Real estate and #domains : Get your “not for sale” sign up pronto!

The world of real estate is up in arms, after ICANN declared an expansion of its global control. In a press release aimed at realtors, real estate agents, property managers and property appraisers, ICANN notified everyone about the new rules of “property use” – beyond domain names: “We’re expanding the requirements of domain ownership regulations […]

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False alarm : Two letter #domain ix.com did not end up in #China after all

Last week there was speculation that ix.com, a premium LL .com domain name owned by Media Options, was sold. Canadian domain investor, George Kirikos, who monitors two letter (LL) .com domains closely, noticed that ix.com became unlocked; that, might indicate a sale had taken place. We can now confirm that the domain did not change […]

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Dot .NYC domain madness raises value of Manhattan condos

The newly launched dot .NYC domain has created violent episodes in the Big Apple, along with a rise in residency demands. Real estate brokers, such as Bapple in the prestigious SoHo area in Manhattan, cannot sell apartments, studios and condos fast enough. “It’s crazy, we’re seen more apartments and condos being sold in a week […]

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Real estate gTLDs: Putting chaos in order

If you thought that the co-existence of .photography, .photo and .photos is confusing, wait till you hear this one. There are 21 gTLDs directly linked to land, homes, real estate and affiliate industries, such as mortgage!   While the big one, dot .Realtor, is aimed directly at licensed real estate professionals, the rest will offer […]

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