Australia's Real Estate Investar, providers of real estate investing software and tools, has launched a new pack of suburb reports, giving property investors in-depth suburb data at a nationwide and state level. This unique pack of nine suburb reports is called Property Market: Movers and Faders and is compiled from the very latest Australian market sales and rental listing data. The reports give property investors the top 50 suburbs at a national and state level in the following categories: Fastest time to sell suburbs. Slowest time to sell suburbs. Suburbs with the biggest price gap between top and bottom. Suburbs with
The iProperty Group owner of Asia’s No.1 property portals in Malaysia, Indonesia, Hong Kong, Macau and Singapore, announced that it has formed a partnership with Australia-based Real Estate Investar Group Pty Ltd (REI) to develop web-based property investment tools in Singapore and other Asian markets. In a statement released, iProperty Group’s Chief Executive Officer, Shaun Di Gregorio, said that the partnership will see the company offering Asian investors a revolutionary and comprehensive suite of online property investment tools that will help them make informed decisions before buying or selling investment property. “We are pleased to have formed this partnership with Real Estate Investar.
MagicBricks has claimed No. 1 position in the online property portal category in India. The portal is now No. 1 on Unique visitors; No. 1 on Total Traffic (Visits); No. 1 on Pageviews; and No. 1 on Time Spent. Property Portal Watch had the privilege of interviewing Mr. Sudhir Pai, the Business Head of MagicBricks.com. ---------------- Mr. Sudhir Pai, Business Head MagicBricks.com Sudhir Pai, is the Business Head for MagicBricks.com, India’s No. 1 Property site and the online real estate portal from Times Business Solutions Limited. With 13 years of management experience, Sudhir brings rich, multi-industry exposure having worked across the
Zillow, Inc. introduced Spanish-language support for the Zillow® Rentals Android™ App. Zillow is the first major online real estate company to optimize its rental app to better serve the rapidly growing Spanish-speaking community in the United States. Growing at four times the pace of the national population[i], and actively adopting smartphones more rapidly than other segments of the population[ii], the Hispanic and Latino population is a key demographic participating in today's U.S. real estate market. With the addition of a Spanish-language option, Zillow Rentals will be able to help native Spanish speakers quickly and easily find their next rental home.
On March 22, 2013, in the German Federal Council or “Bundesrat,” a federal cap on new rental contracts was suggested, among other things. In this regard, Marc Stilke, CEO of ImmobilienScout24 said: “Supply and demand of housing are spread out extremely unevenly in Germany. If you want to help apartment-seekers in urban centres, greater availability needs to be provided there. Fixing the problem by adjusting tenancy law is too short-sighted.” His thoughts in full: “It is good to see that the problem of rising rents in urban areas is now at the top of the political agenda as no-one wants to see
Vamido, the recently launched Nigerian property portal, promises to be the real estate website offering users the best of Nigeria's housing market. Intended to compete with the likes of PrivateProperty.com.ng, PropertyIndex.com.ng, NigeriaPropertyCentre.com, OLX.com.ng, and Property24, Vamido has Germany's Rocket Internet standing behind it, which is strengthening its presence in Nigeria with the launch the new property portal. The Berlin-based Rocket was founded by the Samwer brothers in 2007 and it spans over 50 portfolio companies in 40 markets, and it is known for successfully replicating internet ventures such as Amazon, Zappos and eBay, and then aggressively expanding them in new markets. Though Vamido is already
This week Mondinion.com has unveiled its new homepage design, with radically enhanced visual changes throughout its site. Thanks to the new improvements of Mondinion, the site is more attractive and user friendly, enabling potential buyers and renters to search for a new home among thousands of listings efficiently and with greater ease. Zoltan A. Baranyai, Mondinion.com founder said: ”We have redesigned the main page of Mondinion.com. This is the first page our visitors see, so it is very important that from now on they are welcomed by a modern page, focusing only on relevant information for our visitors. Our homepage is simpler
Zoopla Property Group has announced the appointment of property expert and TV personality Phil Spencer as a brand ambassador for its property website Zoopla.co.uk, with effect from the beginning of April. Under the terms of the arrangement, which is exclusive in respect of property websites, Phil will be working closely with the Zoopla Property Group marketing team on a variety of consumer-facing initiatives covering social media, advice forums and competitions as well as making appearances and speaking at a number of Zoopla Property Group hosted industry events. Phil has already been involved for the past few months in a limited capacity
In the UK, a new property portal with a difference has been launched, UKdealroom.com, the offspring of U.K.Property Professionals (UKPP). The new website does not sell property, but it does try to bring together developers with investors across the UK who are looking for investment opportunities from £100,000 up to £50 million. The new website is reportedly hoping to bring a £1 billion boost to the sector. UKdealroom.com is a comparison website for private property funding, offering a database of over 50 active lenders, which has been developed through the extensive UKPP network. The company states on its website that each
New York's CityRealty, which has been helping buyers and renters streamline their search for their New York City apartments since 1995, announced that they have launched a revamped, more comprehensive site which includes among its new features The CityRealty 100 Index that compares the top 100 “Blue Chip” properties in New York City and Google Earth video fly-through tours for select buildings and their surroundings. CityRealty offers free, comprehensive tools and information to buyers and renters of New York City apartments that help them refine and speed their search to find the best apartment for their needs. The revised CityRealty