Real estate business

Develop pillars of income in your real estate business – RISMedia

A pillar is generally defined as “a person or thing considered to reliably provide essential support for something”. While developing additional sources of income outside of your real estate career is important to building wealth, building income pillars within your business is just as important. Whether you are a new agent or have years of […]

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Inspiration from the industry: an assessment of the disruptions in the residential real estate sector

According to National Association of Realtors, “87% of buyers purchased their home through a real estate agent or broker, a share that has steadily increased from 69% in 2001.” Yet, interestingly, 50% of buyers say they found their home online, compared to 28% through their agent, suggesting that buyers are using technology as a valuable […]

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A powerful tool for the real estate industry – RISMedia

In today’s digital world, it’s more important than ever for businesses to make the most of social media. With endless potential connections and a constant flow of communication, real estate agents and brokers have arguably the most powerful tool at their fingertips, to not only build relationships, but also a successful business, making the most […]

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Tamala Hamilton Real Estate Broker

For Tamala Hamilton, working in real estate means seeing her clients realize their dreams of homeownership and living a defining moment by their side. Her path to the industry was roundabout but inevitable: after years as a flight attendant, Hamilton entered the real estate business in 2012. For her, the catalyst for change was the […]

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Building a Virtual Real Estate Business: Jason Gesing

Podcast: Play in a new window | To download (Length: 38:46 – 88.7 Mo) | To integrate Subscribe: | Subscribe to Elite Agent eXp Realty is a global cloud-based agency that has taken the industry by storm, with over 22,000 agents joining the group in North America and the UK. When eXp entered Australia last […]

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Eliminate New York Real Estate Brokerage Fees for Tenants

Register for “THE CITY Scoop”, Our daily newsletter where we send you stories like this in the morning. UPDATE: On Monday, February 10, a state Supreme Court judge issued a temporary restraining order blocking the state’s limit on brokerage fees paid by the tenant, while a trial filed by members of the real estate industry […]

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New York’s real estate industry reeling from brokerage fee ban

Hello and welcome to New York Minute, a roundup of New York news you need to know today. Send stories you think should be included to tips@curbed.com. Here’s how the real estate industry is reacting to the ban on brokerage fees New York’s real estate industry is reeling from unexpected guidelines issued by state regulators […]

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The real estate sector reeling from the surprise decision on brokerage fees

New York’s real estate sector was in shock Thursday after a surprise ruling by state regulators that tenants cannot be charged brokerage fees. The State Department blindsided the company and even lawmakers on Tuesday when it released a clarification of rent legislation passed last year, saying landlords must now pay brokerage fees — not tenants […]

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Top Residential Real Estate Broker Steven Cohen Joins Douglas Elliman

NEW YORK, February 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Douglas Elliman Real Estate, the largest brokerage in the new York metropolitan area and the second largest independent residential real estate agency in United States by sales volume, is pleased to announce that steven cohen and his team joined the firm. In addition to Cohen, members of the […]

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Donna Spears serves the real estate industry at the highest level in the state

RICHMOND, Indiana — Donna Spears doesn’t just like selling houses. Associate broker at Coldwell Banker Lingle in Richmond, she is interested in all that the real estate profession entails. From now on, it represents the profession at the highest level of the State. Governor Eric Holcomb appointed Spears to the Indiana Real Estate Commission, which […]