SEATTLE, Oct. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Zillow, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z), the leading real estate and home-related information marketplace, today announced that its Zillow® Pro for Brokers program has reached a milestone with more than 200 participating real estate brokerages.
Launched in July 2012, Zillow Pro for Brokers is a free, five-point program that improves listings accuracy, provides better reporting, includes a powerful contact follow-up system and increases the visibility of listing agents for participating brokers.
Dan Troup, director of technology for RE/MAX of Michigan, said: "We are participating in Zillow Pro for Brokers because it is the right thing to do for our associates and their clients. The program allows our Brokers to maintain complete control of their listing data, while ensuring their clients' listings receive the best exposure on Zillow's mobile apps and website. We have been very impressed with the capabilities and results from partnering with Zillow."
Keller Williams NYC's COO Zhann Jochinke said: "We have been syndicating our listings to Zillow for the past three years, and are excited to continue our partnership with the Zillow Pro for Brokers program. With the largest audience of home shoppers nationwide, Zillow is a platform that our agents utilize to increase the exposure of their listings. Now, with Zillow Pro for Brokers, individual agents will receive personal exposure as well as additional tools and resources to generate and close more business. Furthermore, we are thrilled to see Zillow's commitment to increasing the integrity of the listing data."
"Zillow Pro for Brokers has been wildly successful among brokers who really understand what it means to give great service to their clients. Zillow Pro for Brokers is the perfect way for brokers to stay in complete control of their listings, and we are thrilled to welcome these new brokers to the program," said Greg Schwartz, chief revenue officer at Zillow.
The new brokerage participants include:
- Bob Parks Realty, LLC, Tennessee
- Keller Williams NYC, New York
- Prudential California Realty, Cosner Group, California
- Prudential Montana Real Estate, Montana
- Prudential Prime Properties, Massachusetts
- RE/MAX of Michigan, Michigan
- RE/MAX Allegiance, Washington, D.C. and Virginia
- Rodeo Realty
- Sellstate Realty, all locations nationwide
- Troop Real Estate, Inc.
- William E. Wood & Associates Realtors, Virginia
To learn more about Zillow Pro for Brokers, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 206-757-4250.
About Zillow, Inc.
Zillow, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z) operates the leading real estate and home-related marketplaces on mobile and the Web, with a complementary portfolio of brands and products that help people find vital information about homes, and connect with the best local professionals. Zillow's brands serve the full life cycle of owning and living in a home: buying, selling, renting, financing, remodeling and more. In addition, Zillow offers a suite of tools and services to help local real estate, mortgage, rental and home improvement professionals manage and market their businesses. Welcoming nearly 64 million monthly unique users in August 2013, the Zillow, Inc. portfolio includes Zillow.com®, Zillow Mobile, Zillow Mortgage Marketplace, Zillow Rentals, Zillow Digs™, Postlets®, Diverse Solutions®, Agentfolio™, Mortech®, HotPads™ and StreetEasy®. The company is headquartered in Seattle.
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