Unveiled in the country mid this year, Lamudi officially launched in Jordan over the weekend as the global site celebrates its first birthday.
Now in over 30 countries, Lamudi has over 670,000 listings in its database and is backed by Middle East Internet Group, a JV between Rocket Internet and MTN.
In a statement Country Manager of Lamudi-Jordan, Mr. Khaled Anabtawi said, “The Internet has become the fastest and easiest median to connect high-quality property-seekers with advertisers. The success we are enjoying now is credited to the enormous amount of effort our team dedicates to obtain high-quality online real estate classifieds, as the demand is ever-increasing due to the local boom in the real estate sector, combined with the huge demand of the growing number of online users, who are searching for their dream homes.”
Lamudi, focusing on the emerging markets says it grew by 116 percent between April and September this year. In Jordan, “Lamudi says it hosts approximately 14,000 listings within only six months of operation.