CoStar Group
CoStar Group

CoStar Group

CoStar Group High Paying Jobs, Compensation Information and Expert Network Connections

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CoStar Group is a provider of information, analytics and marketing services to the commercial property industry in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, and Spain. Founded in 1987 by Andrew C. Florance, the company has grown to include online database CoStar and many online marketplaces, including, LoopNet, Lands of America, and BizBuySell.

CoStar Group was founded in 1987 by Andrew C. Florance in Washington, D.C.

In 1998, the company became a public company via an initial public offering on the NASDAQ, raising $22.5 million.

In 2004, CoStar Group, Inc. v. LoopNet, Inc. became a landmark case in copyright law.

In October 2009, the company acquired a building in Washington, D.C., now its headquarters, from the Mortgage Bankers Association for $41.3 million. The building had sold 2 years earlier for $79 million and the company claims it used its analytics data to know the right time to buy.

In April 2012, CoStar Group acquired LoopNet for $860 million.

In April 2014, the company acquired for $585 million.

In April 2015, the company acquired Apartment Finder for $170 million. In July, the company acquired Belbex an online marketplace and information provider for commercial property based in Spain.

In February 2017, the company acquired Westside Rentals.

In February 2018, the company acquired from Dominion Enterprises for $350 million in cash and $35 million in stock. In October, the company acquired an online marketplace for commercial property based in the United Kingdom. In November, the company acquired Cozy Services for $68 million.

Highest paying job titles at CoStar Group include Software Engineer, Senior Programmer Analyst, and Market Development Director


Market Cap$32.2 billion
Revenue$1.6 billion
5 Year Trendarrow trend up+18.4%
Net Income$227.1 million
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Top Experts at CoStar Group

CoStar Group Compensation

Software Engineer



Average Compensation:$116,731

Senior Programmer Analyst



Average Compensation:$116,250

Market Development Director



Average Compensation:$225,000

Enterprise Sales Executive



Average Compensation:$118,333

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