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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...

Rebranded and funded, powerful lead app Auctm grows by $5M

Five-star rated, lead-empowerment app SquadVoice has rebranded from the top down upon Series A funding. The company is called SqaudStack, and the product is now Auctm.... read more

Which brokerages provide the best tech? Inman readers weigh in

On Sunday, Inman Publisher and founder Brad Inman asked the Inman Coast to Coast Facebook community which brokerage provides their network with the best, most useful, most functional technology. Unsurprisingly, responses varied widely across the board.... read more

America’s biggest artificial surf park is coming to Florida — along with 800 new homes

"Willow Lakes," a 200-acre development, will include at least 800 residential homes, 600 hotel rooms, 400,000 square feet of retail and 125,000 square feet of office space.... read more

The motel from ‘Schitt’s Creek’ can be yours soon

The owner was about to put the iconic property on the market before the coronavirus pandemic ground his plans to a halt.... read more

6 tips for creating explosive social media engagement with hashtags

Social media experts Zena Cherian and Chris Rodgers share what real estate agents need to know about using hashtags to drive engagement and growth.... read more

Realogy’s expansion brands CMO shares how to lead with soul

Realogy expansion brands CMO Jen Marchetti shares how she juggles Better Homes and Gardens and ERA's marketing while staying compassionate and authentic.... read more

The 7 do’s and don’ts of becoming a marketing powerhouse

Broker-owners DJ and Lindsey DellaSalla share the top marketing mistakes they've made over the past 14 years and how real estate newbies can avoid them.... read more

Zillow’s former CEO is looking for a startup to take public

Spencer Rascoff is co-chairing a new special-purpose acquisition company and seeking a "business that addresses a large market."... read more

How to decide your brand’s DNA as a new agent

Branding will define who you are as a professional and communicate your value to existing and potential clients. If you're a new agent, here are a few things you should be thinking about when cultivating your brand.... read more

Annie Switt on why ‘Keller Williams’ brand stands for agent-centric’

KW Marketing Vice President Annie Switt discussed the marketing tools the company gives franchises and how Keller Williams guided its network through the early days of the pandemic.... read more

5 ways to pivot your marketing for 2020’s challenges

No one can argue that this year has thrown some major curveballs and forced agents to shift and adapt their business strategies. But what are some of the most effective marketing changes agents have made in 2020? Top agents weigh in.... read more

How ‘The Social Dilemma’ relates to your business

A new docudrama on Netflix highlights the dangers of social media and the many ways these platforms are designed to gather data and manipulate its users. But what does it have to do with your business? Here are a few takeaways.... read more

Take Inman’s latest coronavirus survey here

The pandemic continues to roil the economy and disrupt daily life. Let Inman know how you're doing right now by taking this short survey.... read more

One broker owner’s remarkable story of business growth

Freddy Rodriguez opened the doors to RE/MAX Top Realty in Houston six years ago. In the span of a few years, his tight team of three real estate agents matured to a thriving group of over 50. When listening to Rodriguez describe his business, the impetus behind his success becomes clear: his fervent obsession with the client experience.... read more

Tips for becoming a neighborhood expert

In the above session from Connect Now, David Collins and Alvin Newton of REAL Marketing highlight the latest data from NAR on listings and neighborhood experts and share innovative strategies that keep you ahead of the competition.... read more

Organize experiential events in the times of social distancing

Personal connections are sincerely lacking amid COVID-19. Aren’t we all missing the handshakes, eye contact and occasional hugs exchanged while networking at industry events? With the persistent uncertainty in society since March, RE/MAX quickly pivoted to ensure our network would have the same exceptional experiences for the remainder of the yea... read more

How to remove the friction between your CRM and agent lead response time

In the above session from Connect Now, Douglas Fisher of Constellation discusses how leads are 10 times more likely to convert if they receive a response within five minutes.... read more

The platform that powers my success

I started my real estate career in the mid-1990s and from the first day, I focused on one thing: prospecting for listings. I was fortunate to align myself with a top coaching company, and I committed to following its system. It worked — I ended up creating a huge business. But I did one thing that, looking back now, I regret.... read more

Corcoran follows the suburban boom into Westchester County

The brand is setting up shop in the suburbs north of New York City — just as President Trump seeks to characterize it as "ground zero" for crime.... read more