LoopNet raises fees; CRE brokers irate

14 Oct 2014

Commercial real estate listing veteran LoopNet, owned by Forbes-lauded CoStar Group, which also owns Apartments.com, has raised its fees to advertisers. We’ve learned from one insider that the price hike is about 27 percent. For some brokers them’s fightin’ words.

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Sharon Hill

Sharon Hill has been a senior writer / analyst with the AIM Group since 2004, except for a two-year time-out to serve as sales and marketing manager for Suburban Newspapers of America. She worked at newspapers in California, the Carolinas and Indiana as a classified advertising sales supervisor and manager, and in newspaper circulation in Alaska. At the SNA, she was responsible for bringing in new members; lining up exhibitors, and helping develop programs for the classified conference and the classified alliance. She is also co-author of “Implementing and Managing Telework: A Guide for those who make it Happen” (Praeger Press) and a prolific blogger and social media user. She is based in Phoenix.