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Zillow acquires HotPads talent, technology ...

Nov 26, 2012No Comments2209 Views

HotPads has long been a very lean startup founded just after Zillow, and with Zillow's continued acquisition spree, it is no surprise that the two have joined forces.


Workflowy: organize your brain, streamline ...

Oct 25, 20122 Comments2404 Views

From collaborating on to managing tasks and projects, WorkFlowy promises to help organize your brain to keep your day streamlined and productive.


Lovely: apartment search site goes national...

Oct 09, 20121 Comment2275 Views

With ambitions to take on the mega real estate search sites, Lovely has announced today that their rental search is now available across the nation, offering what they call "the best consumer search experience on the web."

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Trulia Mortgage Center goes live

Sep 07, 20123 Comments977 Views

Trulia has launched their new mortgage center to fill in a necessary hole in their offering, and features an iOS-dedicated app.

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Lovely: apartment search by photo tool buil...

Aug 31, 20121 Comment880 Views

As the visual web proves to be more than a trend, rather is the next evolution of the web, Lovely tinkers in their lab to put their mark on visual apartment hunting.

PicYou, the 6 year old photo sharing commun...

Jun 26, 2012No Comments727 Views

As PicPlz shuts down, users are left looking for alternatives and some are turning to PicYou for a familiar feel.


Uber: when technology threatens tradition

Jun 10, 20123 Comments1162 Views

Uber is seen by traditional cab companies as a cab killer because of their technologies, so the Cab Commission is going after the company. The fight is on.


Picatic – the Kickstarter of event ti...

May 11, 2012No Comments952 Views

Picatic has the DNA of Kickstarter, a ticket sales company, with a touch of airline ticket sales structure, taking the major pain points out of event organizing for an entire industry. Disruption appears to be the name


Sortbox streamlines your Dropbox chaos

May 11, 2012No Comments1330 Views

Sortbox is a startup that describes itself as a magic folder in your Dropbox that moves files to folders based on your rules. Setting up the service can save any professional time and keep organized what is


Trulia initiatives unveiled: broker strateg...

May 07, 201214 Comments1260 Views

In response to Trulia executives' road trip across America, the company is altering the way they present listing data and broker contact information, which should roll out in the coming weeks.


Zillow acquires RentJuice for $40 million i...

May 02, 201222 Comments856 Views

As the real estate search company wars rage on, Zillow announces today their acquisition of RentJuice, signaling a response to the rise in popularity of residential rentals. The company had a positive quarter, bringing in $22.8 million


Breaking: Trulia to launch mobile ad platfo...

Apr 30, 201225 Comments1300 Views

Mobile use is on the rise, particularly in real estate, but the ad platforms have not quite caught up. With the rise in use and spending, Trulia will soon announce their own mobile ad platform.