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Lifull Co. Ltd develops global property platform

Lifull Co. Ltd develops global property platform

Lifull Co. Ltd, owner of Japan’s leading real estate vertical Lifull Home's (at Homes.co.jp), and the world’s biggest general classifieds aggregator Trovit, is developing a multilingual, global platform to facilitate property buying and selling across borders. Next Co. Ltd changed its name to Lifull Co. Ltd earlier this month.


Australia gets another rental-bidding platform

Australia gets another rental-bidding platform

RentWolf, an online rental marketplace that enables landlords to rent their properties to tenants without a real estate agent, will launch in Sydney this May. RentWolf is current accepting tenant and landlord names to its waiting list, ahead of its May launch.


Seek Education MD departs for new CEO role

Seek Education MD departs for new CEO role

On May 1, Joe Powell, managing director of Seek Education in Australia, will start at global sports technology firm Catapult (ASX: CAT) as chief executive officer. Seek hasn't announced Powell's successor at Seek Education yet.


Housing.com headhunts sales boffin from Magicbricks

Housing.com headhunts sales boffin from Magicbricks

Housing.com, India’s second-largest real estate site by revenue, appointed Amit Masaldan as national sales head with effect early April. Masaldan reports to Mani Rangarajan, CBO of the business unit of Housing.com. He came from rival real estate site Magicbricks.com, where he also carried the title national sales head.


Schibsted crowns LeBonCoin eco champion of 2016

Schibsted crowns LeBonCoin eco champion of 2016

Schibsted must be one of the best - if not the best - ambassadors of the global classifieds industry, thanks to the excellent way it explains how the world benefits from buying and selling used goods. In 2016, the traders on eight of Schibsted's classifieds sites saved 16.3 million tons of greenhouse gas emission, the company said in a news release.


In UK, Auto Trader acquires vehicle-delivery firm MTD

In UK, Auto Trader acquires vehicle-delivery firm MTD

Auto Trader Group acquired Macclesfield-based Motor Trade Delivery Limited (MTD) for an undisclosed sum. MTD operates an online, real-time marketplace for the trade delivery of vehicles across the U.K.. Through the site, car dealerships and rental companies list ‘jobs’ – vehicles that need moving to another retailer site or a customer – and logistics providers bid for the 'jobs' in a live auction process.


Guazi’s vehicle-credit business grows like a weed

Guazi’s vehicle-credit business grows like a weed

Guazi.com, China’s largest used-car platform and strategic partner of classifieds giant 58.com (NYSE: WUBA), began offering vehicle finance in-house in December 2016. Four months later, the company lifted the lid on the performance of its financing operation in the period. The report revealed Guazi has made impressive inroads into China's atrophied vehicle loan market.



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