nsumers to ask questions of other consumers and real estate, rental, mortgage and home improvement professionals and learn more about relevant topics. The company’s users have submitted approximately 635,000 questions and answers to Zillow Advice as of December 31, 2012. Mobile Access The company operates a suite of mobile real estate applications across all major mobile platforms. Its mobile real estate applications provide consumers and real estate, mortgage and rental professionals with location-based access to its products and services, including Zestimates, Rent Zestimates, for sale and rental listings and extensive home-related data. During December 2012, 143 million homes were viewed on Zillow on a mobile device. Intellectual Property The company’s trademarks registered in the United States and other jurisdictions include ‘Zillow,’ ‘Zillow.com,’ ‘Zestimate,’ ‘Postlets,’ ‘Diverse Solutions,’ ‘RentJuice,’ and the Zillow logo. The company has four patents issued in the United States, two of which expire in 2026, one that expires in 2027, one that expires in 2029, and one patent issued in Australia that expires in 2027. These cover proprietary techniques that relate to determining a value for a real estate property, performing summarization of geographic data points in response to zoom selection, the incorporation of individual aerial images and incorporating visual information into a master planar image, and the collection, storage and display of home attribute values. The company has 14 patent applications pending in the United States, which seek to cover proprietary techniques relevant to its products and services. The company is the registered holder of various domestic and international domain names that include ‘Zillow.com,’ ‘Postlets.com,’ ‘DiverseSolutions.com,’ ‘Buyfolio.com,’ ‘Mortech.com,’ ‘HotPads.com,’ its other trademarks, and similar variations. History Zillow, Inc. was incorporated in 2004.
zillow inc-class a
(Z:Consolidated Issue Listed on NASDAQ Global Select )
1301 Second Avenue
Seattle, WA 98101
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