News Corp. appoints new president of global digital real estate

Tracey Fellows, who led Melbourne-based, News Corp.-owned REA Group for four years, will now oversee all of the corporation’s digital real estate services, including Move, Inc., and REA Group, which includes iProperty in Asia and PropTiger and Housing….

News Corp. finalizes $210M acquisition of Opcity

News Corp. subsidiary and realtor.com operator Move Inc. has finalized the acquisition of Opcity, a real estate lead generation technology platform.

Realtor.com ‘proved the naysayers wrong,’ News Corp. CEO says

At a recent conference in Florida, News Corp. boss Robert Thomson talked up how acquisition has helped the company’s bottom line and offered his market perspective …

News Corp. reports break-even quarter with $1.98B in revenue

News Corp., the global company that owns and operates realtor.com through its subsidiary, Move Inc., showed a 3-percentage-point loss in revenue over the past nine months for its news and information services — but it’s no doubt pleased with the perfo…

News Corp. sees revenue growth in digital real estate portfolio

News Corp. — which owns realtor.com operator Move — reported revenue of $2.12 billion in the second quarter of fiscal year 2017, down from $2.16 billion a year earlier. …

How big media thinks about the real estate opportunity

News Corp. is one of the biggest media companies on the planet — and it has its fingers firmly in the real estate pie since it acquired Move Inc., which operates realtor.com, in 2014. …

How big media thinks about real estate

When it comes to the media’s view on real estate, there are few who are able to see the world through such a broad lens at Robert Thomson, chief executive at News Corp. The journalist-turned-exec sat down with Brad Inman to discuss how world politics c…

News Corp. CEO Robert Thomson to speak at Inman Connect San Francisco

When Robert Thomson was editor of The Times of London, its online readership grew from less than 1 million monthly visitors to almost 13 million. As managing editor of The Wall Street Journal, he guided the paper to become the largest circulation daily…

Realtor.com vs. Zillow: A nasty fight for home turf

Things aren’t so sweet on the home front for realtor.com as Zillow has in a sense evicted the official website of the National Association of Realtors out of the online real estate penthouse. Also, nasty litigation has ensued between Move, Inc. (the operator of realtor.com) and Zillow …

Realtor.com is ‘transforming the character of News Corp.,’ says Thomson

It feels like an understatement to say that News Corp. Chief Executive Officer Robert Thomson is bullish on the future of realtor.com. News Corp. is the parent corporation of such companies as Dow Jones and The Wall Street Journal — and Move, Inc., wh…