.property

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Status: Delegated
country: International
Registry: Uniregistry
Registry Backend: Uniregistry
Type: Generic
Category: Real Estate
Priority #: 309 - Uniregistry, Corp.
328 - Donuts (Steel Goodbye, LLC)
1160 - Top Level Domain Holdings
nTLDStats
Registrations: 4,655
Parked Domains: 2,924
Parked Domain %: 62.81 %
Important Dates
Delegation: 16 August 2014
General Availability: 25 November 2014

More Information: NTLDStatsLogo.png

.property is a GTLD that was proposed in ICANN's New gTLD Program. The successful applicant and now Registry Operator is Uniregistry.

Successful Applicant

  1. Uniregistry Corp, one of 54 applications submitted by Frank Schilling's company.

Previous Applicants

  1. Donuts (Steel Goodbye, LLC), one of 307 TLDs applied for by Donuts. This applicant submitted a Public Interest Commitment, which can be downloaded here.
  2. Top Level Domain Holdings Ltd., It is one of 68 applications that Top Level Domain Holdings Ltd. has filed for on its own behalf.[1] This applicant submitted a Public Interest Commitment, which can be downloaded here.

Both Donuts and TLDH withdrew their applications after an April 2014 private auction that was administered by Applicant Auction, in which Uniregistry won the rights to the string.[2]

TLDH & $15mm Auction Funding

On February 26 2013, Top Level Domain Holdings Ltd. announced that it had entered into a funding agreement worth $15 million to be used in the case of auction for a specific unnamed TLD. The investor will not receive ownership of the TLD but a share of future revenues. TLDH did not name the TLD that the funds are directed for, and it is in 11 head to head contentions and 12 featuring more than one contender.[3]



Contract Signed

On 22nd May 2014, the Uniregistry received a Registry Agreement signed by ICANN for .property after passing the Initial Evaluation.[4]

Delegation and Availability

.property was delegated to the Root Zone of the DNS on the 16th August, 2014, completing the successful application for the string.[5]


Sunrise

The Registry announced that the Sunrise Period for the string would begin on the 3rd September 2014 and end on the 3rd November 2014.[6]


References