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Jan 09, 2008

CoStar Group's Research and Marketing Tools Experience Strong Demand From Kansas City Commercial Real Estate Brokers

2001-07-12 2001 CoStar Group's Research and Marketing Tools Experience Strong Demand From Kansas City Commercial Real Estate Brokers

BETHESDA, MD -- C...

2001-07-12 2001 CoStar Group's Research and Marketing Tools Experience Strong Demand From Kansas City Commercial Real Estate Brokers

BETHESDA, MD -- CoStar Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: CSGP), the leading provider of information services to the U.S. commercial real estate industry, announced that in the last eight weeks several leading Kansas City commercial real estate firms, including Trammell Crow, Dean Realty, Haith & Company, Kessinger/Hunter and Company, Inc. and MC Real Estate Services, Inc., signed contracts for access to CoStar's information based products and services.

Trammell Crow, Dean Realty and Haith & Company signed contracts granting their brokers access to CoStar Property™, a database containing an extensive inventory of Kansas City office and industrial properties with current space availability and competitive property information, and CoStar Tenant™, a detailed business-to-business prospecting and analytical tool providing the most comprehensive tenant information available. CoStar's research staff proactively updates this information regularly with over 200 Kansas City firms.

Trammell Crow brokers, including the president of the Metropolitan Kansas City Board of Realtors, join CoStar clients like Block & Company, Inc., DDI Realty, Inc., Prudential Commercial Resources Realty, Inc. and Fishman & Company in using the most comprehensive information tool for Kansas City commercial real estate to gain a full picture of market activity, source deals and prospect for clients.

Additionally, CoStar Connect™ was selected by Haith & Company, Kessinger/Hunter and Company, Inc. and MC Real Estate Services, Inc. to power listing content and market properties they represent on their corporate Web sites. These Web sites will soon enable visitors to research commercial real estate opportunities in a timely and efficient manner and search each firm's exclusive listings for certain preferences, specifications and availabilities. Each listing will include base building information, suite by suite detail, photographs, maps, floor plans and optional building tours. With a tenant-friendly design, the listing information on these sites will offer all visitors an intuitive Web environment. Clients of these firms will also find space calculators, featured properties, advanced search functions and quality marketing packages or broker mailers.

About CoStar Group, Inc.

Headquartered in Bethesda, Md., CoStar Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: CSGP), is the leading provider of information services to the U.S. commercial real estate industry. CoStar's suite of products offers customers access via the Internet to the most comprehensive, verified database of commercial real estate information in over 50 U.S. markets. The company has more than 900 employees and contractors nationally, including approximately 700 highly trained commercial real estate research professionals in 27 offices.

For information on CoStar or Kansas City commercial real estate statistical information, visit http://www.costargroup.com/trends/regions.asp?region=midwest.

This news release includes "forward-looking statements," which involve many risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from these statements. Factors that could cause or contribute to such differences include, but are not limited to, those stated in CoStar's Form 10-Q for the quarter ended March 31, 2001, under the heading "Risk Factors". All forward-looking statements are based on information available to CoStar on the date hereof, and CoStar assumes no obligation to update such statements.