There must be something in the rental water. First Zillow buys Hotpads, then Trulia announces its collaboration with ApartmentGuide. Now Kijiji teams up with, to syndicate and automate rental listings. Clearly, the competition for online rental listing traffic and ad revenue in North America is coming to a boil.

Here’s the Kijiji announcement: KijijiKijiji

November 29, 2012 14:16 ET and Kijiji Announce Listing Partnership


Agreement Brings Efficiency and Innovation to Online Apartment Rental Searches



TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – Nov. 29, 2012) – Landlords and Property Managers can say goodbye to daily manual postings. Kijiji, Canada’s most popular free, local, online classifieds website, and, Canada’s leading Internet Marketing Company and ILS, have partnered to offer joint listing options with automatic syndication.

Once Landlords place Property ads on, they can now opt to sign up to have the ads syndicate automatically, as an additional service – through Kijiji. Available as of December 1st, this unique syndication service is just one more way RentSeeker has raised the bar in the Internet Listing Service arena. “This partnership gives us the ability to make posting to Canada’s leading Real Estate website that much easier for the Real Estate industry and Property Management community,” said John Graham, Head of Real Estate at Kijiji, “and we’re really excited to be working together with a company as creative and innovative in online marketing for the Real Estate industry as RentSeeker.”

“ is thrilled to be partnering with Kijiji on this exciting syndication model, which offers our clients an efficient add-on to their online marketing strategies,” said Chaim Rivlin, President and CEO of “Kijiji has the reputation and know-how required to complement our range of services. This syndication model is going to take apartment marketing to the next level.”

About RentSeeker Inc.

RentSeeker Inc. is a privately owned Internet marketing company servicing the multi-residential, commercial, retail and hospitality industries. A leading Toronto-based tech firm and Internet Listing Service, its extensive range of product offerings includes Listings and Syndication, Property Video Production & Marketing, 3-D Floor Plans, Social Media Marketing, QR Codes, Story Boards, Building Signage Creative & Installation, Website Design and expertise in Search Engine Optimization (SEO). RentSeeker’s dynamic Internet Listing Service platform is a feature-packed resource for Renters. For more information, about RentSeeker, visit:

About Kijiji Canada

Kijiji, which means “village” in Swahili, is the number one classifieds website in Canada, connecting ten million buyers and sellers each month. offers Canadians a free, easy and local way to buy, sell and trade goods and services in their community. With local sites for more than 100 cities and towns across the country, Kijiji makes it easy for Canadians to find exactly what they’re looking for in their own community. For more information about Kijiji, visit

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