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Offerpad is the latest iBuyer to pause new home purchases

Following in the footsteps of Redfin, Zillow and Opendoor, Offerpad has temporarily stopped making offers on homes due to safety concerns.

Redfin still seeing strong demand, but with fewer people in the pipeline

Redfin president of operations Scott Nagel said he doesn’t think the ongoing coronavirus outbreak will immediately drive down home prices.

Redfin still seeing strong demand but with fewer people in the pipeline

Redfin President of Operations Scott Nagel said he doesn’t think the ongoing coronavirus outbreak will immediately drive down home prices.

Opendoor temporarily suspends homebuying, citing safety concerns

A spokesperson for the iBuyer said the company’s priority is “the safety and well-being of our customers, employees and the general public.”

Rental season ‘completely derailed’ by coronavirus

Apartment search company RentCafé said that in the last week searches for apartments on its site have fallen 25 percent.

RedfinNow temporarily suspends homebuying amid market slump

RedfinNow, the direct-to-consumer homebuying and selling platform, will not be buying homes for the near future, CEO Glenn Kelman confirmed in a letter to shareholders.

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Arizona Properties launches iBuyer

The Offer Optimizer service gives clients the opportunity to sell to an iBuyer, on the open market, or not even sell, all with the help of a local agent.

Ex-Zillow president: IBuyer business will be a ‘two-horse race’

IBuyers not named Zillow or Opendoor are in trouble, and they don’t know it yet, Greg Schwartz said Wednesday at the RE/MAX R4 convention in Las Vegas.