The SWOT of the 2016 Real Estate Industry

ADDED January 30, 2016 0 COMMENTS

I was incredibly honored this past week to be asked by my colleague Joe Rand to be a late addition to a panel he was moderating at the Inman Connect Conference on the “SWOT” of the real estate industry. My fellow panelists were Pam O’Connor, CEO of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World, and…Read More »

State of J. Philip Real Estate 2015 Edition

ADDED December 31, 2015 5 COMMENTS

A year ago at this time I was happy to share how 2014 had been, by far, the best year in the history of the firm. We had opened 3 new branch offices, expanded our team to almost 70 agents, and set records for sales production. It would be a tough act to follow.  2015…Read More »

Ossining Schools Area Classic Homes

ADDED September 22, 2015 1 COMMENTS

I LOVE these classic homes- here are some great homes at great prices with character, style and an awesome lifestyle.

Zillow Acquires Ashley Madison

ADDED July 24, 2015 1 COMMENTS

SEATTLE In the very same week that the Zillow Group set social media in the real estate space on fire with their purchase of software firm Dotloop, CEO Spencer Rascoff has announced the purchase of website It is unknown how the dating platform for cheating spouses fits into Zillow’s model, but industry insider comments…Read More »

J. Philip Real Estate Welcomes Brittany Alvarez

ADDED July 23, 2015 0 COMMENTS

Jennifer Maher, the manager of our Mahopac office, has done it again and hired another renaissance woman. She and I are  excited to announce the affiliation of Licensed Salesperson Brittany Alvarez with the firm. Want to hear glowing praise? Check this out: “Ms. Alvarez’s reputation in Putnam County precedes her. Brittany is known as a…Read More »

Q Branch

ADDED March 24, 2015 0 COMMENTS

I am biased, but I think I have the best people on my firm’s team. That’s why the company has grown through an era in the industry when many other firms disappeared. One of the very best examples is Angela Johnson. In August, 2012 when Angela joined the brokerage I wrote this: …”it is with immense…Read More »