Sotheby’s acquires 101-year-old San Fran brokerage McGuire Realty

The acquisition has been in the works for months, and the Sotheby’s and Golden Gate Sotheby’s teams are completing the finishing touches.

Zavvie launches updated version of Offer Optimizer

In the updated version of Offer Optimizer, individual estimates from each iBuyer have been replaced with an estimated offer range for all iBuyers based on zavvie’s data, and a buy-before-you-sell option from bridge providers will now be available for c…

Inside Real Estate acquires dashCMA

The software will now have access to 600+ MLSs just a year after inception, and founder Karen Abram says she’s “beyond excited to join the Inside Real Estate family.”

Homesnap launches future commission-based payment service

The payment system, created in conjunction with eCommission, allows agents to pay for Homesnap products using future commissions in lieu of cash or credit.

Sotheby’s launches first-ever global luxury real estate portal in Mexico

Sotheby’s International Realty partnered with business publication Expansión to showcase international real estate listings to more than 15 million readers.

Engel & Völkers announces partnership with Matterport

The global luxury real estate brand will integrate Matterport technology into its already existing Integrated Product Suite for all U.S. agents.

IBuyer Sundae to open traditional brokerage in Southern California

In essence a fix-and-flip iBuyer, Sundae spends an average of $65,000 on each home it buys to ready it for the market. Now, its homes will sell through its sister brokerage, Sundae Homes.

OJO Labs launches AI-powered photo scanning tool for kitchens

Kitchen Fit uses machine learning to help potential homebuyers figure out exactly what they want out of a kitchen.

EXCLUSIVE: Compass is launching a luxury division

In the wake of the company’s heavy recruitment of luxury agents, the company is launching a new division to support its growing luxury real estate presence.

Ben Kinney, Chris Suarez launch new brand-agnostic platform

Place Inc. will handle a variety of business tasks for teams, and they will be able to keep their existing branding and remain in their brokerages.