Redfin Shares Soar After IPO

Redfin real estate shares jumped over 44% after their initial public offering yesterday which surpassed the expectations of many analysts.

August 2nd, 2017 | Posted in Economy,Featured | Read More »

Does the American Dream Still Include Homeownership?

Since the housing collapse of 2007-2008 and many young people turning to renting, some experts are questioning whether the american dream still includes homeownership.

July 28th, 2017 | Posted in Economy,Featured | Read More »

Housing Demand Rises 11%

The Redfin Housing Demand Index rose 11% since April reflecting a relatively strong summer housing season.

July 25th, 2017 | Posted in Economy,Featured | Read More »

Highest Number of Renters in U.S. Since 1965

According to the Pew Research Center, there are now more American households renter their home than any year since 1965.

July 25th, 2017 | Posted in Economy,Featured | Read More »

Amazon.com to Move Into Real Estate

A stealth "Hire a REALTOR" page was put up and quickly taken down from the Amazon.com website this week causing ripples in the industry as Zillow stock even slumped some on the news.

July 19th, 2017 | Posted in Economy,Featured | Read More »

Seller Optimism Reaches Record High

Fannie Mae's Home Purchase Sentiment Index shows that seller optimism jumped 2.1% last month to reach a record high for the survey.

July 17th, 2017 | Posted in Economy,Featured | Read More »

Epic House Shortage Now

If you are a potential seller in today's market, you should pay attention to a new survey released by the Joint Center of Housing Studies showing a big shortage in home inventory.

July 17th, 2017 | Posted in Economy,Featured | Read More »

Most Renters Can Now Buy Without Higher Monthly Payments

The rental and buyer market have finally crossed a point where more renters would be able to buy without raising their monthly payments.

May 11th, 2017 | Posted in Economy,Featured | Read More »

Owners, Appraisers Not Seeing Eye-to-Eye

Appraisals were significantly lower than the expectations of homeowners according to the newest Home Price Perception Index by Quicken Loans.

May 11th, 2017 | Posted in Economy,Featured | Read More »

Home Seller Confidence Returns This Spring

A new survey from Redfin shows that home-seller confidence has had a significant boost in April, with the report explaining that fewer sellers had concerns regarding selling their home.

May 11th, 2017 | Posted in Economy,Featured | Read More »