Byron and Nicole wrap up their discussion on whether or not, you, as an agent, are an independent contractor, and give us their opinion on where they stand. Weigh in and tell them your thoughts!

The Inman Article: How a California minimum wage court decision could impact real estate: bit.ly/AreYouAnIndependentContractor

This week on "The Racket":
Ideal Age to Buy: bit.ly/IdealAgeToBuy
Relocation Bonus: bit.ly/RelocationBonus
Gary Keller Slams Startups: bit.ly/GaryKellerSlamsStartups

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Byron and Nicole continue the discussion about whether or not, you, as an agent, are an independent contractor. Weigh in and tell them your thoughts! And don't forget to stop back in next week for their follow up in Part III.

The Inman Article: How a California minimum wage court decision could impact real estate: bit.ly/AreYouAnIndependentContractor

This week on "The Racket":
Warren Buffet: bit.ly/WarrenBuffetCantSell
Dual Agency Lawsuit: bit.ly/DualAgencyLawsuit
Home Tour Video Calls: bit.ly/VideoCallHomeTours

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Byron and Nicole open up the discussion about whether or not, you, as an agent, are an independent contractor. Weigh in and tell them your thoughts! And don't forget to stop back in next week for their follow up in Part II.

The Inman Article: How a California minimum wage court decision could impact real estate: bit.ly/AreYouAnIndependentContractor

This week on "The Racket":
Shareholder Notes: bit.ly/ShareholderNotes
3D Printed Homes: bit.ly/FirstFamilyIn3DPrintedHome
bit.ly/3DPrintedHomeArticleTwo
Bump Clauses: bit.ly/BumpClauses

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Byron and Nicole follow up with a couple past issues with Zillow and Opendoor. Does Zillow's plan for the future make sense? Will Byron and Nicole get their trip from Opendoor?

The Inman Article: Zillow puts its first home under contract as a seller — but reduces price by 1.6% on another: bit.ly/ZillowUnderContract

This week on "The Racket":
LeBron to L.A.: bit.ly/LeBrontoLA
Holiday E-Blasts
Agent Alexa: bit.ly/AgentAlexa

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Byron and Nicole discuss Zillow's first home under contract, but are they actually making money? What should their next move be?

The Inman Article: Zillow puts its first home under contract as a seller — but reduces price by 1.6% on another: bit.ly/ZillowUnderContract

This week on "The Racket":
Extorting the Jills: bit.ly/ExtortingTheJills
Small Town Gossip
Spying Sellers: bit.ly/SpyingSellers

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Byron and Nicole discuss how Opendoor recently raised $325 million and their continued success in the industry. What does this mean for you and the future?

The Inman Article: Opendoor raises $325M in Series E round: bit.ly/OpendoorContinuesToRise

This week on "The Racket":
$3K Sign Fine: bit.ly/3KSignFine
$1 Listings: bit.ly/1DollarListings
CT Town Bans For Sale Signs: bit.ly/CTSignBan
Golf Course Closures: bit.ly/GolfCourseClosures

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Byron and Nicole discuss how the discrimination against Trelora gives realtors a bad name and what it could mean for the rest of the industry, and for you.

The Inman Article: Trelora CEO tells regulators: we've been egged and harassed for our innovation: bit.ly/TreloraDiscrimination

This week on "The Racket":
Cluster Mailboxes: bit.ly/ClusterMailboxes
The American Dream Home: bit.ly/AmericanDreamHome
Birth Rates Down as Home Values Rise: bit.ly/ValueUpBirthDown

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Byron and Nicole discuss how Offerpad dropped the "P" and underwent a total rebrand. What does this mean for their future and yours?

The Inman Article: OfferPad unveils massive rebranding, new logo for ‘Offerpad 2.0’: bit.ly/OfferpadRebrand

This week on "The Racket":
Agent Coloring Books: bit.ly/AgentColoringBooks
Zillow Goes Hollywood
Uber or Car?: bit.ly/UberOrCar

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Byron and Nicole discuss the how frictionless tech will revolutionize the way we tour open-door homes in the future.

The Inman Article: I toured an Open-door home for sale, and its frictionless tech was a game-changer: bit.ly/FrictionlessFuture

This week on "The Racket":

For Sale By Owner: bit.ly/ForSaleByQuicken
Home Buyer Sacrifice: bit.ly/HomeBuyerSacrifice
Multiple Offer Disclosure

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Byron and Nicole discuss more NAR topics and their upcoming trip to Washington, DC. What could this mean for you?

Inman Article: NAR, take the high road in Washington, D.C.: bit.ly/NARinDC

This week on "The Racket":

Infrastructure Week: bit.ly/InfrastructureWeekRacket
Best Days to List: bit.ly/BestDaysToList
Elon and Kanye: bit.ly/ElonAndKanye

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Byron and Nicole discuss the recent class action lawsuit against Zillow and why it was dismissed? If you're a Zillow user, what does this mean for you?

