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Zillow profits hit record $52M in Q1

High demand for housing and low supply delivered another quarter of record profits for Zillow. The Seattle-based real estate giant notched $52 million in net income during the first quarter, bolstered by a booming...

Zillow profits hit record $52M in Q1
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Inside Rich Barton’s quest to dominate homebuying

The lights were dimmed. Soft music played in the background as Dan Levy, clad in paisley pajamas, parted his...

Inside Rich Barton’s quest to dominate homebuying
Zillow CEO Richard Barton (iStock, Getty)

Zillow to grow workforce by 40% in 2021

Zillow is staffing up to take on the white-hot housing market. The listing giant and iBuyer said it plans to hire 2,000 employees this year — increasing its remote and in-person workforce of around...

Zillow to grow workforce by 40% in 2021
Susan Daimler, Zillow COO Jeremy Wacksman (left) and CEO Rich Barton. (Zillow, Getty)

Zillow taps Susan Daimler as president

Susan Daimler, a longtime general manager at StreetEasy, has been tapped as president of Zillow Group. The Seattle-based listing giant, which has been focused heavily on instant home-buying, said Daimler will succeed Jeremy Wacksman,...

Zillow taps Susan Daimler as president
Zillow CEO Rich Barton (Getty, iStock/Photo illustration by Kevin Rebong for The Real Deal)

Zillow buys ShowingTime for $500M

Following a year in which home-buying services went virtual, Zillow has struck a deal to buy an online home-tour scheduler. The listings giant has struck a deal to buy ShowingTime.com, a home tour scheduler,...

Zillow buys ShowingTime for $500M
Zillow CEO Rich Barton (Getty)

Zillow profits soar to $40M during third quarter

Zillow’s profits soared during the third quarter as iBuying deals dried up. The Seattle-based real estate giant reported $40...

Zillow profits soar to $40M during third quarter
Zillow's Rich Barton (iStock)

Zillow cuts 80 jobs from iBuying biz

Zillow has cut 80 jobs from its home buying and selling business, despite its big bet on the burgeoning sector. The real estate giant doesn’t disclose how many of its 5,300 employees work for...

Zillow cuts 80 jobs from iBuying biz
Zillow's Rich Barton (iStock)
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Zillow’s revenue jumps 28%, but losses mount

Zillow beat its own doomsday predictions as homebuying bounced back quicker in the second quarter than most people predicted....

Zillow’s revenue jumps 28%, but losses mount
Zillow's Dan Spaulding and Rich Barton (Images via Zillow)

Zillow’s employees can work remotely forever

In April, as the nation was in the thick of lockdown, Zillow CEO Rich Barton tweeted that his “personal...

Zillow’s employees can work remotely forever
Zillow CEO Rich Barton and IBM CEO Arvind Krishna (Getty)

IBM slams Zillow with second suit over patented search tools

IBM is escalating its legal battle with Zillow, filing a second lawsuit accusing the listings giant of infringing on...

IBM slams Zillow with second suit over patented search tools
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