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New Website Designed with Feng Shui Principles launched a new consumer-oriented website this week, designed according to western and Chinese feng shui principles.

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Zillow and Yahoo Renew Advertising Partnership

The Yahoo-Zillow Real Estate Network gives real estate agents and brokers the ability to magnify exposure for their listings and brand across Zillow and Yahoo Homes, and easily buy local advertisements through one source.

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RealtyCompass in Talks to Raise Up to $320K in Pre-Series A Funding

Chennai-based Blitzkrieg Technology Pvt Ltd, the company that owns and operates property search engine RealtyCompass, is in talks with three investors to raise pre-Series A funding.

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Houzz Appears to be Raising $150M – Boosting its Valuation to $2.3B

Houzz, the online platform for home remodelling and design is reportedly raising $150 million in a fourth round of funding, putting the company’s valuation after the investment at $2.3 billion.

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Keeping the needs of these buyers in mind, has rolled out the ‘INVEST’ tab on their site.


RealtyCompass Launches ‘Genuine Deals’

RealtyCompass claims that its new feature - Genuine Deals - is helping identify projects from emerging builders who are creating high quality products at a price much lower than other builders.


Trulia Claims its Traffic Reached Nearly 50M UVs in April

The San Francisco-based property portal claims that, traffic has reached a record number in April, clocking in almost 50 million unique visitors, on the consumer side of its marketplace.


CoStar Group, Inc. Announces Public Offering of Common Stock

CoStar expects to grant the underwriters in the offering a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 300,000 shares of its common stock.

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REA Group Names Tracey Fellows as New CEO

Tracey Fellows, former general manager of Australian Post has been named as the new CEO of REA Group, filling the role left vacant by Greg Ellis last December.

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Airbnb Beta Tests ‘Local Companion’

Airbnb has been testing, Local Companion, a new feature that connects users looking to rent a home, with the real people that live at the holiday destination of their interest.