Ramsey vs. eXp: The coaching company takes aim at the brokerage

Well-known business coach Dave Ramsey and his company appear to have gone on the offensive against eXp Realty, telling the firm’s agents that they will no longer work with them unless they switch to another brokerage. Agents began learning they’d have to choose between their brokerage and their coach’s firm last week, according to multiple … Read more

Connecting with Keller Williams’ CEO: On inventory and an IPO

The Inman community will gather virtually for Connect, June 15-17. It’s a powerhouse lineup of speakers, and our focus is on the New Normal: what business looks like on the other side of the pandemic. Let this conversation with one of our June Connect speakers serve as an appetizer, and don’t forget to grab your ticket … Read more

Cash-offer startup Homeward scores $371M in funding

Homeward, a startup that helps consumers make cash offers on houses, announced today that it has raised $371 million in new funding. The new funding is split between $136 million in equity and $235 million in debt, according to a company statement. The statement adds that Homeward will use the new funding to expand the … Read more

RE/MAX sues eXp Realty over recruitment, ‘false advertising’

The suit claims eXp tried to solicit franchisees whose contracts with RE/MAX weren’t over yet and that it misrepresented RE/MAX’s commission splits, among other things. Colorado-based RE/MAX sued eXp Realty last week, claiming the virtual brokerage improperly tried to recruit RE/MAX agents and that it “unfairly and deceptively attacked” RE/MAX in ads. RE/MAX filed the … Read more

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