Exclusive Livestream: Redfin’s Race & Real Estate Symposium

Redfin is hosting a symposium on race and real estate in its Seattle office on Sept. 6, from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. PST (3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. EST).

Home values continued to rise in July, but at slower rate: Zillow

Median home values increased 8 percent year-over-year, to $218,000 in July, but in 20 of the 35 largest markets growth slowed modestly, according to Zillow.

Connect mind, body and spirit in this $11M eco-chic luxury estate

Broker-owner Micheal Morrison has built his 25-year real estate career on selling one-of-a-kind homes, and his latest listing is no exception.

Compass takes over Avenue Properties’ Seattle offices

While not technically an “acquisition” — Compass said that Avenue Properties is “joining” Compass — the move will bring all of Avenue Properties’ 200-plus agents and staff under Compass’ fold.

Seattle crown jewel of WalletHub’s ‘Best Big Cities’ list

It’s the home of technology giants such as Microsoft and Amazon, so it’s no surprise Seattle nailed the top spot on WalletHub’s ‘Best Big Cities’ list.

Modus launches to speed up and protect home closings

There are a few problems with home closings, according to the founders of Modus. One: their slow pace. And two: the potential for fraud.

Modus launches to speed up and protect home closings

There are a few problems with home closings, according to the founders of Modus. One: their slow pace. And two: the potential for fraud.

Wanna meet buyers and sellers in a 5-mile radius? Try Nexme

There are already a few startups that promise to be the Uber of real estate. Now there’s another one: Nexme, an iOS app that connects buyers and sellers to agents on demand. But Nexme is taking its own approach.

Here’s where sellers made the biggest profit on their homes

Homesellers are reaping the benefits of steadily skyrocketing home prices, especially on the West Coast, according to a new report from Zillow.

Case-Shiller: home prices will go up till economy slows or inventory increases

Home prices increased for the 71st straight month, according to the latest S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller National Home Price NSA Index. Experts believe prices will continue to rise until the market sees an increase in inventory or the economy slows.