How realtor.com just got way better at lead conversion

News Corp., owner of realtor.com, announced the $210 million acquisition of lead qualification service Opcity. With this acquisition, realtor.com dives deeper into the lead conversion funnel in a major way.

Home Price Cuts Increase, but Still Not Buyer’s Market

Realtor.com® has announced the findings of its August housing trend report which revealed a surge in price cuts and the second largest drop in the U.S. median list price in three years. Although competition between buyers remained stiff and list prices continue to rise, the report also revealed a slowdown in price growth and easing […]

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News Corp’s digital real estate services grew 19% in fourth quarter 2018

News Corp’s digital real estate services, which include Move’s realtor.com and Australia-based REA Group, announced its fourth quarter fiscal year 2018 results Thursday, which boasted $2.69 billion in revenue — a 29 percent increase from the year prior.

News Corp’s digital real estate services reports 27% growth, net loss $1.1B

News Corp’s digital real estate services, which include Move’s realtor.com and Australia-based REA Group, announced its third quarter fiscal year 2018 results Thursday, which boasted $2.10 billion in revenue — a 6 percent increase from the year prior.

Real estate hires and promotions: March 2018

March 2018 is already witnessing an array of real estate industry hires and promotions. Who’s making moves? Which businesses are bringing in new blood or creating fresh positions? Here’s a rundown of some recent HR news across the board …

Rebuild or buy new? 6 factors to consider after a natural disaster

Hurricanes took “a toll on over 270,000 homes” this year. In Texas and Florida alone, damage is expected to exceed $150 billion. Such numbers aren’t isolated to one or two events. Other hurricanes, wildfires, tornados and other natural disasters happened in 2017 that led to even more damages and repair costs across the nation …

Rebuild or buy new? 6 factors to consider after a natural disaster

Hurricanes took “a toll on over 270,000 homes” this year. In Texas and Florida alone, damage is expected to exceed $150 billion. Such numbers aren’t isolated to one or two events. Other hurricanes, wildfires, tornados and other natural disasters happened in 2017 that led to even more damages and repair costs across the nation …

Realtor.com rentals will now be powered by Apartment List

As homeownership becomes an elusive dream for a growing number of Americans, real estate portals are bolstering their rental search capabilities …

How does Zillow stack up to its global peers?

To begin with, Zillow is the largest real estate portal in the world in terms of revenue. Not only does Zillow generate the most revenue of any real estate portal around the world, it is also growing that revenue incredibly fast. In fact, when compared…

What’s on the horizon for Move in 2017?

Ryan O’Hara, CEO at Move — which owns and operates realtor.com — gave an overview of what real estate agents can expect from the company in …