Online classifieds company Quikr has launched a real estate focussed portal called quikrhomes. The portal can be found at quikrhomes.com, although this redirects the user to quickr.com/homes. According to Quikr, this move is a part of its larger plan to have separate verticals for various segments including cars, jobs, electronics and education. The company first mentioned in April that it would launch such a real estate focused portal within 2-4 weeks of the announcement, however the launch seems to have been delayed till now. Interestingly, Quikr had said then that the value of real estate related transactions was worth 50% of all the transactions on the platform. It said that every month, there were 2 lakh real estate related transactions on its platform, and that the site had (at the time) 20 lakh active real estate listings. As of now, the…
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