Zillow has announced that a new Pittsburgh-based brokerage, RE/MAX Select Realty, has joined Zillow Pro for Brokers. Now, RE/MAX Select Realty will send its listings directly to Zillow, while enabling its agents to maintain control over their listing data and receive maximum exposure on the Yahoo!-Zillow Real Estate Network, the largest real estate network on the web[i] which includes, Zillow.com®, Zillow Mobile, HotPads™ and Yahoo!® Homes. In addition, Zillow powers real estate search for AOL®, MSN® Real Estate and HGTV®'s FrontDoor®.
"Aligning with Zillow is a win-win for not only our clients—both home sellers and home buyers—but it benefits our sales associates as well by empowering them with greater online visibility and control of their listings," said Ed Rae, president of RE/MAX Select Realty. RE/MAX Select Realty has more than 150 agents servicing the greater Pittsburgh and western Pennsylvania area.
Launched in June 2012, Zillow Pro for Brokers is a free, five-point program that improves listings accuracy, provides better reporting, includes a powerful contact follow-up system and increases the visibility of listing agents for participating brokers. Brokers' agents are seen first next to their listing every time as well as having an outbound link to their website included. Currently more than 2,000 partners across the country participate in Zillow Pro for Brokers.