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6 stories readers might have missed while eating Thanksgiving leftovers

Thanksgiving feasts, Black Friday shopping, football, family feuds … there was a lot to deal with over the weekend, and Inman readers might not have caught all the news happening as a result. It’s understandable. Fortunately, Inman’s got it covered. Whether you were stuffing your face with pumpkin pie or breaking up a near-brawl between

By |2021-11-30T08:51:30-08:00November 29th, 2021|Technology|

New home sales hit 6-month high

New home sales in October increased by a modest 0.4 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 745,000 following a furious September. After increasing by double digits in September 2021, sales of new single-family homes slowed significantly in October, rising by a modest 0.4 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 745,000, the

By |2021-11-25T08:56:13-08:00November 24th, 2021|Technology|

RE/MAX CEO: Balanced housing market, seasonal norms will return

RE/MAX CEO Adam Contos stressed during a third-quarter earnings call Tuesday that the company’s recent investments are beginning to pay off and that it’s on firm footing for 2022. The acquisition of RE/MAX Integra continued to drive RE/MAX Holding’s positive earnings in the third quarter of 2021, company executives said during a preliminary earnings call

By |2021-11-23T08:51:39-08:00November 23rd, 2021|Technology|

RE/MAX delivers record Q3 revenue amid RE/MAX Integra acquisition

The record quarter was largely driven by the company’s purchase in July of RE/MAX Integra, a $235 million deal that marked the largest franchise acquisition in the brokerage’s history. RE/MAX Holdings brought in a record of $91 million in revenue during the third quarter, largely driven by the company’s recent acquisition of RE/MAX Integra, according

By |2021-11-23T08:51:45-08:00November 22nd, 2021|Technology|

Rental property startup Doorvest unveils selling arm and $39M round

The funding round will help the rental homeownership startup add hires, expand into new Sun Belt markets and invest in its product and technology, according to an announcement. Rental homeownership startup Doorvest has raised a total of $39 million in a new funding round, the company announced on Thursday. The startup, which helps consumers buy

By |2021-11-22T09:00:39-08:00November 22nd, 2021|Technology|

How do male luxury agents stay svelte? Hint: Don’t rule out Spanx

Most real estate agents operating in the luxury realm will acknowledge an unspoken expectation to keep up appearances. That typically involves sharp clothes, looking neat and, often, maintaining an unrealistically trim physique. Now, nearly two years after the COVID pandemic prompted lockdowns and higher rates of inactivity, men’s shapewear may be getting its moment in

By |2021-11-20T08:53:13-08:00November 19th, 2021|Technology|

It takes LeBron James 16 hours of work to afford a home. Conor McGregor can buy 1 in half the time

Some of the world’s top athletes move regularly in order to play for different teams, and they often don’t have a problem paying five (or more) figures on monthly rent while they search for a more permanent home. When superstar soccer player Lionel Messi recently switched teams from F.C. Barcelona to Paris Saint-Germain, he rented

By |2021-11-19T08:55:04-08:00November 18th, 2021|Technology|

Housing starts dip modestly in October amid supply chain issues

Privately owned housing starts dipped 0.7 percent in October while single-family housing starts dropped 3.9 percent, according to U.S. Census Bureau residential construction data Privately owned housing starts dipped 0.7 percent in October to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1,520,000, just missing analysts’ expectations of of 1,580,000, according to the U.S. Census Bureau and

By |2021-11-18T08:52:45-08:00November 17th, 2021|Technology|
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