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Appalled by "crazy" broker fees, 2 ex-Googlers founded a site they say has saved renters over $1 million

Courtesy of Joinery• Renters often pay a broker 10% to 20% of annual rent for an apartment in New York City. • Two former Google employees founded.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 12th, 2017

Redfin files to raise $100 million in an IPO as the online real estate broker takes on Zillow

Redfin is aiming to test the public markets 13 years after the company was founded......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcJul 6th, 2017

Quora scores $85 million funding as valuation doubles to $1.8 billion

Want to know how much Quora is worth? About $1.8 billion, apparently. Or at least that is the valuation put on it by investors in the Mountain View-based question-and-answer site co-founded by CEO Adam D'Angelo, who previously was Facebook's chief t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 21st, 2017

This Crazy 5-Year Study Proves Everything You Thought About Millennials Is a Complete Myth

In a massive study by the Hay Group, researchers analyzed data from over 5 million employees to make comparisons across different generations......»»

Category: topSource: inc19 hr. 12 min. ago

How ZoomInfo"s CEO sold three companies for $431M over 24 years

Yonatan Stern last week sold Waltham-based ZoomInfo to Great Hill Partners private equity firm for $240 million. But the company's roots go back to a different tech startup Stern founded in Cambridge in 1993......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals19 hr. 27 min. ago

Rand Logistics Reports Fiscal Year 2018 First Quarter Financial Results

Operating income was $2.7 million for the quarter versus $0.6 million last year Adjusted EBITDA, before lender fees, equaled $10.2 million for the quarter versus $11.2.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaAug 14th, 2017

9News: Huge Colorado ranch listed for $105 million finds a buyer (Video)

By Kelly Jensen, KUSA-9News An unknown buyer is now the proud owner of a Colorado 14er — Culebra Peak, elevation 14,053 feet — and the surrounding 83,368 acres. Cielo Vista Ranch is described by the broker agency, Mirr Ranch Group, as “one o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 14th, 2017

9News: Huge Colorado ranch listed for $105 million finds a buyer

By Kelly Jensen, KUSA-9News An unknown buyer is now the proud owner of a Colorado 14er — Culebra Peak, elevation 14,053 feet — and the surrounding 83,368 acres. Cielo Vista Ranch is described by the broker agency, Mirr Ranch Group, as “one o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 14th, 2017

Sears, Whirlpool win fee reduction in washer lawsuit

(Reuters) - A federal appeals court reduced by $2 million the legal fees that Sears Holdings Corp and Whirlpool Corp must pay to settle a class action lawsuit over defective washing machines. The reason: the case was not that complicated......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 14th, 2017

GoDaddy kicks off neo-Nazi site for violating terms of service

The neo-Nazi website Daily Stormer has been kicked off by its web hosting company, GoDaddy Inc. announced in a tweet Sunday night. GoDaddy , the world's largest internet domain registrar with 17 million customers, said: ".....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 14th, 2017

Developers submit plans for old Howard Johnson"s site in Albany

The $8 million to $10 million redevelopment of a former Howard Johnson's in Albany, New York, would include a hotel and other commercial buildings, according to plans submitted to the city......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 10th, 2017

ASU unveils $120M dorm built for engineers — complete with 3D printers, laser cutters and design tools

Arizona State University — which has the biggest engineering school in the nation — is unveiling its new $120 million dorm for engineers, featuring on-site digital classrooms and makerspaces that include 3D printers, laser cutters and other desig.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 10th, 2017

Private student housing project rises near University of Hawaii: Slideshow

The Hale Mahana Collegiate Apartments, the first new-construction student housing project in Honolulu, is rising from a site at the corner of South King Street and University Avenue, just down the street from the University of Hawaii. The $58 million p.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 9th, 2017

Amazon and Tencent Back Smartphone Maker Essential

The startup founded by Google Android’s creator has raised $300 million in funding......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 9th, 2017

Millennial Dad Site Fatherly Raises $4 Million to Expand Into Video and Events

Seahorse tattoos optional. This article first appeared in Term Sheet, Fortune's newsletter on deals and dealmakers. Sign up here. Fatherly, a New York City-based media startup, has raised $4 million in venture funding from BDMI, the inves.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 7th, 2017

‘Detroit’ Suffers Box-Office Setback as ‘Dark Tower’ Is No. 1

Annapurna Pictures, founded by Megan Ellison, gambled that a wide audience would embrace “Detroit.” Instead, it earned $7.3 million, good for eighth place......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytAug 6th, 2017

This startup is solving a huge problem for over 45 million video gamers, and it"s growing like crazy (MSFT)

Discord"If the headline of this article read: 'This company wants to help Nintendo with its mobile app,' I would be .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 5th, 2017

Wells Fargo to Pay Government $108 Million for Veterans’ Loans in Whistleblower Lawsuit

"Wells Fargo made a lot of money passing off charges to the veterans, Wells Fargo & Co will pay the U.S. government $108 million to settle a whistleblower lawsuit claiming it charged military veterans hidden fees to refinance thei.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 4th, 2017

Hotel, restaurant planned for I-86 "Crossroads" site

Rochester tandem to develop $15 million Allegany County project......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 4th, 2017

Retail: Hot retailers include both "bricks and clicks"

Subscription meal kit company Blue Apron, which has delivered more than 150 million meals since it was founded five years ago, is No. 1 on the Hot 100 Retailers list. The list appears in the August issue of the National Retail Federation's STORES mag.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 4th, 2017

Trifecta of factors propel Yelp stock"s 28% leap today

Shares in San Francisco-based online review site Yelp have leapt almost 30 percent Friday morning. Here's what jacked the stock: Yelp agreed to sell its Eat24 online food-ordering app to GrubHub for $287.5 million in cash. Further, Yelp will part.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 4th, 2017