'Broken Windws' Theory Can Be Applied To Real Estate Regulation
Real estate regulators should consider adopting the 'broken windows' theory of policing. They might discover -- as various police departments have -- that by paying attention to relatively minor transgressions, they are liable to experience a reduction in the number of major transgressions.
Real Estate Gifts Can Disrupt Family Harmony
Unresolved family issues and ingrained family dynamics can stand between you and your real estate goals. PJ Wade enlists READER INPUT to further explore the impact of a real estate wedding gift on a newly-wed couple and family relationships.
What’s hot and what’s not in 2019 kitchen trendsMoving into 2019, homeowners are making the kitchen the focal point of meeting health and wellness goals. Find out what buyers are looking for here....Read More
Opendoor will hand out pumpkins to people who download its appThe well-funded homebuying startup is hosting an extravagant Halloween bash tomorrow, Sunday, October 14, in one of its Phoenix-area homes-for-sale featuring the "world's first-ever in-home pumpkin patch," complete with 750 pumpkins representing the 750 homes Opendoor purchased in the area over the summer....Read More
Constellation acquires Baynet WorldCREG sought Baynet as a natural evolution in its effort to consolidate technology solutions for real estate professionals under a single brand....Read More
Student loan marketplace Credible.com jumps into mortgage industryCredible.com CEO Stephen Dash explains how he plans to revolutionize the mortgage refinance industry by putting the consumer experience first....Read More
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Homesnap to feature Matterport 3D home tours more prominentlyHomesnap has upgraded its multiple listing service-connected home-browsing app to include Matterport home tours more prominently....Read More
SoFi founder’s new startup launches 5-minute approvals for home equity loansDisgraced former SoFi CEO Mike Cagney is back with a new venture, just over a year after resigning from the company he helped found over sexual harassment allegations....Read More
How are agents (and their clients) coping with stock market jitters?The stock market’s slump this week likely has many in the real estate industry wondering what the downswing means for their bottom line. ...Read More
Rent-to-own startup Divvy Homes raises $30M to expand in Ohio, Tennessee and GeorgiaDivvy Homes, a real estate startup that allows would-be homeowners to pay a portion of rent while investing equity, has raised $30 million in Series A funding for its rent-to-own platform....Read More
Matterport sues rival GeoCV in 3D home tour showdownMatterport is suing GeoCV for infringing on the patent that guards its 3D home tour technology, the company confirmed to Inman on Thursday....Read More