and approved by ...
10 real estate predictions all agents should care about
With this year coming to a close, there were many moments of major advancements in technology through out the year that are finding their way into our real estate world ...
How to make real estate work for clients with allergies
Earlier this year, I nearly died after being stung by a bee. I was unhooking a lead rope from a horse trailer, and I didn’t see the tiny wasps nest right above my hand until it was too late, and one of them fell into my jacket sleeve and stung me. I was alone, and I knew I was in deep trouble ...
Do you have what it takes to be a top performer in 2018?
Would you like for 2018 to be the year that you enter the ranks of top performers? The difference between top performance versus mediocre performance is often quite small ...
BoomTown’s integrated platform brings growth-minded real estate teams into the digital age
All successful real estate agents have that moment, when they sit down and realize they can’t keep doing business as usual while they grow: their sanity, efficiency and business won’t hold up with the status quo ...
Grow your real estate business with a thriving company culture
Healthy culture is as vital to real estate success as responding lighting fast to leads, using a smartphone and networking. No matter your real estate role, you have the power to define and shape the culture of your workplace ...
What exactly can NAR REach do for your tech company?
Dave T. Garland took to the stage at Hacker Connect to explain the value of the National Association of Realtors' (NAR) REach program, the world's top growth accelerator for new real estate tech companies ...
The latest on tax reform
Stay updated with our latest coverage on the Republican tax reform legislation, which President Trump intends to sign ...
How long until mortgages are affected by short-term rate hikes?
A big week for news, especially for mid-December, but so scattered across the economic spectrum that sorting important versus not takes some work ...
What to expect when you’re Connecting: First-time attendees
There are many things members of the Inman community know how to do really well, and you can be sure to count problem solving, having fun and learning from each other among them. This is no more apparent than during Inman Connect New York (January 22-26 2018), where over 5,000 attendees from 25 countries will gather to hear more than 300 speakers share their insights for ...
Bitcoin mortgages are a thing now, but should they be?
Even if turning to home refinancing to buy bitcoin is the same as taking out a mortgage to renovate a bathroom in the long run, it sounds riskier ...
Republicans finalize tax reform bill for vote before holiday recess
State and local tax deductions, once all but eliminated in earlier versions of the bill, would be expanded to include income tax, but capped at $10, ...
Nextdoor partners with Tribus on real estate listing and lead integration
Real estate tech provider Tribus is partnering with neighborhood-based social networking site Nextdoor to allow for direct listing and lead integration between the two platforms, according to an announcement tweeted out by Tribus on Thursday ...
Read NAR CEO Bob Goldberg’s letter on Inman’s Upstream report
Today, Goldberg sent an email to NAR members stating that Upstream has "since the very beginning" included "both a member and non-member pricing approach." ...
Redfin’s 8 predictions for the 2018 housing market
Redfin chief economist Nela Richardson says fears about an impending housing bubble can be put to rest, thanks to a solid sale-to-list ratio and declining homebuyer debt in the nation's most competitive and high-priced markets, but tax reform could negatively impact homeowners and dissuade aspiring homebuyers, which will prolong inventory shortages and high mortgage rates that have risen to their highest level in 10 years ...