Items Tagged with 'real estate brokerage'


  • Compass, Zillow reach settlement in poaching lawsuits

    Quietly settle case accusing Compass of stealing employees, trade secrets
    On the same day Compass was slapped with a bombshell lawsuit from rival Realogy accusing it of unfair business practices and illegal scheming, the real estate heavyweight settled a pair of lawsuits with another competitor, Zillow Group. The two companies came to an agreement in federal court Wednesday that dismissed two suits accusing Compass of poaching Zillow employees for its Seattle tech hub.
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  • RealtyUSA merges with Howard Hanna, forms nation's "3rd largest real estate company"

    Combined company will have 9,000 sales associates and employees in 270 offices
    Howard Hanna Real Estate Services, the largest real estate broker in Pennsylvania and Ohio, is merging with RealtyUSA, the largest real estate broker in New York, to form what the companies are calling the "third largest real estate company in the United States."
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  • acquires national real estate brokerage

    Housepad acquisition expands company's reach announced it has acquired national real estate brokerage Housepad, which will enable it to offer cost-effective property sales for homeowners, commercial brokers, home-selling websites and institutional real estate portfolio managers.
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  • Real Living Lifestyles joins RealtyTrac’s broker network

    Becomes network’s exclusive partner in San Diego County
    As a member of the RealtyTrac Network, Real Living Lifestyles will have the ability to integrate its broker-branded listings into the website. “The network also offers all of its members high-profile, homepage branding as well as incorporating their insight into the real estate news cycle,” RealtyTrac said.
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  • RE/MAX enters the Japanese market

    Move establishes the brokerage's Asia presence
    Real estate brokerage RE/MAX is expanding into Japan. The giant real estate brokerage sold its master franchise rights for the country, enhancing the RE/MAX brand and presence in Asia.
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  • RE/MAX registers for IPO

    Brokerage remains mum about offering price
    It's a new era for real estate brokerage RE/MAX. The company filed a public registration statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for a proposed initial public offering of its stock Monday.
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