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Announcing our second Open Listings “Take Big Risks” scholarship winner

Special thanks to the 100+ applicants we got for our scholarship this past semester and we are thrilled to be able to award a young college student with the financial support they need to pursue their career dreams! This semester was especially difficult to choose a winner, we had many worthy applicants and it's awesome to see such enthusiasm from young students striving to reach their dreams, no matter what obstacles lie ahead. At Open Listings, we really pride ourselves

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Study: Dallas is a great new home for companies, but what about their workers?

As Open Listings officially launches in the greater Dallas-Fort Worth area this week -- a region that is becoming home to more and more global corporate HQs -- we wanted to compare how workers of new and longtime area companies are doing in the wallet when it comes living affordability near work. Business-friendly regulations have made the area an attractive home for companies, but what about their workers? Are they putting away more money after paying their monthly mortgage than

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Howdy, Dallas 🤠

Ahhh, Texas. The state that’s so nice, we had to launch in it twice. That’s right, we’ve brought our fully digital homebuying experience to the great Dallas-Fort Worth area! And why not? Dallas is one of a kind. It’s home to an ethnically and religiously diverse population, boasts some of the best public schools in the country, operates the largest light rail system in the U.S. -- and, of course, radiates classic southern charm. We’

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What will $225,900 get you in Chicago right now?

Ok, we know what you’re thinking, “$225,900 is a super random number.” But, it's actually not so random: turns out the median value for a home in Chicago is $225,900, with an average price per square foot of $242. That’s not bad. But, what’s even better for Chicagoland house hunters is that the market in Chicago isn’t very competitive right now. While it’s not a exactly a buyer’s market, anyone looking to

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Hello, Chicago! 👋

We're stoked to announce that Open Listings is bringing our all-in-one homebuying service to the great city of Chicago & its suburbs. As of today, Chicago area homebuyers can use our app and site to set up a real-time feed of home matches, book tours, get property reports & free expert advice, as well as create offers. And, when they buy a home in Chicago with us, they can take advantage of our 50% commission refund. With the booming Chicago

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Palm Springs, we've arrived! 🌴

Heading to the Southern California desert this month to soak up the sun? You're not the only one. Open Listings is bringing our all-in-one homebuying service to one of our favorite places ~ Palm Springs. Now, you can make your Palm Springs getaway home dreams (or all-the-time home dreams) a reality, all while saving thousands with our commission refund of up to 50%. Just use the Open Listings site or app to find homes for sale in Palm Springs, house hunt

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Meet our latest city: Austin, TX

Hello, Texas! The Open Listings team is excited to announce that we're bringing our all-in-one homebuying service to even more places this year, starting with Austin, Texas. Now, homebuyers in the Austin area can use the Open Listings site or iOS app to house hunt 24/7, book tours on demand, and save thousands with our commission refund of up to 50%. Whether you want to snag Lance Armstrong's house for a cool $7.5 mil (don't worry, we'll give

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It's alive: introducing the new Open Listings iOS app

OL for your iPhone & iPad At Open Listings, we're constantly working on ways to make your house hunt as easy as possible. So, we're excited to announce the launch of our new iOS app with full support for iPhone and iPad. Whether you're in your car right after a house tour, at work, or just hanging out on your couch, we hope the app makes it easier for you to find and buy a home wherever you are, whenever

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Announcing our first Open Listings"Take Big Risks" Scholarship Winner!

We wanted to say a special thanks to the 100+ applicants we got for our scholarship this past semester and we are thrilled to be able to award a young college student with the financial support they need to take a calculated risk on their path to pursuing their career dreams! At Open Listings, we enable people to make big moves. By building confidence & giving buyers more power, we enable people to make big moves in their lives. We

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Introducing Partner Lenders at Open Listings

At Open Listings, we believe that homebuying doesn't have to be hard -- which means building the knowledge, tools, and support to give everyone the confidence to own their future. Today, we're launching the latest step in creating an easier homebuying process. We're proud to announce that we've partnered with some of the most experienced, well-reviewed, and dedicated mortgage lenders in California and Washington to help Open Listings buyers get closer to their home goals. With an Open Listings Partner

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Introducing the new Open Listings

Today, we’re excited to share a redesigned Open Listings experience. In 2015, we launched our product as a modern house hunting tool. After over half a billion dollars in home transactions and hundreds of thousands of buyers using our platform, we rebuilt the experience from the ground up to make it even easier to find, buy, and save thousands on your home purchase -- all in one place. With the new Open Listings, we wanted to create an experience

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