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  • Realogy appoints John Brennan as chief ethics and compliance officer

    Promotion follows Liz Gehringer's exit to take C-suite position at Coldwell Banker Real Estate
    Realogy Holdings appointed John Brennan to the position of chief ethics & compliance officer as former Chief Compliance Officer Liz Gehringer takes up the mantle of chief operating officer of Coldwell Banker Real Estate. In addition to his new role, Brennan will also retain his current role as chief audit executive.
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  • Coldwell Banker getting into the direct home buying business

    Direct buying program could expand to other Realogy brands
    Have we reached a tipping point in the trend of massive real estate players beginning to buy homes directly from homeowners? It looks like that may be the case, as one of the nation’s biggest real estate brands is planning to launch its own direct buying business, and its siblings may not be far behind.
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  • Here are the top LGBT+ real estate agents

    List recognizes top-producers for home sale sides and volume
    The National Association of Gay and Lesbian Real Estate Professionals recently announced the winners of its first Top LGBT+ Agent list, which is the real estate industry’s first recognition of top-producing LGBT and allied agents and teams nationwide. Here's who made the cut.
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  • PHH, Realogy agree to pay $17 million to settle lawsuit over alleged kickbacks

    Class action suit accused companies of title kickbacks involving joint venture
    PHH Corp. and Realogy Holdings will pay $17 million as part of a class action settlement over alleged kickbacks involving a former joint mortgage venture between the two companies. The lawsuit, which was originally filed in 2015, accused the companies of violating the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act by “improperly paying and receiving kickbacks, referral fees, or other things of value in connection with the referral of title insurance and other settlement services.”
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  • Realogy appoints Katrina Helmkam as Cartus CEO

    Helmkamp will report to Realogy CEO Ryan Schneider
    Realogy Holdings Corp. appointed Katrina Helmkamp as chief executive officer of Cartus Corporation. Helmkamp will be responsible for improving Cartus' performance while leading technology and process transformation.
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  • Texas-based OJO Labs raises $20.5 million to bring AI to real estate

    Realogy backs second tech company this week
    A group of real estate, financial services, and home services companies are joining together to help bring artificial intelligence to real estate and beyond. Austin, Texas-based OJO Labs announced on Friday that it raised $20.5 million in its Series B funding round. Taking part were Realogy, Royal Bank of Canada, Northwestern Mutual Future Ventures and ServiceMaster.
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  • Notarize raises $20 million, with help from housing giants Lennar and Realogy

    Venture arm of National Association of Realtors also took part in funding round
    Notarize, a digital platform that allows for legal, online document notarization, announced this week that it raised $20 million in its Series B round of funding. The capital raise nearly doubles the amount of money the company has raised so far. But what’s more interesting than Notarize raising $20 million is where the money is coming from.
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  • Guaranteed Rate Affinity hires Scott Brady to lead growth in Illinois and Missouri

    Will serve as SVP of joint venture between Guaranteed Rate and Realogy
    Last year, Guaranteed Rate and Realogy partnered to form a joint venture that markets Guaranteed Rate mortgages across the Realogy real estate network. As part of its growth plan, Guaranteed Rate Affinity announced this week that it hired Scott Brady to oversee the company’s central region, which includes Illinois and Missouri.
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