Amazon bets on a post-pandemic return to the office

Amazon is defying trend by increasing its physical office footprint at a time when other companies are increasingly going digital. The online retailer says it will be expanding its physical presence in six U.S. cities. It plans to add 900,000 square feet of office space and create 3,500 corporate jobs New York, Phoenix, San Diego,

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Opendoor moves into Los Angeles, will now spend up to $800K on a home

Leading iBuying company Opendoor says it’s expanding into Los Angeles for the first time with a new maximum offer of up to $800,000 for homes situated in the city. Previously, the most Opendoor would offer for a home was up to $600,000. The move comes at a time when iBuying firms are increasingly boosting their

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Zillow Offers expands to Houston

Zillow is to begin buying and selling homes in Houston in an expansion of its Zillow Offers program, marking the fifth market where the service is available. Zillow’s program launched in Phoenix this April, and had already expanded to include Las Vegas, Atlanta and Denver. The company will add Charlotte and Raleigh in North Carolina

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Opendoor to team up with real estate agents to better market its homes

Opendoor, one of the leaders in the iBuyer space, is testing a new program that involves co-listing properties with real estate agents outside of its organization. The company has already identified a number of real estate firm it intends to partner with in the program, as it bids to expand its business model that offers

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Opendoor plans major expansion into more U.S. markets

Real estate listings website Opendoor, which buys homes directly from sellers before doing them up and selling them on, says it’s planning to expand nationwide after enjoying significant success in the ten markets it currently operates in

Zillow is expanding its instant offers program to Denver

Potential home sellers in Denver will soon be able to use Zillow Offers to request an offer from Zillow to buy their home.

Urban population reaches parity with the suburbs

Population growth in urban city centers is rising at the same pace as that of the suburbs for the first time in decades, according to a new report from the Urban Land Institute and RCLCO Real Estate Advisors.

Share Your Office helps real estate agents expand into new markets

Regular leads are essential to the success of any real estate agent. Leads can be generated through many different means, but one new source is worth looking at – an on-demand platform called Share Your Office.

$45 Million Discovery Ridge Research Park Expansion Gets Go-Ahead

A new three-stage $45 million construction project at the Discovery Ridge Research Park in Columbia, Missouri, is set to break ground by the beginning of next year, says CarrBaierCrandall Real Estate Group’s Rick Baier. The firm from Kansas City has been selected from amongst a group of bidders, with the terms of the agreement being

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