REA Group Loans Director of Sale to Move in the US

The REA Group has announced the international secondment of Tom Ainsworth, realestate.com.au’s Director of Residential Sales to Move Inc in the US. Tom will join Move as the Senior Vice President Go To Market and Sales, for two years commencing in September 2015.


Zoopla Appraisal Leads Up 40% in First Half of 2015

Zoopla has delivered record levels of appraisal leads to its agent members over the first half of 2015 via its unique tool, which allows homeowners to contact local agents for a valuation with a view to instructing them.

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.