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Why does real estate make everyone so crazy?

Most agents - so the story goes - get into real estate because they love property and they love helping people. And the chance to earn a small fortune is pretty alluring too.  But within just...

Most agents - so the story goes - get into real estate because they love property and they love helping people. And the...

Heart plus head – can disruption liberate women in real estate?

For centuries, women have been told to ‘stop it’ – to stop being emotional, stop letting our feelings get in the way, to stop caring so much, to knuckle down, muscle up and get our business game...

For centuries, women have been told to ‘stop it’ – to stop being emotional, stop letting our feelings get in the w...

How iBuyers will challenge Australian and NZ real estate

The next challenge to Australian and New Zealand real estate agents will come not from a fancy technology but a change in thinking around how property can be sold. The growth of the iBuyers in the USA...

The next challenge to Australian and New Zealand real estate agents will come not from a fancy technology but a change i...

How leadership in real estate is changing – and needs to change faster

The stereotype of the big, street smart, self-taught real estate agent is being challenged by a new breed of business educated and managerially savvy agents. New leadership research on the real estate...

The stereotype of the big, street smart, self-taught real estate agent is being challenged by a new breed of business ed...

Are Buyers harder to please than Sellers?

Give a vendor a bottle of champagne to congratulate them on the successful sale of their home, and they are likely to see the gesture as the icing on the cake of an excellent experience. But give a b...

Give a vendor a bottle of champagne to congratulate them on the successful sale of their home, and they are likely to se...

The digital behaviours agents must master to survive disruption

Ray White's Mark McLeod talks about the digital behaviours real estate agents need to master to thrive into the future....

Ray White's Mark McLeod talks about the digital behaviours real estate agents need to master to thrive into the future....