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Hermosa Beach
(2 Homes - Built In 1984)

Real Estate News
What baby boomers, Gen X, millennials and Gen Z have in common
Fri, 20 Jul 2018 4:00:10
Baby Boomers, Gen Xers, millennials and Gen Zers all have a lot to learn from each other, panelists from each generation agreed at Inman Connect San Francisco on Thursday. read more»

Agents as wealth managers? How to step up your game
Fri, 20 Jul 2018 3:00:51
Panelists at Inman Connect San Francisco suggested agents become wealth managers at a session called "How To Become a Fiduciary for Your Clients." read more»

Lead cultivation tool HelloAlex acquires Botplan for undisclosed sum
Fri, 20 Jul 2018 2:00:40
Automated lead qualification company HelloAlex announced this week the acquisition of Botplan, a chat tool for engaging online leads. read more»

Updated app reads listing information as your car stops in front of a home
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 16:08:07
The Houston Association of Realtors has officially launched voice commands in its free HAR.com mobile listing app.Dubbed "Car Mode," the new feature... read more»

The 3 things every broker needs to do to retain talent
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 15:51:06
Brokers work hard to attract new talent — they tout first-class technology suites, swanky marketing tools and strong support systems. But as session moderator and Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate CEO Sherry Chris noted, recruiting is the "easy" part of the job. read more»

New York lawsuit calls dual agency deals into question
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 13:20:18
A New York homebuyer has filed suit against Houlihan Lawrence, accusing the firm of "predatory behavior" through a legal practice known as dual agency. read more»

How can you expand your business through mergers and acquisitions?
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 11:44:31
One of the quickest ways for real estate brokerages to grow toward market dominance is through mergers and acquisitions, but how do the titans of the industry eye their next purchase? read more»

Compass CEO reveals how much his company pays to acquire brokerages
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 10:39:35
Compass CEO and founder Robert Reffkin, in a wide-ranging conversation with Inman founder Brad Inman at the Inman Connect San Francisco conference on Thursday, revealed how much Compass pays to acquire brokerages. read more»

Re/Max will auction off this tiny home to raise money for sick kids
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 10:13:54
To celebrate the 35-year anniversary of the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, Re/Max is auctioning off a tiny home designed by architectural students. read more»

Announcing the 2018 Inman Innovator Award winners
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 9:22:08
The annual Inman Innovator Awards honor the creative companies, organizations and individuals pushing the boundaries of the real estate industry. read more»

Inman Connect San Francisco Live Coverage: Thursday
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 8:29:19
Join us throughout the day as we share what's happening behind the scenes, on stage, and in the hallways at Inman Connect San Francisco. read more»

Former Keller Williams agents clap back at Gary Keller at ICSF panel
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 8:12:47
Following a showdown in which Gary Keller scorched technology-forward real estate companies, shotmakers from eXp Realty and Trelora fired back. read more»

Keeping it real: How to grab and convert potential clients with minimal effort
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 6:00:24
Peter Lorimer tackles the ever-important question: What is one of the most effective ways to market and tailor a campaign? read more»

Realtor.com redesigns website to show new home listings down to the hour
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 5:00:26
Why the changes? Realtor.com says it wants to better serve its increasingly mobile audience. Per its earnings report earlier this year, realtor.com grew 14 percent year-over-year to over 50 million users, half of which were mobile. read more»

How to get agents to use the leads you’re paying for
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 3:00:44
Say you're a real estate brokerage that invests in marketing and technology to bring in leads for your agents. How do you actually get your agents to use those leads? Panelists at Inman Connect San Francisco tackled that very question. read more»

How to build an inclusive and diverse real estate brokerage
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 3:00:39
Building an inclusive brokerage is not just the right thing to do, but it’s the right thing from a business standpoint, according to Inman Connect panelists read more»

5 ways real estate agents can stay relevant while tech invades
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 2:50:51
Many real estate agents fear technology will drive them out of business. Although technology has changed how most agents operate, it hasn't rendered them obsolete. Here are five ways to resist tech-induced obsoletion and retain clientele in this changing market. read more»

Chime Complete Real Estate Business Solutions
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 22:47:14
Chime is the world's smartest real estate platform. read more»