Archive | October, 2009

Jenman Approved Agents Doing Auctions Now? << Updated

Neil Jenman has been fairly vocal about his opposition to Auctions claiming that they only get lower prices for sellers.  In…

auctions, Jenman, jenman approved

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Is a major realestate.com.au update on the cards?

Over the past few months it really seems like every week we are seeing a new feature or improvement being released…

Domain.com.au, online reputation management, orm, portal update, Realestate.com.au, reviews, rumour

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Commercial News vs Public News

A war has erupted and it is being fought across the newspapers of the world and also in senate hearings. It…

ABC, BBC, James Murdoch, Lateline, Mark Soctt, News Ltd, Newspapers, Rupert Murdoch

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The Future of the Newspaper, Part One – The Print Version

This past decade we have seen many markets rocked by the digital era, none more so than the news & entertainment…

Mirande Devine, Peter Fitzsimons, Roger Corbett, RSS reader, The Age, The Sydney Morning Herald, Trading Post

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LJ Hooker’s Grandson buys company

The grandson of Leslie Hooker has purchased the business in an $82 million deal, which comprised of $15 million in dividends…

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Realestate.com.au Sneak Through Another Update

Realestate.com.au has been applying updates to their portal fairly regularly recently and sometime late Tuesday night or the early hours of…

portal update, Portals, Realestate.com.au

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How to Improve Your Results on Google Real Estate

One of the big complaints by real estate agents when the Google Real Estate service started up was that the 2nd…

Google, Google Real Estate, Homehound, MyHome, Portplus

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Rupert Murdoch Rants

Rupert Murdoch has been throwing off protectionist rants of late to pretty much anybody that will listen. On the one hand…

ABC, BBC, Blogging, Google, James Murdoch, News Ltd, Rupert Murdoch, SBS

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Real Estate Photos Being Altered But By Domain Not Open2View

On a slow news day late last month an eagle eye reporter of the Dominion Post newspaper in New Zealand reported…

Domain, Domain.com.au, MyHome, open2view

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Australian Real Estate Brands Compared – Another Way! << Updated

I recently wrote about using Google Insights to compare the relative strength of each real estate brand in Australia. I showed…

brands, First National, Google Maps, Google Real Estate, L.J. Hooker, Ray White, real estate brands, real estate groups

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Interest rates…..

Yesterday the Reserve Bank lifted interest rates and its impact will almost immediately be felt across middle Australia. Obviously the Liberal…

interest rates, Labor party, Liberal Party, RBA, Reserve Bank

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