Sedo Weekly Transactions Total $1million – Float.com sells for $50,000

Sedo saw 495 transactions over the last week on their marketplace and via SedoMLS. Sales totaled  $1m. 53% of total sales were the result of Buy Now listings.   .CO, .US and .TV had multiple showings on the cctld list. Top .com: float.com at 50,000 USD Top ccTLD: check.co at 10,099 USD Top "other" TLD: cornhole.org at 4,400 USD There were a handful of new gtld sales: enelint.global   … [Read more...]

Give.com Sold for $500,000

Dave Evanson super broker at Sedo tweeted he just sold Give.com for $500,000 Just sold Give(.)com for $500,000. Congrats to seller and buyer!! — dave evanson (@SedoDaveEvanson) July 28, 2015   Regged in 1995, last screenshot from Screenshots.com: … [Read more...]

Another 7 Figure Domain Name Sale? Futbol.com is Sold

GoDaddy.com has sold the premium domain name Futbol.com which is the word that most of the world outside of the US refers to as Soccer. The domain name Futbol.com was one of the 200,000+ domain names that Godaddy bought from Marchex or $28.1 Million in April of this year. I broke the news on TheDomains that GoDaddy sold Beijing.com in May, shortly after they acquired the Marchex portfolio in … [Read more...]

Frank Schilling On New gTLD’s and The Value of .Com In The Years Ahead

Frank Schilling in a comment to our post on .Bank getting 5,500 applications, had a very interesting comment: ""IMO Dot Com will still be the largest individual TLD, but many, many viable alternative TLD’s will marginalize the totality of .com’s mindshare in future. Speaking as the owner of a large portfolio of valuable dot com names, I once felt comfortable explaining that people should … [Read more...]

Publicly Traded Co. That Owns Apartment.com/Apartments.com Buys Land.com

The ultra premium domain name Land.com has been purchased by CoStar Realty Information, Inc. according to whois records who also goes by CoStar Group and is a publicly traded company on the NASDAQ (CSGP) and has a market cap of almost $7 Billion Dollars. CoStar is no stranger to premium generic domain names as they also own Apartment.com and Apartments.com. According to Wikipedia: “CoStar … [Read more...]

Sedo Weekly Transactions Total $1million, led by Newy.com

Over the past week Sedo had 499 transactions take place on the marketplace and via SedoMLS, totaling $1m. 54% of total sales were the result of Buy Now listings.       Top .com: newy.com at 66,000 USD Top ccTLD: stier.de at 7,500 EUR Top "other" TLD: upl.org at 9,888 USD Only one new gtld sale this week Red.Blue for $999. .De and .Co dominated the country code … [Read more...]

Rick Schwartz Sells The Domain 9595.com for $180K: Highest Reported 4 Number Domain Sale

Rick Schwartz a/k/a the Domain King has done it again, setting yet another record selling the domain name 9595.com for $180,000. This is the highest reported four number (NNNN.com) domain sale of all time and only the 5th reported NNNN.com domain to sell in the six figures. Rick hand-registered the domain name in 1998 for $70. The only four number domain names  that sold in the six … [Read more...]