Opendoor launches… a brokerage?

Housing Wire

The line between traditional iBuyer and brokerage is getting ever-so-blurry for venture-backed startup Opendoor. You will be able to service more buyers and sellers every year by being able to offer products no other brokerage can.”.

Brokerage Benchmarking: Interesting Productivity Figures

Real Trends

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Howard Hanna acquires New York brokerage Rand Realty

Housing Wire

Howard Hanna Real Estate Services closed a huge deal late Tuesday, announcing a strategic partnership with Rand Realty , giving the massive independent brokerage a sizable foothold in the booming suburbs of New York City.

Inman Handbook on choosing a new brokerage


The brokerage an agent or team chooses can make a significant mark on their ongoing success. But with new models and advanced tech, the choice is harder than ever.

Virtual brokerage Real announces $20M funding round


Brokerage Industry News Select Technology agent count agent growth Coronavirus funding round inc 500 real brokerage Real Brokerage Inc Real Pipe LLC real trends tamir poleg virtual brokerage virtual model

3 superpowers indie brokerages have in 2020


After merging with a national brokerage, Andrew Fortune realized there were things about the boutique lifestyle that he’d never find in a national brand. Here are the three major benefits of indie brokerages.

Brokerage uses VR to get consumers inside houses that haven’t been built yet

Housing Wire

based brokerage, announced last week the launch of its custom real estate listing system, PROJETO. The post Brokerage uses VR to get consumers inside houses that haven’t been built yet appeared first on HousingWire. Urban District Realty , a Washington, D.C.-based

Discount real estate brokerage unveils low-cost franchise option


With a strategic combination of digital marketing and branding tools, 1 Percent Lists upended the traditional brokerage structure with great success. Brokerage Sponsored 1 Percent Lists discount brokerage Discount real estate brokerage unveils low-cost franchise option franchise Grant Clayto

The Data On Why Real Estate Agents Leave Their Brokerage

Real Trends

Brokerage Benchmark report Coaching REAL Trends NewsletterCan you predict agent departures? Yes, by examining patterns of behavior. Here’s how.

PSR Brokerage opens office in Gravenhurst

REM Online

The original post can be found at the following URL: PSR Brokerage opens office in Gravenhurst. PSR Brokerage, a luxury boutique brokerage in downtown Toronto, recently opened an office in Gravenhurst, in Ontario’s Muskoka region. News Joshua Chisvin PSR Brokerage Steve Haid

Why real estate brokerages are NOT startups

The American Genius for Real Estate

(BROKERAGE) Brokerages are popping up nationwide that are sleek and modern, but also misinformed as they call themselves startups. The post Why real estate brokerages are NOT startups appeared first on The American Genius Real Estate.

The American Dream Debunked: Independent Brokerages

RIS Media

An independent brokerage, after all, is regarded as the crowning success for building a winning team and starting your own company. “I knew I was ready for a new model that eased many of the overhead and liability issues that came with owning my own brokerage, but my brand? Ribak.

EXp expands brokerage operations to Mexico


It's the sixth international market for the virtual cloud-based real estate brokerage. Brokerage Select eXp Realty exp world holdings international expansion keller williams mexico Michael Valdes VirBELA

How to decide if you’re ready to open your own brokerage


The brokerage business is very different from operating a team. At the end of the day, it takes more than just a license to start and run a successful brokerage. Before you jump in, here’s what you need to prepare for.

Does your brokerage encourage your entrepreneurial spirit?


Brokerage Sponsored brokerage Does your brokerage encourage your entrepreneurial spirit? Being an entrepreneur means you have a deep passion for building something from nothing. It also means you are willing to push yourself to the limit to achieve your goals.

Online Brokerages Provide Added Benefits During COVID

RIS Media

Though the market is volatile, real estate agents are remaining an essential part of the real estate community and real estate brokerages are growing! In California, statistics for May and June 2020 show top brokerages gained 150-plus agents.

Stagnant productivity? 6 tips for recharging your brokerage’s batteries


Agent Brokerage Lead Generation Select Service brokerage brokers mandatory training mentors office office culture referral network resources technologyFalling into a routine can often result in an unmotivated, stagnant workplace — which is why it's important to break those patterns.

Are real estate cafes the future of brokerages?


A few years ago, brick-and-mortar real estate brokerages came under attack as a thing of the past. Virtual brokerages were all the rage. The future of real estate brokerages is a hybrid, cafe-like model. .

