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Redfin’s 2021 Housing Market Predictions: 14.5 Million Americans Will Move Out of Town, Fueling 10% Sales Growth

SEATTLE, Dec. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — (NASDAQ: RDFN[1]) — The housing market will remain strong through 2021 as the economy recovers from the pandemic-driven recession, according to predictions in a new report[2] from Redfin (redfin.com[3]), the technology-powered real estate brokerage. The report was written by Redfin Chief Economist Daryl Fairweather. Prediction #1: Mortgage rates will remain historically low at 3%...

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The Housing Market is Hotter in Counties With Fewer Coronavirus Cases Per Capita

SEATTLE, Dec. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — (NASDAQ: RDFN[1]) — Pending home sales rose 54.1% year over year in U.S. counties with low concentrations of Covid-19 cases during the four-week period ending Dec. 1—outpacing the 45.1% growth in counties with high concentrations of Covid-19 cases—according to a new report[2] from Redfin (redfin.com[3]), the technology-powered real estate brokerage. This is based on an...

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CoStar Group Agrees to Acquire Homesnap, a Digital Residential Real Estate Solutions Provider Used by 300,000 Agents Responsible for More Than Half of All US Residential Real Estate Sales

WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE[1])–CoStar Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSGP[2]), the leading provider of commercial real estate information, analytics and online marketplaces, announced today that it has reached an agreement to acquire Homesnap, Inc. for $250 million in cash. Homesnap is an industry-leading online and mobile software platform that provides user-friendly applications to optimize residential real estate agent workflow and reinforce the agent-client relationship....

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Rocket Mortgage Introduces New Tech Platform to Empower Real Estate Agents

DETROIT, Oct. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Rocket Companies (NYSE: RKT) today launched “Rocket Pro Insight”, a new technology platform providing real estate agents real-time updates on the status of their clients’ mortgages. Through both a website and mobile app, real estate professionals will have transparency into the loan experience. They are now able to see where each loan is in...

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