schrieb am 25.04.11 12:21:02
...und auch in Europa aktiv (z.B. Marktführer in Italien); sehr
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HomeAway Broadens Its Reach in Australian Market with Acquisition
of realholidays.com.au from REA Group
AUSTIN, Texas, April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- HomeAway, Inc., the
worldwide leader in online vacation rentals, today announced it has
acquired realholidays.com.au, the Australian vacation rental brand
of REA Group Limited.
The acquisition of realholidays.com.au, which features 21,000
listings(1) not only broadens HomeAway''s reach into the Australian
market, but also marks its expansion from North America, South
America and Europe into Asia-Pacific.
"Australia is a tremendous travel marketplace, and HomeAway is
excited to continue the work begun by REA Group to provide even
greater choice to Australian travelers," says CEO Brian Sharples.
"We look forward to working with the realholidays.com.au customers
to help them benefit from our technology and the marketing of their
properties to a new, global market of vacation rental
"REA is proud of realholidays.com.au''s success in the Australian
holiday rentals market," says Greg Ellis, CEO and Managing Director
of REA Group. "However, we recognized the opportunity to further
develop the business and, given our focus on residential and
commercial property sites, felt it would be best managed by a
specialist. With an expertise in holiday lettings around the world,
HomeAway is ideally placed to provide even greater value to
HomeAway(R) plans to add realholidays.com.au''s properties to the
recently-launched HomeAway.com.au, which will be managed out of the
company''s Melbourne office by James Cassidy, formerly of
realholidays.com.au and vacation rental site, stayz.com.au.
HomeAway.com.au already features 105,900 vacation rental listings
in 99 countries.
Notes to editors:
(1) As of March 11, 2011 realholidays.com.au had 21,128 listings.
Source REA Datawarehouse - Hyperion Top Agents Report
About the REA Group
REA Group is a market-leading online advertising business
specialising in real estate. Established in Melbourne in 1995, the
Group operates real estate websites in Australia and around the
world. Together, its sites received more than 12.2 million unique
browsers in February 2011 (source: Nielsen Market Intelligence,
Nielsen SiteCensus, Omniture SiteCatalyst). For the month of
February 2011 realestate.com.au delivered 7,204,209 unique browsers
. For further information visit rea-group.com.
schrieb am 25.04.11 15:00:07
Antwort auf Beitrag Nr.:
41.408.407 von R-BgO am 25.04.11
was sollen uns diese Worte sagen
schrieb am 25.04.11 18:28:53
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41.408.658 von zocklany am 25.04.11
Dass das ein interessantes Unternehmen ist;
hochprofitabel, kapitaleffizient in Märkten mit Netzwerkeffekt.
Bin drauf gekommen, weil in der FTD letzte Woche eine Reihe von
Immoportalen besprochen worden sind.
Neben REA gabs noch Soufun und Move.com.
vor kurzem hat Axel Springer Seloger.com gekauft.
schrieb am 02.01.12 11:35:10
15 December 2011
REA Group increases stake in Italian property portal casa.it to
REA Group (ASX: REA) is pleased to announce its subsidiary, REA
Group Europe, has
fully acquired Italy’s market-leading real estate portal, casa.it,
following the purchase
of an additional 30.6% share from SKY Italia s.r.l. The acquisition
was completed last
night Australian time for a cash consideration of €7.022 million
(A$9.22 million). REA
Group has held a controlling interest in casa.it since February
Commenting on the acquisition, REA Group MD & CEO Greg Ellis
“casa.it is a strategic investment for REA Group with excellent
growth potential due to
the large Italian population and continued growth in internet
penetration and usage.
We know from our Australian experience that economic challenges
drive advertisers to
more cost-effective online advertising solutions and the results
delivered by our Italian
business in FY11 suggest the structural shift to online is
“With SKY Italia wanting to concentrate on its core television
business, we were very
pleased to have the opportunity to purchase the remaining share of
casa.it. This will
enable our shareholders to fully benefit from casa.it’s growth
under the excellent
leadership of Daniele Mancini and his team.
Highlights of casa.it’s performance include:
Total revenue up 113% to €12 million in FY11
Subscription revenue up 122% to €9.6 million in FY11
Paying agents up 16% Year on Year to 12,377 in June 2011
Unique Browsers of 3.1 million in June 2011
In accordance with REA Group’s related-party transaction protocols,
was approved by REA Group’s independent directors due to News
ownership of SKY Italia.
schrieb am 21.02.12 10:43:21
Heute kamen HJ-Zahlen:
Umsatz +18%, Gewinn +32%, interim dividend +25%
schrieb am 27.12.12 11:32:21
REA Group releases Q1 financial information
REA Group Limited (ASX:REA) today released a copy of the Form 10
Registration Statement filed by New News Corporation with the U.S.
Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on 20 December 2012 (New
York time). The filing includes historic and Quarter 1 FY2013
financial information for REA Group and its subsidiary
Greg Ellis, REA Group CEO and Managing Director, commented, ”REA
Group’s double-digit growth in the first quarter is the result of
our commitment to delivering outstanding return on investment to
our real estate agent customers, and the best user experience for
REA Group Quarter 1 FY2013 (quarter ended 30 September 2012)
resulted in EBITDA of AUD$33.7m (USD$35m), an increase of 28% on
the same period last year. Revenue grew by 17% to AUD$77.7m
(USD$81m), driven by continued take-up of value-add products across
A summary table of the financial information for the quarter ended
30 September 2012 and prior corresponding period, as provided in
the New News Corporation filing, is presented below. Further
disclosure of REA Group’s half year results will be presented to
the ASX on 6 February 2013.
schrieb am 19.04.13 13:54:42
Auf dem Deutschen Markt geht auch was. Finanzinvestoren vor
Einstieg bei Scout24.