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Up to 500 more homes lost in Hawaii Island east rift zone

What a strange position to be in, actively hoping that your house is destroyed by burning hot lava, Bill Parecki said. That’s the mindset the Elite Pacific Properties agent found himself in this week as all the homes near his own were destroyed by Kilauea volcano’s hungry lava flow. Source: click here

Washington and Texas are the top destinations for millennial movers

Millennials are flocking to smaller cities in large numbers and abandoning major metropolises like New York and Los Angeles, according to a new study from SmartAsset, a tech-based financial education company. Source: click here

JLL Spark made a fund to invest up to $100 million in real estate tech

On July 20th at the Hilton Union Square, San Francisco, join hundreds of real estate investors, brokers and developers when Inman dedicates an entire morning to exploring real estate capital at a bird’s-eye level. Hear from Silicon Valley investors, up-and-coming tech companies, and established brands that are vying for customers and funding. Follow the money […]

Amazon reportedly weighs entrance into home insurance biz

Amazon could be getting into the home insurance business, according to a news story published today in subscription technology publication The Information. The Seattle-based tech and e-commerce giant has been creeping further into the home services sector recently. In May, Amazon and home construction company Lenner announced a partnership to build new smart homes with, […]

Connect the ICSF Sessions: Agent Career Day

How can agents, tech companies and brokerages all move Faster, Better, Together? Learn how this July at Inman Connect San Francisco. Buy your ticket here, and remember that Select members get a $100 discount. Thinking of bringing your team? There are special onsite perks and discounts when you buy those tickets together too. Just contact us […]

Global Insights: Crossing the Rubicon (portals vs. agents)

I admit it: I’ve wanted to use the phrase “Crossing the Rubicon” in an update for a while now. Conveniently, real-world events have now aligned to give me that chance. In this instance, the point of no return is real estate portals directly competing with real estate agents. Moves are being made. Source: click here

Why iBuyers won’t huff and puff and blow your business down

People today are in constant search of instant gratification, mainly focusing on anything that is easy to achieve or obtain. But selling a house has never been instant or easy, and in all honesty, most people don’t like selling or buying houses. Because of this, someone came up with a solution that makes the homebuying […]

A simple 3-step system to get more clients as a newbie

Want to get more clients but aren’t sure what to do? Real estate agent Jennifer Myers was in the same boat, but through a little trial-and-error, she’s perfected a three-step system that allowed her to sell 40 homes last year.  Source: click here

Celebrity chef busted for trying to poison neighbor’s tree

A celebrity chef with an apparently phony penchant for environmentalism was arrested for allegedly trying to poison a neighbor’s silver maple tree because, ironically, it was blocking his solar panels. Adam Harvey, 33, a New York native, former contestant on Top Chef: Boston and chef/owner of the Gowanus eatery Bar Salumi was arrested back in May, […]

Amazon wants its new Fire TV Cube to be the brain of your smart home

Alexa, turn on the TV. The newest version of Amazon’s Fire TV Cube now comes with a speaker and an Alexa voice assistant, allowing users to turn on a TV with their voice. Source: click here

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