On this week’s episode of The Real Word, Byron Lazine and Nicole White start with a New York Times article on the growing percentage of older Americans living alone, which contradicts the widely-held belief that more people are sharing their spaces with others.
The “Left, Middle, Right” segment started with a CNBC article on Elon Musk’s claim that Apple threatened to remove Twitter from its app store. The second (and final) article took the issue of Whole Foods being more corporate than community-friendly—and the opportunity this presents for real estate agents.
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06:28 A growing percentage (over 30%) of people want their own space.
07:07 The increase in divorces is also a contributing factor
11:46 A systemic problem with brokerages and a race to the bottom
15:30 Byron’s invitation to debate this one out on the BAM stage.
18:58 Left, Middle, Right #1 – “Elon Musk Claims Apple Has threatened to Remove the Twitter App.” (CNBC)
19:58 Elon needs to be careful
20:21 Agents need to be on the Zillow platform.
22:40 Whole Foods is green-washing
22:59 Agents need to be the voice shouting out dependable local businesses
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