Homestore Rebrands As

Earlier this month, Homestore and much of its network of sites have rebranded under the banner of a new URL, The new site is being positioned as a real-estate vertical "search engine" for all things related to buying, renting and relocation.

Homestore has had a number of past legal problems, which the company has apparently now put behind itself. The rebranding should help with that as well.

In addition to the Move site, Homestore operates a range of websites, including, Welcome Wagon,, SeniorHousingNet, and Those URLs will remain active, while the site replaces,, and

According to comScore, traffic to real estate sites grew 23% vs. a year ago. The Move/Homestore Network aggregated the most users in the category.