Knotel lands $70M funding to build more agile workspaces



Agile workspaces startup Knotel says it’s just closed on a whopping $70 million Series B round of financing. The round was led by Newmark Knight Frank and The Sapir Organization,

Home buyers growing increasingly desperate as inventory whittles away



A growing number of home shoppers are becoming so frustrated with today’s seller’s market that they’re making more aggressive moves in order to find a property that meets their requirements.

Home listing description keywords that can boost your sale price



Although other factors including timing and location are important, analysis shows that simple keywords used in a listing description can also have a big impact on its final selling price.

Real estate investment platform PeerStreet lands $29.5M funding



El Segundo-based PeerStreet, a platform for investing in real estate-backed loans, has just landed $29.5 million in a Series B funding round led by World Innovation Lab.

San Francisco home prices jump $100k in just 3 months



Homeowners in San Francisco might well be rubbing their hands with glee with the news that property prices in the city have skyrocketed upwards once again.

Manhattan’s luxury real estate market slides



Manhattan luxury real estate sales fell by 25 percent in the first quarter of this year compared to the same period one year ago. The decline was put

Home equity available to borrowers hits all-time high



Rising home values mean that homeowners are getting richer. Now, the amount of equity available to homeowners is at an all-time high, according to mortgage industry solution provider Black Knight Financial Services.

4 demographic trends set to impact real estate in the next decade



The real estate sector is likely to be greatly impacted by a number of demographic trends emerging in the next decade, including more immigrants, an aging population and more internal migration to the south of the country.

Here’s what spring buyers are looking for in a home



The average buyer this spring selling season is looking for a three-bedroom, two-bathroom home with a modern kitchen and spacious garage, according to a new survey by realtor.com of more than 1,000 prospective buyers.

More home builders are targeting millennials



With millennials entering the housing market in growing numbers, they’re expected to take the lead when it comes to new home buyers too, according to Census Bureau data analyzed by the National Association of Home Builders. Currently, around 36 percent of millennials are homeowners, which means they’re making the fastest gains of all age groups, […]

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