• Online real estate marketplace OpenDoor says it’s raising a whopping $325 million in financing, valuing the company at more than $2 billion.

    Startup OpenDoor raises $325M in mega-funding round
  • Unemployment rates are at their lowest level since 2000, while the economy is by all accounts running strong. But although these conditions might normally seem ideal for the real estate market

    NAR economist Yun calls for new home construction to solve the inventory crisis
  • Chinese investors snapped up around $100 billion worth of property around the world in 2016. While most countries normally like to encourage this kind of investment,

    Cities battle against a flood of Chinese real estate investors
  • Hurricane season is upon us once again, and experts are warning that this year’s storms could create even higher reconstruction costs than the last.

    This year’s hurricane season could cost even more, report finds
  • Zillow is introducing changes to its Premier Agent program that it first announced in April which it said should be beneficial to consumers. However, agents themselves are still uncertain if that’s the case.

    Zillow introduced changes to its Premier Agent leads program

Mobile devices are a key tool for real estate pros, survey reveals

The importance of mobile devices to real estate professionals was underlined in a new survey from the Realtors Property Resource, which says around one third of agents spend at least seven hours a day

Startup OpenDoor raises $325M in mega-funding round

Online real estate marketplace OpenDoor says it’s raising a whopping $325 million in financing, valuing the company at more than $2 billion.

Realtors Property Resource® (RPR®) Releases 2018 REALTOR® Mobile Usage Report

Realtors Property Resource® (RPR®), a wholly owned subsidiary of the National Association of REALTORS®, announces the results of its recent 2018 REALTOR® Mobile Usage Report

4 Questions You Should Ask Before Choosing a CRE Data Vendor

The digital revolution has unleashed a wave of CRE data tools, but not all data vendors were created equal. Here’s how to choose the most effective one.

European Airbnb rival Spotahome lands $40 million funding round

Spotahome, a company that provides listings for rental listings, has raised $40 million in a new round of funding led by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. London-based Passion Capital and Madrid-based Seaya Ventures also participated in the round, which brings Spotahome’s total funding to just shy of $64 million. Bloomberg said the company rivals AirBnb […]

Amazon mulls cheaper home insurance premiums based on its AI tech

It’s being reported that Amazon is getting into the home insurance game. The company will use its smart home devices and artificial intelligence technologies to monitor the risk of threats such as burglary and fire,

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