updated 11/11/2010 8:45:39 AM ET 2010-11-11T13:45:39

NEW YORK, Nov. 11, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Reis, Inc. (Nasdaq:REIS) ("Reis" or the "Company"), a leading provider of commercial real estate market information and analytical tools, announced that on Wednesday, November 10, 2010, it purchased a block of 100,000 shares of Reis's common stock on the open market, pursuant to its stock repurchase program. The purchase price of the shares was $6.90 per share.

Lloyd Lynford, President and CEO, stated, "Although our stock price has increased 162% since our first bulk repurchase in March 2009, we continue to view our shares as significantly undervalued in light of Reis's recent performance, prospects and intrinsic value. We believe that this purchase represents an outstanding investment on behalf of all of Reis's current stockholders. Since the initial authorization of the plan in December 2008, we have repurchased approximately 7.5% of the outstanding stock of the Company."

On June 10, 2010, Reis's Board of Directors authorized a $1,000,000 increase in Reis's earlier announced repurchase program relating to shares of its common stock, to an aggregate amount of $4,000,000. As of today, Reis has repurchased an aggregate of over 822,000 shares of its common stock at an average price of $4.73 per share, for an aggregate purchase price, including commissions, of approximately $3,893,000. Reis has approximately $107,000 remaining under the program.

Purchases under the program may be made from time-to-time in the open market or through privately negotiated transactions. Depending on market conditions, financial developments and other factors, these purchases may be commenced or suspended at any time, or from time-to-time, without prior notice and may be expanded with prior notice.

About Reis

The Company's primary business is providing commercial real estate market information and analytical tools for its customers, through its Reis Services subsidiary. Reis Services, including its predecessors, was founded in 1980. Reis maintains a proprietary database containing detailed information on commercial properties in metropolitan markets and neighborhoods throughout the U.S. The database contains information on apartment, office, retail and industrial properties and is used by real estate investors, lenders and other professionals to make informed buying, selling and financing decisions. In addition, Reis data is used by debt and equity investors to assess, quantify and manage the risks of default and loss associated with individual mortgages, properties, portfolios and real estate backed securities. Reis currently provides its information services to many of the nation's leading lending institutions, equity investors, brokers and appraisers.

Reis's flagship product is Reis SE, which provides online access via a web browser to commercial real estate information and analytical tools designed to facilitate debt and equity transactions as well as ongoing evaluations. In addition to trend and forecast analysis at metropolitan and neighborhood levels, the product offers detailed building-specific information such as rents, vacancy rates, lease terms, property sales, new construction listings and property valuation estimates. Reis SE is designed to meet the demand for timely and accurate information to support the decision-making of property owners, developers and builders, banks and non-bank lenders, and equity investors, all of whom require access to information on both the performance and pricing of assets, including detailed data on market transactions, supply, absorption, rents and sale prices. This information is critical to all aspects of valuing assets and financing their acquisition, development and construction.

For more information regarding Reis's products and services, visit www.reis.com .

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Cautionary Statement Regarding Forward-Looking Statements

This press release, together with other statements and information publicly disseminated by Reis, Inc. may contain certain forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Such forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause the actual results, performance or achievements of Reis, Inc. or industry results to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. These risks include, but are not limited to, uncertainties with respect to pricing and amount, if any, of repurchases of the Company's common stock. Please refer to the company's annual, quarterly and periodic reports on file with the Securities and Exchange Commission for a more detailed discussion of various risks that could cause results to differ materially.

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