Archive | May, 2010

National Industry Based Portal: Looks Like Finally Becoming a Reality

Throughout Australia, Real Estate Agents have been screaming out for a National Industry Based Real Estate Portal for years and while…

Enzo Raimondo, Petra Sprekos, Realestateview,, reia, REIV

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It’s Tribal, and it’s who we are

During the recent UK general election (American friends of mine were amazed at how quickly it was over, English friends bemoaned…

BBC, Facebook, Guardian, Twitter

Continue Reading 2 Agrees to Upload Over 1700 Private Sellers in One Go

It will be very interesting to see how the real estate community reacts to’s decision to allow some 1739 Private…,,,

Continue Reading 126 set to merge with CEO Charlie Gunningham has been appointed manager of websites. This is a great move for REIWA to work with an…

Anne Arnold,, Charlie Gunningham, REIWA

Continue Reading 9 Announce Enhancements to Mobile Site

In their latest press release, have just announced some enhancements to their mobile site… Henry Ruiz, General Manager Consumer Marketing…

Henry Ruiz, mobile, REA Group,,

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Homehound launches “Home Style”

Today, Homehound launched “Home Style” which is an interactive gallery displaying images of ideas for home renovations. They have 10,000 + photographs…

home style, home styling, Homehound, Independent Digital Media, interactive gallery

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Is the NSW State Government the new Greece?

When you hear the words “quietly” and tax in the same sentence you know what you are about to hear is…

Global Financial Crisis, Greece, Land Transfer tax, NSW, Premier Keneally, Property tax, State Government

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The Importance of Your Real Estate Blog

Your agency’s blog or news section plays a significant part in any effective online marketing strategy. If your agency website doesn’t…

build rapport, Database Building Tool, Extra Website Pages, Generate Back-links, real estate backlinks, real estate blog, real estate news, real estate website

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CBA Combine Data into iPhone Augmented Reality Solution

Augmented Reality is when you combine a live view with a computer generated view in real time. The concept itself will…

ar, augmented realit, cba, Commonwealth Bank,

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Note: Apology to Subscribers

I would like to apologise to our subscribers who have not been getting the latest updates by email. It seems the…

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Further interest rates may cut buyers out of the market

With another interest rate rise just announced agents are no doubt worried about the impact that this could have on their…

interest rates, RBA,

Continue Reading 8 V2 – Are Some Cracks Starting to Show?

Pretty much everyone hated the House Hunter videos when they were released but it seems that the launch of their…

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Yahoo!7 and ‘Shack Up’ and Form New Partnership

REA Group have just announced that they have formed a partnership with the Yahoo!7 site. Here’s a copy of this morning’s…, Emma Harrington, Henry Ruiz, REA Group,, SEEK,, Yahoo!7

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Google Mobile Phone Search Statistics

Is real estate ready for Mobile Phone websites? If you are thinking of forking out 1000’s of dollars building a mobile…

google mobile phone, mobile phone real estate, Mobile Phone Statistics, mobile real estate, phone search statistics

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