The Hottest Neighborhoods in 2013

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Redfin have published some predictions for what they think will be the hottest up-and-coming neighborhoods in the country in 2013. Continue reading


[VIDEO] Redfin Adds Picture Sharing Feature


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The jury is in. People love to share and compare pictures, and they love peeking at the designs of others’ spaces. So why not combine the two? Continue reading

Searchable Real Estate Listings Debate: Are They Destructive or Constructive?

Redfin Real Estate Search Engines[Alvin Brickman for Metrosetter Wire]

If the history of industrialized society has taught us anything, it’s that in order to stay relevant, an entity (e.g., an institution) has to change¬†with the introduction of any new technology. Trulia and Zillow — online listing sites for real estate properties for sale — are in the position of being that new “technology,” and have been grappling with attacks from real estate brokerages for as long as they’ve existed. Continue reading