End-to-end times: How the all-in-1 platform became the holy grail
Companies both old and new are racing to build platforms that handle more of the real estate transaction. Agents will have to adapt to survive
by Jim Dalrymple II Feb 21
Redfin CEO Glenn Kelman at ICNY 19
The company's revenue jumped a whopping 88% year-over-year during the final 3 months of 2019. Here's some key stats worth paying attention to
by Jim Dalrymple II Feb 12
Be resilient in the face of disruption: My big takeaway from Inman Connect New York
The year in real estate technology
The year in tech featured the platform race, the rise of iBuyers and a whole lot of money
by Patrick Kearns Dec 17
The year of the homeseller
Twenty-five plus years into the real estate digital revolution and most of the money and innovation has been focused on helping homebuyers. That's about to change
by Brad Inman Dec 16
Move over Phoenix, Los Angeles is latest battleground for real estate tech
Years ago it was hard to imagine iBuyers ever making headway in a city with older and more expensive homes. But this year Opendoor, Zillow and others went all in on L.A.
by Jim Dalrymple II Dec 13
Redfin sign
As of Tuesday, Redfin Direct is now available in Los Angeles, San Diego, Sacramento, Santa Barbara, the Inland Empire and most of Redfin's other California markets
by Jim Dalrymple II Dec 3
Redfin beats expectations, posts $239M in revenue for Q3 2019
The latest earnings report comes as the tech-oriented brokerage steadily expands programs such as RedfinNow and Redfin Direct, which could upend how consumers engage with real estate
by Jim Dalrymple II Nov 6
RE/MAX beats estimates with $71.5M in revenue in Q3 2019
The large franchisor also said Thursday it saw a 3.5% increase in its total agent count
by Jim Dalrymple II Oct 31
Redfin launches in new markets in Tennessee, Georgia, Kentucky
Consumers in Savannah, Chattanooga and Northern Kentucky will now be able to search for homes on Redfin.com as well as use the brokerage's agents
by Jim Dalrymple II Oct 30
Redfin Direct expands into Texas, marking third market since launch
Texas is the first state where all of Redfin's services — from iBuyer to mortgage and title and escrow — are available
by Patrick Kearns Oct 10
The scourge of untested novelties in real estate
Some innovations — novel or not, untested or not — change how the real estate industry works. Others fall by the wayside
by Brad Inman Oct 7
Redfin solicits feedback on opening up Redfin Direct to Partner Agents
Redfin asked members of its Partner Agent program how they feel about allowing unrepresented buyers to make offers on the homes they list
by Patrick Kearns Oct 4
Redfin CEO: Amazon-Realogy partnership not a 'serious move into the real estate market'
Glenn Kelman also said in the earnings call Thursday that he'd like to be able to sell 10% of the homes listed with Redfin to unrepresented buyers
by Jim Dalrymple II Aug 1
Redfin experiences 'turning point,' beats expectations with $197.8M in revenue
CEO Glenn Kelman also said web traffic and brokerage sales accelerated for the 2nd straight quarter
by Jim Dalrymple II Aug 1