EXp Realty taps Keller Williams Realty vet to lead US growth

EXp Realty, the rapidly expanding, cloud-based brokerage, has snagged a veteran of Keller Williams Realty to spearhead the company’s U.S. growth strategy.

Keller Williams, Compass and eXp among ‘best places to work’

Three flaming stars in real estate brokerage — Compass, Keller Williams Realty and eXp Realty — rank among the best places to work in 2019, according to job reviews site Glassdoor.

This is what a zero emissions home looks like

HouseZero has been overhauled from its pre-war origins to generate more energy over its lifetime than was used to renovate it, targeting nearly zero energy for heating and cooling, zero electric lighting during the day, 100 percent natural ventilation …

iBuyers are fueling Wall Street’s rental takeover

Homebuying startups that offer quick sales to antsy sellers are fueling the steady incursion of mammoth investors into the single-family rental market.

New website helps NYC renters bypass agents, commissions

TransparentCity, a new website that helps renters keep down costs by bypassing brokers and commission fees, has launched in New York City.

Opendoor files for $300M ‘property acquisition fund’

The offering differs from the sort of funding that Opendoor — a so-called “iBuyer” that uses technology to quickly buy and resell homes — has publicly filed for in the past, appearing to mark a bid by the firm to finance property purchases in a new way

Opendoor files for $300M ‘property acquisition fund’

The offering differs from the sort of funding that Opendoor — a so-called “iBuyer” that uses technology to quickly buy and resell homes — has publicly filed for in the past, appearing to mark a bid by the firm to finance property purchases in a new way

Realty One adds a way for agents to recommend home services

Under the deal, Realty One Group’s 11,000 real estate professionals across 35 states will gain access to HomeKeepr in early December, through an integration with the real estate brand’s tech platform zONE.

Contactually can now estimate when contacts will transact

By activating Contactually’s integration with Remine, agents can tap the software’s database to supplement their contacts with relevant property and predicative data.

Opendoor CEO wants to make homebuying and selling free

The iBuyer startup currently charges homesellers an average fee of 6.2 percent when they accept its all-cash offers, but leader Eric Wu says it should someday be zero.