Two Six Figure Sales Keep Aftermarket Humming

Domain Name Journal logoTwo six-figure sales kept the domain name aftermarket humming in the second last Domain Name Journal sales chart for 2012. and sold for $118,000 and $115,000 through DomainNameSales and DomainNameSales/Domain Advisors respectively in the week to 16 December.

Third on the list of top reported sales was, which sold for $57,500, also through Domain Name Sales, which either on their own or in conjunction with DomainAdvisors accounted for the top 11 sales and 16 of the top 20 sales. A result that 12 months ago would have been the sole domain of Sedo. In this week’s chart the formerly dominant Sedo accounted for only two sales, the same as Afternic.

On the TLD side of things, there were 16 .com sales, two for .net and one each for .ch and .ca.

To check out the list of top reported sales compiled by Domain Name Journal for the week ending 16 December, go to