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This is Industry Relations, a podcast that is at the intersection of real estate and technology from an insider’s perspective. Hosted weekly by Rob Hahn (The Notorious ROB) and Greg Robertson.
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Dec 29, 2023

It’s the time of year to reflect, predict, and make hopeless new year’s resolutions! On this episode of Industry Relations, Rob and Greg look back on 2023 and how much the real estate industry has changed over the span of just one year. From mergers and acquisitions to lawsuits and settlements, Rob and Greg reflect on the tumultuous year that was 2023! We also hear predictions for what’s to come in the new year. Let's go!

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Dec 20, 2023

It's the most wonderful time of the year - Industry Relations' Holiday Special is here! Join hosts Rob and Greg as they unwrap their naughty and nice list for the real estate industry. Who will make it to the top of the nice list? And who won't be so lucky? Find out in this holiday special episode of Industry Relations for insight on who rocked 2023! Tune in now to see our naughty and nice list for the industry. Let's go!

 

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Dec 13, 2023

What is the aftermath of recent legal developments in the real estate industry? In this engaging episode, Rob and Greg explore the impactful Sitzer v. NAR case, guiding you through the stages of grief experienced by the industry. From denial to anger, and from bargaining to acceptance, Rob and Greg walk you through the importance of showcasing value and embracing adaptability amidst changing practices. It’s an episode you don’t want to miss!

 

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Dec 6, 2023

Should NAR be reformed? What is the role of REALTORS in the lawsuit, and the value of membership in NAR? Join Rob and Greg as they answer these questions and the potential rebirth of the REALTOR movement, the importance of authenticity in communication, and the value of REALTORS sharing their authentic stories to connect with consumers. Plus Rob and Greg throw in their own doom and gloom predictions just to shake things up. Stay up-to-date with the real estate industry with this brand new episode of Industry Relations! 

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Nov 29, 2023

On this episode of Industry Relations, Sam DeBord joins Rob and Greg, and things get a bit uncomfortable as Sam tries to set NAR’s record straight. Tune in as Sam and Rob have a testy disagreement on NAR’s competency, but at the end of the day display their passion for the industry. While Greg tries to keep the peace and believes everyone on all sides can do a better job.

 

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Nov 22, 2023

Join Rob and Greg on this episode of Industry Relations, as they recap the NAR NXT annual conference and explore some critical issues. Greg shares what NAR NXT's atmosphere was like, and find out why Rob is worried about independent press commenting on NAR. 

 

Also, discover the reasoning behind Rob and Greg’s beliefs that the real estate industry is way past prepping and the zombies are breaching the wall!

 

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Nov 8, 2023

It’s been a rough week for the real estate industry and in the aftermath of the Sitzer Burnett lawsuit, what does it really mean for everyone in the industry? Tune in to this episode of Industry Relations as Rob and Greg break down NAR’s response to the lawsuit. Find out why Rob believes a lot of people will abandon NAR and why Greg feels that this shouldn't be the spark that sets everyone off.  

 

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Nov 1, 2023

Lots to unpack in this very special episode of Industry Relations. The Burnett/Sitzer commission lawsuit verdict is in! Rob and Greg share their initial reactions on the $1.785B in damages, what this means for the industry, copycat lawsuits and more in this recorded livestream. They answer viewers' questions and are joined by Mike Simonsen from Altos Research to provide some of his insights on what will likely happen next for the industry. 

 

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Oct 25, 2023

Curious about the biggest takeaways from the high-stakes Sitzer Burnett lawsuit? Tune into the latest episode of Industry Relations and stay up-to-date with Rob and Greg as they dissect week one of the trial. Hear Rob and Greg’s reactions from Gary Keller's testimony, learn about key points in this case, and their insights on what the defense lawyers need to bring to the table.

 

Get informed and stay up-to-date with this intriguing legal battle!

 

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Oct 18, 2023

What if we told you that a high-stakes trial in the real estate and technology industry is about to unfold, with potential implications for consumers and the future of the housing market? Today, Rob and Greg are joined by Ed Zorn, Vice President and General Counsel at CRMLS, and they dive into the details of the ongoing Burnett v. NAR trial, exploring the various legal aspects and arguments that could lead to a major disruption for home sales.

 

Join us as we discuss the application of the "per se" standard, the challenges faced by the Burnett, and the pivotal role of the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) in this episode of our podcast. Don’t miss this heated discussion as Rob and Greg once again do their best to save the real estate industry.

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Oct 11, 2023

How valuable is it to be a member of the National Association of Realtors? On this episode of #IndustryRelations, Rob and Greg discuss the value of being a member of the National Association of Realtors (NAR). Will the recent announcements of Redfin leaving and other franchisors taking away the requirement for franchisees being NAR members make a big difference in member count? Greg also shares his firsthand experience at this year's CMLS conference in New Orleans, providing insight into the current state of the MLS industry. 

