Posts filtered by tags: Redfin[x]


 

Offers from iBuyers are getting weaker: zavvie report

Total iBuyer purchases plummeted 82 percent year over year in Q3, according to the report.
Tags: Technology, Radio, Zillow, Redfin, Home Swap, Industry News, Select, Opendoor, Knock, Offerpad, Zavvie, iBuyer, Bridge Loan, Lane Hornung


Searches for homes in urban areas up 200% from last year: Redfin

With the largest annual increase for searches in urban areas so far this year, new data from Redfin released Tuesday suggests Americans haven't given up on cities just yet.
Tags: Lifestyle, Data, Analysis, Radio, Seattle, Suburbs, Redfin, Rural, Inventory, Urban Areas, Markets & Economy, Brokerage, Select, Home Sales, Pending Sales, City Living


10 real estate players named on Deloitte’s 2020 Technology Fast 500

Find out which real estate tech companies made this 26-year-old ranking list, designed to recognize what it takes to be an industry disruptor.
Tags: Technology, Radio, Deloitte, Zillow, Docusign, Redfin, Industry News, Select, News Brief, Homesnap, Homelight, OJO Labs, Groundfloor, eOriginal, Search Realty Corp, Technology Fast 500


9 real estate players named on Deloitte’s 2020 Technology Fast 500

Find out which real estate tech companies made this 26-year-old ranking list, designed to recognize what it takes to be an industry disruptor.
Tags: Technology, Radio, Deloitte, Zillow, Docusign, Redfin, Industry News, Select, News Brief, Homesnap, Homelight, OJO Labs, Groundfloor, eOriginal, Search Realty Corp, Technology Fast 500


In chaotic times, Zillow becomes the solution to doomscrolling

People in 2020 are treating the ubiquitous real estate portal as part social network, part salve amid a global pandemic and geopolitical chaos.
Tags: Real Estate, Technology, Lifestyle, Analysis, Radio, New York Times, Agent, Zillow, Trulia, Redfin, Pandemic, Taylor Lorenz, Tiktok, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Coronavirus Pandemic


‘Big win for discount brokers’: How low-fee firms benefit from DOJ suit

Transparency around commissions could force more brokerages to compete on price in addition to service, chief executives at several low-fee brokerages told Inman on Friday.
Tags: Lawsuit, Radio, Commission, Rex, Doj, Redfin, Industry News, NAR, Inman, Brokerage, Select, Chris Nielsen, Trelora, Brady Miller, Discount Brokerage, Felix Homes


2020 is the year of the second home

The demand for second homes has risen 100 percent year over year, according to a Redfin market report released on Thursday.
Tags: Radio, Redfin


Proptech’s Q3 2020 Earnings Radar

 The (third quarter) results are in for proptech’s public companies. After the success of our first Earnings Radar for Q2, we are bringing it back for a second spin. Ben Godfrey put together a Q3 earnings overview, specifically for Zillow Group. You can read that here. Without further ado… COMPANY SNAPSHOTS Zillow continues to blaze a trail with CEO Rich Barton speaking to the “Great Reshuffling” that 2020 has brought. The team is very much focused on adding “ecosystem economics” (aka anc...
Tags: Startups, Featured, Germany, US, Radio, Canada, Robert Thomson, Zillow, Redfin, Holdings Inc, Ben Godfrey, Zillow Group, NewsCorp, Realogy, Rich Barton, Move Inc


Home sales experienced record gains in October: Redfin

Home sales shot up 24 percent in October from the previous year on a seasonally adjusted basis, the largest increase since Redfin began tracking the data in 2012.
Tags: New York City, San Francisco, Data, Analysis, Radio, Agent, San Jose, Salt Lake City, Newark, Kansas City, Memphis, Redfin, Honolulu, Allentown, Elgin, New Haven


Do protests play a role in where Americans want to live? Maybe

New data from Redfin suggests protests have had a modest impact on where people want to live, with 30 percent surveyed saying unrest has made them reconsider where they want to live.
Tags: Minneapolis, Lifestyle, Joe Biden, Data, Analysis, Radio, Protests, Agent, Redfin, Kenosha, Urban Areas, Relocation, Urban Living, Markets & Economy, Select, Racial Injustice


How Redfin’s proactive layoffs forced the company to play catch up

Redfin Chief Financial Officer Chris Nielsen revealed on Tuesday that the company plans to keep hiring through the early part of 2021 to keep up with strong demand.
Tags: Internet, Laid Off, Radio, Redfin, Glenn Kelman, Select, Chris Nielsen, Furlough, Media and Telecommunications Virtual Conference, RBC Capital Markets Global Technology


What a vaccine could mean for the US housing market and real estate

An effective vaccine could mean a spike in interest rates and return to some pricy metro markets, economists and agents told Inman.
Tags: New York City, Uncategorized, US, San Francisco, Radio, Agent, Vaccine, Compass, Redfin, Markets & Economy, Select, Realtor.com, Danielle Hale, Daryl Fairweather, Warburg Realty, Coronavirus


