Tag Archives | REA

REA Hypocrisy?

Giving Private Sellers access to list their property on realestate.com.au has been a very hot topic recently. I first posted about…

fsbo, hubonline, private sales, Private Sellers, REA, Realestate.com.au

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A Small But Timely Revamp For Realestate.com.au

Someone at REA has paid attention to the blogs around Australia and the recent improvements by Domain. As REA have just…

REA, rea enhancements, rea revamp, realestate, Realestate.com.au

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Realestate.com.au upgrades private selling policy.

Realestate.com.au has upgraded it private selling policy with some new rules which may make it very difficult for agencies not providing…

fsbo, Privacy, Private Sellers, REA, Realestate.com.au

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Realestate.com.au Communications Grind to a Halt… Again!

In the past Realestate.com.au has often been caught out shouting from the rooftops about some new innovation or initiative they are…

blog, REA, Realestate.com.au

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REA Release Selling Guide

Realestate.com.au have released a new website guide to selling. The new site is very comprehensive and well thought out with a…

REA, Real Estate, Selling

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Renet cuddles up to REA

Renet is a systems company and set of websites (they seem to have an endless supply of domain names across Australia)…

REA, Renet

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RPData and Realestate.com.au Enter a “New” Strategic Alliance

RPData and Realestate.com.au have entered into a strategic alliance, replacing a previous agreement that was set to expire later this year…

REA, Realestate.com.au, rpdata

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realestate.com.au kick agents in the guts with 45%+ pa increase

Agents in general are doing it pretty tough at the moment and instead of lending their customer base a hand and…

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

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5 things that will NOT happen in 2009

We all like to predict what will happen in 2009 but I think it is easier to predict what will not…

Channel 9, Chicago Tribune, Climate Change, First Home Buyers Grant, Free TV, John Howard, Newspapers, NSW, NYTimes, REA, Tasmania

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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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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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Dear Greg

Firstly I would like to congratulate you on your appointment as CEO of the REA Group. It will come as no…

Greg Ellis, REA, Sir Les

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Greg Ellis announced as new CEO for REA

The Chairman of the REA Group, Richard Freudenstein, today announced the appointment of Greg Ellis as the company’s new Chief Executive…

CEO, Greg Ellis, Microsoft, REA, Richard Freudenstein, Simon Baker

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REA CEO likely to be announced this week.

The new REA CEO looks likely to be announced this week. I have had a number of people send me emails…


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Job Vacancy – Realestate.com.au CEO

REA Group today announced the departure of CEO and Managing Director – Simon Baker, effective immediately. Chief Financial Officer Georg Chmiel…

Georg Chmiel, REA, REA Group, Realestate.com.au, Richard Freudenstein, Simon Baker

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Whatever happened to?

We are all too busy looking forward that we sometimes forget to look back. I needed to find an old article…

Domain, Fairfax, First National, Google, Homehound, News Ltd, Private Selling, REA

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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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Summary of the Realestate.com.au email fiasco

Fiasco : Humiliating Failure – a total failure, especially a humiliating or ludicrous one This is to form a summary of…

Email, Problems, REA

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Realestate.com.au Email Enquiry Delivery Problems?

This morning it was reported to me by one of our staff members that enquiries that were made by buyers weeks…

Email Problems, REA

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Real estate technology linkage

Here is a handful of recent stories I thought you’d find of interest: Real estate is spelled S-E-X in China. Vodafone…

Google, iPhone, REA, Suncorp, Vodafone, WAN

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IP Australia clarifies realestate.com.au trademark application

This is a letter from IP Australia in relation to the realestate.com.au trademark application. April 2008 Statement regarding realestate.com.au‚ There has…

IP Australia, REA

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REA registers realestate.com.au trade mark

Update: The REA Application has been passed by IP Australia, however this still can be rejected and is under review. There…

REA, Shaun Di Gregorio, Trademarks

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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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