By Brian Summerfield, Online Editor, REALTOR® Magazine
David Carr, media and culture columnist at The New York Times, said Thursday morning in a presentation at Inman’s Real Estate Connect conference that the line between consumers and producers of content is blurring, and for the twenty-something “digital natives” of today and subsequent generations, that line doesn’t even exist.
“Consuming and producing media are no longer discrete activities,” he explained.
That’s just one of the developments that’s triggering a revolution in media, he said. Another is the instant access to information available through a number of platforms. Carr pointed out that he totes more informational power around in his backpack than existed in the first newsroom he worked in. Moreover, the silos between those various platforms are breaking down as content can be delivered in so many different ways. Continue reading »
By Mariwyn Evans, Commercial Editor, REALTOR® Magazine
These days, there’s no shortage of issues that can hamstring a deal. Have you had something happen recently that’s kept a transaction from closing? What steps are you taking to avoid those situations?
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