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Open Agent: The “Trip Advisor” of the real estate industry

- November 19, 2013 5 MIN READ

Selecting the right real estate is critical in the process of selling your property. But many property owners make that choice blindly, often pulling a name out of the hat due to the overwhelming number of agents to choose from. Australian startup OpenAgent.com.au makes that process easier. Clients visit the site, provide basic details about the property they’d like to sell, and the platform provides real-time real estate agent rankings and recommendations for them.

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Next For Sale takes the uncertainty out of buying and selling property

- October 1, 2013 4 MIN READ

Entrepreneur Liam Austin is the mastermind behind a new online platform that alleviates much of the fear home owners feel when taking a leap into the unknown and putting their property up for sale with little information on market demand. Launched today, Next for Sale allows home owners to assess market interest and receive feedback from prospective buyers before committing to selling their property.

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Street News: One-stop-shop for information on suburbs

- September 30, 2013 3 MIN READ

Learning the ins and outs of a neighbourhood before investing in real estate is always a wise decision because when you’re buying property, you’re buying a lifestyle. Where previously this information would only be in the hands of residents and real estate agents, or hidden amidst the cluttered terrain we call the ‘internet’, now it’s available on Street News – an online one-stop-shop for all information related to suburbs.

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CEO of REA Group invests in Real Estate Software Company “HOUSL”

- March 8, 2013 2 MIN READ

HOUSL today announced that Greg Ellis, the CEO of REA Group (Realestate.com.au ASX:REA) has invested in the HOUSL business. Recently awarded 3rd place in BRW’s “most innovative Australian companies of 2012”, Bluechilli has helped to launch HOUSL a complete online real estate identity verification system and solutions platform that enables tenants to apply for rental properties instantly using their mobile phones.