Tag: Alex Chesterman

Zoopla sign another strategic partnership

| September 21, 2011 | 4 Comments

In the ongoing battle between Zoopla and DPG (Findaproperty, Primelocation and Globrix), Zoopla have scored the latest points by signing a strategic partnership with News International, to exclusively power the property search for times.co.uk, sundaytimes.co.uk and thesun.co.uk. Under the terms of the deal, Zoopla will exclusively take over powering the property search function for all three websites from Globrix […]

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Zoopla get three new board heavyweights

| July 8, 2010 | 2 Comments

This morning I received an email from Lawrence Hall at Zoopla with what he described as a GAME CHANGING announcement. It’s not very often that a portal would claim to have one of those, but surely this is worth sitting up for, because today Zoopla is announcing that it has signed long term strategic partnerships […]

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Portal Activity from the ‘BIG THREE’

| June 11, 2010 | 8 Comments

Over the last few weeks there have been some really exciting developments in the property portal world in terms of the leading pack and any efforts to break into this group. Recently at the Property Professional Show we queued up to hear Google in anticipation of their UK property search launch. If you’ve not already […]

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Consolidation underway in UK property portal market

| July 15, 2009 | 0 Comments

Zoopla.co.uk, the UK’s fastest growing property website, announced today that it has acquired Thinkproperty.com from Guardian Media Group (GMG) for an undisclosed sum. Thinkproperty.com is a well-established UK property portal, launched by GMG in 2006 and focuses primarily on delivering leads to UK estate agents. Under the deal, Zoopla.co.uk will take over and integrate the […]

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