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What Servicers Need To Know Going Into 2024

HousingWire recently spoke with Jonathan Willen, chief revenue officer at LERETA, about the upcoming escrow wave, the rising threat of cyber attacks on servicers and what trends he’s seeing in the industry this year. HousingWire: Servicing has always been a challenging business, but you believe that there are external forces

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NAR Dismissed From Pocket Listing Ban Lawsuit

Two days after The and three of the nation’s largest multiple listing services notified the court they had reached a settlement in their ongoing legal battle, the listing site filed a motion to dismiss the only remaining defendant, the National Association of Realtors, without prejudice. The filing came after

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6 Ways To Avoid Becoming Real Estate Agent Roadkill In 2024

2023 was the weirdest real estate market on record. We played mortgage rate ping-pong, had unprecedented low levels of inventory and still there were escalating prices. All this happened, but you survived it, so go you! Well done. Now it’s time to make this your year. Don’t just vow to

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Housing Demand Rises As Inventory Falls

Housing demand is up and it’s time to track the spring housing data and see what the selling season will bring. As I always stress, we are working from the lowest bar ever with demand, so let’s add historical context to the data. But, even with mortgage rates higher this

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Chuck E. Cheese, MLS Listing Books And The Correct Pronunciation Of ‘Realtor’ Were On The Table During HousingWire’s Commission Lawsuit Debate

Sparks and personal insults flew between Anthony Lamacchia, the broker-owner of Lamacchia Realty, and Michael Ketchmark, the lead attorney for the plaintiffs in the Sitzer-Burnett commission lawsuit, during their virtual debate hosted by HousingWire on Friday afternoon. The hourlong debate began with both participants discussing their motivations for participating. It

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The Best Real Estate Companies To Work For In 2024 (+ Beyond)

Vetted by HousingWire  |  Our editors independently review the products we recommend. When you buy through our links, we may earn a commission. We’ve all heard the news: over 60,000 real estate agents left the profession in the first half of 2023. This exodus left many brokerages scrambling to replace

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