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CNN anchor Chris Cuomo is selling his Hamptons home

Well-known CNN anchor Chris Cuomo and his wife have put their beautiful property in the Hamptons on the market for $2.9 million.
Tags: Listings, Lifestyle, Cnn, Radio, Agent, Hamptons, Chris Cuomo, News Brief, Sotheby's International Real Estate, Harald Grant


A cottage built by Frank Lloyd Wright can be yours for $600K

An Illinois ranch cottage created by legendary architect Frank Lloyd Wright in 1913 has hit the market for just under $600,000.
Tags: Listings, Lifestyle, Radio, Agent, Illinois, Frank Lloyd Wright, Coldwell Banker, News Brief, Realtor.com, Diana Matichyn, Sherman Booth


Zillow co-founder Rich Barton back as CEO, Spencer Rascoff out

Zillow co-founder Rich Barton is taking back the reins as CEO, replacing Spencer Rascoff, the real estate tech giant announced amid its fourth quarter 2018 corporate earnings release.
Tags: Technology, Radio, Zillow, Industry News, Spencer Rascoff, Brokerage, News Brief, Rich Barton, Lauren Riefflin


Zillow co-founder Rich Barton returns as CEO, Spencer Rascoff out

Zillow co-founder Rich Barton is taking back the reins as CEO, replacing Spencer Rascoff, the real estate tech giant announced amid its fourth quarter 2018 corporate earnings release.
Tags: Technology, Radio, Zillow, Industry News, Spencer Rascoff, Brokerage, News Brief, Rich Barton, Lauren Riefflin


This new home-equity tool is like CreditKarma for home value

HSH.com is a mortgage industry and content resource and has launched KnowEquity Tracker and Projector to help homeowners manage their equity.
Tags: Technology, Radio, Great Recession, HSH, Home Values, Select, News Brief, Zestimate, Home Equity, Home Equity Loans, HSH.com, Banking & Lending, Home Valuations, Mortgage Data, KnowEquity Tracker & Projector, KnowEquity Tracker


JP & Associates latest brokerage to offer health care to agents

Texas-based JP & Associates Realtors is the latest real estate company to offer its agents an associated health care plan, the company announced.
Tags: Texas, Radio, Health Care, Compass, Industry News, Associates, NAR, Keller Williams, Realogy, Brokerage, News Brief, RE/MAX, HomeSmart, Bob Goldberg, JP Piccinini, JP Associates Realtors


Chase vows to close mortgages in 3 weeks — or hand you $1,000

Chase Home Lending vowed on Wednesday to close any borrower's mortgage application within 21 days — or write out a check for $1,000.
Tags: Lifestyle, Radio, Chase, Markets & Economy, News Brief, Sean Grzebin, Chase Home Lending, Banking & Lending


Existing-home sales hit 3-year low

Existing home sales fell for the third consecutive month in January, according to the latest release from the National Association of Realtors (NAR).
Tags: Data, Radio, Industry News, NAR, Lawrence Yun, Markets & Economy, News Brief, Home Prices, Home Sales, Nar Existing Home Sales


Open Listings in Dallas gets folded into the Opendoor brand

Open Listings will cease using its own branding in Dallas this month and carry on under the banner of Opendoor, which became its parent company last fall.
Tags: Texas, Technology, Radio, Dallas, Industry News, Brokerage, News Brief, Opendoor, Dallas-Fort Worth, Open Listings, Discount Brokerage, iBuyer


Discount brokerage Trelora promotes Brady Miller to CEO

Brady Miller, the new CEO, has been at Trelora since August. He previously served as the CFO of Leeds West Group, which owns and manages automotive repair businesses. 
Tags: Radio, Denver, Industry News, Brokerage, News Brief, Joshua Hunt, Trelora, Brady Miller, Buyers Tools, Flat Fee Brokerage, Agent Commission, Leeds West Group


New York City issues subpoenas for over 20,000 Airbnb listings

New York City regulators are demanding Airbnb hand over details of more than 20,000 apartment listings in a sweeping attempt to regulate short-term rentals.
Tags: Technology, New York City, Radio, Bill De Blasio, Airbnb, Industry News, Markets & Economy, News Brief, Chris Lehane, Spectrum1 News


1 million StreetEasy accounts have been hacked

Roughly a million StreetEasy accounts have been hacked and their information put up for sale on the dark web, the company confirmed Tuesday evening.
Tags: Technology, New York City, Hack, Data Breach, Radio, Hacking, Hackers, Dark Web, Zillow, Industry News, News Brief, StreetEasy


One million StreetEasy accounts have been hacked

Roughly a million StreetEasy accounts have been hacked and their information put up for sale on the dark web, the company confirmed Tuesday evening.
Tags: Technology, New York City, Hack, Data Breach, Radio, Hacking, Hackers, Dark Web, Zillow, Industry News, News Brief, StreetEasy


Rent soars in Phoenix — and most of the Southwest: CoreLogic

As single-family rental rates continue to grow, the Southwest is seeing huge increases, according data by CoreLogic released Tuesday.
Tags: Analysis, Radio, Predictive Analytics, Southwest, Phoenix, CoreLogic, Markets & Economy, News Brief, Molly Boesel


Luxury Portfolio International rebrands, unveils new logo

Luxury Portfolio International, the high-end branch of the Leading Real Estate Companies of the World network, has rebranded.
Tags: Technology, Lifestyle, Radio, Industry News, News Brief, Leading Real Estate Companies of the World, Luxury Portfolio International


Builder confidence rises amid low interest rates: NAHB index

Builder confidence climbed for the second straight month, according to data from the National Association of Home Builders and Wells Fargo.
Tags: Radio, Wells Fargo, Industry News, Builders, National Association of Home Builders, Markets & Economy, News Brief, NAHB, Builder Confidence, Housing Market INdex


Google Analytics for real estate?

