Opendoor buys Open Listings to boost its home-flipping business model



Online real estate marketplace Opendoor is making its first acquisition, snapping up a discount brokerage called Open Listings. Open Listings is an end-to-end real estate platform aimed at buyers that offers them a 50 percent rebate on the buyer’s agent commission. The idea is that people can search through listings, book private showings, make an […]

Investing platform Landis acquires the technology assets of failed startup GoldenKey



Real estate investment platform Landis, which enables institutional investors to buy and sell residential real estate, is acquiring the technology assets of a startup called GoldenKey that recently went

Zillow expands its business as it acquires Mortgage Lenders of America



Zillow is getting into the mortgage game as it bids to own more of the home buying process. The company has just acquired Mortgage Lenders of America to fuel its new bid,

Home Bay expands into title and settlement services after buying stake in OnTitle



San Diego-based Home Bay has recently extended its escrow services beyond its home state of California, into states including Colorado, Florida, Illinois and Texas.

Real estate analytics firm Terradatum acquires two content startups



Terradatum, an analytics provider for real estate, has acquired two Schweickart, Inc. companies, called VScreen and OnHoldUSA. VScreen specializes in real estate video content, such as videos made from stitching together a listing’s photos and property data. OnHoldUSA offers voice messaging services used in everything from videos to phone messaging. “Analytics that Terradatum provides through […]

Roommate search platform Roomi acquires rival Symbi



Roomi, an online marketplace that allows renters to search for roomates and connect with landlords, has acquired its competitor Symbi.

ATTOM Data Solutions buys Onboard Informatics for its neighborhood data



Real estate data provider ATTOM Data Solutions has acquired a company called Onboard Informatics, which provides neighborhood data as well as data-enabled products to real estate industry companies.

Lennar to acquire CalAtlantic to become U.S.’s largest home builder



Two of America’s largest home building firms will merge to become the biggest housing developer in the country.

CoreLogic acquires real estate cybersecurity specialist Clareity



Real estate industry analytics provider CoreLogic has announced it’s acquiring the cybersecurity firm Clareity Security Solutions.

Chime Technologies acquires GeographicFarming to bolster its real estate marketing platform



Real estate technology platform Chime Technologies, which sells an “operating system” for industry professionals to seamlessly run and grow their online business, has said it’s acquiring GeographicFarming

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