Amazon HQ2 sent home prices skyrocketing in VA neighborhood

Six months after Amazon said it would build a major office in Arlington County, Virginia, home prices in the area have risen by $110,000.

Meet the man behind the viral Amazon tiny home

The DIY homes have been reimagined as art galleries, chapels and Airbnb rentals since going viral last week. No one is more surprised than Allwood Outlet CEO Tapani Pekkala.

Amazon’s $7K, do-it-yourself tiny home goes viral, sells out instantly

If you can’t find the perfect house, have one sent to you. A build-it-yourself tiny home recently posted on Amazon has gone viral and sold out instantly.

Say hello to ‘Millie,’ a new AI assistant for property managers, tenants

Whether it’s explaining trash disposal, providing lease information or coordinating a visit by a plumber, communicating with tenants costs time and money for property managers and landlords.

‘Alexa — open Platinum Agent’

RE/MAX Platinum Living has developed an Alexa skill in-house that allows consumers to contact agents directly through their Amazon echo devices.

The Real Word: Gary Vee clarifies, Amazon pulls out and KW’s new app

Watch Byron Lazine and Nicole White give a real estate agent’s perspective on industry-related topics. This week, they’ll follow up on Gary Vaynerchuk, who sat down to talk out his comments with an agent after the initial controversial interview.

‘It’s devastating’: Agents react to Amazon abandoning New York

Fallout looms following Amazon’s decision to pull out of Long Island City. “We drove out the largest company in the world because of socialism,” one agent scoffed.

Amazon abandons NYC HQ2 plan

Amazon’s controversial second headquarters in the New York City neighborhood of Long Island City won’t be happening after all, according to a new report.

Home where Jeff Bezos launched Amazon is on sale for $1.5M

The three-bedroom Seattle home, out of which Jeff Bezos launched Amazon in 1994, has hit the market for $1,488,888.

Amazon acquires Wi-Fi startup Eero, furthering smart home ambitions

Amazon dived even further into the smart home technology pool Monday when it revealed that it was scooping up a home Wi-Fi startup. Presumably, Amazon could also use the Eero acquisition to keep tabs on the web browsing habits of all customers who use …