SOURCE: GolfCourseHome®Network

January 23, 2007 07:00 ET

GolfCourseHome®Network Traffic Jumps to 1.49 Million Visitors in 2006

Annual Traffic Up 35 Percent or More for 7th Consecutive Year

NEWTOWN, CT -- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 23, 2007 -- Annual visitor traffic to the GolfCourseHome®Network, the online buyer's guide to purchasing real estate at master-planned, golf and waterview communities, climbed to more than 1.49 million in 2006.

It was the seventh consecutive year the web network achieved visitor growth of 35 percent or more, according to David Lott, Editor and Publisher. GolfCourseHome®Network visitors search the Network for golf course and waterfront lots and residences ranging from $125,000 to more than $5 million. The year's final traffic tally also represented an increase of more than 400,000 visitors over 2005 and a new record high.

In addition, the number of communities that buyers can investigate on the GolfCourseHome®Network and www.GolfCourseHome.net jumped from 110 to 200, an 82 percent increase. The Network also expanded from 18 to 22 websites.

"More than ever, community developers and real estate brokers are turning to the GolfCourseHome®Network for bona fide buyers. Given the current state of the market, the buyers we deliver are even more valuable," notes Lott. "And by continuing to provide buyers, we are maintaining our strong track record of a nearly 90-percent renewal rate from our advertisers."

http://www.GolfCourseHome.net and http://www.WaterViewHome.net are the core websites of the GolfCourseHome®Network which features a database of more than 500 master-planned communities, plus features on 200 world-class golf and waterview communities in the U.S., Canada and Mexico.

Industry leaders featuring properties on GolfCourseHome®Network include Toll Brothers, IMI Resorts, Intrawest/Playground, Centex, Pulte Homes, Del Webb, The Ginn Company, Worthington, DR Horton and LandMar. Major real estate firms include Cora Bett Thomas, SC; Waterfront Properties, FL, and Turnquist Properties, TX.

GolfCourseHome.net is frequently cited in publications and online, including Business Week, Business 2.0 Magazine, Golf Digest and Schwab's ON INVESTING magazines.

To request information about advertising on the GolfCourseHome®Network, contact David Lott, Editor and Publisher, 1-203-270-9357, Alan Pearce, VP/Sales, Southeast, 1-800-673-0321, Paul Stanton, Western Regional Sales Dir., 1-916-641-8255 or Elise Ryan, Eastern Sales Manager, 1-410-433-0889.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    David Lott
    203-270-9357