The Age of Amazon Lesson 1: What Causes Incumbents to Fall?

A series on what the new business environment may tell us about residential brokerage. Amazon has succeeded in trashing more than a few industries. There are some who claim that the myriad of retail declines or outright failures can be laid at the doorstep of Amazon. Surely, they have changed how...

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LendingTree Ranks Most Competitive Housing Markets

We’ve been hearing for years about competitive housing markets, but with low housing inventory and rising home prices, almost any market/city can be competitive these days. What it really comes down to is the competition among buyers. If you’re shopping in a market where most of your competition...

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77 FACTS ABOUT CYBER CRIMES ONE SHOULD KNOW IN 2018

Not too long ago we shared an article emphasizing the dangers of using non original passwords  for personal accounts. You would be surprised by the number of people still using ‘1234’ as their password! However, judging from the below infographic some of the world’s leading...

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How to Spend Your Digital Marketing Dollars This Year

Digital marketing goals to boost your bang for your buck. A start of a new year brings new business goals and objectives. Included in these resolutions should be a plan to maximize and track your digital marketing dollars to ensure your brokerage is receiving a tangible return on investment....

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Edina Realty President Recognized for Empowerment; Mentorship

Edina Realty, the largest residential real estate company in Minnesota and western Wisconsin, announced today that president Sharry Schmid has been recognized as one of the 2017 Minnesota Business magazine “Women Who Lead” Honorees. The 48 honorees, chosen for using their expertise and voice to...

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How to Build a Realtor Wardrobe

If there’s one thing that’s true for all real estate professionals, it’s that they’re always on the go. From customer meetings to open houses and everything in between, it’s often hard to prepare for the day knowing that anything could happen before you go home at night. However, it’s important to...

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The Inventory Crunch Continues

Premium homes saw largest declines in four years, while starter and trade-up home inventory continues to dwindle Today, Trulia®, a home and neighborhood resource for homebuyers and renters, released the findings from its quarterly Trulia Inventory and Price Watch. This quarter’s report found...

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