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  • Housing News Podcast: A look at the most popular episodes of Season 1

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    The Housing News Podcast is a weekly wrap of the top news stories by HousingWire CEO Clayton Collins. Each week, HousingWire interviews financial services experts who can help make sense of the latest headlines, sponsored by our partners at Blend. This week, we take a look at some of the most popular episodes from season one. 
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  • Housing News Podcast: Princeton Mortgage’s Rich Weidel on why taking the right risks is key to surviving in the mortgage industry

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    Each week, HousingWire interviews financial services experts who can help make sense of the latest headlines, sponsored by our partners at Blend. This week, Rich Weidel, the CEO of Princeton Mortgage, explains why accessing loan origination risks is essential to staying afloat in the mortgage industry. Additionally, Weidel touches base on the Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing of Stearns Holding and the U.S. closing of real estate company Purplebricks.
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  • Flat-fee real estate agency Purplebricks shuttering U.S. business

    U.K. company ends stateside expansion plans after less than two years
    After building a successful business in the United Kingdom with its flat-fee real estate model, Purplebricks set its sights on finding similar success in the United States, but now, less than two years later, Purplebricks’ U.S. dream is dead. Purplebricks announced Monday that it is shuttering its U.S. business, and will instead focus on growing its business in the U.K. and Canada.
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  • Flat-fee real estate agency Purplebricks secures $177 million investment to fund U.S. growth

    Sells 11.5% of company to European media giant Axel Springer
    Flat-fee real estate agency Purplebricks expanded into the U.S. last year after building a successful business in the United Kingdom and Australia, and after securing a sizable investment from European media giant Axel Springer, Purplebricks’ U.S. expansion is about to shift into overdrive.
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  • Flat-fee real estate agency Purplebricks plans expansion to New York

    U.K. company first launched in U.S. in September 2017
    Last year, flat-fee real estate agency Purplebricks expanded into the U.S. after building a successful business in the United Kingdom and Australia. Purplebricks’ first foray into the U.S. was Los Angeles. Now, the company is plotting the next phase of its U.S. expansion and is looking to the opposite coast.
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  • Real estate tech execs gain more traction in this year's Swanepoel Power 200

    But who is #1?
    "The big news is that Gary Keller is number one, and a big reason is that Keller Williams is now the largest real estate brand by sales volume, not just agent size. That's a big move," said Aman Daro Vice President, Marketing of T3 Sixty. "There was lots of other movement, including leaders of innovative tech-centric companies like Glenn Kelman at Redfin, the Compass team, Purplebricks and Opendoor." Click here to see the list.
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  • After finding success in U.K., flat-fee real estate agency Purplebricks debuts in U.S.

    “Next-generation” agency launching in Los Angeles
    Purplebricks, which bills itself as “next-generation” real estate agency, is launching in the U.S. after building successful businesses in the United Kingdom and Australia. The company, which offers a flat fee for home sellers along with other technological advances, will roll out its service in the Los Angeles market first.
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