Comparing different models
Homelight provides tools to help you find an agent and offers a traditional brokerage service while
knock offers a discount online service to sell your home.
What is Homelight
Homelight is an unbiased platform that helps you find local agents that best fits your needs using comprehensive analytics. They compile data from over 29 million real estate transactions and 2 million agents to help you find a top local agent. Homelight uses factors such as client reviews, transaction volume, and property type specialization to help match you with an agent that fits your needs. Agents listed on the platform are not able to pay to boost their ranking, as rankings are purely based on data. Homelight is free to use, and makes money from referral fees paid by agents.
How Homelight works
Enter your location
Answer a few questions and submit contact information
Receive information on top agents around you.
What is knock
Knock is an online real estate service that will sell your home, but helps you buy your new home with an all cash offer at the same time. They first help you buy your new home, then takes care of selling your old home after you are moved in.
How knock works
Knock connects you with a local expert to help you buy your new home. They will also make an all cash offer on your behalf once you find a home you like.
Manage and pay for improvements on your new home. Also pay for repairs on old home and Knock will sell it.
Once your old home sells, Knock will transfer the title and mortgage into your name for the new home.