Monthly Archives: July 2017

Redfin IPO live blog: High-tech real estate brokerage goes public

Redfin will ring the bell for the opening of the Nasdaq stock market at 9:30 a.m. EST today, launching an IPO that’s expected to raise over $100 million [..]

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Colorado brokers ask for merger, but one MLS says ‘no’

A Colorado MLS has declined to participate in a merger effort, despite a request from large brokers in the state to do so. After “highly charged” merger talks, [..]

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Busting inventory myths: Why aren’t there many homes on the market?

With eager homebuyers and their agents plagued by low inventory all over the county, Trulia chief economist Ralph McLaughlin decided to take a closer look at the popular [..]

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Redfin threatened with legal action by former CEO on eve of IPO

Redfin has been threatened with legal action by its former CEO as its IPO quickly approaches. The high-tech brokerage, which is expected to raise over $100 million when [..]

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August Home, maker of smart locks, closes $25M in Series C funding

Smart lock provider August Home is gearing up to boost the reach of products that turn smartphones into “a command center for the front door.” …

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Why the largest Re/Max franchise launched a completely custom website

Re/Max Results in Minnesota launched a new website that includes an array of productivity tools for its 1,200 agents. …

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What real estate agents can learn from two tech disruptors

You’ve probably seen the meme and perhaps even shared it on social media: an earnest woman in a 1980s Glamour Shot with her frosted blue eyeshadow shining above her [..]

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8 things homesellers risk when they sell without a real estate agent

Selling a home without a real estate agent is like handling your own legal matter. You may only know enough to be dangerous, and worse yet, you don’t [..]

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5 ways to ensure your income-producing activities get done

Let’s face it, there’s a lot to do — especially in real estate. There are 180-plus activities that a real estate agent does on a consistent basis. However, there [..]

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What real estate agents should know about trended credit

A snapshot tells you what someone looked like at a particular moment in time. A long-running video of the same person may reveal patterns of behavior that tell [..]

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