Better also provides mortgage and insurance services through Better Mortgage, Better Cover, and Better Settlement Services. According to the company, BRE customers who choose to use Better Mortgage will get an additional $2,000 discount in lender credits.

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“Removing friction and costs for consumers is a critical component for our customers in what is a complex, emotional, and expensive transaction, arguably the biggest financial transaction most of us will make in our lifetimes,” said Vishal Garg, CEO and founder of Better. “Our goal is to democratize the American Dream of homeownership by making the process faster, easier and cheaper for all, as the status quo is antiquated and in dire need of being replaced. That’s what we hope to accomplish as we continue our footprint across the United States.”

Additionally, Better Real Estate said it plans to employ 500 salaried real estate agents in Alabama, Michigan, and other states by November.