Another new real estate startup has launched that is attempting to cut out the middleman and break the MLS (Multiple Listing Service)
California-based REX Real Estate (Website) is an e-platform alternative for home-selling. They are a fully-licensed brokerage that charges a 2 percent flat fee versus the industry standard of 6 percent.
The thing that really sets them apart, at least on paper, is that they use artificial intelligence and machine learning to market homes directly to buyers instead of relying on agents.
According to their site, their “secret weapon” is their “… proprietary algorithms that target homebuyers based on geography, income, life stage, and
Homes featured on the new site range from $400,000 and up; reportedly because that number allows for more retained equity from the sale of the home.
The startup has raised over $75 million in funding since its launch in 2015 and they are currently operating in California, Colorado, Florida, New Jersey, New York, Oregon, and Texas.
Find out more about them HERE on their FAQ page.