Redfin & RE/MAX cancel agent referral partnership after just 2 months

Redfin and RE/MAX are calling time on a partnership announced just two months ago that saw them agree to swap customer referrals in the U.S. and Canada. Through Redfin’s Partner Agents program, the two brokerages had agreed to refer customers to agents. However, RE/MAX is backing out of the deal following Redfin’s launch of a

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Expect fewer bidding wars on the West Coast this year, Redfin says

Home buyers on the west coast are less likely to face a bidding war than in previous years, according to a new study from the online real estate brokerage Redfin. What’s more, they also have a better chance of winning the first home they make an offer on than buyers in other parts of the

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Thursday is the Best Day to List Your Home, Says Redfin

Homes listed on Thursday tend to sell for more money and in less time than homes listed on other days of the week, according to a report from Redfin, (www.redfin.com), the technology-powered real estate brokerage. Homes listed on Thursday sold for an average of $3,015 more than homes listed on Monday (the worst day to sell, by

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Redfin Now Buys Homes Directly from Sellers So They Can Move On with Less Hassle and More Certainty

Homeowners in the Los Angeles metro area can now get a no-obligation cash offer for their home from RedfinNow, a radically convenient home-selling service from Redfin, a technology-powered real estate brokerage. By selling to RedfinNow, homeowners get the certainty of an all-cash offer, the flexibility to pick their move-out date, and the convenience of selling

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Amazon’s imminent HQ2 announcement sparks ‘frenzy’ among property buyers

Reports that Amazon has narrowed down the choice of potential cities to host its second headquarters to just three have led to “property frenzies”, as investors look to cash in what they assume would be skyrocketing real estate prices once the decision is officially announced. Last week it was reported that Amazon will pick two

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Millennials go to great lengths to achieve homeownership

Millennials are showing such a strong desire to get into homeownership that many are willing to make big sacrifices or take on a second job.

Study shows Wednesday and Thursday are the best days to list a home

If you’re looking to get the most money for your home, you might want to consider listing it on a Wednesday. Or if you’re simply hoping to get rid of your property as soon as possible, Thursday might be a better bet.

Redfin launches trials of new concierge service

The company said its first-of-its-kind offering, called Redfin Concierge,

Redfin stock slumps on missed third-quarter earnings

Tech-powered real estate brokerage Redfin saw its profits almost double in its most recent quarter, compared to the same period one year ago.

Home Sales Fell 3.5 Percent in July, the 22nd Consecutive Month to Post an Inventory Decline

Home prices increased 6.8 percent from a year ago to a national median sale price of $293,000 in July, according to Redfin (www.redfin.com), the next-generation real estate brokerage.

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