SEATTLE and NEW YORK, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Zillow, Inc. (NASDAQ:Z), the leading real estate information and home-related marketplace, today announced it's expanding into larger offices in Manhattan. Located in the heart of New York's Flatiron neighborhood at 130 5th Ave, the new office unites the growing teams from StreetEasy and Zillow® New York sales, industry relations and corporate services. This growing presence in the city coincides with recognition as one of Crain's New York Business 2014 Best Places to Work in New York City.
"The incredible and talented people who work at StreetEasy and Zillow are responsible for our success and I'm beyond thrilled that their overwhelming positive feedback about our workplace has garnered this recognition," said Susan Daimler, General Manager of StreetEasy and VP Zillow New York. "We'll continue to add the best and the brightest to our team and invest in the growing office to create a powerhouse of engaged employees who will make the New York real estate market easier to navigate."
The new Zillow-StreetEasy location includes 26,000 square feet of space, and is currently home to more than 60 employees, with room to grow, as StreetEasy and Zillow New York continue to hire. Staying true to its tech start-up roots, the Zillow-StreetEasy office has an open, fluid floorplan lined with tall windows allowing for plenty of natural light and multiple common areas, making it easy for impromptu collaboration among teams. Each employee is provided a motorized sit-stand desk, and the office has a conference room with two treadmill desks.
Zillow acquired Manhattan-based StreetEasy, the leading real estate marketplace in New York City, in August 2013. Since the acquisition, StreetEasy has introduced a redesigned website, a new mobile Web experience and dedicated apps for iPhone®, iPad® and Android™, all including features built specifically for the fast-paced, complex New York real estate market.
Zillow employs more than 1,000 people nationwide and has 250 open positions across its headquarters in Seattle and offices in New York, San Francisco, Irvine, Calif. and Lincoln, Neb. Information about current job openings for all offices can be found on Zillow's jobs page: www.zillow.com/jobs/.
Launched in 2006 and acquired by Zillow, Inc. in August 2013, StreetEasy is New York City's leading real estate marketplace on mobile and the Web, providing accurate and comprehensive for-sale and for-rent listings from hundreds of real estate brokerages in New York City. StreetEasy adds layers of deep, proprietary data and useful search tools that help consumers and real estate professionals navigate the complex real estate markets within the five boroughs of New York City, Northern New Jersey and the Hamptons.
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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 86 million unique users in August 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.
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