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Is your future as dark as theirs?

Will real estate agents in Australia go the way of those in China — where the number one portal is competing…

Domain, Domain.com.au, REA, REA Group, Realestate.com.au, soufun

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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…

Portals, price rises, REA, Realestate.com.au

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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…

flexi, market based pricing, price rises, pricing structure, REA, Realestate.com.au

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Thoughts on Realestate.com.au’s dominance

As a follow up to Dave Platters excellent, well articulated post on why anyone “is dreaming” that they can beat real…

Domain, Fairfax, REA, Realestate.com.au

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iPad App Review – Domain Real Estate App

Domain last week released it’s first entry into the realm of iPad apps and it appears to be an awesome app…

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The Australian Online Commercial Real Estate Space

Realcommercial.com.au has long been the dominant commercial real estate portal in Australia. However, this position is under threat, as they face…

commercial portals, commercial real estate portals, Commercialrealestate, Commercialrealestate.com.au, CRE, RCA, REA, realcommercial, Realcommercial.com.au

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Project Rebellion: RPData in the Firing Line

As a followup to recent articles relating to the industry revolt and ACCC investigation into RealEstate.com.au, Australian Financial Review journalist Ben…

ACCC, aft, ben hurley, Domain.com.au, project rebellion, REA, Realestate.com.au, rpdata

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Project Rebellion: REA’s Problems Continue with ACCC Investigation Underway

In a followup article to the Front Page Project Rebellion article, Ben Hurley from the Australian Financial Review has published a…

ACCC, Console, Domain.com.au, Onthehouse, oth, Portplus, REA, Realestate.com.au, rei, reia, Simon Baker

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Project Rebellion : Front Page News!

Over the past several weeks Ben Hurley from the Australian Financial Review has been conducting an investigation into the revolt by…

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Realestate.com.au 2011 Annual Customer Satisfaction Survey

In what seems like remarkable timing,  sitting in my email this morning was an invitation to partake in the Annual Customer…

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Realestate.com.au Backs Down From The Fight!

Realestate.com.au has always promoted itself as a portal for real estate agents but recently we have seen a surge in real…

buymyhouse, private listing policy, Private Sellers, REA, Realestate.com.au

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Lucky you’re with AAMI

Unless you have been hiding under a rock of late you will no doubt have heard that AAMI are closing all…

AAMI, Domain, Facebook API, Google Webmaster Tools, hubonline, Microsoft Bing Webmaster, Portplus, REA, Realestate.com.au, Twitter Developer Tools, WordPress, Yahoo Web Services

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Does Ozhomevalue.com.au breach vendor’s privacy?

OzHomevalue is a Realestate.com.au owned website for property vendors providing them with sales data information in relation to the suburb where…

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Good Friday RE Industry Wrap-Up

It’s been an action packed two weeks which started with REA’s sale of Realholidays and has built up since then. There…

Console, CoreLogic, Homeguru.com.au, Ozhomevalue.com.au, Portplus, REA, Realestate.com.au, realestate1, RP Data, rpdata, Thehomepage

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REA Sells Realholidays.com.au

HomeAway the world leader in holiday rentals today announced the purchase of realholidays.com.au the Australian holiday arm of REA. From their…

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Realestate.com.au takes legal action against Realestate1.com.au

We all remember a few years back where we broke the story about realestate.com.au attempting to trademark the name “Real Estate”….

REA, Realestate.com.au, Realestate1.com.au

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Commonwealth Bank’s Property Guide iPhone App

A week or so ago I was invited to today’s launch of Comm Bank’s Property Guide iPhone App (application). When I…

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Realestate.com.au has sights set on innovation & announces ‘Premiere Property’

Yesterday, Greg Ellis, CEO/Managing Director presented an inside look of some of the features of the new site to a large…

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Google Real Estate will force the portals to embrace, open and innovate or die!

Slowly but surely Google Real Estate is making inroads into the Australian real estate market with the recent signing of LJ…

API, API's, Domain.com.au, Fairfax, Google, Google Real Estate, REA, Realestate.com.au

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REA Major Announcement in March

There are strong rumours circulating that Realestate.com.au will be launching a new site in early March 2010. What this site will…

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Google to buy up real estate sites!

When Google ventured into real estate listings many of us thought it would signal the end of annual fee increases being…

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How To Get More From RealEstate.com.au Without Paying Extra Money – Part 2

Before uploading your listings onto realestate.com.au, it’s important to look at what you are trying to achieve within each part of…

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Price Freeze Over: Can Realestate.com.au Justify a Price Rise?

Last February Realestate.com.au CEO Jaimie Pride announced that “I am pleased to announce that realestate.com.au is freezing residential subscription prices until…

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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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