Exploring the future of the discount brokerage model

The concept of a discount brokerage — in which brokerages offer services to real estate buyers and sellers for less than the predominant commission-based model — has existed for decades in the real estate space. Companies have employed variations of the model, which often involves offering services to sellers for a flat fee or lower-priced […]

Inside the 2023 Swanepoel Power 200 (SP 200)

Every year, T3 Sixty ranks the nation’s 200 most powerful residential real estate brokerage leaders in the Swanepoel Power 200 (SP 200). The 2023 edition launched on January 10. See it here. Using a rigorous, data-backed methodology, the 2023 SP 200 identifies leaders in the following categories: Brokerage/Franchise Technology Organized Real Estate (Realtor associations and […]

What’s happening with home prices at the national and metro level

After two years of rapid growth, home prices have slowed markedly as the housing market transitions to a period of lower sales amid higher mortgage rates. According to the latest NAR existing home sales report, the median home price rose 10.2 percent in 2022 to $386,300. That is on top of the 18.2 percent rise […]