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

Editor's note: In this three-part special report, Inman News dives into the world of mobile real estate to offer a look at how agents are using various services to connect with clients and streamline their businesses. (Read Part 2, "Trends in mobile technology," and Part 3, "Real estate on the go: from GPS to ZipForms.") More than 229 million people subscribe to wireless services in the United States, or about 76 percent of the national population. Globally, an estimated 2.3 billion people subscribe to wireless mobile services -- the world's population in September 2007 was estimated at 6.7 billion, the Cellular Telephone Industry Association reported. Wireless users sent about 64.8 billion text messages in the first half of 2006, and sent about 12.5 billion text messag...