iBuyers: What Agents Need to Know and How They Can Compete with Them

iBuyers are emerging in cities across the nation. As the trend grows, so does the concern among real estate agents worried that iBuyers will reduce the need for agents. An iBuyer is a company that uses technology to make sellers an offer on their home instantly. Their goal is to purchase a property quickly and

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Redfin teams up with Opendoor to expand its Instant Offers service

Web-based real estate brokerage Redfin is expanding the availability of its instant offers service via a partnership with iBuying company Opendoor. The partnership, announced last week, will allow homeowners who sell their homes on Redfin’s platform to get instant offers on their properties. The way iBuying works is that companies like Opendoor buy the homes

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Keller Williams plans to enter the iBuyer market next month

Keller Williams is planning to enter the “iBuyer” market with its own instant offers service, called Keller Offers, which will launch next month. The iBuyer trends refers to a new kind of service offered by companies such as Zillow, Redfin, Opendoor and others. The idea is simple – rather than wait for someone to make

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HomeLight Launches Simple Sale Instant Buyer Marketplace

Last week real estate referral innovators at HomeLight announced the launch of Simple Sale.

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