Wall Street sinks, pulling real estate shares down with it

Wall Street took a beating Monday, sending shares of major real estate companies plummeting and erasing fortunes across virtually every industry in the U.S.

Homelessness edges up despite low unemployment rate

Homelessness increased slightly in 2018, as rising rents continued to limit access to affordable housing despite a low unemployment rate.

Compass hiring 100 more engineers for Seattle tech hub

Compass is launching a west coast technology campus and looking to nearly double its technical staff to populate the new hub.

Realtor.com update lets consumers text agents

Realtor.com has added a new feature for mobile users to grant them the ability get an immediate connection to a real estate agent through text message.

StreetEasy raises rental fee for better listing integrity

StreetEasy is raising its listing fee from $3 to $4.50, the New York City-based subsidiary of Zillow announced Tuesday. 

US homeless population spikes dramatically under Zillow estimate

The homeless population in America last year stood at 661,000 men and women, according to an analysis by Zillow released Tuesday.

The essential guide to iBuyers

What you need to know about this fast-growing category of real estate tech, where it’s available and how to use it to grow your own business.

Zillow adds way more Canadian listings

Nine new Canadian brokerages have agreed to feature their property and home listings on Zillow’s home search website, the company announced Tuesday.

The endless battle for data control

The battle over listing syndication isn’t new, and the Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors isn’t the first to flirt with ending automatic syndication.

Why Zillow, Realtors and foreign investors are moving to Canada

For years, Canada has been improving its position on the global stage — and for years, nobody noticed. But now, Zillow is moving in, investors are making moves because of the strong economy and the Realtor population is increasing. Here’s why.