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homesales.com.au launches innovative map search

August 20, 2014 Property website homesales.com.au, the property arm of Australia’s No.1 automotive group carsales.com has launched a new Map Search…

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How to build a portal – Lessons from a success

One of the perennial themes on Business2 is the need for a strong competitor to realestate.com.au and domain.com.au. I’ve previously told…

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Fairfax Media acquires Allhomes

10 July 2014: Fairfax Media Limited today announced The Domain Group’s acquisition of Canberra-based online property portal, All Homes Pty Ltd,…

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Real Estate Portal Homehound Relaunches and Promises To Disrupt The Online Property Landscape

SYDNEY, Australia, 23 June, 2014 – Real estate and property website Homehound relaunched earlier this month, with a new look and…

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Agents support drives homesales to the next level

Property website homesales.com.au, the property arm of Australia’s number one automotive group carsales.com Ltd is reporting a significant uplift in support…

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Console launches RESearch: a new, streamlined property analysis and CMA tool for real estate agents

Australia 16 June 2014: Property content and services platform, Onthehouse Group, today announced the launch of a new Console product, ‘RESearch’….

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Homely adds One right before AREC

Homely.com.au the revolutionary new real estate website combining Australia’s most beautiful search experience with free property listings has added another national…

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RPData.com Down – Whoops !!!

Many agents logging into RPData.com today have had trouble and it appears it may have been caused by a $15 domain…

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Buying with friends

You’re sitting around a table with friends one night, downing a couple of glasses of red. The conversation turns to property…

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In an Australian portal 1st, Thehomepage.com.au goes visual on Twitter

Property searching is such a visual and emotional experience that it makes sense to show off what you’ve got to prospective…

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What Will Be The Effect of Realestate.com.au 2014 Market Based Pricing?

We recently discussed the new Market Based Pricing that new or renewing contracts with realestate.com.au changes to from July 1st, 2014 but…

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Realestate.com.au Prices Change Again – Market Based Pricing

The renewal for the realestate.com.au subscription at our agency at Upper Coomera is up again and since we fall due in…

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Next Place Announces Real Estate Scholarship For Applied Technologies

Next Place, Australia’s smartest and fastest growing real estate search engine today launched the Annual Next Place Real Estate Scholarship for…

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Homely boosts its rental listings from some of Australia’s largest property managers

Syndication from major groups adds thousands of homes in key rental markets. 22nd April, 2014 – Homely.com.au the revolutionary new real…

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Homely.com.au makes free listing distribution easier for agents with integration to Australia’s top real estate software providers.

Homely.com.au now supporting the leading CRM platforms to make submitting listings for agents as simple as possible. April 8, 2014 –…

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Is RealBusinesses.com.au Operating Under a New Name?

So after the big announcement made by the REA Group that RealBusinesses was closing its doors (seen below), leaving hundreds of…

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9 Ways to Enhance Your Reputation as an Agent

Creating a name for yourself in real estate is no easy feat. You are often competing for business among professionals who…

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Does Lead Generator OpenAgent.com.au Cross the Line?

The lead generation site OpenAgent has come up with a somewhat unique point of difference to attract potential sellers but have…

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Fall of a Giant Throws the Business Broking Industry into Turmoil

Over the past year the Business Broking industry has been decreasing as the number of saleable businesses has decreased and banks…

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Telstra Offloads Sensis

Telstra has offloaded the majority of Sensis to Private Equity firm Platinum Equity for roughly $450 million AUD. This has signaled…

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Happy New Year Readers – 2014 Real Estate Agent & Technology Predictions

Happy New Year to all my readers and your families. Over the past few weeks I have been thinking about what…

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Homely.com.au Launches – A better way to find your new home

Yesterday a new real estate portal Homely.com.au launched in Australia. I know what you’re thinking that “oh god another real estate…

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Fairfax Media acquires Property Data Solutions

Wednesday, 11 December 2013: Fairfax Media has today announced the acquisition of property data and mapping provider, Property Data Solutions (PDS),…

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Big Companies Consolidating

As predicted by Nick on the following thread http://www.business2.com.au/2011/12/is-the-business-portal-industry-consolidating/, it looks like RealBusinesses.com.au are one of the first big companies to…

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