Sadly, no new entrant into the top five list this year. A traffic rank check on Alexa resulted in the above shown global and Indian ranks for the property portals. 1 in terms of the Alexa traffic ranking system. On comparing the websites using the Open Site Explorer Tool from Moz, Magicbricks emerged as the clear leader in terms of established domain authority, Moz Rank and Moz Trust. 99acres and Housing, both of them having domain authority figures of 50.
When it comes to website traffic estimation, Similarweb is a service you cannot go wrong with. Top 5 Indian property portals – as on 03 April, 2015. Magicbricks leads the pack here, averaging over 5 Million pageviews per month and reaching 7. 5 Million pageviews in February 2015!
3 position in the final IREFD ranking. September 2014 and reaching close to 6 Million monthly visits in January 2015. Housing trails with monthly visits rising from 1 Million to about 2 Million over the last 6 months. First impressions are important in India’s changing real estate market.
The new age home buyer is informed and in many cases, cautious. Which of these property portals have the best landing page and browsing experience? Last time around, we thought Housing was revolutionary and their approach to a property search was spot on. Among all, Commonfloor is the classiest. The way the folks at Commonfloor are seeing the realty market and its online avatar, makes a lot of long term sense. 2 position on this list, hands down.