SEATTLE, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Zillow, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z), the leading real estate information and home related marketplace, today announced that Sacramento-based Lyon Real Estate has joined Zillow® Pro for Brokers. Now, Lyon Real Estate will send its 1,200 listings directly to Zillow, while enabling its agents to maintain control over their listing data and receive maximum exposure on the Yahoo!-Zillow Real Estate Network, the largest real estate network on the webi which includes, Zillow.com®, Zillow Mobile, HotPads™ and Yahoo!® Homes. In addition, Zillow powers real estate search for AOL®, MSN® Real Estate and HGTV®'s FrontDoor®.
"We are really excited about this partnership with Zillow because it enables our agents to expand their brand online while providing their listings with exposure on the largest and most visited real estate website in the country," said Pat Shea, president and COO of Lyon Real Estate.
With more than 65 years of experience, Lyon Real Estate is locally owned and operated and has 970 agents throughout 17 offices serving the greater Sacramento, Calif., area.
Launched in June 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. Brokers' agents are seen first next to their listing every time as well as having an outbound link to their website included. Currently more than 2,000 partners across the country participate in Zillow Pro for Brokers.
About Zillow, Inc.
Zillow, Inc. (NASDAQ:Z) operates the leading real estate and home-related information 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 lifecycle 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 83 million unique users in September 2014, the Zillow, Inc. portfolio includes Zillow.com®, Zillow Mobile, Zillow Mortgages, Zillow Rentals, Zillow Digs®, Postlets®, Diverse Solutions®, Agentfolio®, Mortech®, HotPads™, StreetEasy® and Retsly™. The company is headquartered in Seattle.
Zillow.com, Zillow, Postlets, Mortech, Diverse Solutions, StreetEasy, Agentfolio and Digs are registered trademarks of Zillow, Inc. HotPads and Retsly are trademarks of Zillow, Inc.
Yahoo! is a registered trademark of Yahoo! Inc.
AOL is a registered trademark of AOL LLC.
MSN is a registered trademark of Microsoft Corporation.
HGTV is a registered trademark of Scripps Networks, Inc.
FrontDoor is a registered trademark of Scripps Networks, LLC.
i According to comScore Media Metrix Real Estate Category Ranking by Unique Visitors, July 2014, US Data
SOURCE Zillow, Inc.