Redfin Expands Direct Access Home Tours to 22 Markets, Powered by Partnership with ADT
October 05, 2021
By making it easy to tour with Direct Access, Redfin is able to generate more interest in its customers' homes so they can sell quickly, for top dollar. Homes with Direct Access get double the tours on average compared to other homes and Redfin makes it easy for sellers to track tours and buyer feedback in real time on their Redfin Owner Dashboard. Redfin launched Direct Access for customers selling vacant homes in select markets last year, the first national brokerage to offer self-guided tours for its home-selling customers' vacant properties.
"In this hot market, more than a third of homes are finding a buyer within the first week and buyers are hustling to see new homes as quickly as possible. Direct Access makes it simple to tour our sellers' homes conveniently and safely without having to coordinate with an agent to schedule a showing, driving double the foot traffic that leads to offers for our sellers," said
The ADT partnership is helping Redfin bring Direct Access to new markets faster by taking advantage of ADT's national network of security professionals to install the smart home hardware in Redfin's Direct Access listings. The feature is now available in the 22 markets listed below, and Redfin plans to expand the program to eventually reach all of its
In addition to keeping their home secure while it's listed for sale, sellers get the advantage of marketing the ADT smart home security system as an additional feature of their home. The buyer keeps the pre-installed smart lock, ADT security panel, and sensors, which are valued at
The ADT smart home security system comes in addition to multiple security features Redfin already has in place to help protect its customers and their homes, including verifying the identity of every buyer before their tour, using geofencing technology to monitor when a buyer enters and exits the home, and covering up to
Direct Access Markets
Atlanta, GA Austin, TX Boston, MA Dallas, TX Denver, CO Houston, TX
Empire, CA Las Vegas, NV Los Angeles, CA Maryland Orange County, CA Palm Springs, CA Phoenix, AZ Sacramento, CA San Antonio, TX San Diego, CA San Francisco, CA Santa Barbara, CA Seattle, WA Ventura County, CA Northern Virginia Washington, D.C.
To learn more about Direct Access, visit https://www.redfin.com/direct-access. More information about ADT's offer for buyers of Redfin-listed homes is available at: https://www.adt.com/partners/redfin.
Redfin (www.redfin.com) is a technology-powered real estate company. We help people find a place to live with brokerage, instant home-buying (iBuying), rentals, lending, title insurance, and renovations services. We sell homes for more money and charge half the fee. We also run the country's #1 real-estate brokerage site. Our home-buying customers see homes first with on-demand tours, and our lending and title services help them close quickly. Customers selling a home can take an instant cash offer from Redfin or have our renovations crew fix up their home to sell for top dollar. Our rentals business empowers millions nationwide to find apartments and houses for rent. Since launching in 2006, we've saved customers more than
For more information or to contact a local Redfin real estate agent, visit www.redfin.com. To learn about housing market trends and download data, visit the
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