Redfin suit could have industry-wide impact: NFHA attorney

Morgan Williams, general counsel for the National Fair Housing Alliance, one of the groups that filed the suit against Redfin, said companies will have to be extra cautious about discrimination as technology takes over more work in real estate
Tags: Real Estate, Lawsuit, Housing, Analysis, Radio, Discrimination, Morgan Stanley, Redfin, Glenn Kelman, Industry News, Select, Fair Housing, Morgan Williams, National Fair Housing Alliance, NFHA


Redfin suit could have industrywide impact: NFHA attorney

Morgan Williams, general counsel for the National Fair Housing Alliance, one of the groups that filed the suit against Redfin, said companies will have to be extra cautious about discrimination as technology takes over more work in real estate
Tags: Real Estate, Lawsuit, Housing, Analysis, Radio, Discrimination, Morgan Stanley, Redfin, Glenn Kelman, Industry News, Select, Fair Housing, Morgan Williams, National Fair Housing Alliance, NFHA


Are You Getting Paid Enough?

A pre-pandemic survey revealed that nearly half of Americans thought they were underpaid, and that’s been made worse by COVID, as nearly a third of Americans have lost their job or had their wages cut, according to Redfin. Do you feel underpaid? Here’s some tips on how to make your case for a raise. Read more...
Tags: Employment, Income, Salary, Lifehacks, Raises, Redfin, Salary Negotiation, Negotiating Salary, Pay Raise


The racial wealth gap in real estate is growing. Here are 3 ways housing has been harder for Black Americans in 2020.

Black Americans pay higher mortgage interest rates on lower-value homes than white Americans, new studies find. Prostock-Studio/Getty Images The racial wealth gap in real estate between Black and white Americans seems to be worsening, according to two new studies and a recently filed lawsuit. On average, Black families pay over $60,000 more in lifetime homeownership costs than white families, according to MIT researchers. Meanwhile, their homes don't receive valuations as high as white hom...
Tags: Real Estate, Design, News, Washington Post, Housing, US, Trends, Wealth, Economy, Mit, Green, Chicago, Hud, Newark, Cnbc, Black


How to get the most out of real estate referral programs now

Two executives from Redfin and Leading Real Estate Companies of the World share the benefits of referral programs and how to turn referrals into sales.
Tags: Radio, Lead Generation, Redfin, Referrals, Leading RE, Select, Referral Programs, Leading Real Estate Companies of the World, Inman Events, Connect Now, Real Estate Agent Referral Programs, Referral Best Practices


Resort Towns Are Becoming Permanent Destinations for Homebuyers Fleeing Big Cities During the Pandemic

The Jersey Shore, Bend, OR, Cape Cod and other vacation destinations are heating up as the coronavirus drives New Yorkers and San Franciscans to greener pasturesSeattle, WA – Nov. 11, 2020 (PRNewswire) (NASDAQ: RDFN) — Popular second-home destinations including the Jersey Shore, Cape Cod, Lake Tahoe, Palm Springs and Bend, OR are heating up and becoming full-time residences for homebuyers who have the luxury of working remotely, according to a new report from Redfin (www.redfin.com), the technol...
Tags: Real Estate, New York, News, California, Boston, New York City, Sacramento, San Francisco, Radio, Canada, Brooklyn, United States, New Jersey, Portland, Manhattan, Miami


Earnings roundup: Q3 was the real estate industry’s comeback quarter

The scorching housing market lifted the nation's largest real estate companies out of their second quarter slumps, according to Q3 earnings calls this week and last week.
Tags: Radio, Zillow, Redfin, Glenn Kelman, Industry News, Keller Williams, Realogy, Markets & Economy, Brokerage, Select, Rich Barton, Adam Contos, RE/MAX, Josh Team, Ryan Schneider


Earnings round up: Q3 was the real estate industry’s comeback quarter

The scorching housing market lifted the nation's largest real estate companies out of their second quarter slumps, according to Q3 earnings calls this week and last week.
Tags: Radio, Zillow, Redfin, Glenn Kelman, Industry News, Keller Williams, Realogy, Markets & Economy, Brokerage, Select, Rich Barton, Adam Contos, RE/MAX, Josh Team, Ryan Schneider


Redfin reports strong earnings, surging demand for housing

The online brokerage raked in raked in $237 million in revenue during the third quarter of this year, beating analyst expectations.
Tags: Wall Street, Radio, Earnings, Redfin, Glenn Kelman, Industry News, Markets & Economy, Brokerage, Select, Pandemic, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Coronavirus Pandemic


