PropertyGuru Group has announced the launch of its Agent Performance Insights (API) report, which it said uses the company’s proprietary analytics to rank agents’ marketing effectiveness against their peers.
Singapore-headquartered PropertyGuru said it will partner with Malaysia’s biggest bank Maybank, to provide its property content, listings and news to users of the latter’s Property Finder app that was launched on April 15.
Singapore-based startup 99.co has announced S$2 million (US$1.5 million) in funding, led by Eduardo Saverin, cofounder of Facebook, along with venture capital firm Sequoia Capital, its first seed investment in the Lion City. Other investors include entrepreneurs-turn-investors Ross Veitch, Royston Tay and Wu Wenxiang.
PropertyGuru has launched SmartSelect, touted as a “first-of-its-kind personalised property research engine” aimed at helping property seekers make their home-hunting experience in Singapore less stressful.
PropertyGuru Group said it has formed a joint venture with PT Kreatif Media Karya (KMK), the digital business unit of Indonesia’s integrated media firm PT Elang Mahkota Teknologi Tbk Group (Emtek).
The recently-announced financial results of iProperty Group Ltd has thrown up two key questions: Whether it overpaid for its acquisitions, and how did it lose its market leadership position in Singapore, writes Goh Thean Eu.
Subscription-based e-commerce enabler Zuora announced its plan to open an office in Singapore to support what it said was its growing customer base in Asia.
PropertyGuru said it had increased revenue by more than 41% in 2013, although it did not achieve its 50% growth target.
PropertyGuru’s UX guru Lisa Rehak, who has designed interfaces for military submarines, neurologists and property portals, talks to Digital News Asia about the overwhelming similarities, and the minor differences.
PropertyGuru Group said it has recorded more than one million downloads for its mobile apps in its core markets of Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand.