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Zillow Group President Jeremy Wacksman helped grow instant-homebuying platform

The pandemic has heightened demand for Zillow Offers and other virtual homebuying and selling tools that Zillow Group provides......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 31st, 2020

Zillow Offers boss is reimagining the homebuying experience

Zillow Group President Jeremy Wacksman is quick to credit his team for expanding the real estate company’s cash offers program, which has grown tremendously under his leadership. Zillow Offers, which launched in April 2018, has plans to be in nearl.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 19th, 2020

Redfin to stop making instant offers on homes; Zillow continues

Seattle-based real estate brokerage Redfin is temporarily pausing making instant offers on homes through its direct homebuying platform, the company said Wednesday. CEO Glenn Kelman said in a statement emailed to the Business Journal that Redfin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 18th, 2020

Zillow homebuying platform accounts for half of its Q3 revenue

Zillow Group sold 1,211 homes during the third quarter through its direct homebuying platform, marking the first time it has accounted for more than half the company’s total revenue. Zillow Offers generated $384.6 million of the company’s tota.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2019

Former Surgeon General joins Zillow as health advisor

Zillow has contracted former U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Regina Benjamin to advise the company on how to maintain safety practices and as it resumes instant homebuying in some markets. The Seattle-based company said in a statement it would return to .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 26th, 2020

Zillow Soars 20% But Are Analysts Just As Bullish?

Online real estate platform Zillow Group Inc (NASDAQ: ZG) reported fourth-quarter results, highlighted by a revenue beat and a much better than ex.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 20th, 2020

Zillow Soars 20% But Are Analysts Just As Bullish?

Online real estate platform Zillow Group Inc (NASDAQ: ZG) reported fourth-quarter results, hig.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaFeb 20th, 2020

Should you stick it out or leave a terrible job? An executive coach offers 3 ways to make the right decision.

Chris Ryan/Getty Images Tom Hardison is the president of Generative Leadership Group, and an executive coach at Pluma, a digital coaching platform. If you've reached a point where you're concerned about different career issues, it.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 13th, 2020

Zillow"s house-buying platform hits Austin, San Antonio

Popular real estate app operator Zillow Group Inc. has rolled out a house-buying service in Austin and San Antonio. As with other house-buying services, such as Opendoor, Offerpad and RedfinNow, Zillow's new Zillow Offers gives homeowners a cash o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 25th, 2019

Zillow rolls out house-buying platform in Austin, San Antonio

Popular real estate app operator Zillow Group Inc. has rolled out a house-buying service in San Antonio and Austin. As with other house-buying services, such as Opendoor, Offerpad and RedfinNow, Zillow's new Zillow Offers gives homeowners a cash o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 25th, 2019

Online house-flipper Opendoor buys title company in bid to control more of real estate market

Online real estate start-ups like Opendoor, Redfin and Zillow want to own more of the homebuying and -selling process. Opendoor, which makes instant offers to buy houses from homeowners, just acquired title and escrow company OS National......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcSep 5th, 2019

Velvet Taco appoints new CEO

Dallas-based Velvet Taco has appointed President Clay Dover as the company’s new CEO.  Dover joined Velvet Taco as president in early 2017 and has helped grow the brand from four restaurants to 11 locations, with five more scheduled locations to.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 29th, 2019

Boeing 737 MAX groundings plague U.S. airlines even as bookings grow

American Airlines Group Inc and Southwest Airlines Co warned on Thursday of an increasing financial toll from the prolonged Boeing 737 MAX grounding this year even as strong bookings and higher fares helped drive quarterly revenue growth......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 25th, 2019

UnitedHealth names Optum COO Dirk McMahon as new CEO of its UnitedHealthcare platform

UnitedHealth Group Inc. said Friday it has named Dirk McMahon, currently president and chief operating officer of its O.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 28th, 2019

Why Zillow Group Stock Soared 28% in May

Shares of the real estate platform hit a home run last month, thanks largely to better-than-expected Q1 results.....»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 8th, 2019

We.Trade Co-Founder Mancone Is Leaving the Enterprise Blockchain Firm

Roberto Mancone is leaving we.trade, the live trade finance blockchain platform which he helped grow into a legal entity comprising 14 banks......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskApr 29th, 2019

CSAA taps new CEO as Paula Downey retires

CSAA Insurance Group has tapped Thomas Troy to succeed Paul Downey as CEO and a member of the board of directors. Downey, who announced her retirement in August 2018 after eight years leading the company, helped grow the CSAA from $2.4 billion in.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 27th, 2019

Zillow sees "big opportunity" in plan to flip houses; others are skeptical

There's a thin margin to be made in flipping individual homes, but Zillow Chief Marketing Officer Jeremy Wacksman said it will add up when done on a large scale......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 18th, 2018

Maine group to use grant to explore Japanese scallop farming

A Maine firm is set to receive a $300,000 grant to work on a scallop farming technique that has helped the valuable shellfish grow faster in Japan......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 30th, 2018

Top 150+ 2018: No. 54 Watlow Electric Manufacturing Co.

2017 revenue: $425 million   +12% Strong demand in the semiconductor industry as well as the debut of three new products helped Watlow Electric Manufacturing Co. grow in 2017. Chairman, President and CEO Peter Desloge said the revenue increase cou.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 9th, 2018

Goldman says second-quarter market activity decreased vs first quarter

(Reuters) - Goldman Sachs Group Inc President David Solomon said second-quarter market activity has decreased compared to the first quarter, when heightened volatility helped Wall Street banks record huge profits......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 31st, 2018