Climate change will plunge real estate into chaos
More wildfires and more floods are certain. But not all is lost — and individuals can help
by Carl Franzen | Today 2:13 P.M.
Watch out Airbnb: Vacasa just raised $104M
Site claims to close the biggest funding round for the vacation rental industry to date
by Samantha Cole | Oct 17
Voice-powered home search tool gears up for national launch
'Doss, find me homes for $350,000 near Detroit Lake'
by Britt Chester | Oct 11
Purplebricks is here: UK low-fee brokerage invades LA
Purplebricks hopes to repeat success across the pond with self-service tools and agent support
by Teke Wiggin | Sep 14
Los Angeles real estate legend John Aaroe retires
A Southern California native, Aaroe launched his career in 1975 and has a track record of serving high-profile clientele
by Gill South | Sep 8
Amitree, maker of Folio Gmail extension, raises $7M
Company's email sorting tool groups threads, contacts and files into transaction folders
by Teke Wiggin | Aug 25
What's my home worth? Realtor.com's new tool has answers
Using My Home, agents can begin discussions on the benefits of selling in today’s tight market, the company said
by Gill South | Aug 23
OfferPad launches Uber-like 'Agent-on-Demand'
The iBuyer is letting house hunters access its homes without an agent -- and then request one
by Teke Wiggin | Aug 22
Bamboo Realty goes bust
The Millennial-focused brokerage is closing all offices after experimenting with ‘pay-what-you want’ commissions
by Amber Taufen | Aug 18
KW security breach compromises associate information
A third party accessed parts of the company's system that contained private information
by Amber Taufen | Jul 24
Sindeo back in business after acquisition
The company will continue to connect homebuyers with loans
by Amber Taufen | Jul 10
Zillow launches 'Instant Offers' pilot program for sellers
With or without an agent, homeowners can entertain instant offers and sell quickly
by Inman | May 22
NAR's newest benefit: free websites for all members
Sites include mortgage calculator, editable page templates and 'IDX listing integration capability'
by Teke Wiggin | May 17
Trump's tax plan: Good for business, bad for homeownership?
The proposed business tax rate would be a boon for agents and brokers -- but NAR is concerned about homeowners
by Amber Taufen | May 1
Real estate brokerage-backed mortgage startup nabs $2.25M
Mortgage software is designed to help lenders offer a 'modern borrowing experience'
by Teke Wiggin | Apr 18