Stay-at-Home Orders Slow the Housing Market Down Significantly
Since our last update on March 18, Redfin’s home-buying demand has slowed notably, with 27% fewer customers requesting to see homes over the past seven days than the same time last year. Last week, home-buying demand was still up 1% compared to the prior year. The slowdown is largely a result of stay-at-home orders having …
March 25, 2020
Video Home Tour Requests Soar Nearly 500% in One Week
Redfin saw a 494% increase in requests for agent-led video home tours as homebuyers began relying heavily on virtual viewings amid the coronavirus outbreak.
March 23, 2020
Coronavirus Keeping You From Touring Homes for Sale? Stay in the Hunt with Live Video-Chat Tours
It's difficult being a homebuyer these days. Buying a house is already tricky, but add on a global pandemic and you probably feel like it's impossible to move forward with buying a home - let alone touring one. Redfin’s live video-chat tours provide the perfect way to see homes when you can’t get there in person.
March 20, 2020
Going Into the Coronavirus Crisis, the U.S. Housing Market Was Stronger Than Ever
U.S. home-sale prices increased 6.6% year over year in February to a nationwide median of $293,700.
March 19, 2020
Redfin Livestream for Thursday Afternoon: What We’ve Learned So Far Running a Brokerage During a Pandemic
At 1:45 p.m. Pacific Time Thursday, Redfin is broadcasting a live presentation followed by a question-and-answer session on what we’ve learned about running a brokerage during the coronavirus pandemic.
March 18, 2020
The Coronavirus’s Impact on Housing Is Now Nearly Nationwide
Redfin CEO explains how Coronavirus has impacted homebuying demand, new listings, and website traffic.
March 18, 2020