 

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Oct 4, 2023

On this episode of Industry Relations Rob and I discuss what has really changed in the MLS industry. One thing that has always been a constant in the MLS industry is change. With technology rapidly evolving and consumer demands continuously shifting, it's no surprise that the MLS landscape is constantly adapting.

But what does this mean for those working in the industry? Are there new skills or knowledge that are now required to succeed?

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Sep 27, 2023

Catch the latest update on the RE/MAX Settlement and its impacts on the real estate industry. Join Rob and Greg as they dissect this essential development and discuss what the future of the industry holds. Gain an in-depth knowledge of this critical lawsuit and stay informed on its far-reaching effects.

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Sep 20, 2023

On this episode of Industry Relations, Rob and Greg give a recap of the Blueprint conference in Las Vegas. What did they think? Hear why Rob wanted a bit more from the proptech sector and get an insider look at Greg's first time attending the conference.

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Sep 13, 2023

Are you up-to-date on the Realogy Settlement? Rob and Greg discuss the settlement between Realogy and the Department of Justice, and explore potential second order consequences. Rob and Greg explore how this settlement can potentially affect major players in the real estate industry.

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Sep 6, 2023

Are you familiar with the recent stories of sexual harassment at NAR in The New York Times? On this episode of Industry Relations, Rob and Greg discuss how personal and institutional responsibility plays a role in these situations. Tune in to hear how they break down the differences between personal accountability and what role the institution plays in these matters.

 

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Aug 30, 2023

On this episode of Industry Relations, Rob and Greg discuss the recent Rapattoni outage and what the big takeaways are from it. Everything from what caused the outage, how it was managed, and what actions need to be taken to prevent it from happening again! 

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Aug 23, 2023

Are you looking for an insightful reaction to the viral video “Rich Men North Of Richmond” and how it relates to the real estate industry? Tune into this episode of Industry Relations with Rob and Greg! They’ll provide their unique take on the video and explain how it applies to real estate.

 

Follow this link for Oliver Anthony’s Rich Men North Of Richmond.

 

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Aug 16, 2023

On this episode of Industry Relations, Rob and Greg discuss the key takeaways from Inman Connect 2023 in Las Vegas and the potential outcomes for ongoing industry lawsuits. Listen in for an insightful recap of the latest trends and news from the event, as well as settlement scenarios that could shape the future of real estate.

 

Congrats, to our very own Greg Robertson for being the 2023 Inman Connect Nate Ellis Award. The Nate Ellis Award recognizes those in the industry for their community contributions to the real estate industry. 

 

“There is no one else more deserving to be awarded this recognition.” - Rob Hahn

 

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Aug 9, 2023

What are the potential consequences of the SDAR lawsuit? On this episode of Industry Relations, Rob and Greg discuss the troubling allegations surrounding SDAR's lawsuit. Get the inside scoop on what's behind the allegations, plus what Rob and Greg believe members of SDAR should do. Don't miss this urgent discussion about one of the biggest legal battles in recent times!  #SDARLawsuit

 

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Aug 2, 2023

Who do YOU think should be the leader of the National Association of Realtors? Is it more traditional leadership or something new and unique? In this thought experiment, Rob poses the question of who should lead NAR? Rob believes that NAR should abolish the CEO role and solely have a four year-term elected president with full executive power. On the other hand, Greg has different thoughts on the matter. Tune in to hear both sides of this important debate now!

 

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Jul 26, 2023

With the already low housing inventory and a lot of homeowners having low interest rates how will that affect the future of the real estate industry? On this episode of Industry Relations, Rob and Greg delve into the issue of the low housing inventory and the impact of potential interest rate lock-in. From the national perspective down to local markets, get an in-depth discussion of this vital issue. 

 

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Jul 19, 2023

Are you familiar with the new rule changes proposed by MLS PIN settlement? Join us as we explore the unintended consequences of these changes and how they could affect the real estate industry. Rob and Greg dive into these rule modifications and their potential impact on buyers, sellers, and agents nationwide.

 

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Jul 12, 2023

Are you curious about the future of the real estate industry and how the MLS PIN settlement could shape it? Join Rob and Greg in this discussion as they dive deep into this groundbreaking development. Get an expert insight into what the effects of this settlement could be, and find out what it means for the real estate landscape. 

 

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Jul 5, 2023

Why did Howard Hanna leave IDX? On this episode of Industry Relations, Rob and Greg discuss the recent news of Howard Hanna’s recent exit from the IDX system. Their thought provoking conversation explores why this game-changing decision was made and how it could affect the industry. Tune in as these two take a look inside at what's happening with Howard Hanna and IDX!

 

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