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India’s Loses Another Three Co-Founders co founders Abhishek Anand, Sanat Ghosh and Ravish Naresh have left the languishing company to start a new venture.

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Smart Agent Finder HomeLight Raises $11M in Series A Funding

A US data-driven platform for finding the best real estate agent online Homelight has raised $11 million in Series A funding on the back of solid growth to over $800 million in home listings.

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UK Platform Purplebricks Makes Growth Appointment

UK online real estate agency Purplebricks has appointed a team of auditors, tax and growth advisers from the Birmingham-based office of accounting consultancy Grant Thornton.


Marc Lefar Appointed Rentpath President and CEO

RentPath LLC says it has named seasoned digital and mobile executive Marc Lefar President and Chief Executive Officer after an exhaustive search.

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Former Head Vineet Singh Invests in

Indian real estate platform has received an investment of an undisclosed amount from Vineet Singh, former business head of


News Corp CFO Appointed to REA Group Board

News Corp Chief Financial Officer Susan Panuccio has been appointed to the REA Group Board as nominee of News Corp Australia effective today, 22 March 2016. New Co-Founder Advitiya Sharma Quits

A report from Indian news site Medianama reveals online real estate portal startup is losing another of its founders Advitiya Sharma, who quit the company last week.

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Zillow Connects Nonprofit Organisations With Tech Expertise

US online real estate giant Zillow has announced it will host a Tech Volunteer Fair in its Seattle-based office aiming to bring together local nonprofit organisations looking for technical skills.

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HomeServices of America Snaps Up Trulia Executive

Online real estate Berkshire Hathaway affiliate HomeServices of America, based in Minneapolis, has appointed former Trulia Vice President Industry Services Alon Chaver as its new chief information officer.


REA Group Hires its First Chief Economist

REA Group has appointed Nerida Conisbee to the company's newly created role of Chief Economist. She will commence on 4 April 2016.