Keller Williams ends exclusive deal with Offerpad

Keller Williams will allow other investors to make all-cash offers on homes through Keller Offers, its iBuying division.

The Real Word: How the iBuyer business model is evolving

Watch Byron Lazine and Nicole White give a real estate agent’s perspective on industry-related topics. This week, they’ll discuss iBuyers’ evolving business models, changing markets around big cities and a gift card project that’s giving back to the community.

The line between iBuyer and brokerage is blurring

Opendoor and Offerpad will now list homes directly, alongside their core instant-offer businesses, underlining the growing convergence of iBuyers and the traditional industry. Ultimately, this new service, still in the early stages, represents a way fo…

Zillow is buying homes again in 6 more cities

The iBuyer platform is buying homes again in Atlanta, Dallas, San Antonio, Austin, San Diego and Sacramento.

The Real Word: Should agents worry about Offerpad’s new service?

Watch Byron Lazine and Nicole White give a real estate agent’s perspective on industry-related topics. This week, they discuss why buyers should have representation with new construction and The Broke Agent’s winning meme templates.

First Offerpad wanted to buy your home. Now it wants to list your home

Consumers can now choose a direct, quick-close sale or a more traditional listing process. The move may raise the ire of real estate agents.

Former surgeon general tapped to help Zillow safely buy homes again

The company is bringing on Regina Benjamin, the former U.S. surgeon general, to consult on and develop new safety protocols as it returns to iBuying.

Realtors are line of defense against banker greed

The private sector and government leaders must be on guard as trillions of public dollars wash through the economic system.

Redfin, Zillow to resume iBuying

Redfin is returning to homebuying immediately, while Zillow says a return is likely within a few weeks.

Massive new iBuyer report gives deep insight into Zillow, Opendoor

The 168-page report from Mike DelPrete takes a look at how the pandemic has impacted iBuyers and how they’re positioned to thrive in an era of social distancing.