Latham & Watkins Advises CoStar Group in Acquisition of Homesnap

Multidisciplinary team represents the leading provider of commercial real estate information in $250 million cash acquisition agreement.

November 24, 2020

CoStar Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSGP) the leading provider of commercial real estate information, analytics and online marketplaces, announced it has reached an agreement to acquire Homesnap, Inc. for $250 million in cash.

Latham & Watkins LLP advised CoStar with a corporate team led by Orange County partners Charles Ruck and Daniel Rees with associates Brett Urig, Paul Jeffrey and Mekbeb Hagos. Advice was also provided on litigation matters by Washington DC partner Nick Boyle; on tax matters by Washington DC partner Andrea Ramezan-Jackson with associate Pierce Pandolph; on benefits and compensation matters by Washington DC partner David Della Rocca with associate Nikhil Kumar; on insurance matters by Los Angeles partner Drew Levin with associate Denis Griffin; on intellectual property matters by Orange County counsel David Kuiper; on data privacy matters by Bay Area counsel Robert Blamires with associate Adriana Beach; and on antitrust matters by Washington DC partners Mandy Reeves and Farrell Malone. 

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