OfferPad announces partnership with mortgage lender loanDepot

OfferPad, the digital broker opening up brick and mortars in select markets, just announced a choice partnership. The “iBuyer” has teamed up with loanDepot to offer on-the-spot mortgage approval within its app …

Trump takes one more step toward deregulating drones

Last week, however, President Trump signed a memo empowering the Department of Transportation to begin research on new commercial rules. But it’s safe to say this research won’t affect the recreational user as much as much as the commercial user …

OfferPad expands to Charlotte metro area

OfferPad, an iBuyer program that lets buyers hail agents like Uber, announced the opening of a new office in Charlotte, North Carolina …

The latest updates coming to Zillow Premier Agent in 2018

Zillow Group announced several new updates to its Premier Agent app that will become available in 2018, the biggest of which is a feature called My Agent that aims to allow real estate pros to more easily build relationships with buyer leads from Zillow and Trulia.  …

Police believe son killed mother in Chapel Hill home for sale

The Chapel Hill police department released chilling news regarding two dead bodies found in a home by a Realtor on October …

PLNAR uses augmented reality to capture floor plans

Augmented reality can be fun, flashy and, as it pushes its way into the mainstream, also useful as hell …

HomeSmart tests ‘smart’ for-sale signs in select markets

HomeSmart real estate agents in select markets now have access to a new tool called SmartListing, a service that uses text messaging to share listing information and generate leads …

Harvey Weinstein’s Hamptons estate vanishes from the market

As shamed Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein faces a barrage of sexual assault and rape allegations — from more than 40 women — his 9,000 square foot Hamptons mansion has been yanked from the market …

Keycafe hubs convert shops, bars and delis into key storage

Security and convenience are often at war. And one major area where they intersect in real estate is in the shuffling of keys, whether they’re being transferred to open the doors for a home tour, cleaning service or short-term guest …

Zillow’s ‘Bridge Listing Input’: New name, old tool?

Compose, a key component of Bridge Interactive, has been rebranded as Bridge Listing Input with no apparent significant changes to the tool …