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MLS of Choice – A CMLS Webinar with NAR

MLS of Choice – A CMLS Webinar with NAR

There’s a CMLS webinar tomorrow (May 1st) those of you interested in the topic of MLS of Choice (see here for more context) may be interested in. More details: The recent changes to MLS policy by the National Association of REALORS® (NAR) means that association-owned MLSs must offer subscribers who meet defined criteria the option

Career Opening: Director of Industry Outreach for Zillow Group

Career Opening: Director of Industry Outreach for Zillow Group

Zillow Group has a new career opportunity for some fortunate soul. Director, Industry Outreach. Aka Jay Thompson’s current job. The question is, who wants to replace Jay Thompson once he retires? I’m not sure who can fill such big shoes. Few are as like-able, humble, or gracious as the man I still think of as the

Encroaching on Incumbents, and Pink Realty

Encroaching on Incumbents, and Pink Realty

I was just reading The Hard Truth about Original Content this morning about content. One part I wanted to highlight, which I 100% agree with: Better branding is ALMOST NEVER enough to unseat an incumbent. Sure you may steal market share, but good luck getting the top spot. Literally a couple minutes later, I visited the Inman home

Meet the Real Estate Tech Founder: David Shapiro from EquiFi Corporation

Meet the Real Estate Tech Founder: David Shapiro from EquiFi Corporation

In our latest real estate tech entrepreneur interview, we’re speaking with  David Shapiro, co-founder of EquiFi Corporation. Without further ado… What do you do? I created EquiFi to be a blend of a Fintech and Specialty Finance Company. It offers an equity-based home financing product for homeowners and homebuyers and give investors access to home

The Century 21 Rebrand with CEO Nick Bailey

The Century 21 Rebrand with CEO Nick Bailey

I’m certainly a fan of the new Century 21 branding. Below is an episode of Listings Bits: an interview Greg Robertson did with Century 21’s CEO, Nick Bailey. Happy listening. [via VendorAlley] About Drew Meyers Founder of Geek Estate Blog / Geek Estate Labs. Zillow Alum. Travel addict & co-founder of Horizon. Social entrepreneurship &

Houses that Unfold with the Click of a Button

Houses that Unfold with the Click of a Button

Drew Meyers Founder of Geek Estate Blog / Geek Estate Labs. Zillow Alum. Travel addict & co-founder of Horizon. Social entrepreneurship & microfinance advocate. Fan of Red Hot Chili Peppers and Kiva.  view profileHorizon |Blog | Archives Geek Estate Team  view profile |Blog | Archives Bryn Kaufman Principal Broker and creator of OahuRE.com, one of the most

Geek Estate Newsletter #26 – Are you Selling Green?

Geek Estate Newsletter #26 – Are you Selling Green?

The purpose of Geek Estate’s mastermind community is two fold: Curate the most incredible and diverse membership of real estate innovators, creatives, doers, and creators in the world. Make our members wildly successful in their careers building real estate companies. In this week’s member newsletter (#26), I talk about selling green homes,  a curated green

NYC RE Tech Meetup Tonight: Rental Tech

NYC RE Tech Meetup Tonight: Rental Tech

For those in New York City, the Spring 2018 real estate tech meetup is tonight at 6 pm. The topic is rental technology, and they have a speaker, panel discussion, and BEER! Companies represented: If you can make it, the logistics: When: Thursday, April 26, 2018, 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM EST Where: Rise NYC (43 West 23rd street, 2nd Floor · New

Why is Recruiting So Damn Hard for Brokers?

Why is Recruiting So Damn Hard for Brokers?

Pretty simple. Your “brand” means absolutely nothing. No brand values. No differentiator. If that’s the case (as it is for most real estate companies), the only way you can recruit is by paying more. Solve your brand, and you’ll solve your recruiting issues. [Graphic via business2community.com] About Drew Meyers Founder of Geek Estate Blog / Geek Estate

Sponsored Post: Home Warranty Companies Doing Better Than Ever

Sponsored Post: Home Warranty Companies Doing Better Than Ever

[Note from the editor: This is a sponsored post, from this month’s Geek Estate Blog sponsor, ReviewHomeWarranties.com.] Home warranty is a rather small niche inside real estate but it has been constantly picking up to an extent that a single company, namely American Home Shield, is turning over more than a billion dollars every year.