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April 16, 2019
San Jose, Seattle and San Diego Saw Big Year-Over-Year Gains in the Share of Homebuyers Winning the First Home They Make an Offer on SEATTLE , April 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ: RDFN) — Fifty-six percent of buyers nationwide who purchased a home in the first quarter closed on the very first
April 11, 2019
Redfin Analysis Uses "Natural Disaster Hazard Score" to Rate the 50 Biggest U.S. Metro Areas by Frequency of Earthquakes, Fires, Floods, Tornadoes and Hurricanes SEATTLE , April 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ: RDFN) — Providence, Rhode Island , Detroit , Michigan and Hartford, Connecticut are the
April 10, 2019
Homebuyers and Sellers Can Now Work with Full-Service Redfin Agents and Search for Homes on Redfin Website and App DES MOINES, Iowa , April 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ: RDFN) -- People can now buy and sell homes with Redfin agents in Des Moines, Iowa , and Lincoln, Nebraska , Redfin announced
April 03, 2019
Seattle, Chicago and Denver are the Best Cities for Dog Lovers, Labs and Mixes are the Most Popular Breeds SEATTLE , April 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ: RDFN) -- Seattle , Chicago and Denver are this year's top cities for dog lovers, according to a new ranking from Redfin ( ), the
April 01, 2019
In Philadelphia, buyers this winter found homes 4 weeks faster than 2018, 2 weeks faster in Washington, D.C. Buyers in Atlanta toured 7 fewer homes than a year ago; in Phoenix they saw 4 fewer homes SEATTLE , April 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ: RDFN) — It took the typical homebuyer this winter
March 28, 2019
Homes Listed on Thursday Sell for $3,015 More Than Those Listed on Monday and Go Under Contract in 5 Fewer Days Than Those Listed on Sunday, on Average SEATTLE , March 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ: RDFN) -- Homes listed on Thursday tend to sell for more money and in less time than homes listed
March 27, 2019
San Francisco, Boston, San Diego and Portland are the most competitive housing markets, but still only 1 in 5 offers written by local Redfin agents faced bidding wars so far in March SEATTLE , March 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ: RDFN) -- Just 16 percent of offers written by Redfin agents on
March 18, 2019
Relationship Leverages Redfin's Strong Digital Presence and RE/MAX's Extensive Network of Highly Productive Agents DENVER and SEATTLE , March 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- RE/MAX Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: RMAX), parent company of RE/MAX , one of the world's leading franchisors of real estate brokerage
March 14, 2019
Prices fell more than 8% in San Francisco and San Jose Newark, Milwaukee and Buffalo saw prices rise more than 10% SEATTLE , March 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ: RDFN) -- U.S. home-sale prices increased just 0.6 percent year-over-year to a median of $287,400 in February, according to a report
March 12, 2019
Pools are worth the most in Los Angeles, where they add nearly $100,000 to a typical home's value In Boston, homes with pools sell for about $15,000 less than homes without them SEATTLE , March 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ: RDFN) -- In Los Angeles , homes with pools sell for $95,393 more than
March 11, 2019
New York; Union City, NJ; and San Francisco Claim Top Three Spots, According to Redfin's Latest Transit ScoreⓇ Update SEATTLE , March 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ: RDFN) -- New York ; Union City, NJ ; and San Francisco top the 2019 list of best cities for public transit, according to a new
March 06, 2019
Homebuyers and Sellers Can Now Work with Full-Service Redfin Agents and Search for Homes on Redfin Website and App HUNTSVILLE, Ala. , March 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ: RDFN) -- Redfin ( ), the tech-powered real estate brokerage, announced today that people can now buy and sell
March 05, 2019
Three southern metros--Louisville, Charlotte and Nashville--experienced the largest rise in low-income homeownership from 2012 to 2017 SEATTLE , March 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ: RDFN) -- Minneapolis has the nation's highest homeownership rate for low-income families, according to a report
February 27, 2019
Pending sales spiked 15% in the city of Seattle in January, up 8% in San Jose, California SEATTLE , Feb. 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ: RDFN) — The market cooldown may already be over in Seattle , San Jose and Boston , according to a report from Redfin, ( ), the next-generation
February 25, 2019
SEATTLE, Feb. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ:  RDFN ) — Today, Redfin ( ), the next-generation real estate brokerage, extended its 1 percent listing fee to home sellers in Philadelphia, Delaware, South Florida and Wisconsin who also buy a home with Redfin.
