Timeline

History of the company

2005

April, 2005

Rich Barton and Lloyd Frink begin assembling a team to revolutionize the way people search, and shop for homes. One of their first hires is Spencer Rascoff.

2006

2-8-2006

Zillow launches, attracting more than one million visitors in its first three days.

2010

9-14–2010

Rich Barton hands the baton to Spencer Rascoff, naming him CEO of Zillow.

2011

4-11-2011

Zillow acquires Postlets.

2011

7-20-2011

Zillow becomes a public company, trading on NASDAQ under the ticker symbol “Z.”

2011

11-2-2011

Zillow acquires Diverse Solutions.

2012

6-1-2012

Zillow acquires RentJuice.

2012

10-31-2012

Zillow acquires Buyfolio.

2012

11-30–2012

Zillow acquires Mortech.

2012

12-14-2012

Zillow acquires HotPads.

2013

8-28-2013

Zillow acquires StreetEasy.

2014

7-16-2014

Zillow acquires Retsly.

2015

2-18-2015

Zillow acquires Trulia.

2015

2-18-2015

Zillow announces the formation of Zillow Group, housing a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant real estate and home-related brands.