Dave Mele Steps Down As President Of Homes.com

Dave Mele, long-time president of Homes.com and a driver of its acquisition by CoStar Group, is leaving the company and the real estate industry altogether. Mele broke the news to Real Estate News, saying he plans to pursue “an opportunity outside of the real estate industry.” No comment has been made on who will take over in his absence. Prior to joining Homes.com, Mele worked in the publishing industry at a Virginia newspaper. As Homes.com’s president for more than a decade, he is known for guiding its acquisition by CoStar in 2021. Since then, it has become a major player in the world of home search websites. “We are grateful to David Mele for his contributions to Homes.com over the…