RealEstate.com acquisition grows brokerage biz

Company-owned operations expand to 6 new markets

RealEstate.com has expanded its company-owned brokerage operations, picking up 200 agents from Tampa-based New Homes Realty and that company’s NewHomes.com Web site.

RealEstate.com, Realtors, along with affiliate LendingTree.com, spun off on Aug. 20 from parent InterActiveCorp (IAC) to form an independent company, Tree.com.