Zillow

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Different charts related to AI-assisted home purchases in the U.S.
Zillow

Algorithm as Real Estate Agent: Algorithmic Buyers Purchased 1 percent of U.S. Homes in 2021

House sales priced by algorithms account for a small but growing portion of the real estate market. Companies that use algorithmic pricing models to buy and sell houses purchased roughly double the volume of transactions in two years. However, these deals may not benefit typical home buyers.
Animated image showing different Zillow listings
Zillow

Price Prediction Turns Perilous: How Covid Broke Zillow's Pricing Algorithm

The real-estate website Zillow bought and sold homes based on prices estimated by an algorithm — until Covid-19 confounded the model’s predictive power. Zillow, whose core business is providing real-estate information for prospective buyers, shut down its house-flipping division after...
New approach to automated real-estate assessment
Zillow

Home Sweet AI-Appraised Home

Real estate websites helped turn automated real-estate assessment into a classic AI problem. The latest approach by a leader in the field gets a boost from deep learning.

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