EXp appoints new chief collaboration officer, hinting at more acquisitions

EXp Realty’s parent company eXp World Holdings announced changes to its executive leadership team on Thursday. The company has hired Jeff Whiteside to serve in a dual role as chief financial officer and chief collaboration officer. Alan Goldman, previously the CFO of both eXp Realty and eXp World Holdings, will still serve as the brokerage’s CFO and additionally as chief accounting officer of eXp World Holdings.

Constellation acquires Baynet World

CREG sought Baynet as a natural evolution in its effort to consolidate technology solutions for real estate professionals under a single brand.

3 key factors at play in every successful brokerage acquisition

Acquiring a brokerage can be a great move for your real estate business — if it’s the right fit and the right time. Here are three key steps you should take if your goal is a successful acquisition.

OJO Labs acquires WolfNet Technologies

The deal merges the new consumer-facing property search tool OJO with a trusted agent-and-broker focused software and data company in the form of WolfNet.

Design-focused indie brokerage Deasy/Penner acquires Podley Properties

SoCal-based luxury real estate brokerage Deasy/Penner has acquired Podley Properties, an independently owned brokerage with a team of 175 agents and 20 support staff spread across six offices in Altadena, Glendora, La Canada, Monrovia, Pasadena and Sierra Madre. 

Lead cultivation tool HelloAlex acquires Botplan for undisclosed sum

Automated lead qualification company HelloAlex announced this week the acquisition of Botplan, a chat tool for engaging online leads.

Redfin announces $240M stock offering for potential acquisitions

It may choose to use a portion of the proceeds to invest in or acquire third-party businesses, products, services, technologies or other assets.

JLL Spark acquires Stessa, a tech platform for tracking real estate investments

The product was developed to overlap a consumer-friendly user experience with the sophisticated financial models required to proactively manage tens of millions in commercial property. The price of the deal was not immediately disclosed.  …

Attom Data Solutions acquires Onboard Informatics

Property database Attom Data Solutions acquired neighborhood data platform Onboard Informatics, the companies announced Thursday …

Software giant Constellation acquires Real Estate Digital

Constellation Software Real Estate Group is steadily adding to its portfolio of SaaS companies for real estate. The software giant acquired Real Estate Digital from Xome Holdings on Thursday …