Real Estate News
Redfin unveils new estimate tool for off-market homes
Redfin is giving homeowners a chance to estimate their property's value before it hits the market -- while potentially buttressing its own iBuyer platform.
Purplebricks launches in the Sunshine State with 2 locations
Purplebricks is bringing its flat-fee model to the Sunshine State. The U.K.-founded real estate brokerage — which charges sellers a $3,600 fee per listing — officially launched Tuesday in Orlando and Tampa, as the company celebrates one year of operating in the United States.
Home price growth slows to 6 percent in July
Annual home price growth was 6.0 percent in July, according to the latest S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller National Home Price NSA Index, released Tuesday. While that would seem to bode well for homeowners, annual appreciation actually was higher the month before, at 6.2 percent. That means price growth is indeed slowing, as observed yesterday by Redfin. S&P Dow […]
MoxiWorks blasts Compass for agent productivity claims
MoxiWorks, an open real estate tech platform funded by two of the top three regional brands in the country, took a jab at Compass, claiming its agents report a 16 percent decline in productivity when they move to the national brokerage.
Realogy is launching its own iBuyer service
The quick-cash home sale program will launch in the Atlanta and Greater Dallas markets by October, and in Tampa by the end of the year.