The sale of 345.com and rides.com for $800,000 and $120,000 respectively topped the last Domain Name Journal chart for 2014. The domains were sold by MostWantedDomains and Flippa.
Coming in third was tv.ae, selling for $95,000, and fourth was wohnung.de selling for â¬74,000 ($87,320), both through Sedo to round out the top reported sales for the two weeks ending 4 January 2015.
There was also a nice internationalised domain name sale (schlÃ¼sseldienst.de), which sold for â¬35,000 ($41,300) while alqabas.com sold for KWD11,000 (Kuwaiti Dinar – $37,400) through KuwaitNET.
There were also a few more notable ccTLD sales. Dieta.it sold for â¬39,240 ($46,303) through Nidoma, lotto.ph sold for $25,000 through Sedo and jobs.se sold for â¬15,990 ($18,868) also through Sedo.
Overall there were 31 .com sales in the top 40, given the chart was for two weeks as well as two .de sales and one each for .ae, .it, .ph, .org, .se, .net and .nl.
In the aftermarket side of things, there were18 sales through Sedo and 13 sales through NameJet.
To check out the Domain Name Journal list of top reported sales for the fortnight to 4 January, go to: dnjournal.com/archive/domainsales/2014/20150114.htm