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Trulia building Google Glass consumer app - Inman.com

Mon, 06/03/2013 - 23:24

Trulia building Google Glass consumer app
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Using Google's API for its breakthrough new wearable computer technology, Google Glass, Trulia is building an app for the device that will give consumers a new way to shop for a home using the cutting-edge technology. The app, Trulia for Glass, will ...

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Tips for defusing explosive real estate situations - Inman.com

Mon, 06/03/2013 - 18:01

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Tips for defusing explosive real estate situations
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You just presented a very low offer and one of the sellers goes ballistic. How do you respond: “Fight, flight or freeze?” Physiologist Walter Cannon first described the “fight or flight” reaction in 1932. Fight or flight is a complex, instantaneous ...

Real estate franchisor builds website, app for children - Inman.com

Mon, 06/03/2013 - 16:49

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Real estate franchisor builds website, app for children
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Australian real estate franchising giant LJ Hooker has launched a website and app targeted at children as young as 4, saying it's out to build “a positive relationship with the next generation of … real estate buyers and sellers.” The children's ...

Dotloop releases new version of paperless transaction software - Inman.com

Mon, 06/03/2013 - 07:38

Dotloop releases new version of paperless transaction software
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Dotloop has released a new version of its paperless transaction management software with extensive changes that founder and CEO Austin Allison says amount to a “fresh start for the company from a product perspective.” Allison also said the company will ...

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Buyers won't rush to beat rising mortgage rates - Inman.com

Fri, 05/31/2013 - 19:09

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Buyers won't rush to beat rising mortgage rates
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Tough, strange week. On Tuesday the trading and investment world returned from golf and beaches with one thought in mind: Sell bonds. No new data, no new Fed talk, blow out the 10-year T-note's February-March 2.05 percent high to 2.15 percent on ...

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Obeo adds mobile component to marketing system - Inman.com

Fri, 05/31/2013 - 14:31

Obeo adds mobile component to marketing system
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Real estate marketing tools provider Obeo had added a mobile component to its automated marketing system allowing agents to order up virtual tours, property websites, videos and mobile marketing packages on the go. Obeo's EasyEdge system employs ...

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Commission discounts can bring sellers out of the woodwork - Inman.com

Thu, 05/30/2013 - 19:02

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Commission discounts can bring sellers out of the woodwork
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The market has indeed shifted. But this isn't anything like the shift that happened when the housing market crashed, and we entered the Great Recession and housing depression. This market shift had been a positive experience. Prices are rising, but are ...

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Focus, adapt and get real - Inman.com

Thu, 05/30/2013 - 15:39

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Focus, adapt and get real
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Redfin expands to California's Inland Empire - Inman.com

Thu, 05/30/2013 - 13:46

Redfin expands to California's Inland Empire
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Redfin has now opened up shop in the Corona, Murrieta, Temecula and Chino areas of California's Inland Empire region, offering sellers and buyers in those areas direct access to Redfin agents, the technology-focused brokerage announced today.

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Rising home prices denting short sales - Inman.com

Thu, 05/30/2013 - 04:06

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Rising home prices denting short sales
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Rising home prices in many markets may be giving underwater homeowners the determination to stick it out in the hopes of being able to eventually sell at a profit, stunting the continued growth of short sales, data aggregator RealtyTrac reported today.

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Somebody to make your cold calls - Inman.com

Wed, 05/29/2013 - 17:33

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Somebody to make your cold calls
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A new service from Brooklyn, N.Y.-based Elite Connect Inc. offers to save agents from having to pick up the phone and call strangers to scare up listing presentations. For $2,599 per year — and a $500 cut per closed transaction — Elite Connect will ...

Trulia mapping rents, natural hazards - Inman.com

Wed, 05/29/2013 - 04:00

Trulia mapping rents, natural hazards
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Zillow now producing local market reports - Inman.com

Tue, 05/28/2013 - 19:22

Zillow now producing local market reports
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Zillow will now release city-level market “snapshots” — one focused on homeownership and another on rentals — in 30 large metros the firm tracks, the company announced today. The reports, based on the Zillow Home Value Index and the Zillow Rent Index ...

Nimble: 'Relationship' management for the social media age - Inman.com

Tue, 05/28/2013 - 19:10

Nimble: 'Relationship' management for the social media age
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Jon Ferrara, a co-founder of GoldMine, one of the first customer relationship management (CRM) platforms for small- and medium-sized businesses, is back with a new platform for the social media age. Ferrara launched Nimble in 2011 as a way for people ...

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Google ups the ante with new products, updates - Inman.com

Tue, 05/28/2013 - 19:06

Google ups the ante with new products, updates
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Executives with search engine giant Google recently rolled out a plethora of product updates at the company's annual I/O conference in San Francisco. If you've got four hours to kill, check out the recorded keynote. If not, here's the breakdown and ...

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Make your website welcoming to foreign buyers - Inman.com

Tue, 05/28/2013 - 15:59

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Make your website welcoming to foreign buyers
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When it comes to reaching international buyers, you already have an advantage. That's because, as an Inman reader, you are probably more digitally savvy than the average agent. This is important because international property buyers tend to rely ...

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Corcoran: Tumblr an 'incredibly effective' marketing tool - Inman.com

Tue, 05/28/2013 - 13:03

Corcoran: Tumblr an 'incredibly effective' marketing tool
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With more than 115,000 subscribers, Corcoran's “10 a.m. Special” Tumblr page won out among last week's #madREskillz entries. To learn more about the blogging platform, we asked Corcoran's director of interactive product and marketing, Matthew Shadbolt ...

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Long Realty bakes VOW capability into new mobile app - Inman.com

Tue, 05/28/2013 - 10:11

Long Realty bakes VOW capability into new mobile app
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Tucson, Ariz.-based Long Realty has a sleek new consumer-facing mobile app for Android, iPhone and iPad that surfaces data from multiple listing services (MLS) including information typically reserved for agents like details about recently sold homes.

Years of slow recovery, low rates lie ahead - Inman.com

Fri, 05/24/2013 - 18:52

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Years of slow recovery, low rates lie ahead
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During the Inquisition, the first step in extracting a confession or recantation of heresy was to show the accused the instruments to be used in the next stage. A glance at tongs, or the rack, and many would sing on the spot. So it was this week. The ...

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Calculated Risk blogger agrees: 'We're in Nirvana for housing' [VIDEO] - Inman.com

Fri, 05/24/2013 - 18:20

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Calculated Risk blogger agrees: 'We're in Nirvana for housing' [VIDEO]
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One of the first people to warn about homes becoming overvalued during the boom, finance and economics blogger Bill McBride, says housing's future is “so bright, (he's) gotta wear shades.” With household formation expected to pick up, and trends in ...