E-House is a leading real estate services company in China with a diverse scope of services, strong brand recognition and a broad geographic presence. We offer primary sales agency services, online real estate services, real estate information and consulting services, real estate advertising services, real estate promotional event services, secondary real estate brokerage services and real estate investment fund management services. We¡¯ve been listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker ¡°EJ¡± since August 2007, and our clients include leading domestic and international real estate developers.
In 2009, our subsidiary China Real Estate Information Corporation (CRIC), acquired SINA¡¯s online real estate business. Since then, we have substantially expanded our online real estate business and now operate a number of real estate services websites, including www.eju.com and several Baidu and SINA channels, which provide region-specific news, information, and property data as well as access to online communities to real estate consumers and industry participants.
Our service offerings are enhanced by our team of experienced and dedicated real estate research staff, as well as our proprietary real estate information database and analysis system, the CRIC system. We believe that our CRIC system provides the most up to date, comprehensive and in-depth information covering residential and commercial real estate properties across all major regions in China.
We have received numerous awards and accolades for our innovative and high-quality services, including being named the ¡°Leading Brand Name in China¡¯s Real Estate Consulting and Agency Industry¡± by the China Real Estate Top 10 Committee from 2006 to 2009, and being ranked among Forbes' ¡°China Enterprises with the Best Potential¡± in both 2008 and 2009. Moreover, from 2004 to 2010, the China Real Estate Top 10 Committee ranked us as the largest real estate agency and consulting services company in China.