Flyhomes lands $150M to bring end-to-end homebuying to more markets

Flyhomes says it’s helped close $2.6 billion in home sales to date, with sales prices ranging from $150,000 to $5 million. The company provides end-to-end homebuying services through brokerage, mortgage and closing subsidiaries. Flyhomes, a pioneer of the end-to-end homebuyer model, has landed $150 million in funding that it says will allow it to meet … Read more

Knock CEO Sean Black sees a ‘transaction revolution’ on horizon

The Inman community will gather virtually for Connect, June 15-17. It’s a powerhouse lineup of speakers, and our focus is on the New Normal: what business looks like on the other side of the pandemic. Let this conversation with one of our June Connect speakers serve as an appetizer, and don’t forget to grab your … Read more

Knock builds executive team as it prepares to go public

The ‘Home Swap’ provider is aiming to boost headcount by 5X this year, with an eye toward expanding into 100 markets by 2023. Saying it’s reached a “critical inflection point” as it lays the groundwork to go public and more than quadruple its workforce this year while expanding into new markets, Knock has hired a … Read more

‘We’re turning every consumer into an iBuyer’: Ribbon CEO

The founders of two cash offer companies — Ribbon’s Shaival Shah and Homeward’s Tim Heyl — discussed how they are working to empower agents at Connect Now. Today’s the day: Join us for Inman Connect Now today to dig into key topics like how to generate new listings using creative tactics, how to leverage Instagram … Read more

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