Mike's Stories

Opinion
The heady days of record home price appreciation — the most significant driver of iBuyer profitability — appear to be coming to a close (for now)
Jun 21
Opinion
As the market makes profitability more difficult to attain, cost control measures will become ever more important for brokerage companies
Jun 17
Opinion
The market is softening and it's reflected in quarterly declines. Fewer transactions mean less brokerage revenue
Jun 7
Opinion
Tucked away in Opendoor's recent earnings call was an illuminating statement by its CEO that sheds light on its exclusive supply strategy
May 25
Opinion
Compass is not in immediate peril, but it is approaching a critical juncture where it will either need to raise more money or reduce expenses
May 18
Opinion
2021 was a record year for Opendoor — and the latest data suggests that 2022 may turn out to be even bigger
May 16
Opinion
Zillow and Realtor.com's Q1 results shine a light on two key factors: overall revenue growth is slowing and Zillow's next-gen lead gen business, Zillow Flex, is building momentum
May 10
Opinion
Zillow's new strategy has the company going back to its roots, doubling down on agent lead gen, and extracting more revenue from real estate commissions
May 5