CoStar Group Acquired Houses.com in December 2020

Before the blockbuster Home.com deal closed in January 2021, there was another mammoth property-related domain sale as CoStar Group acquired Houses.com at the end of 2020.

The news of the acquisition seems to have been largely missed by the domain name industry in the run-up to Christmas 2020, but Jamie Zoch of DotWeekly recently shone some light on the deal.…


Detect Acquires Detect.com from Brent Oxley

COVID-19 has blighted the World. With severe long-term economic, health, and cultural damage, the past year has been tough. The most difficult of circumstances can, however, bring about innovation and positive change.

Detect is one of those innovating companies, now focusing on its latest creation — a fast, accurate COVID-19 test.…





GoDaddy Sells Exclusive.com for $350,000, Plus 8 More at $100,000 or Higher

Last year, GoDaddy started to share its domain name sales data for domain name sales facilitated by GoDaddy, either through its brokerage business or via its auction platform.

GoDaddy has now released its November 2020 domain sales. There’s always a delay in GoDaddy publishing these numbers, but it’s helpful to the domain industry to have a glimpse into what kind of sales GoDaddy does close.…