Redfin expands to 5 new markets

Move grows website listings by 14 percent

Seattle-based online brokerage Redfin has expanded to five new markets, boosting the number of listings on its site by 14 percent, the company announced today.

The new markets are Houston; New York City’s Bronx borough; Charlotte and the Raleigh-Durham area in North Carolina; and the state of Delaware. The move extends Redfin’s services to a total of 21 major markets and grows its reach by nearly 10 million new people — a 10 percent increase in audience size, the company said.