Items Tagged with 'Real estate'


California home sales come tumbling back down to earth

Home values remain strong
Just one month after posting a nearly four-year high, home sales in California took a step backwards in the month of July, with year-to-date sales falling from the previous year for first time in 18 months, according to a new report from the California Association of Realtors.
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Houston home sales drop for first time in six months

"Still healthy overall"
Houston’s housing market reached a tipping point in July, posting its first sales decline in six months. The news, while alarming, isn't all bad. According to the Houston Association of Realtors, there are key points in the data to remember that show the market is still healthy overall.
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Zillow acquires Bridge Interactive

MLS back-office software provider
“Bridge Interactive has an outstanding team that has pioneered some of the industry’s most innovative solutions for helping MLSs and brokers manage their data,” said Errol Samuelson, Zillow chief industry development officer.
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Fidelity National Financial acquires Commissions, Inc.

Plans expansion of CRM platform for real estate agents
Fidelity National Financial, the nation's largest title insurance company, announced Tuesday that the company is acquiring Commissions, Inc., a provider of web-based real estate marketing and CRM software for residential real estate agents and agent teams, with an eye towards expansion.
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