Articles Tagged with ''Move''

News Corp names new president of global digital real estate

Tracey Fellows will oversee News Corp’s digital real estate interests for Move and more
News Corp, parent company of Move and operator for Realtor.com, recently announced that Tracey Fellows has been appointed as the president of global digital real estate. Beginning in January 2019, Fellows will be based at News Corp’s New York headquarters, dividing her time among the company’s digital real estate assets.
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How much do real estate agents pay for leads?

Will lead generation tech titans soon rule our world?
The lead generation game is changing so fast, with smaller real estate firms struggling to keep up. As we see a future of big tech companies controlling borrower info, how much is this going to cost the real estate agent? And will it be worth it?
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NFL player Mychal Kendricks accused of insider trading on News Corp’s acquisition of Move

Former Browns linebacker admits to getting tips from former Goldman Sachs analyst
Former Cleveland Browns linebacker Mychal Kendricks admitted Wednesday that he engaged in insider trading when he used privileged information from a former Goldman Sachs analyst to make a profit of nearly $280,000 when News Corp acquired Move back in 2014.
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Realtor.com ends relationship with Apartment List, will use Apartments.com for rental listings

Two titans of home and rental listings reunite to share content
Realtor.com is terminating its content partnership with Apartment List, ending the relationship between the two companies after only six months. Apartment List's listings began appearing on Realtor.com in January, but now, those listings will soon disappear. Instead, Realtor.com is partnering with Apartments.com to provide its apartment community listings.
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Realtor.com adds Michelle Meyers as vice president of customer success

Tasked with boosting relationship with real estate agents
Move, which operates Realtor.com for the National Association of Realtors, announced recently that it appointed Michelle Meyers to the newly created role of vice president of customer success. In this role, Meyers is tasked with boosting the company’s relationships with real estate agents, Realtors, and brokers.
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Realtor.com picks Apartment List as exclusive provider of apartment community listings

Apartment List also providing listing data for Facebook
Last month, Facebook announced that it was launching a massive push into real estate, bringing apartment rental listings to its Marketplace. The listings are powered by Apartment List and Zumper. But as it turns out, powering Facebook’s real estate listing movement isn’t the only big deal that Apartment List inked lately.
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From HW Magazine

2017 HW Vanguard: Ryan O'Hara

Chief Executive Officer of Move
Since Ryan O’Hara joined Move as its new CEO, realtor.com has seen consumer engagement double to 58 million average monthly unique users through Q2 2017. Visitors viewed an average of over 2 million pages and spent an average of more than 1 billion minutes on the home-listing company's website and apps each month.
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Realtor.com finds itself at center of Sean Hannity advertiser controversy

Real estate site says it’s not pulling ads from Fox News
[Commentary] If you’ve been on Facebook or Twitter in the last 48 hours, you’ve likely seen video of people destroying their Keurig coffee machines or throwing them out the window as a protest to the company pulling its ads from Sean Hannity’s show on Fox News. But Keurig was hardly alone in pulling its ads from Hannity’s show. One of the companies that supposedly pulled its ads is realtor.com, or so it appeared.
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Commissions, Inc. acquires TigerLead from Move

Fidelity National subsidiary continues growth, buys real estate agent lead generator
Earlier this year, Fidelity National Financial, the nation’s largest title insurance company, acquired Commissions, Inc., a provider of web-based real estate marketing and CRM software for residential real estate agents and agent teams, pledging to grow the company’s business. Now, CINC’s product suite is about to get a little larger, as the company plans to acquire TigerLead, a real estate agent lead generator, from Move, Inc.
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Realtor.com's traffic is growing but still dwarfed by Zillow

Zillow Group websites triple traffic of News Corp property
When News Corp acquired Move Inc., which operates Realtor.com for the National Association of Realtors, in November 2014, the worldwide conglomerate pledged to “turbocharge” Realtor.com. The impact of the News Corp acquisition is still being felt by Realtor.com, which continues to see growth in its web traffic, but the company still has a long way to go to catch the websites of the Zillow Group.
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