Homes.com® Expands Rental Inventory with AppFolio

Partnership secures more rental listings for leading real estate site, providing increased traffic and leads to property managers

 Norfolk, Virginia (September 12, 2014) – Homes.com®, leading real estate listing site, has announced its’ partnership with AppFolio, an industry altering, web-based property management platform. Effective immediately, AppFolio rental listings will be displayed on Homes.com, giving consumers a broader inventory of rental homes to search online and providing property management companies with direct access to consumers.

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For Rent Media Solutions™ and Homes.com® Partner with Best-Selling Author to Provide eBook Filled with Social Media Expertise

New York Times best-selling author Jay Baer teams up with leading real estate listing sites for helpful marketing guidebook

Norfolk, Virginia (September 3, 2014) – Best-selling author and digital marketing expert Jay Baer has partnered with For Rent Media Solutions™ and Homes.com® to release Youtility for Real Estate – a practical marketing guide for real estate professionals. Now available for preorder on Kindle, Nook and Google Play, the eSpecial delves into marketing for real estate professionals and outlines how they can build trust amongst customers and dominate the competition by creating compelling and useful marketing content.

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California No Longer Dominates Top Ten Annual Gaining Markets, According to Homes.com Reports

Areas in West, South still have long road to recovery, Northeast among top performing regions

NORFOLK, Virginia (August 27, 2014) – Homes.com®, leading online real estate destination, has released its June Local Market Index, a price performance summary of repeat sales in the top 100 markets, and the companion Midsize Markets Report for defined areas ranked from 101-300. Among the nation’s top 100 largest markets, all but one market has increased their three-month average index point change.  Analyzing the top 300 U.S. markets, 299 markets report year-over-year gains for single-family properties. A total of 105 markets, or 35 percent, have achieved full pricing recovery across the nation.

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Homes.com® Takes Giant Step in Evolution of Website Domain Technology

Leading real estate listing site secures top level “.homes” domain, making search process easier for partners and consumers

Norfolk, Virginia (August 26, 2014) – Homes.com®, the online real estate resource and leading provider of real estate marketing solutions, has secured the top level domain, “.homes.” Long known as simply “.com,” “.org,” and “.net,” the internet is experiencing monumental changes with the creation of nearly 2,000 top-level domains, altering the way consumers search for homes online. A longstanding leader in search solutions and web technology, Homes.com continues to prove itself as the frontrunner in providing innovative tools and resources for partners and consumers across the country.

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Homes.com® Offers “Top 10 Tips to Pay off College Debt and Still Save for a House”

Paying off college debt

Leading real estate site helps graduates afford a dream home

NORFOLK, Virginia (August 18, 2014) – Graduating from college with a hefty load of debt can be discouraging for many, especially with the economy at a standstill. For many college grads, buying a house remains just a dream. The experts at Homes.com® and ForRentUniversity.com™, leading online real estate destination sites, have compiled a list of the top 10 tips and trends for paying off college debt while saving for a house. Knowing how the numbers work with debt payments and learning innovative tricks to save money can be a tremendous step in the right direction toward purchasing that first home. Seven in ten college graduates are reported to have college debt, according to the Project on Student Debt. These tips will give graduates advice for paying off loans and help jumpstart savings for a future home.

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