Last domain name stats from Escrow.com 2016-01-15
Freelancer.com CEO Matt Barrie presented data from Escrow.com at NamesCon. There are some fascinating stats, especially when it comes to the impact of China.
Escrow handled $430 million of payments in 2015:
The average sales price of domain names transacted through Escrow.com has appreciated 7.3% per year:
4 letter domains have appreciated 9.3% per year over past ten years:
And perhaps the most telling graph of all is this one, which shows the massive upswing in transactions involving people in China beginning in 2014: