StreetEasy may cut off Douglas Elliman’s access to rental listing platform

The Zillow-owned search portal and the New York City-based brokerage are currently locked in negotiations.

Zillow cuts off direct listing feed from Realogy franchisees

A Zillow spokesperson told Inman the company gets virtually all of its listings from multiple listing service feeds these days.

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.

Realtor.com sees user growth as News Corp. revenue drops 8%

Although News Corp.’s revenues dipped down to $2.27 billion, realtor.com saw average monthly unique users of its web and mobile sites grow by 6 percent year over year.

Latte vision for buying a home is suddenly becoming a reality

Seven years ago, I said that buying a home should be as easy as making a latte. My theatrics weren’t enough to make that vision possible. But a pandemic is doing the trick today.

Zillow and Trulia beat back patent infringement suit for listing apps

‘This ruling ensures we will be able to continue to provide this information,’ said a Zillow Group spokesperson.

Coronavirus could bring consolidation, layoffs to proptech

Venture capitalists have poured billions into real estate technology. But as the coronavirus hammers the economy, that funding may begin to dry up.

‘Black swan of 2020’: Venture firm behind Trulia, Airbnb sounds alarm

Sequoia Capital believes the coronavirus could lead to reduced business activity, supply chain disruption and other long-lasting problems.

The Domino’s pizza tracker of home search: Josh Team on KW’s new app

In the first day that Keller Williams’ new consumer-facing app was live, it increased engagement in the company’s tech ecosystem by 600 percent. Home searches were up 2,500 percent.

End-to-end times: How the all-in-1 platform became the holy grail

Companies both old and new are racing to build platforms that handle more of the real estate transaction. Agents will have to adapt to survive.