2017 Residential Real Estate Directory (RRED)

A combined list of trending residential real estate services, portals and start-ups.


Entity Name
RRED Score

1. Zillow
An Internet MLS aggregator, empowering consumers with data, inspiration and knowledge around the place they call home.

2. CAARE
An Internet consumer advocate, helps residential real estate consumers.

3. Yelp
An Internet reviews service, designed to connect people with great local businesses, including real estate professionals.

An Internet document management service.

An Internet MLS aggregator, claims to have the most complete source of homes for sale and real estate.

A Denver-based broker a full-service, commission-free real estate agency, charges sellers and buyers a flat fee ($2,500).

7. Redfin
A California-based broker, a full-service company rebates buyer part of the commission it receives, where allowed, and provides listing savings to sellers. In some cases this company acts as an Internet referral-fee middle-man broker where it has no real estate agency service.

An Internet MLS aggregator, claims to provide a delightful home shopping resource.

9. Door
A Dallas-based broker, charges sellers a flat fee ($5,000) and refunds buyer’s rebates.

An Internet service, offers a flexible, simple, fast, transparent, and reliable way for borrowers to get a mortgage.

A Los Angeles-based broker, full-service company refunds buyers half of the commission it receives from a successful transaction.

An Internet mortgage rates aggregator, compensated in exchange for featured placement of sponsored products and services.

An Internet service, empowers sellers and buyers with all the resources they need to sell or buy properties directly.

An Internet service that lets sellers list their homes and connect directly with buyers.

15. MOVOTO
An Internet MLS aggregator, claims to have the most up-to-the-minute real estate information.

16. Trulia
An Internet MLS aggregator, empowering consumers with data, inspiration and knowledge around the place they call home.

An Internet MLS aggregator, empowering consumers with data, inspiration and knowledge around the place they call home.

An Internet MLS aggregator.

A California-based Internet referral-fee middle-man broker runs a smart-directory; claims to provide users with best local agencies.

20. UpNest
A California-based Internet referral-fee middle-man broker designed to collude on commission rates and to collect referral fees.

Residential Real Estate Directory (RRED) is a combined list of trending real estate services, portals and start-ups that is maintained by RebateLeads staff on continuous basis in order to provide our users with the most comprehensive and unbiased real estate sources in addition to our savings OPEN marketplace.

All entries are independently compiled and scored. RebateLeads does not receive any consideration from any of the companies or services listed. The guidelines for acceptance for each entry are only to have an actual or potential impact on residential real estate issues and real estate consumers in the United States in the modern Internet economy. While some listed entities are large and powerful, others are small and up-coming, only services that provide the best inherited value to consumers receive the highest RRED score.

All users are encouraged to add comments, evaluate existing entities and recommend references for new companies, services, portals and marketplaces for the RRED's following release in January 2018.