Eli Manning sets new record with $3.55M Hoboken condo sale

New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning is moving on … from his New Jersey condo that is. And while his days of breaking records on the field may be nearing an end, he’s got a new record to boast about.

Zillow’s other big announcement: higher quality leads for Premier Agents

Zillow Group this month plans to roll out new updates to its Premier Agent program that will now filter quality leads directly to agents 24/7, the Seattle-based company announced.

DealMachine gathers homeowner intel with the snap of a pic

DealMachine for real estate is an app that uses property pictures to send direct mail campaigns to homeowners.

Zillow will begin buying and selling homes using agents

Zillow’s new enterprise — offering to buy homes outright and resell them, using handpicked local real estate agents who are already participating in Zillow’s separate Premier Agent program to represent Zillow in both its purchase of homes and its re-sale of them — will launch within weeks

Eave launches in Colorado to make mortgage borrowers as competitive as all-cash buyers

Eave, a Colorado-based direct mortgage lender, just launched a new service for making the mortgage application process more automatic and to make borrowers more competitive with all-cash buyers.

Outstanding first mortgage balances nearing recession-era levels

Outstanding first mortgage balances reached $8.8 trillion in February as debt barreled ever closer to an all-time high of $9 trillion tallied in 2008, in the midst of the housing crisis.

Could Nextdoor replace Facebook?

If Nextdoor capitalizes on the surge of ill will against Facebook among users who still hope to stay on social media in some form, it could find ways to fill more of the needs ex-Facebook users would be missing.

Startup that uses A.I. to evaluate property values gets $3 million

“The real estate industry was slow to embrace new technologies,” said Zipori, who founded Skyline AI with partners Or Hiltch, Iri Amirav and Amir Leitersdorf. “This is a really interesting time to change that.” …

Open Listings, the ‘no-agent’ instant offer platform, has a new iPhone app

The real estate hunting platform Open Listings has unveiled a new iPhone app. The company, which launched in 2015, functions as an online directory of residential properties in which users can make offers directly online without an agent (although it will connect customers with an agent if they want).  …

Everything But The House appoints former Zipcar head as new CEO

This week, EBTH current CEO Andy Nielsen sent an internal email announcing that former Zipcar CEO Scott Griffith will be taking over as the company’s top leader …