Zillow Offers will launch in Charlotte and Raleigh this winter

The expansion to these two North Carolina cities also puts Zillow’s nascent but quickly expanding homebuying and reselling program up against competing “iBuyers,” namely Knock and Opendoor. 

Zillow Creating a More Streamlined Experience for Offers Customers With Lender Acquisition

Company Is Developing Opportunities for Broker Partners as It Builds Out New Mortgage Technology Zillow Group’s Zillow Offers (formerly Instant Offers) program continues to make its presence known, expanding into new markets and offering new tools to consumers. Recently, Zillow made news again with the announcement that they’ll be acquiring Mortgage Lenders of America, based […]

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How a small Minnesota brokerage is using Opendoor to its advantage

A Minnesota boutique indie is jumping into the iBuyer game — not armed with the capital of companies like Zillow, Knock, Redfin and Offerpad — but with a partner in Opendoor.

iBuyers react to Opendoor’s acquisition of Open Listings

Inman asked iBuyers Knock, Offerpad and Felix Homes to offer thoughts on Opendoor’s acquisition of Open Listings, a deal that instantly raises the stakes.

Zillow Offers officially launches in Atlanta

Zillow Offers launched Monday in Atlanta. It’s the third market for the neophyte direct-to-consumer homebuying and selling program, which launched in Phoenix back in April of this year.

A deeper look at Zillow Offers numbers

Zillow announced that it bought 19 homes during the second quarter for a total of 62. That’s an additional 43 homes purchased in five weeks — a good ramp up. Dig deeper into the numbers here.

Why nobody should be surprised by Zillow’s latest moves

Rob Hahn responds to Zillow’s recent news: acquiring a mortgage lender, Zillow Offers, getting a brokerage license in Arizona and entering the rental space.

Real estate agents are split on Zillow’s Arizona broker’s license

Despite Zillow’s insistence that its attempt to get a real estate broker’s license in Arizona won’t change how the company does business and that it has no plans to begin acting as a brokerage, some agents aren’t convinced. 

Zillow market cap plummets by $1.6B after mortgage acquisition, earnings

Wall Street is not reacting well to Zillow’s second quarter 2018 earnings report and the announcement of its acquisition of Mortgage Lenders of America, with stock plummeting more than 17 percent on Tuesday.

Zillow gets broker’s license in Arizona, but has ‘no plans’ to represent homebuyers and sellers

Zillow is getting a broker’s license in Arizona, but it won’t change how the company does business, Errol Samuelson, the chief industry development officer at Zillow, told Inman on Monday.