Everything sellers own falls into four categories

One of the biggest challenges facing home sellers is getting the house ready for the market. Getting your home picture perfect becomes a daunting undertaking for many once the emotional decision to sell has been made. Here’s a process to make this task manageable. For starters, organize every item in your house into one of these four categories: Things you’ll use for staging, things you need to pack, things you need to give away and things you need to throw out. Next, gather the tools for this s...
Tags: Business, Real Estate, News, Housing, La, Sport, Soccer, Dallas, Cbre, Redfin, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories OCR, Top Stories PE, Top Stories IVDB, Top Stories RDF, Top Stories Sun


Santa Barbara, Louisville and Buffalo Have Soared in Popularity With Out-of-Town Homebuyers Since the Pandemic Began

A record 29% of Redfin.com users looked to move to a different metro area in the third quarter Seattle, WA – Oct. 30, 2020 (PRNewswire) (NASDAQ: RDFN) — Santa Barbara has grown the most in popularity with people moving in from out of town over the last year, followed by Louisville, KY and Buffalo, NY, according to a new report from Redfin (www.redfin.com), the technology-powered real estate brokerage. Net inflow—the number of people looking to move in minus the number of people lookin...
Tags: Real Estate, New York, News, California, Boston, Sacramento, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Atlanta, Indianapolis, Chicago, Austin, Radio, Canada, United States, Washington Dc


Southern California house prices see biggest gains in 2 years

Southern California house values increased by the largest amount in at least two years, with Inland Empire prices increasing at the fastest pace in the region, the CoreLogic Home Price Index for September shows. Prices in Riverside and San Bernardino counties jumped 7.7% in September, the largest year-over-year percentage gain since May 2018, according to the index, released Tuesday, Nov. 3. Economists say buyer demand shifted to non-urban areas like the Inland Empire since the pandemic forced m...
Tags: Business, Real Estate, News, California, Housing, La, Sport, Soccer, Dallas, Orange County, Cbre, Redfin, Southern California, San Bernardino, Los Angeles County, Riverside


Americans head to the polls following brutal campaign season

Voters have to choose between President Trump and Joe Biden as concerns about unprecedented voter intimidation, fraud and violence swirl around the country. Real estate agents like Ellen Sykes of Warburg Realty volunteered at voting centers across the U.S.
Tags: Florida, Politics, New York, Texas, California, Washington, Los Angeles, Regulations, Joe Biden, Chicago, Radio, Missouri, Manhattan, Agent, Rent, Fifth Avenue


Americans head to the polls as real estate industry holds breath

Voters have to choose between President Trump and Joe Biden as concerns about unprecedented voter intimidation, fraud and violence swirl around the country. Real estate agents like Ellen Sykes of Warburg Realty volunteered at voting centers across the U.S.
Tags: Florida, Politics, New York, Texas, California, Washington, Los Angeles, Regulations, Joe Biden, Chicago, Radio, Missouri, Manhattan, Agent, Rent, Fifth Avenue


Is Redfin’s job to make money or create positive change?

The Redfin lawsuit brings to light a question that’s essential in today’s business world: Is a company’s job to make money or to be a force for positive change? It might be a while before we have an outcome, but it will impact us all.
Tags: Lawsuit, Opinion, Service, Radio, Teams, Columns, Redfin, Industry News, Brokerage, Select, Jay Thompson, National Fair Housing Alliance, NFHA, Corporate Citizen, Redfin Lawsuit


More malls dragged into bankruptcy by as retail carnage continues

By Jeremy Hill | Bloomberg America’s ailing malls suffered a pair of body blows over the weekend as two major landlords followed their ever-growing list of bankrupt tenants into Chapter 11 protection. Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust and CBL & Associates Properties Inc. sought protection from creditors Sunday, citing pandemic-induced pressures on their tenants and, in turn, themselves. Together the two REITs account for some 87 million square feet of real estate across the U.S., accordi...
Tags: Business, Real Estate, California, La, Sport, Soccer, Dallas, Philadelphia, Michigan, Houston, Chattanooga, Delaware, Cbre, Commercial Real Estate, Redfin, Los Angeles County


Amid discrimination lawsuit, agents criticize Redfin pricing policies

Fair housing advocates sued Redfin this week over allegations of racial discrimination. On Friday, agents told Inman the online brokerage should be working harder to fix the problem. "The business model ends where people’s housing rights begin," said one.
Tags: Technology, California, New York City, Regulations, Radio, Agent, Michigan, Compass, Discrimination, Oakland, Detroit, Redfin, Glenn Kelman, Inman, Brokerage, Select


Louisville, Buffalo, Santa Barbara lure out-of-towners amid pandemic

All three metros have experienced a net inflow increase by over 100% in the past year, according to a new report from Redfin released Friday.
Tags: New York, California, New York City, Sacramento, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Remote Work, Atlanta, Data, Chicago, Austin, Radio, Las Vegas, Buffalo, Santa Barbara, Louisville