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Homebot, a digital tool that allows agents and lenders to help manage housing wealth, was chosen among 10 real estate tech startups to receive $25,000 at Realogy's FWD Innovation Summit.
Author: Patrick Kearns
Posted: November 14, 2018, 7:56 pm
Currently, National Landing, which is nestled between Crystal City, Potomac Yard, and Pentagon City, has more than 17 million square feet of existing office space, 24,000 affordable housing units within two miles of the future HQ2 building, and more than 150 acres of developable land.
Author: Marian McPherson
Posted: November 14, 2018, 7:23 pm
Although Compass has yet to choose a location for its flagship Houston office — it is deciding between The Galleria, River Oaks, and Upper Kirby — homebuyers are now able to browse more than 43,000 Houston listings on Compass' site.
Author: Marian McPherson
Posted: November 14, 2018, 7:00 pm
A South Florida agent was abruptly canned from her position at United Realty on Tuesday after video footage of the woman shouting down elderly black supporters of gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum went viral over the weekend.
Author: Veronika Bondarenko
Posted: November 14, 2018, 6:29 pm
Can you define your value proposition quickly and effectively, in language your non-real-estate-trained client can understand?
Author: Jay Thompson
Posted: November 14, 2018, 6:07 pm
Removing bathtubs and adding new faucets were popular changes this year, as Baby Boomers led the way in renovating their restrooms
Author: Marian McPherson
Posted: November 14, 2018, 4:54 pm
The U.K.-based flat-fee brokerage Purplebricks has unveiled its brand new logo -- the company name inside an open purple square.
Author: Veronika Bondarenko
Posted: November 14, 2018, 4:40 pm
The largest share of baby boomers is a decade away from moving past age 65 and into their very senior years. Nevertheless, time is running out to prepare for their housing, financial, social and medical needs, according to a new report from the Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies.
Author: Lew Sichelman
Posted: November 14, 2018, 4:33 pm
Introducing an interactive directory of the best and brightest agents in luxury real estate, specifically designed to connect you to other top-producing agents and generate more referrals for your business.
Author: Matthew Shadbolt
Posted: November 14, 2018, 3:34 pm
Nicolai Kolding, currently the broker of record at National Real Estate Referral Group and a long-time Realogy executive, has enlisted the public’s help in finding his son after 15-year-old Thomas Kolding left home and failed to return on Oct. 30.
Author: Veronika Bondarenko
Posted: November 14, 2018, 3:08 pm
Eight of the Bay Area’s top real estate brokerages are partnering to share anonymous buyer data with the help of real estate tech startup RealScout.
Author: Patrick Kearns
Posted: November 14, 2018, 3:00 pm
Hippo, a startup offering online home insurance quotes, has raised $70 million in a funding round led by Felicis Ventures and Lennar Corporation.
Author: Veronika Bondarenko
Posted: November 14, 2018, 2:00 pm
C.A.R. is collecting donations that it plans to distribute to members who have lost their homes or other property in the state's ongoing wildfires.
Author: Jim Dalrymple II
Posted: November 14, 2018, 1:33 pm
Jason Bateman, head of Redfin Mortgage, told Inman the company anticipates that 10 percent of its November closings will ultimately be all-digital, with that number growing as more customers learn of the option.
Author: Jim Dalrymple II
Posted: November 14, 2018, 1:00 pm
In an announcement today, the company unveiled a new service called Vacasa Multifamily that will provide short-term rental management in cities. Property managers and developers using the service will be able to turn their urban units over to the company, which will then handle things like booking rentals, cleaning and marketing.
Author: Jim Dalrymple II
Posted: November 14, 2018, 1:00 pm
With many buyers, the following question invariably comes up: "Would it be possible for us to put just a few things in the house right before closing?" Here are six reasons why your answer should always be, "No!"
Author: Cara Ameer
Posted: November 14, 2018, 10:37 am
The latest J.D. Power study of borrower satisfaction revealed that loan officer response times are what make or break the experience, and this has pushed many consumers to go digital.
Author: Lew Sichelman
Posted: November 14, 2018, 9:55 am
Rising seas are threatening thousands of homes but the building in these flood-prone areas still continues, according to a new study from Zillow and Climate Central. As many as 400,000 homes are at risk of regular flooding by 2050, the study says.
Author: Patrick Kearns
Posted: November 13, 2018, 10:58 pm