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Sweepre: new CEO, product partnership with ...

Oct 03, 2012No Comments852 Views

Still a very new real estate technology company, spun off from a major real estate brokerage, Sweepre is already making ambitious strides as promised in their first year.


Redfin sued by CoreLogic over their Home Pr...

May 25, 20123 Comments1216 Views

Recently, Redfin launched a new tool to educate homeowners on the pricing process, but the company has now been sued by CoreLogic for violating their automated valuation model patent filed 20 years ago.


Brokerage allegedly clones Estately’s...

Apr 05, 201226 Comments1184 Views

Intellectual property is a serious matter, particularly when it comes to product design and website code. One Canadian real estate group allegedly used's code on their own site, and Estately will "vigorously defend" their intellectual property.


Zillow ends Listings API, pulls FSBOs from ...

Feb 06, 201235 Comments2584 Views

Pulling FSBOs Redfin announced today that their site will no longer feature homes for sale by owner (FSBO), beginning Thursday, as Zillow will no longer be sending FSBO and other manually posted listings to be displayed on


Go paperless, doxo offers free cloud storag...

Jan 12, 201215 Comments675 Views

On a mission Seattle startup, doxo is on a mission to help the world go paperless and reduce printing, paper and postage costs and help individuals and businesses to stay organized and keep bills paid on time.

uOpen – Seattle startup seeks to skyr...

Dec 29, 201113 Comments904 Views

Startup to launch in 2012 Seattle startup, uOpen is currently a landing page with some breadcrumb hints about what the technology company does, simply saying “an amazing new mobile application developed to make open houses and showings


Windermere spins off tech company, launchin...

Nov 11, 201114 Comments1132 Views

Windermere Solutions – tech spin off Today at the National Association of Realtors’ annual convention, Windermere Solutions will publicly launch their first product, Agent Websites after spinning off of Windermere Real Estate. The company was built to


Zillow announces acquisition of IDX company...

Nov 02, 201134 Comments1082 Views

Zillow + Diverse Solutions Zillow announced today that it has acquired Diverse Solutions, a six year old, California based IDX company in an effort to expand their “total addressable market as a technology platform for agents,” following


Zillow Mortgage Marketplace to power AOL Re...

Oct 31, 201115 Comments896 Views

Zillow to power AOL mortgage search Zillow is announcing today a partnership between Zillow Mortgage Marketplace which will now power mortgage search on AOL Real Estate and DailyFinance, giving AOL visitors the ability research, shop and compare


Zillow poll – consumers are knowledge...

Oct 27, 201139 Comments856 Views

Zillow polls potential home buyers Real estate media site surveyed prospective home buyers by asking basic questions about the buying process to test their knowledge and there were some surprising results. Consumers are well educated on

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Redfin gets $15M investment, has now raised...

Oct 27, 201115 Comments748 Views

Investment in Redfin jumps by $15M Real estate company, Redfin has announced today the $15 million that has put them almost at the $50 million mark. Globespan Capital Partners led the investment which included previous investors Madrona


Neighborhood social network launches, backe...

Oct 26, 201114 Comments453 Views

New network launches The trend of years past was to launch a social network and go global with people from all walks of life coming together to meet each other and expand each others’ horizons. Now that