The Washington Post Article: Judge dismisses class-action suit against Zillow’s Zestimate bit.ly/ZillowZestimateLawsuit

This week on "The Racket":

The Royal Wedding
Glass Straws
$28/Month: bit.ly/28DollarRent

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Byron and Nicole discuss more NAR topics and their upcoming trip to Washington, DC. What could this mean for you?

Inman Article: NAR, take the high road in Washington, D.C.: bit.ly/NARinDC

This week on "The Racket":

Infrastructure Week: bit.ly/InfrastructureWeekRacket
Best Days to List: bit.ly/BestDaysToList
Elon and Kanye: bit.ly/ElonAndKanye

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Byron and Nicole revisit Realtor.com's recent lawsuit issues and why you should focus more on building your business.

Inman Article: Realtor.com hit with class-action lawsuit over allegedly non-viable leads: bit.ly/RealtorLawsuit

This week on "The Racket":

Whiteboxing: bit.ly/Whiteboxing
Best Neighborhoods in the U.S.: bit.ly/MostPopularNeighborhoods
Top 20 Brokerages: bit.ly/Top20Brokerages

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Byron and Nicole discuss the recent class action lawsuit against Zillow and why it was dismissed? If you're a Zillow user, what does this mean for you?

The Washington Post Article: Judge dismisses class-action suit against Zillow’s Zestimate bit.ly/ZillowZestimateLawsuit

This week on "The Racket":

The Royal Wedding
Glass Straws
$28/Month: bit.ly/28DollarRent

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Byron and Nicole discuss a correction concerning their previous episode about Zillow's plan to start buying and "flipping" homes in Las Vegas & Phoenix.

Wall Street Journal Article: Zillow Intends to Buy and Flip Homes: bit.ly/ZillowFlips

The Blockchain for Real Estate Explained: bit.ly/BlockChains

This week on "The Racket":
Fake Rental Listing: bit.ly/FakeRentalListing
Airbnb Shutdown: bit.ly/AirbnbShutdown
Cigarette Shares Slip: bit.ly/CigaretteSharesSlip

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Byron and Nicole discuss Zillow's plan to start buying and "flipping" homes in Las Vegas & Phoenix.

Our Word
Is Zillow's plan to begin buying and "flipping" homes going to cause disruption in the industry, and what does the future hold?

Wall Street Journal Article: Zillow Intends to Buy and Flip Homes: bit.ly/ZillowFlips

This week on "The Racket":
New N.A.R. Logo: bit.ly/NewNARLogo
Buyer Agent Comm: bit.ly/BuyerAgentComm
We Live: bit.ly/WeLiveLiving

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Byron and Nicole discuss the shift away from traditional nuclear family home buyers and what it means for the future market.

Read the "Realtor Mag" Article => Major Shifts in Interior Space Preferences: bit.ly/NuclearFamilies

This week on "The Racket":
N.A.R. Dues Increase: bit.ly/NARDues
Flying Cars: bit.ly/FlyingCarFuture
Top Sheet Extinction: bit.ly/TopSheetExtinction

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Byron and Nicole discuss whether or not student loan debt is worth it or if it could potentially hinder your first home buying experience.

Our Word
Is the burden of student loan debt worth the hassle? Or could it affect how you purchase your first home?

This week on "The Racket":
Facebook Discrimination: bit.ly/FacebookDiscrimination
Late=Success: bit.ly/LateEqualsSuccess
Stress Awareness Month: bit.ly/NationalStressAwareness...
CNBC Article: These are the ways student loans stop people from buying a house: bit.ly/StudentLoanHassles

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Byron and Nicole discuss the option of choosing a builder over a licensed agent to sell the house. Is this a viable option or just a bad choice?

Our Word:
Is choosing a builder over an agent the right choice to sell your home?

This week on "The Racket":
The Serial Caller: bit.ly/SuspiciousSerialCaller
Should You Delete Your Facebook: bit.ly/DeleteYourFacebook
Real Estate Porn: bit.ly/RealEstatePorn
Inman Article: Zillow quietly charging big builders for listing exposure: bit.ly/BuildersOverAgents

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Byron and Nicole discuss the benefits of flood insurance and the ever-changing FEMA flood map. Does this change anything for you?

Our Word
How will the current maps of flood zones in your local area affect your future insurance options?
Inman Article: FEMA underestimates flooding risk to millions of Americans: bit.ly/FEMAFloodRisks

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Byron and Nicole discuss the future of the driverless car. Will this have an impact on the real estate industry, and what does this mean for you?

Our Word
How will driverless cars change the real estate industry?
Driverless Cars Article: bit.ly/TheFutureofDriverlessCars

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Byron and Nicole discuss the advancement of robotics in the real estate world. Is this the new frontier?

Our Word
How will the use of robot realtors affect the real estate industry in the years to come?

