Portal Report Card: Updates, Innovators and a Big Win

100Watt's Joel Burslem has put together a report card, grading the 'big wigs' of the property portal world.


Capturing Value from International Listing Syndication – Part 1

There has seen significant discussion around international listings with many portals implementing international sections and offering agents and developers international marketing opportunities. Part 1 of this article looks at the opportunity and how portals are currently approaching it.


FIPEZAP: Real Estate Prices in Brazil Rise 6,1% in the First Half

In June, the average price of the square meter in Brazil is of R$ 6,824 (US$ 3,045.07); Rio de Janeiro was the city with the highest rise in prices.


Canada Q1 Realestate Sales in 2013 Better than Expected

Canada's housing market continues to show signs of stability as the number of homes sold so far this year has come in slightly higher than projected.

Is REA Group Expensive?

REA Group Ltd currently trades on 39 times last years’ earnings per share, suggesting it is either expensive or set to continue growing.


3 Best Ad Models for Tablets

US study indicates that the top 3 tablet advertising models are: pre-roll with overlay; rich media interstitial; and banner to full page rich media.

Western Australia Property Values Keep Climbing

March quarter data by the Real Estate Institute of Western Australia show that Perth’s median house price has reached a new record of $510,000.


Cocooned for 50 Years, Now Prime Real Estate Market

One of the first Albanian property portals was launched only 6 years ago, catering to the No. European markets, featuring holiday rentals.

Customers Want to Give Input in Creating Products

A report proves that companies which involve direct customer input in their innovation processes report higher satisfaction than those who don’t.


The Higher You Are, the Less You Know

“Why do executives fail to act on proposed ideas that could save a company substantial amounts of money?” was asked at an online discussion.