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  • Redfin now offering 1% listing fee in San Francisco

    Follows nationwide expansion of lower listing fees
    Back in October, Redfin, the online real estate brokerage, lowered its listing fees in many of the markets where it operates, bringing 1% listing fees to markets like Los Angeles, Boston, and New York. One of the markets excluded from the lower listing fees was San Francisco, until now.
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  • Redfin Mortgage now available in Virginia

    Online real estate brokerage continues expansion of lending operation
    Redfin is expanding its mortgage lending operation again. Initially, Redfin Mortgage was available in Texas. Then, the company expanded to Illinois, Washington, D.C., and Pennsylvania. Redfin announced Thursday that it is now offering mortgages in Virginia as well.
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  • Redfin expanding into Connecticut

    Online real estate brokerage also adds Asheville, North Carolina
    Redfin, the online real estate brokerage, is expanding. The company announced Tuesday that it is launching in Connecticut and expanding its operations in North Carolina.
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  • Redfin Mortgage expanding to Pennsylvania

    Online real estate brokerage began lending in Texas, Illinois, and D.C. last year
    Last year, Redfin rolled out a mortgage lending operation in Texas. Then, Redfin expanded its mortgage operation to include Illinois and Washington, D.C. Now, Redfin Mortgage is expanding once again, and will begin offering mortgages to borrowers in Pennsylvania.
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  • Redfin Mortgage expands to Washington, D.C.

    Online real estate brokerage began lending in Texas and Illinois this year
    Earlier this year, Redfin rolled out a mortgage lending business, launching Redfin Mortgage in Texas. In October, Redfin expanded its mortgage operation to include Illinois as well. And now, Redfin Mortgage is expanding to the nation’s capital.
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  • Redfin Mortgage expanding to Illinois

    Online real estate brokerage rolled out mortgage lending in Texas earlier this year
    Redfin’s play to become a true digital "one-stop shop" for homebuyers is about to take another step forward. Earlier this year, Redfin rolled out a mortgage lending business, launching Redfin Mortgage in Texas. Now, Redfin is expanding Redfin Mortgage into Illinois and has plans to keep growing.
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  • Does the mortgage interest deduction help or hurt homeownership?

    Experts address claim from
    President Donald Trump’s newly released tax plan sparked debates over its effect on the mortgage interest rate deduction. Some experts outspokenly defend the deduction while others say it holds little effect on homeownership. But one economist says it's time to rethink the mortgage interest rate deduction.
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  • Redfin launches widespread expansion of 1% listing fee

    Rolls out lower listing fee in 18 new markets
    Redfin, the online real estate brokerage, announced Monday that it is launching a widespread expansion of 1% listing fees, bringing the lower fees to 18 new markets. The nationwide rollout follows successful tests of lower listing fees in markets like Washington, D.C., Chicago, and Seattle.
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  • Monday Morning Cup of Coffee: Zillow claims Zestimates now more accurate than ever

    Plus, the impact of Hurricane Harvey
    The real estate industry has long had its issues with the "Zestimate," the property value estimation tool that appears on every listing on Zillow. The difference between a property's Zestimate and the actual market price is often a source of contention. Well, Zillow claims it just made the Zestimate even better. Plus, the impact of Hurricane Harvey seems to be far worse than projected. All that, and more, in your Monday Morning Cup of Coffee.
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