Robot Realtor Article: bit.ly/RobotRealtors

The House That Social Media Built: bit.ly/TheHouseThatSocialMediaBuilt

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Byron and Nicole discuss the changes that will be coming to the real estate industry within the next 5 years! Will you still have a job?

Our Word
How will Open Door change the real estate industry.
How will a real estate agents role change (if at all) in the next 5 years.

Inman Article: The Keller Williams playbook for surviving real estate disruption: http://bit.ly/InmanKWRE

Swanpoel Trends Report: http://bit.ly/STrendsReport

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Byron and Nicole are back from visiting Greg Hague in beautiful Scottsdale Arizona. You're going to want watch the recap of PlanToSaveRealEstate.com’s launch party. Hint Hint there’s an app involved.

Watch the commercial for the new app HERE.

Byron has his opinion, but do you think this new app is going to be a winner?

Don't remember? Watch Ep 001 and Ep 002

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Remember Greg Hague from The Stop Zillow Movement? Byron + Nicole are heading out this weekend to the www.PlanToSaveRealEstate.com launch party!

Don't remember? Watch Ep 001 and Ep 002

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Location Shoot: Residences at 66 High Street http://bit.ly/66highstweb

Our Word: How the Brokerage Model will change
Article: http://bit.ly/InmanPeteFlint

Final Word: No Final Word today just be sure to comment which brokerage you think will fall first! And send in your final word for next week's episode!

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Location Shoot: Residences at 66 High Streetbit.ly/66highstweb

Our Word: 3 Sales Skills You Need to Improve Lead Conversion by @TomFerry
Article: www.inman.com/2017/12/29/3-sales…lead-conversion-2/
Tim Grover's Relentless: From Good to Great to Unstoppable
www.amazon.com/Relentless-Unstop…ver/dp/1476714207

Final Word: From Anthony Boelenswww.instagram.com/anthony_boelens1/ "How do you explain to a seller that has the largest one story home in the neighborhood and at average price per square foot will put them well over the neighborhood average and be tough to sell?"

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Our Word 1: 7 Repair Requests Buyers Should Never Make
Article: https://www.inman.com/2017/11/30/7-repair-requests-buyers-should-never-make/

Final Word - from our own Briana Cabral …. Will we be buying houses with Bitcoin in the future?

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Our Word 1: 9 Tips to Dominate Video Marketing
Article: https://www.inman.com/2017/11/13/9-ti...

Final Word - from Tom Toole check out tom's take below https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list...

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Our Word 1: Re-decorate your whole home with Amazon AR View
Article: www.producthunt.com/posts/ama...

Our Word 2: It’s time to shut down RPR.
Article:www.inman.com/2017/11/03/the-...

Final Word - QUESTION: If you could only pick ONE, which option would you choose to market your property?
A. High-end video with actors/actress
B. Matarport

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Our Word 1: Will Trump’s tax plan cause wealthy homeowners to pay more?: https://www.inman.com/2017/11/02/trum... .

Our Word 2: Is the opioid crisis causing a threat to real estate agents?
Article: http://realtormag.realtor.org/daily-n...


Final Word: The Keir Weimer Team of Select Sotheby's International Realty: https://www.facebook.com/thekeirweime...

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Our Word: How could real estate better prepare for natural disasters?: www.inman.com/2017/11/01/how-...

Final Word: What does the 2018 real estate market look like?

This episode's Final Word came from Peter Costakos of Cross Country Mortgage.
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Peter.Costakos@myccmortgage.com

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Our Word: Amazon Key
Inman Article: www.inman.com/2017/10/25/amaz...

Final Word: How will the merging of large real estate teams and online brokerage models impact the big box brokerages?
This episode's Final Word came from Jeremy Cady of Keller Williams with teams in ATL and JAX.
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Our Word: The pros and cons of having a physical real estate office. Reaction to Ryan Fitzgerald's article in RealtorMag.
article: http://ypnlounge.blogs.realtor.org/2017/10/10/the-pros-and-cons-of-a-real-estate-office/

Final Word:
How will the sharing economy impact investor habits and their approach to Airbnb?
This episode's Final Word came from Tim Macy of EXP Realty in San Antonio.
Check out Tim's show: https://www.facebook.com/TheTimMacyShow/

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Word 1: How real estate agents should dress?
Word 2: A follow-up on the Stop Zillow guy and our Facebook Live debate.
Final Word: If you could go back in time and give your rookie-self 3 pieces of advice, what would it be?

Mashable Article shared on Lab Coat Agents
Inman Article from episode 001
FB Live with Greg Hague
Connect with Jason Videna (final word)

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Byron Lazine and Nicole White introduce the first episode of "The Real Word" which we believe will become the ONE news show in Real Estate ;)

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Inman News - Should real estate pros upgrade to the new iPhone X
STOP ZILLOW - 3 ring binder video