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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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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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Google Caffeine: The Winners and Losers

When Google releases new products or updates to existing products they usually do so with very little warning. One day it’s…

Domain, Google, Google Caffeine, MyHome

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Google, REA & Domain – What’s The Deal?

There’s been a lot of speculation about why REA & Domain haven’t uploaded listings onto Google Maps real estate search as…

Domain, Google Maps, Google Real Estate, Homehound, MyHome, REA, REA Group

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Dumb and Dumber Real Estate Awards 2008

Well what a year it has been, with just about every major company in the real estate and classifieds market vying…

ABC, Channel 10, Channel 7, Channel 9, Domain, Dumb, Dumb and Dumber, Firefox, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, James Packer, Kevin Rudd, Microsoft, MyHome, PBL, REA, REA Group, Real Estate Institutes, Safari, SBS, Yellow Pages

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Smart marketing for the future!

The downturn the industry has endured over the past few years has been tough. However in these times the cream rises…

Blogs, Broadband, MyHome, Newspapers, Print

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Portals playing with fees?

Over the last few months it has become increasingly aware to me that Australia’s largest real estate portals are toying with…

Domain, Dothomes, Google Base, Homehound, MyHome, Properazzi, REA

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myhome Under Renovation!

In another post I was asked to comment about my thoughts on the recent article in the Australian Real Estate Bulletin  on myhome titled…

Domain, MyHome, Nerang, REA, Shane Dale

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Interview with Simon Baker

On Thursday evening I had a phone hookup with Simon Baker, former Managing Director of Realestate.com.au. We spoke about a range…

3eep, Abe Murray, Artshub, Domain, Google, My Ceo Life, MyHome, Realestateview, Redbubble, Simon Baker

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Some Interesting Web Traffic Statistics

Google Trends has allowed users to compare the the number of searches for specific keywords. You could compare how popular searches…

Domain, Ebay, Google, Justlisted, MyHome, REA, Sensis, Trends, White Pages, Yellow Pages

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MyHome lives again!

Perhaps we were all a little hasty with the demise of MyHome. It was announced today that Shane Dale has taken…

James Packer, MyHome, PBL, Shane Dale

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MyHome to close its doors

As reported in the weekend Financial Review it seems MyHome will be closing its doors at the end of the month….


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Are MyHome and Homehound merging?

There have been a few whispers circulating that MyHome and Homehound are about to merge or are at least in talks…

dave platter, Homehound, MyHome

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REA Group announce increase in revenue and growth

The REA today released a massive increase in revenue (50%) and 68% EBITDA (Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation and Amortisation) for…

Domain, MyHome, REA

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Microsoft in bid to buy Yahoo

Microsoft got out the the moneybox this week with a bold AUD 50 billion bid for advertising giant Yahoo. What this…

Domain, Microsoft, MyHome, Yahoo

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Dumb and Dumber Awards 2007

Every year since 2004 I have been adding my own dumb and dumber awards. Usually is it a hard slog getting…

Domain, Fairfax, Microsoft, MyHome, Nine, PBL, Peter Ricci, REA, Realsearch, Sensis, Seven, Telstra, Ten, Yellow Pages

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Some clearing up (updated)

A number of my readers have had some interesting conversations with sales people from a certain real estate portal (Not Domain…

Domain, MyHome, REA

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State of the Portals. Part Three – MyHome

Last week we took a look at Domain. Today we will take a look at MyHome.com.au Overview: MyHome was announced last…


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Portal Marketing and FREE portals!

It seems real estate portal marketing to agents these days is all about ……..well I really don’t know what is going…

Domain, FREE Portals, MyHome, REA

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MyHome to begin charging on 31st of May

It seems MyHome are confident that they can now begin charging agents to list properties on their website. The charges will…


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Have MyHome got ‘MyTickets’ on themselves?

Thanks to one of my readers, but this one is quite funny. MyTickets.com.au (owned by Fairfax) would like to thank MyHome…

MyHome, MyTickets

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MyHome – In some ways, the hits just keep coming!

MyHome, a site just launched 45 days ago has hit troubled waters with unconfirmed rumours that at least one of the…


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Back to school for new portals!

After reading the article in The Australian it may seem to be getting worse for MyHome as from what I have…

Homehound, Just Listed, MyHome

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REA Hit Hard at MyHome

Recent comments by REA CEO Simon Baker to Neil Shoebridge try to demonstrate that REA are not atall concerned with MyHome’s…

MyHome, REA

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