Real estate big classified revenue loser at The New York Times Co. by Jim Townsend in Uncategorized 07 Feb 2013 Classified advertising revenue at The New York Times Company dropped 3.4 percent quarter-over-quarter and 8.4 percent year-over-year, according to the company's Q4 2012 earnings release. The greatest loss was in real estate, which plummeted 10.9 percent QOQ and 16.2 percent YOY. Here'This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. Share Financial resultsnew york times Jim Townsend Jim Townsend, editorial director and a principal of the AIM Group, is a career journalist, consultant and interactive media pioneer with more than 35 years of experience in news management. Townsend joined the AIM Group in 2001 as an analyst and consultant and became a part-owner in 2003. He is based in Houston. He leads a global team of analysts who report media industry trends in North and South America, Europe, India, Asia, Australia and other countries in the Pacific Rim.