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The Impact of Technology

If technology is a truly sustainable competitive advantage, then why does Redfin need to discount its charges to consumers?

If technology is a truly sustainable competitive advantage, then why does Compass have to acquire agents to build its business?

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If technology is a truly sustainable competitive advantage, then why can’t we find evidence that brokerage firms that are huge users of tech have any different levels of productivity or profit margins than those that aren’t big users?

Once Berkshire Hathaway, Keller Williams, Realogy and RE/MAX all have fully developed and integrated platforms, or at least ones that are mostly indistinguishable from each other and other realty firms, how will they be any more differentiated from each other than they are today?

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2021 Market Leaders: Compass, flat-fee brokers make noise

RealTrends Market Leaders ranks the top residential real estate firms in over 160 different metropolitan areas based on 2021 RealTrends 500 brokerage rankings.

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Michael Altneu named Coldwell Banker VP of luxury program

In his new position, Altneu is responsible for assisting a network of real estate agents across 2,900 offices and 40 countries and territories. Altneu said he looks forward to the challenge. 

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