Australia

Projectlinkr.com bought by Freelancer.com

Projectlinkr.com, a Barcelona-based classified job board aimed at the Spanish-speaking freelance market, has sold its assets to Australian company Freelancer.com. With 140,000 registered members, Projectlinkr.com is active in Spain and Latin America. The Herald Sun quotes Projectlinkr.com CEO Lars Gehrmann saying that: “After five years of building the leading online jobs marketplace in Spain...

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Homely makes its bid

Melbourne-based property portal, Homely.com.au, launched in late 2013 as a banner-ad free alternative to traditional real estate portals, has launched its first consumer campaign, luring buyers with promises of unrestricted search capabilities and comparative freedom from unwanted marketing. The consumer campaign includes billboards on Melbourne’s West Gate freeway, as well as ad shells,...

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Digital lifts print doldrums Down Under

Digital sales have helped soothe the sting, as newspaper and print circulation continued to slide in the latest figures from the Audited Media Association of Australia (AMAA), with print down 8.49 percent in the three months to December 2014, the last in a string of five consecutive audits showing losses in hard copy circulation. At the same time digital sales as part of total masthead sales...

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iProperty and REA in distribution partnership

m4s0n501 Kuala Lumpur-based iProperty and Australia’s REA Group last week announced a partnership that will extend their distribution avenues via reciprocal links between their respective homepages. The reciprocal links will provide iProperty buyers access to property listed on REA sites for Australia, Italy, Luxembourg, France and Germany while REA buyers can access iProperty for...

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Homely.com.au celebrates 1st birthday, signs on First National Real Estate

Australia’s Homely.com.au has announced it will be displaying all of the homes for sale and rent from the First National Real Estate group. First National has more than 300 offices across Australia and joins other nation-wide agencies on Homely including LJ Hooker, Ray White, Belle Property, Laing+Simmons, Elders, and Harcourts.   First National’s sign-on takes the number of...

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Western Australia’s real estate institute partners with houseandland.com.au

Western Australia’s not-for-profit real estate institute, REIWA, has partnered with houseandland.com.au. Houseandland.com.au lists houses, land, packages and land estates and the reiwa.com.au site lists properties for sale and rent. The new partnership offers reiwa.com.au users access to land estates, building designs and vacant land. The partnership also gives users the ability to fit...

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