Homes.com Local Market Report: 100 U.S. Markets Gaining and Over a Third Have Halfway Recovered!

It’s a great time to be in real estate! Homes.com is thrilled to inform you about the release of our latest Local Market Index and Rebound Reports as reported on Fox Business News. For home pricing data ending April 2013, all of the top U.S. markets increased in home prices on both a monthly and annual basis! Further, 35 of the top markets have shown more than a 50% recovery in the price decline attributable to the Great Recession – up from the 28 markets in last month’s report. In fact, 14 of these markets displayed a full price recovery – up from nine in March. Continue reading

Homes.com Local Market Report: 100 U.S. Markets Gaining and Over a Third Have Halfway Recovered!

It’s a great time to be in real estate! Homes.com is thrilled to inform you about the release of our latest Local Market Index and Rebound Reports as reported on Fox Business News. For home pricing data ending April 2013, all of the top U.S. markets increased in home prices on both a monthly and annual basis! Further, 35 of the top markets have shown more than a 50% recovery in the price decline attributable to the Great Recession – up from the 28 markets in last month’s report. In fact, 14 of these markets displayed a full price recovery – up from nine in March.

Top Performing Markets:

Even though all of the top 100 markets saw both monthly and annual increases, strength in April was concentrated in the Western Region of the U.S. where six of the 10 best performing markets were located. Continue reading

Homes.com’s Data and Advertising Principles

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When you partner with a company, you want to be sure that you are choosing one whose values and beliefs line up with the ones you hold. You want a company who believes in you, but also one that you believe in.

At Homes.com, these truths are very near and dear to our hearts. Your satisfaction means the world to us, and we want you to know that. That’s why we’ve published  our Data and Advertising Principles and made them readily available to you. We want to make sure you know exactly what you’re going to experience when you choose to partner with Homes.com. Continue reading

Homes.com Expands San Diego Operations

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Homes.com Expands San Diego Operations

National real estate listing company adds new jobs and office space

NORFOLK, Va. (August 7, 2012) – Homes.com, a leading online real estate destination and lifestyle resource, has announced plans to expand its office space in San Diego, Calif.  Part of the company’s continuing growth, the new space will add 7,000 square feet to the existing San Diego office, increasing the total space to 19,000 square feet. The expansion includes office space for an additional 60 team members who will expand the growing service and sales department.

A part of Dominion Enterprises, Homes.com is an exciting and inspiring partner, well known for providing timely, helpful information to guide consumers through every phase of the home-buying process.  The expansion, part of a company-wide initiative to streamline operations, means more job opportunities are headed to San Diego.

“This is an exciting time for Homes.com as it is enjoying tremendous growth company-wide,” said Brock MacLean, executive vice president of Homes.com. “As we expand operations, Homes.com begins a new chapter in San Diego, bringing more job opportunities to the area.”

The San Diego office extension follows recent expansion in Florida, with an additional 5,000 square feet in the Tallahassee office to accommodate growth in service initiatives.

Learn more about career opportunities available with Homes.com on Dominion Enterprises’ Careers page. For further information about purchasing, selling or upgrading a home, visit www.homes.com.

About Homes.com

As one of the nation’s top online real estate destinations, Homes.com inspires consumers to dream big. From affordable houses to luxurious estates, condos and more, Homes.com features more than four million property listings and a user-friendly format, making finding your next home or a licensed real estate agent easy. Visitors to the Homes.com blog will find a collection of rich content and posts on DIY projects, painting, gardening and more, providing the ultimate resource for everything home related. From purchasing a first home, to upgrading, downsizing and everything in between, Homes.com is an inspiring and engaging partner in every phase of the home-buying process. For more information, visit http://www.homes.com or blog.homes.com. 

Homes.com is a division of Dominion Enterprises, a leading marketing services and publishing company headquartered in Norfolk, Virginia. For more information, visit www.dominionenterprises.com.

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comScore Releases January Numbers, Homes.com and ForRent in Top Five

comScore, a leader in offering dedicated digital marketing analysis, has just released its numbers for last month. Dominion Enterprises, our parent company, saw a 31% increase in site visits in one month. In comScore’s list of The 250 Top Gaining Web Properties by Percentage Change in Unique Visitors, Dominion Enterprises came in at an impressive number nine! We are proud to report that the majority of the traffic for this gain was from the Homes.com and ForRent.com network.

Homes.com’s numbers are quite impressive – from December to January, we saw a whopping 43% increase over the span of only a month! ForRent.com saw a similar spike, with a 38.5% boost in visitors. That’s a huge jump! This exciting increase keeps Homes.com at the number four position, and is only about 2,500 unique visitors away from snagging the number three spot!