Point2 was formed in 1996 as a technology supplier to the heavy equipment industry. In 2000, Point2 was named Canada's #1 e-commerce company by the Globe and Mail, and developed an exclusive licensing agreement with Caterpillar Inc. Point2's relationship with Caterpillar resulted in the development of CatUsed which has become an essential business tool for Caterpillar dealers.
The company’s flagship product, Point2Agent, was launched in 2002. Point2Agent provides brokers and agents real estate marketing tools needed in order to build functional and easy-to-use websites. In 2004, the real estate listings portal Point2Homes was launched and now gets millions of page views each month.
Point2 was acquired by Yardi Systems in 2010, a Santa Barbara based company that is a leader in real estate software. During the same year, Point2 was named one of Saskatchewan’s top 20 employers. Here’s a short description of the company’s most important services.
- Point2Agent - allows agents and brokers set up professional real estate websites that are both functional and easy to use. Other valuable prospecting tools are included.
- Point2Homes - the real estate portal with homes for sale listings and in-depth property reports. It gets millions of page views each month.
- Point2 Listing Syndication - with over 60 partners, this is one of the largest real estate listing syndication networks.