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Douglas Elliman's Howard Lorber and StreetEasy's Matt Daimler (inset) (Credit: Getty Images)

Elliman lambasts StreetEasy’s move to manual entry

With less than two weeks left until StreetEasy pulls the plug on automatic listing feeds, the city’s largest brokerage...

Elliman lambasts StreetEasy’s move to manual entry
Matt Daimler and Rich barton (Credit: Twitter, LinkedIn, and iStock)

StreetEasy drops fees for Hamptons brokers

After clashing repeatedly with Hamptons brokers over the past year, Out East is scrapping its subscription model — which required agents to pay a monthly fee to post listings on the Zillow-owned site. Starting...

StreetEasy drops fees for Hamptons brokers
Zillow CEO Rich Barton (Credit: JD Lasica via Flickr, iStock)

Zillow hit with a second Premier Agent class action

From the people who brought you the smash hit, Kim et al V. Trulia, LLC, get ready for part...

Zillow hit with a second Premier Agent class action
StreetEasy CEO Rich Barton and REBNY president James Whelan (Credit: Facebook, StreetEasy)

StreetEasy’s “brazen tactics” favor its advertisers, REBNY alleges

The Real Estate Board of New York this week accused StreetEasy of using “brazen tactics” to steer consumers to...

StreetEasy’s “brazen tactics” favor its advertisers, REBNY alleges
Zillow CEO Rich Barton (Credit: JD Lasica via Flickr, iStock)

Trulia hit with lawsuit over Premier Agent

UPDATED: December 2, 1:42 p.m.: Trulia was slapped with a federal lawsuit assailing its Premier Agent advertising program as “unfair” and “deceptive,” and accusing it of diverting home buyers away from listing agents. According...

Trulia hit with lawsuit over Premier Agent
Zillow's Rich Barton (Credit: iStock)

Zillow iBuying revenue soars — but losses mount

Zillow’s revenue doubled to a record $745.2 million during the third quarter, driven by its year-old iBuying program. For...

Zillow iBuying revenue soars — but losses mount
Zillow CEO Richard Barton (Credit: iStock and JD Lasica via Flickr)

Not betting on iBuying would be an “existential threat”: Zillow CEO

Since returning in February to lead the company he founded 14 years ago, Rich Barton is muscling Zillow into...

Not betting on iBuying would be an “existential threat”: Zillow CEO
From left: Zillow's Matt Daimler, Bohemia Realty's Sarah Saltzberg, Douglas Elliman's Hal Gavzie and Brown Harris Stevens' Bess Freedman (Credit: Facebook and Twitter)

StreetEasy is trying to steal our landlord clients: brokerage execs

UPDATED: Sept. 9, 10:30 a.m.: What started as a way for StreetEasy to vet rental listings has led to...

StreetEasy is trying to steal our landlord clients: brokerage execs
Zillow CEO Rich Barton (Credit: Twitter and iStock)

Zillow’s bet on iBuying boosted revenues to $600M, but it still lost $72M

Zillow Group’s bet on instant homebuying boosted its second-quarter revenues 84 percent to $599.6 million, the company said Wednesday....

Zillow’s bet on iBuying boosted revenues to $600M, but it still lost $72M
“We refuse to buy into it”: Has StreetEasy finally gone too far with its latest fee?

“We refuse to buy into it”: Has StreetEasy finally gone too far with its latest fee?

Every new StreetEasy fee spurs a familiar cycle among brokers: outrage, pay up, rinse, repeat. But its latest program,...

“We refuse to buy into it”: Has StreetEasy finally gone too far with its latest fee?
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