Redfin Reviews

Updated Jan 12, 2021

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3.6
59%
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Redfin CEO Glenn Kelman
Glenn Kelman
395 Ratings
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  • "Only partially part of real estate transaction(in 86 reviews)

  • "Zero work/life balance as a manager or agent(in 78 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (2)

    "A new way of doing business"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Support Agent in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Redfin full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Everyone in this company is thrilled to be employed, by Redfin. Myself included.

    Cons

    We're new to the company, having just started in Vancouver and Toronto. With the thrill of a start-up comes the occasional glitch.

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  2. "Good job"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    Current Employee - Associate Agent in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends

    I have been working at Redfin full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great management team. I've been with Redfin for less than 2 months and so far is good. I like what I do.

    Cons

    None that I can think of for the 2 months that I've been working.


  3. "So far so good"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    Current Employee - Tour Coordinator in Long Beach, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Redfin part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Flexible schedule.. supportive managers and co-workers. Benefits and perks

    Cons

    Some groups that have a bit of seniority can be clique. Reminds me of high school.

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  4. "Agent"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Real Estate Salesperson 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Redfin full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexibility, benefits, pay, promotions, teamwork

    Cons

    Overload amount of work, weird management tiers

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  5. "Stable paycheck"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Listing Photographer in Seattle, WA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Redfin full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Stable paycheck (you're guaranteed a 40 hour paycheck, even if you work less hours). Flexible (usually). Easy job. Stress-free.

    Cons

    Low pay. Little room for growth.

  6. "Opportunities for growth"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Redfin full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Consistent work, great culture and opportunities to grow in position or transfer within company.

    Cons

    Busy season is a bit overwhelming.

  7. "Great place to work!"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Seattle, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Redfin full-time

    Pros

    Really like the culture here, my work is interesting, and I'm well compensated.

    Cons

    I know experience here varies by team, org, etc.

  8. "Great company culture - exhausting role"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Redfin Agent in Austin, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Redfin full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    No generating leads, company culture, team of experts, management support, amazing benefits

    Cons

    Same amount of transaction work as a traditional agent without the return.

  9. "*"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in Georgetown

    I have been working at Redfin part-time

    Pros

    Overall, good company to work for

    Cons

    Cant think of any cons

  10. Helpful (1)

    "Great culture, mission driven"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Operations Program Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Redfin full-time

    Pros

    Great environment, thoughtful co-workers, passionate team.

    Cons

    Lots of legacy leadership in sales, long tenured senior team.

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