Brokerage Valuations: Boosting Your Firm's Value

Real Trends

Brokerage Benchmark report REAL Trends Newsletter ValuationsIt’s time to take a look at your profitability and make your firm more valuable.

Frontgate sheds brokerage to bring boutique brand to exclusive communities


Why would top performers start from scratch after such a significant investment of time with one brokerage? Turns out the brokerage itself wasn’t the brand.

Q3 Brokerage Insights: M&A and Brokerage Valuations

Real Trends

Wondering about the state of M&A and brokerage firm valuations? REAL Trends President Steve Murray and Vice President Scott Wright share their insights each quarter. Here's the report for 2020 Quarter 3. Merger and Acquisitions REAL Trends Insights Valuations

Should brokerages have an internal communication strategy?

The American Genius for Real Estate

(BUSINESS) It's not common to have an internal communication strategy, but your brokerage should. The post Should brokerages have an internal communication strategy? Real Estate Brokerage brokerage communications Real Estate News

The Key to Growing a Highly Successful Brokerage

RIS Media

Most broker/owners feel that recruiting is the most important thing to focus on to grow their brokerage. Here’s how we utilized training as a core pillar to grow our brokerage more than 300 percent in the last three years.

Empowering women to consider their guiding principles in brokerage selection


Learn how the right brokerage reflects your vision and your goals. Agent Sponsored advice for women in real estate andrew sprenkle choose a brokerage Empowering women to consider their guiding principles in brokerage selection iron valley real estate

Recordings of Houston agents by rival brokerage reveal commission steering


Agent Industry News News Brief Select agent commissions antitrust lawsuit buyer steering discount brokerages houston Houston Association of Realtors (HAR) houston chronicle Jack Ryan lockboxes NAR Ethics National Association of Realtors (NAR) real estate agent salary Rex Real Estate U.S.

Stacking the deck: Does choosing the right technology stack give your brokerage a competitive edge?

Housing Wire

And, of course, the brokerage down the street is already a customer (you’re told), so to remain competitive you need to buy it too. HousingStack is a real estate technology landscape that provides a dynamic visual that reflects the rapid changes in the sector.

How did brokerage giants RE/MAX and Keller Williams fare in the second quarter?

Housing Wire

Brokerage giants RE/MAX and Keller Williams announced second-quarter numbers Friday, reflecting a business environment that had its share of ups and downs as a result of COVID-19. The post How did brokerage giants RE/MAX and Keller Williams fare in the second quarter?

Effectively Implementing New Technology: 5 Ways to Maximize Brokerage ROI

RIS Media

This article is the second in a series on effectively implementing new technology at the brokerage level. And if your brokerage doesn’t adapt to change, you’re at risk of losing new business and agents to your competition.

How to grow agent leaders within your team or brokerage


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Earn Your C2EX Brokerage Endorsement

RIS Media

The post Earn Your C2EX Brokerage Endorsement appeared first on RISMedia. NAR PULSE—Find out how when you sign up for the Commitment to Excellence webinar this Friday, Oct. 23 at 10:30 a.m.

2020 Rehash: What Have Brokerage Leaders Learned?

Real Trends

Much has been learned from COVID-19 about how consumers value their homes, but there’s more. Here’s an analysis of the importance of real estate. Leadership Insights REAL Trends Newsletter

Opendoor is seeking real estate agents for ‘Opendoor Brokerage’


Brokerage Select Technology brokerage brokerage license COVID-19 ibuyer offerpad opendoor ZillowA spokesperson for Opendoor clarified that the role will support the "Home Reserve" platform that the iBuyer announced in May.

Online brokerage Compass is planning an IPO

Realty Biz

Online real estate brokerage Compass is planning to go public via an initial public offering. The post Online brokerage Compass is planning an IPO appeared first on RealtyBizNews: Real Estate News. US Real Estate Compass IPO plans real estate brokerage Robert Reffkin Stock Market

Discount brokerage REX takes aim at ‘real estate cartel’


The brokerage is suing Oregon officials, including Gov. Kate Brown, for "antitrust" practices, alleging a law that bans brokerages from providing rebates harms consumers.

San Diego Top 5 Brokerages


With 1,200+ productive agents in San Diego County now (I was #160 in July 2018), we are taking away market share and becoming the dominant brokerage – especially in the coastal markets. The post San Diego Top 5 Brokerages appeared first on