Market Leader, Inc. provides real estate professionals with the tools and services they need to manage and grow their businesses. Market Leader provides access to industry-leading advertising and lead-generation services that help real estate professionals attract new clients and promote themselves throughout their community.
The company's subscription software products include Realty Generator, a turnkey advertising and lead management system for real estate brokers; and Growth Leader, a customer relationship management and lead management solution for real estate agents.
Additionally, Market Leader provides consumers with free access to the information and tools they need throughout the home buying and selling process. The company's consumer websites include: JustListed.com a service that notifies home buyers as soon as a newly listed home hits the market; HouseValues.com, a service that provides home sellers with market valuations – provide by real estate professionals -- of their current home; and HomePages.com, a real estate portal that enables consumers to see all the home listings in their area, view detailed neighborhood and school data, compare recent home sales, find local real estate agents, and find the value of their own home. an innovative service that enables residential real estate agents to capture and cultivate leads, and convert these leads into closed transactions. The Company generates leads from its Market Leader.com and JustListed.com web sites, and couples these leads with its Market Leader online prospect management system and personalized coaching and training to help agent customers increase lead conversion.
Market Leader trades on the NASDAQ National Market under the ticker symbol LEDR, effective November 11, 2008. Prior to this date, the company was known as HouseValues, Inc. and traded under the ticket symbol SOLD.
The company's common stock will trade under the ticker symbol LEDR effective November 11, 2008. Your HouseValues, Inc. shares held in a brokerage account will be automatically exchanged for shares in Market Leader, Inc. For HouseValues shares held in certificate form, your broker or our transfer agent must facilitate the exchange process into Market Leader, Inc. shares prior to a sale transaction.