Hacker Connect January 16 in New York
An event for and by the real estate tech community

Editor's note: Real estate agents are learning that online community sites can be useful in reaching their target audience. Agents can use community Web sites to raise awareness about their services and drum up local business, while consumers can use the sites to rate, review, recommend and reach agents in their desired locations. This three-part series uncovers how a few savvy agents are using these sites and building their own. (See Part 1 and Part 2.) With an eye towards maintaining local connections in the online world, Cleveland-area Realtor Dave Crockett has given his Lake County, Ohio, community a virtual sister at a community blog site called LakeCountyBlog.com. Crockett's new venture enables his real estate company to stay front and center on a local Web site, while connecting ot...