Agentology has launched a new dashboard feature that it describes as a Google Analytics-like information stream for real estate marketing campaigns.
Tags: Technology, Google Analytics, Analysis, Radio, Lead Generation, Industry News, Select, News Brief, Agentology, David Tal


Realty One Group axes leader of a top producing team

The Sibbach Team reportedly included about 40 people, while the re-formed eXp version has 30 — though some of the members on the new team were existing eXp agents who joined after the move.
Tags: Radio, Agent, Exclusive, Industry News, Brokerage, Select, News Brief, Realty One, Realty ONE Group, Kuba Jewgieniew, Agent Teams, Jeff Sibbach, Jeff Sibbach and Phil Sexton, Phil Sexton, Sibbach team


New FAA law will require drones to display registration

In conjunction with the Department of Transportation, the Federal Aviation Administration announced it’s fast-tracking a one-time interim law that mandates licensed operators prominently display a "unique identifier" on all vehicles. In essence, a vehicle registration number.
Tags: Technology, Marketing, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, Radio, Drones, Agent, Faa, UAS, Aerial Photography, Uav, Aerial Video, News Brief, Listing Marketing, Unmanned Aerial Systems


Groundfloor offers company shares at $15 in new public offering

Groundfloor, an open platform for investing in real estate, is offering shares of its company for $15 in new online public offering.
Tags: Crowdsourcing, IPOs, Radio, Mortgage, Real Estate Development, Industry News, Select, News Brief, Real Estate Investing, Home Flipping, Banking & Lending, Groundfloor, Home Investing, Public Offerings, Stock Sale


Keller Williams debuts Command, its new AI-powered CRM

To produce Command, Keller Williams worked with 27,000 people — many of them agents — and had engineers go through other CRMs to see what worked well. The goal was to create something that was customizable, and which could be configured according to the needs of agents.
Tags: Mobile, Technology, Content Marketing, Data, Radio, Agent, CRM, Command, Keller Williams, Gary Keller, Select, News Brief, Kelle, Artificial intelligence (AI, Keller Williams Family Reunion, Keller Williams Command


Ben Kinney Companies scoops up 2 real estate tech businesses

Ben Kinney Companies announced Friday it has acquired a pair of Canadian businesses that specialize in artificial intelligence and website creation.
Tags: Technology, Radio, Canada, Industry News, IDX, Brokerage, News Brief, Ben Kinney, Ben Kinney Companies, Articifial Intelligence, Gabbi.ai, Redman Tech


Timothy Leary’s trippy LSD den hits the market for $1.5M

The California house that famed psychologist and drug proponent Timothy Leary once used to manufacture LSD is for sale, with a $1.495 million price tag.
Tags: California, Listings, Lifestyle, Collection, Radio, Agent, Timothy Leary, News Brief, Brotherhood of Eternal Love, Pacific Sotheby's International Realty, Fobes Estate, Hitchcock Estate, Timothy McTavish


She collected rent from tenants but never delivered it to landlords. Now she could lose her license

The proprietor of two Tennessee real estate companies has been accused of collecting rent from tenants and failing to deliver the money to landlords.
Tags: Technology, Lifestyle, Radio, Tennessee, Agent, News Brief, Eagle Lane Properties Management, Eagle Lane Realty, Marlene McGhee, Sandra Meabon


A look at the homes of the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills

Sales, robberies and rentals — it's been a big year for the socialites on the latest season of Bravo's "Real Housewives of Beverly Hills."
Tags: Technology, Lifestyle, Radio, Bravo, Beverly Hills, Agent, Trevor Noah, Real Housewives Of Beverly Hills, Jason Derulo, John Mellencamp, News Brief, Mauricio Umansky, Kyle Richards, Dorit Kemsley, The Agency, Teddi Jo Mellencamp


Major mudslide in California prompts evacuations

More than 50 families were evacuated from their homes after a storm caused a major mudslide and flooding  in Sausalito, California.
Tags: California, Lifestyle, Radio, Agent, Markets & Economy, News Brief, Mudslide, Cynthia Fleming, Lori Burress


Redfin’s all-cash homebuying offers are usually rejected

Glenn Kelman said most who receive offers from his company's iBuyer program reject those offers, but he argued that the program still helps sell houses.
Tags: Technology, California, Radio, Dallas, Redfin, Glenn Kelman, Industry News, Markets & Economy, Select, News Brief, Opendoor, Redfin Now, Offerpad, iBuyer, Ibuying


Redfin Now’s all-cash homebuying offers are usually rejected

Glenn Kelman said most who receive offers from his company's iBuyer program reject those offers, but he argued that the program still helps sell houses.
Tags: Technology, California, Radio, Dallas, Redfin, Glenn Kelman, Industry News, Markets & Economy, Select, News Brief, Opendoor, Redfin Now, Offerpad, iBuyer, Ibuying


Redfin iBuyer offers usually rejected: Redfin chief executive

Glenn Kelman said most who receive offers from his company's iBuyer program reject those offers, but he argued that the program still helps sell houses.
Tags: Technology, California, Radio, Dallas, Redfin, Glenn Kelman, Industry News, Markets & Economy, Select, News Brief, Opendoor, Redfin Now, Offerpad, iBuyer, Ibuying


Redfin beats expectations with over $124M in revenue for Q4 2018

Those earnings represent an increase of 30 percent compared to the fourth quarter of 2017, the company also revealed. Redfin also saw a net loss in the final three months of 2018 of $12.2 million, compared $1.8 million during the same period in 2017.
Tags: Wall Street, Markets, Radio, Earnings Report, Redfin, Industry News, Markets & Economy, Brokerage, Select, News Brief, Redfin Earnings