Archive for March 2019

zavvie launches the Offer Optimizer in 21 markets

Housing Wire announced the zavvie Offer Optimizer launch. Jessica Guerin writes: A number of companies – like Offerpad, Opendoor, Zillow and Redfin – have launched iBuyer initiatives that present home sellers with an instant cash offer for their properties. Now, publishing platform zavvie is launching a tool to help home sellers navigate these instant online bids. It’s called the Offer Optimizer, and it…

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iBuyers | zavvie | Offer Optimizer

The Real Deal South Florida Real Estate News announced the zavvie Offer Optimizer launch. With the zavvie partnership with Florida real estate brokerage, Robert Slack, it is news worthy on many levels. zavvie is offering consumers side-by-side Instant Offer comparisons, easy access to local iBuyers, market specific data, consumer insights — the list goes on.…

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New tool allows consumers to compare iBuyer offers nationwide

The official launch of zavvie’s Offer Optimizer was reported on by Inman’s Patrick Kearns. He highlights the practical use of consumer facing iBuyer comparisons and the growing interest of brokerages to enter the iBuyer field. zavvie’s local partners for the launch include Robert Slack in Orlando and Tampa; BRIX Real Estate in Minneapolis-Saint Paul; Path and Post…

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Instant Offers vs. Home Flippers

How are iBuyer companies different from home flippers? They are the same thing, right? Not so! Let’s talk about the differences between Instant Offers and Home Flippers.   Home Flippers have been around FOREVER. In particular, they have been around since the downturn of the market and burtsting of the bubble in 2008. On the…

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Common iBuyer Surprises: Instant Offers Reality Check

Common Instant Offer Surprises when Selling a Home

In the “simple” world of Instant Offers, there are several — let’s say — suprises. What are some of these common iBuyer Surprises?   Let’s start with the biggest surprise – a lot of sellers can NOT get an offer.  That’s right, your house may not be eligible. Pretty surprising. If you took your car…

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Instant Offer Basics

It is time for a REALITY CHECK on Instant Offers and what they mean for potential home sellers. What are Instant Offers? Simply put – Instant Offers are a whole new way to sell your house. They allow you to sell your house for cash in as little as two weeks, without ever having to…

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Consumers: The Only Voice That Matters in the iBuyer Debate

Lane Hornung, zavvie co-founder and CEO, is many things: an engineer, tech guy, real estate broker owner, business man – the list goes on. One thing he is not, is someone who is willing to follow the status quo blindly. He wants facts. More than that, he wants to use those facts to make decisions…

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