trulia: ActiveRain: Powered By Optimism - 05/09/13 03:22 PM
There is a lot of talk on ActiveRain right now regarding the Trulia acquisition of Market Leader, which is the parent company of ActiveRain.  There are also a number of members of crying foul, believing the entire rationale for the Market Leader acquisition was to steal ActiveRain's content and Google Juice so that Trulia can more effectively compete with Zillow.
ActiveRain - I love you.  I would like to ground the discussion for a minute.

ActiveRain is ALL about the COMMUNITY
Having stewarded ActiveRain and watched Google for the past 2+ years, the valuable asset of ActiveRain is NOT the … (75 comments)

trulia: Market Leader to be Acquired By Trulia - 05/07/13 08:10 PM
We wanted to be the first to share the news with you.
Today, it was announced that Market Leader is being acquired by Trulia.  
For anyone unaware, Market Leader is the parent company of ActiveRain and is the leading provider of Internet based customer relationship management & marketing software in the residential real estate industry.  Trulia is a leading online destination for real estate, enabling real estate professionals to communicate with hundreds of thousands of transaction-ready home buyers and sellers each month.  The combined company will have more than 135,000 software customers using Market Leader software AND more than 31 million … (230 comments)

trulia: Kayak for Real Estate? - Roost Launches Real Estate Metasearch - 01/23/08 10:07 AM

More innovation in the online real estate business.  A team from TotalMove and VacationSpot (acquired by Expedia) have partnered with the General Catalyst's Joel Cutler, the venture capitalist behind, to create a new twist on real estate search. which publicly announced today is enabling consumers to get all the listings in a market from the MLS and use Kayak-like refinement and tool bars to search and sort the listings.  They get paid by real estate agents and real estate brokers when a consumer clicks on the link to get more information on a listing.  Great UI and smart business model that … (0 comments)