Utah-based flat-fee brokerage Homie wants to raise $10M

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission documents indicate that Homie has already raised about $2.3 million out of its new $10 million offering. The documents were filed on Jan. 15 and indicate that Homie expects the new fundraising round to last l…

The most expensive home in America just sold for $238M

Billionaire Ken Griffin just cemented the most expensive real estate purchase in the U.S. — a luxurious New York penthouse for $238 million.

Compass catches a rising star

Compass caught one of the top agents in its home market of New York City this week when it recruited Michael Graves, who will bring $326.5 million in active listings from Douglas Elliman.

Is this the most environmentally friendly brokerage in the US?

Golden Real Estate’s building produces more energy than it consumes, giving it “net-zero” status and an unbeatable marketing position.

ReferralExchange will now qualify your third-party leads

ReferralExchange is launching a program called ReferralExchange LIVE to verify and qualify contacts obtained through third-party lead generation platforms like Zillow or realtor.com.

Tech startup REX raises $45M, plans expansion into new markets

REX, a tech startup that relies on artificial intelligence, has raised $45 million with an eye toward expanding into new markets.

Blend names former Fannie Mae chief executive as first president

Blend, the digital mortgage application startup, has named former Fannie Mae chief executive Timothy Mayopoulos as its new president.

Compass hires former Uber exec to lead communications

Jason Post has a background that blends public and private work. Prior to working at Compass, he was the director of public policy and communications at Uber.

Can’t knock the hustle: How to start a lucrative side business in real estate

Successfully pulling off a side hustle in conjunction with a bustling real estate career is no easy feat, but these pros have pulled it off multiple times. Learn their secrets on how to start a successful side business in real estate here.

Homesnap will pay monthly mortgage of 10 federal workers

Home listings portal Homesnap is offering to pay the mortgage or rent of 10 workers affected by the now 31-day long partial shutdown of the federal government.