Trulia Neighborhoods launches to make communities look like Instagram Stories

The feature uses crowdsourced local knowledge, original photography, drone footage, local safety and commute data, and parent reviews of nearby schools to create a comprehensive visual and data-filled profile of over 300 areas around the country.

Inside Zillow’s Q2 earnings: Premier Agent up, new acquisition, and $3.09M loss

The operator of listing portals Zillow, Trulia, StreetEasy and RealEstate.com, posted a $3.09 million net loss in the second quarter, down from a $21.8 million loss a year ago…

Zillow bashes Upstream and CAR in public regulator comments

In its own public comments to the DOJ/FTC, Zillow chose to take aim at NAR-backed broker data company Upstream and the largest state Realtor trade group in the country, the California Association of Realtors.

NAR blasts Zillow, tells government it causes ‘consumer confusion’

The real estate trade group condemns the Seattle-based tech giant for the same practices its member agents and brokers engage in.

Zillow Group’s Bridge Interactive adds RETS capability in API

Zillow Group’s Bridge API added many of the same data control features as RETS, starting what Zillow hopes will be a move toward APIs for real estate data.

Zillow cleared in kickback probe

The CFPB ended its investigation into whether Zillow violated an anti-kickback law with a co-marketing program for agents and lenders.

Zillow Group launches program to offer discounted tools to top builders

As of Thursday, homebuilders who are part of Zillow Group’s paid Promoted Communities and Promoted Homes platforms are able to purchase various services to help enhance their listing content at a discounted or pre-negotiated price from one of the 12 ve…

Former brokerage sues Zillow for patent infringement

A company called Corus Realty Holdings has filed a federal lawsuit against Zillow Group and two of its subsidiaries, Zillow and Trulia, alleging patent infringement.

Inman Announces Another 16 Sponsors for ICSF18

Inman Group announced 16 additional companies that will be sponsoring Inman Connect in San Francisco, July 17 – 20, 2018. Inman Connect is a semi-annual event that attracts more than 7,000 of the top performers and leaders in real estate to network, deal make and learn what’s next.

Zillow’s new presidents and promotions show it’s serious about Instant Offers

Zillow has appointed Jeremy Wacksman as its first president and Arik Prawer as president of its Homes division, both in key roles overseeing the growth of Zillow Instant Offers, the portal’s year-old program to give homesellers an instant cash offer on…