What are real estate agents saying about Opendoor’s funding news?

With Opendoor’s recent $325 million Series E funding round, $2 billion valuation and plans to quintuple its markets by 2020, alongside other bold expansion moves being made by competitors, iBuyers are making a massive ripple in the industry. But what d…

The trinity of capital, passion and brains is rocking real estate

As I was sitting in the speaker’s room backstage at the recent Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and Department of Justice (DOJ) hearing on competitiveness in the real estate industry, I could not get a particular question out of my head: Does any of this even matter?

Opendoor rivals don’t fear Silicon Valley upstart’s $325M round

Opendoor’s competitors are optimistic that the company’s massive $325 million funding round shows confidence and interest in their industry from investors.

Inside Zillow’s Instant Offers expansion

Zillow is launching its direct-to-consumer homebuying service in Las Vegas Wednesday after strong demand in Phoenix, its first market. And local agents are sharing in the success.

‘Skip all the stress and uncertainty’: Check out Opendoor’s new video ads

Opendoor is launching a new ad campaign featuring absurdist-style videos about how hard it is to sell a home the traditional way — with a real estate agent.

Why iBuyers won’t huff and puff and blow your business down

People today are in constant search of instant gratification, mainly focusing on anything that is easy to achieve or obtain. But selling a house has never been instant or easy, and in all honesty, most people don’t like selling or buying houses. Because of this, someone came up with a solution that makes the homebuying and selling processes easier — it’s known as an iBuyer.

OfferPad unveils massive rebranding, new logo for ‘Offerpad 2.0’

Like Facebook dropped the “the,” OfferPad has dropped the capital “P.” OfferPad is now Offerpad as part of a massive rebrand the company calls “Offerpad 2.0.”

An Atlanta agent takes Knock, OfferPad and Opendoor for a test-drive

Some say Knock, OfferPad and Opendoor are the wave of the future — that they are “coming for real estate” — but as a Keller Williams agent, I’m not so sure that’s the case.

I toured an Opendoor home for sale, and its frictionless tech was a game-changer

If you make it easier to see a home, could you sell it for a higher price? A recent tour of homes in Scottsdale, Arizona, using Opendoor’s app, led me to believe that it’s highly possible.

OfferPad raises $150 million in equity and debt

OfferPad raised $50 million in equity financing led by the private equity firm LL Funds, a returning OfferPad investor, and $100 million of debt financing through an extension of OfferPad’s existing credit facilities. OfferPad raised this funding durin…