The US' leader in the real estate and rental markets, Zillow is dipping more into Canada with the announcement that Canada's brokerage giant RE/MAX Ultimate Realty Inc. will be sending its direct listing feed to Zillow.com.
Zillow®, the leading real estate and rental marketplace in the U.S., announced today that RE/MAX Ultimate Realty Inc., one of Canada's largest RE/MAX brokerages in Central Toronto will send a direct listing feed to Zillow.com.
Zillow now has commitments from four prominent Canadian companies representing more than 30,000 for-sale listings in Canada, which will soon be displayed on Zillow.com to the millions of home shoppers who use the site every month.
"RE/MAX Ultimate Realty is a forward-thinking, well-respected brokerage, and we are thrilled to drive exposure for their listings to Zillow's massive audience of home shoppers," says Errol Samuelson, Zillow Group Chief Industry Development Officer. "Zillow is committed to connecting real estate professionals with consumers and we're tremendously encouraged by the excitement we're hearing around our efforts in Canada – both from consumers and our industry partners. We continue to talk with and sign new Canadian listing agreements every week, and we look forward to displaying our partners' listings on Zillow.com soon."
"We have a reputation of always staying focused on embracing technology that will assist our agent business partners and clients," says Tim Syrianos, Broker of Record and Owner of RE/MAX Ultimate Realty Inc. "We are confident that partnering with Zillow will be an asset to our team and will only enhance the client experience."
All Canadian listings on Zillow will include a description and photos of the property, and will prominently feature the listing agent – with contact information – as well as a link to the brokerage or franchise website.
Zillow services perspective homebuyers from all over the globe and Zillow Group, Zillow's parent company, currently operates one of the largest real estate networks on the internet, its average monthly users in the hundred millions.
Edited by V. Haviland
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