Blockshopper

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Blockshopper LLC
Date founded 2006 (Chicago, Illinois) [1]
Company type LLC [2]
Website
www.blockshopper.com

Blockshopper LLC is a self-proclaimed local news and market data service covering real estate transactions, specifically who is buying and selling real estate. The company claims that in part they are a "community newspaper".[3] The company has been criticized for breaching privacy laws. Blockshopper covers 15 major US metropolitan real estate markets, targeting affluent buyers and sellers.[4]

Because of the way that the company publishes its information, including discovery of articles through Google News, there have complaints filed with the Better Business Bureau and consumer complaint agencies and websites about invasion of privacy.[5][6]

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