Here’s a batch of articles we found this past week that piqued our interest, including thoughts on going from agent to broker, the lack of new homes available and the potential pitfalls of smart home technology.
Every Region of U.S. Sees Fewer New Homes Hitting the Market—Except One Realtor.com
Builders aren’t able to keep up with the national housing demand – except in the South.
Break On Through ... To the Broker Side RISMedia
Maria Patterson, the executive editor of RISMedia, writes about making the transition from real estate agent to broker/owner.
Who Will Be Needing Help When The Market Changes? Be The One They Call Barbara Todaro
Barbara Todaro, an agent in Franklin, Massachusetts, has a forward-thinking post about preparing for a day when the market isn’t as hot as it is currently.
This smart lock fiasco proves the Internet of Stupid is alive and well readwrite.com
An interesting look into what happens when a fatal system error hits smart home technology.
NAR pres-elect: ‘This ain’t your daddy’s association anymore’ Inman News
NAR president-elect Elizabeth Mendenhall discusses ideas for her new role and the future of real estate.
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