On April 7, when ListHub stops sending listings to Zillow and Trulia, the two real estate giants will be publishing more property listings than they did when relying on ListHub. Zillow also claims that the ads will be more accurate, more robust and more timely (The latter because Zillow's Data Dashboard now offers the same 15-minute listing update as has long been Realtor.com's differentiator.)
Though the San Francisco Superior Court battle between ListHub and Trulia has ended with a ruling that Move can drop Trulia from ListHub on April 7, the Zillow Group seems to be well prepared for it. That's because the 'big-gun' multiple listing services [MLS] and brokerages in the U.S.are sho
Zillow's rental database has just boosted eyeballs by 55 million monthly, with the addition of the Trulia rental listing database. It's probably readying for introduction of premium advertising options.
Here's the announcement:
Zillow Rental Network Adds Trulia; Significantly Expands Reach of Largest Rental Network on the Web
Multifamily marketing professionals to benefit from
A California court has issued a temporary restraining order against Move Inc., requiring it to supply its ListHub multiple listings service feed to Trulia at least until a court hearing next month. ListHub had planned to cut off the feed this week, even though its contract with Trulia was not scheduled
Pete Flint, who founded Trulia, and was its CEO for more than 10 years, will now have only one role in the new Zillow Group - a member of its board of directors.
Paul Levine, Trulia COO for the last four years, has been named Trulia president, and will report directly to Zillow Group CEO Spencer Rascoff.
Levine spent five years as ETrade Financial VP of product, four years as Yahoo VP / GM
As we reported earlier this week, N0. 1 U.S. real estate site Zillow closed its acquisition of No. 2 Trulia February 17, 2015, creating the new Zillow Group, and ZillowGroup.com. To eliminate redundancy 280 Trulia employees were given immediate walking papers, w
The N0. 1 trafficked real estate listing service in the U.S. is about to own No.2, when Zillow closes its acquisition of Trulia as early as February 17. They will remain separate companies and websites, however.
In the earnings release announcing the purchase date, Zillow also reported record f