6 Key Real Estate Trends

The start of the new decade has not been easy–the COVID-19 pandemic has caused global tumult, economic uncertainty, and continues to pose serious challenges for a real estate industry built on face-to-face interactions. But, real estate is resilient and real estate professional work hard to adapt to increased virtualization, strengthen relationships with clients, and continue … More 6 Key Real Estate Trends

Live Showings vs Pre-Recorded Showings

Virtual showings aren’t just having a moment; they’re here to stay. Over the past few months, real estate agents may have used virtual showings as a necessary measure to slow the spread of COVID-19. However, contact-free leasing transactions offer real, lasting benefits. With the help of premium tech tools and social-media savvy, virtual leasing is … More Live Showings vs Pre-Recorded Showings

Rental Beast Market Report: June 2020

Rental Market Data Indicates Increased Activity As Municipalities Reopen • Increased Rental Inquiries show signs of recovery after historical lows in April • High Rental Concessions suggest continued uncertainty. Rental Beast is the leading technology solutions provider in the rental marketplace, maintaining a highly accurate database of owner-sourced rental properties. Rental Beast’s listings are active … More Rental Beast Market Report: June 2020

A Q & A on Co-Brokes

We know co-brokes are important to agents, so Rental Beast hosted a Q & A session to unpack everything about all-too-necessary commission splits. Read on to get all the information on defining co-brokes, understanding when you’ll be working with co-brokes, and discovering ways to find apartment units without co-brokes attached. Q: What Are Co-Brokes? A: … More A Q & A on Co-Brokes

Rental Beast Market Report: May 2020

Data Indicates Continued Activity in the U.S. Rental Market Despite the Coronavirus Pandemic Rental Beast is a SaaS platform that simplifies the leasing process with an end-to-end platform, and maintains a highly-accurate updated database of over 8 million off-MLS rental properties, with active listings in 14 markets across the U.S (a complete list of the … More Rental Beast Market Report: May 2020

5 Secrets For Stand Out Virtual Showings

To stop the spread of COVID-19, the real estate industry is pivoting away from in-person events and embracing virtualization. But, renting is a big decision–how is a tenant supposed to choose the right apartment without stepping foot inside? Enter: virtual showings. Real estate agents are leading stand out virtual showings–either by FaceTiming their client or … More 5 Secrets For Stand Out Virtual Showings

Short-Term Units are Transforming into Long-Term Rentals: Here’s What Real Estate Agents Need to Know

Owning a short term rental during a global health crisis is tough. With stay-at-home orders halting hospitality and states barring short-term rentals from accepting tenants, short-term rental owners are stuck with empty units and tough choices. Owners must now decide if they should close for business entirely, keep their units open and their fingers crossed for … More Short-Term Units are Transforming into Long-Term Rentals: Here’s What Real Estate Agents Need to Know

10 Gifts for Real Estate Agent Moms

Ready for Mother’s Day? If you’re still looking for the perfect gift for your real estate agent mom, Real estate agents are great at picking homes, perfect neighborhoods, and helping their clients through complicated contracts. And, of course, they’re also great spouses, partners, friends, siblings, and parents! Got a real estate agent in your life that you want to spoil … More 10 Gifts for Real Estate Agent Moms