We all saw Amazon announcing Smart Key last week. Which is basically a smart lock on your home that allows Amazon to open your door and deliver packages. It didn’t take long for the Real Estate community to jump on board and wonder how they could leverage this technology.
The paradox of innovation is this: CEO’s often complain about lack of innovation, while workers often say leaders are hostile to new ideas.
Zillow class action lawsuit?!? What about every Lender and Realtor that has been using Zillow’s co-marketing program!?! Well if Zillow’s guilty then wouldn’t the real estate professionals be guilty too?
There are two things no one ever goes broke from, giving to charity and doubling down on knowledge. Charity gives you purpose and knowledge cannot rust, rot, or depreciate. — The more you learn, the more you earn. – Warren Buffet
So far 7 MLS’s, representing about 300,000 agents, brokers and appraisers have gotten together to form a strategic thinking forum.
Google spent 2 years, studying 180 teams, conducting 200 + interviews, analyzing 250 different team attributes. Their findings were very interesting but I’ll let my buddy explain it.
Open Listing may not be the next Zillow but could you imagine if Amazon, Zillow, Redfin, or Google leverage this technology!?! THAT…That would be a game changer over night!
Borrowers may be able to realize savings in some instances of approximately $500, and closing times may be reduced by as many as 7 to 10 days in cases where Freddie Mac’s innovative new capability determines if a traditional appraisal isn’t needed.
This is great article with some awesome insight! Let’s bring this full circle! What do you wish you knew early on in your career and life?
What if the value, you as a lender or realtor represent, isn’t.. of.. value at all?