February 25, 2019
The average home in these affordable, inland metros spends less than 30 days on the market   SEATTLE, Feb. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ:  RDFN ) — Buffalo, New York; Grand Rapids, Michigan and Omaha, Nebraska were home to the country's fastest housing markets in January, according to a new
February 22, 2019
New-home sales fell year over year in all four major U.S. regions   SEATTLE, Feb. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ:  RDFN ) —  Sales of new single-family homes fell 8 percent year over year in January , fifth consecutive month of year-over-year declines in new-home sales, according to Redfin, (
February 19, 2019
Homebuyers are in the strongest position in years as the supply of homes for sale grows at fastest rate since May 2015   SEATTLE, Feb. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ:  RDFN ) — The housing market started off 2019 with buyers in a much better position than they were a year earlier, according to a 
February 12, 2019
For the First Time Ever, Torontonians Can Sell Homes at a One Percent Listing Fee with Full-Service Local Redfin Agents TORONTO, Feb. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ:  RDFN ) -- Today, Redfin began serving homebuyers and sellers in the greater Toronto area with full-service agents at a one percent
February 11, 2019
SEATTLE, Feb. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ:  RDFN ) -- Thirteen percent of offers written by Redfin agents on behalf of their home-buying customers faced competition in January, down from 53 percent the year before, according to a new report by Redfin ( ), the next-generation
February 11, 2019
RedfinNow Buys Homes Directly from Sellers So They Can Move On with Less Hassle and More Certainty Redfin Will Expand Dallas Presence by Hiring Engineers and Expanding Mortgage and Title Businesses   DALLAS, Feb. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ:  RDFN ) -- Redfin, a technology-powered real estate
February 06, 2019
Volatility on Wall Street and global economic uncertainty may have contributed to a decline in high-priced home sales SEATTLE , Feb. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ: RDFN) — The average sale price for luxury homes nationwide rose 4.7 percent annually to an average of $1,772,000 in the fourth
February 04, 2019
In some coastal areas, only a small portion of homes are affordable to the typical millennial--but in certain inland cities, nearly 90 percent of the housing market is affordable for the generation. SEATTLE , Feb. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ: RDFN) -- St.
January 30, 2019
Seattle reclaims its migration-destination status while Denver secures its spot on the 'moving out' list SEATTLE , Jan. 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ: RDFN) — Twenty-five percent of home searchers looked to move to another metro area in the fourth quarter of 2018, up from 23 percent the year
January 24, 2019
Redfin releases analysis of new-home sales in November and December 2018 to bridge the data gap during the government shutdown SEATTLE , Jan. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ: RDFN) -- Sales of new homes in all four major U.S. regions dropped in the last two months of 2018, according to a report
January 23, 2019
Affordability Keeps Many Homes Out of Reach for the Average Homebuyer, Even As Inventory Rises SEATTLE , Jan. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ: RDFN) — Although the supply of homes for sale is up in many markets, both the number and share of homes that are affordable to a typical household has
January 17, 2019
Boston and San Jose Both Saw Home-Sale Prices Fall Year Over Year in December SEATTLE , Jan. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ: RDFN) — U.S. home-sale prices increased just 1.2 percent in December compared to a year ago to a median of $289,800 , according to a housing market analysis from Redfin (
January 15, 2019
Most of the Country's Most Popular Affordable Neighborhoods are in Baltimore and Philadelphia SEATTLE , Jan. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ: RDFN) -- Expensive coastal hubs remain the most coveted places to live, but neighborhoods in Baltimore and Philadelphia are gaining popularity as the most
January 14, 2019
Buyers and sellers in Toronto and Vancouver will soon be able to work with Redfin agents TORONTO , Jan. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ: RDFN) -- Redfin ( ), the next-generation real estate brokerage, plans to launch a national Canadian real estate search site and brokerage service
January 09, 2019
RedfinNow Buys Homes Directly from Sellers So They Can Move On with Less Hassle and More Certainty LOS ANGELES , Jan. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ: RDFN) -- Homeowners in the Los Angeles metro area can now get a no-obligation cash offer for their home from RedfinNow, a radically convenient
January 07, 2019
35-44 year olds were hit hardest by the housing bust just as they reached prime first-time homebuying age SEATTLE , Jan. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ: RDFN) -- Less than half of homebuyers and sellers between the ages of 35 and 44 believe that real estate is a better long-term investment than