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Realestate.com.au Still Gets Twice the Visits

REA Group has released its Q3 results which show a 20 per cent increase in revenue to $461 million and an EBITDA growth of 25 per cent from core operations to $263 million.

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Agents Sign On To Australia’s RENT Month on Month

Australian rental site Rent.com.au achieved more than 660,000 unique visitors to the website during April 2016 while also continuing to increase agent registrations and landlord listings in line with its content targets.

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MercadoLibre Shares +2.74% Reports 6% Revenue Growth in Q1

Latin American e-commerce technology platform MercadoLibre Inc has released its financial results for Q1 2016 including a 6 per cent increase in revenue to $157.6 million based on USD .

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VivaReal Partners with Geoimovel to Create Real Estate Big Data

Brazilian property portal VivaReal has signed an agreement with property research and analytics company Geoimovel aiming to generate price history data and offer real estate market trend reports.

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SouFun Seeks Better Valuation Through Chinese Listing

The asset and share swap deal between Chinese property portal SouFun Holdings and Chongqing Wanli New Energy Co is a strategy to get a better valuation through a mainland China listing, Bloomberg argues.

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Australian Startup Helps Property Owners Do Airbnb

Recently launched Australian startup HeyTom helps time-poor investment property owners make the switch to Airbnb with on-going management part of the deal. It says the system is proving much more lucrative than traditional letting.

Kanika Gupta Shori

India’s Square Yards Targets $500M in Overseas Transactions

Indian real estate platform Square Yards says it's "betting big" on international real estate by marketing & transacting global real estate products to investors worldwide.

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Houselens Calls for Feedback on New Product Mattertags

US real estate visual marketing company Houselens, a sponsor of this year's Property Portal Watch Conference in Bangkok, is calling for feedback before launching its latest product Mattertags.

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Time To Step Into the Spotlight For Trovit

Property Portal Watch Bangkok Sponsor Trovit operates in four categories within the vertical classifieds business: real estate, cars, jobs and consumer products, but its real business happens around people.

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Lianjia One of Six Firms Shanghai Banks Must Stop Working With

Beijing Homelink Real Estate, also known as Lianjia.com is one of six property firms China’s banking watchdog has ordered commercial banks in Shanghai to sever ties with until further notice.