IBuying

Here's how much it will cost you to sell your home on an iBuying site

14 days ago   |   The Real Deal New York

Real estate companies from Zillow Group to Keller Williams have jumped on the nascent iBuying craze. But what's the cost to home sellers who sell their homes with these...
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Zillow's bet on iBuying boosted revenues to $600M, but it still lost $72M

15 days ago   |   The Real Deal New York   |   2 articles

Zillow Group's bet on instant homebuying boosted its second-quarter revenues 84 percent to $599.6 million, the company said Wednesday. Revenue for Zillow Offers - which debuted...
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IBuying pays off for Redfin, as revenue soars 39%

21 days ago   |   The Real Deal New York

Demand for instant home-buying has started to pay dividends for Redfin. The Seattle-based discount brokerage said second-quarter revenue rose 39 percent to $198 million...
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Opendoor and Lime-backer Fifth Wall just raised $500 million in new funding to invest in real estate tech

Opendoor and Lime-backer Fifth Wall just raised $500 million in new funding to invest in real estate tech

1 month ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

Fifth Wall Ventures, a proptech-focused venture capital firm, said on Wednesday it has raised $503 million for its second fund. "Proptech" encompasses a diverse range of...
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The next housing bubble could come from this technology

1 month ago   |   Los Angeles Times

A decade after the housing crash, it is now possible to buy or sell a house with the click of a mouse. If the practice catches on, it could lead to a far more efficient and...
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Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg treated for pancreatic cancer

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg treated for pancreatic cancer

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has completed a three-week radiation course to treat a malignant tumor on her pancreas, the court announced Friday. Read more ...

China retaliates with tariffs on $75 billion of US goods

China retaliates with tariffs on $75 billion of US goods

China will place tariffs of 5% or 10% on U.S. imports starting on Sept. 1, according to a statement posted by China's Finance Ministry. Read more ...

Burglars caught on camera stealing money from 4-year-old boy's piggy bank

Burglars caught on camera stealing money from 4-year-old boy's piggy bank

The little boy was saving money for a trip to Dave and Buster's, according to his family. Read more ...

How the billionaire Koch brothers became 2 of the most influential political...

How the billionaire Koch brothers became 2 of the most influential political donors in America

Charles and David Koch have been titans of industry and politics for decades. David, 79, has died, the family announced on Friday. The company their father founded, now known... Read more ...

China hits back at the Trump administration with tariffs on $75 billion...

China hits back at the Trump administration with tariffs on $75 billion worth of US products

China on Friday announced plans to retaliate against the Trump administration with new tariffs on roughly $75 billion worth of US products including cars. The tariffs would... Read more ...

More Rate Cuts? Powell Says Fed Is Ready To Help Economy Grow Amid Trade...

More Rate Cuts? Powell Says Fed Is Ready To Help Economy Grow Amid Trade Tensions

The central bank will "act as appropriate" to sustain the economic expansion as the trade war with China takes a toll on global growth and parts of the U.S. economy, Fed... Read more ...

Russian NHL star Kuznetsov handed 4-year ban for positive cocaine test

Russian NHL star Kuznetsov handed 4-year ban for positive cocaine test

Russian Washington Capitals star Evgeny Kuznetsov has been given a four-year ban by the International Ice Hockey Federation after testing positive for cocaine. The sample for... Read more ...

Special prosecutor who will re-investigate Jussie Smollett announced

Special prosecutor who will re-investigate Jussie Smollett announced

Dan Webb was picked to lead the second look at the notorious false report case - including whether new charges should be brought against the "Empire" actor. Read more ...

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg treated for pancreatic cancer

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg treated for pancreatic cancer

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has completed a three-week radiation course to treat a malignant tumor on her pancreas, the court announced Friday. Read more ...

Kings coach Luke Walton cleared in sexual assault investigation

Kings coach Luke Walton cleared in sexual assault investigation

A former TV reporter sued Walton on April 22, claiming sexual assault, verbal and physical harassment, as well as unwanted physical contact. Read more ...