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Brightline will start operating in Miami next weekend
May 12, 2018
Brightline will start operating its passenger train service in downtown Miami next weekend. Brightline, which started operating Jan. 8 between downtown train stations in Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach, will extend service to its MiamiCentral station on May 19. Read more...

Homeownership is the greatest kind of freedom — and it should be for all

With the overwhelming effects of the pandemic and the racial injustices people are facing and fighting every single day, one common need is emphasized now more than ever: the American dream.... read more

How this essential industry will evolve post-COVID-19

Real estate is an essential service, and there are a number of ways we as industry professionals can navigate the new realities of our practice. Here's how I see our industry changing in the near future.... read more

The Real Word: Should we end open houses?

Watch Byron Lazine and Nicole White give a real estate agent’s perspective on industry-related topics. This week, they'll discuss a few ways agents can practice safety at open houses and the Houston Association of Realtors' decision to change the term "master" bedroom.... read more

Smart home tech for agents: The niftiest smart kitchen devices today

The kitchen is one of the most frequently used (and loved) areas of a home, especially now. To make day-to-day life more convenient, here are the top smart gadgets and appliances for the kitchen.... read more

Stop the name-calling! Let’s fix the broken system

Agents need to find the discrimination and exclusive institutions in the industry and start dismantling them one at a time. It's time to rebuild them to be inclusive and anti-racist. If not now — when?... read more

Fast (and well-timed), video-tour app Replay Listings hits all the marks

Co-founded by a former agent and currently available to New York City agents, the web and mobile video listing portal has its sights set on major market expansion, and it might have the chops to pull it off.... read more

David Terbeek knows when to tell a client it’s not the right time to buy

"The relationship and long-term benefit of working with the client is much more important than that one single sale," the RE/MAX Haven Realty founder said.... read more

Mortgage rates hit all-time low heading into July 4th weekend

The average 30-year mortgage hit a new all-time low of 3.07 percent this week, according to data from Freddie Mac released Thursday.... read more

Goodbye Bel Air, hello Raleigh: The ‘other’ luxury markets heating up

Agents in secondary or up-and-coming luxury markets say business is booming as buyers and sellers find a new sense of normal amid the pandemic.... read more

Home prices begin to stall

Median home prices stayed the same or decreased in 17 states and half of all metros from April to May, according to new figures from Attom Data Solutions.... read more

Aspen in July? Pandemic pushes summer crowds to ski towns

"There is a frenzy of people who want to be here and who will pay anything to be here," broker Carrie Wells told Inman earlier this week.... read more

Corcoran continues franchise growth on both coasts

Less than five months after launching its first franchise affiliate, the Corcoran brand has seen significant growth in 2020.... read more

Unemployment rate continues decline in June, but virus still looms

The real estate sector — not including rental and leasing — added more than 18,000 jobs in June, according to the U.S. Department of Labor.... read more

3 ways to keep your team engaged this summer

Encouraging more time outdoors, from group team-building activities to educational work outings, will keep your team engaged and have a positive impact on the group dynamic.... read more

Meeting new clients for the first time virtually? Nail these 3 basics

Although it was a challenge at first, now we're realizing the enormous benefits of running business in the digital space. That's why teams have to work on having the basics of virtual meetings down pat.... read more

Want to keep your top talent? Do these 4 things regularly

For team leaders, constantly having to replace top talent can be draining, both emotionally and financially. So, make sure you're following these four key points when striving to keep your team members productive and happy.... read more

New data shows agents are feeling optimistic moving into summer

As states reopen, and the housing industry remains a solid place for consumers to invest, recent data from Homesnap indicates that 2020 may finish stronger than expected.... read more

How to fight back against real estate cyberfraud

As with the overwhelming majority of cyberattacks, the most effective defense against real estate fraud is awareness. Here's how you can keep yourself and your clients protected.... read more