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Allan Dalton resigns from Move Inc.

Former president will continue to serve as adviser

Allan Dalton, the former president of home-search site, has "voluntarily resigned" his position with a secretive venture at Move Inc. and will serve as a senior adviser to the company, according to company documents filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Move Inc. officials offered no comment about Dalton's resignation. Dalton joined Move predecessor Homestore in 2002 as president. Move operates through a contract with the National Association of Realtors trade group. In February 2007, the company announced that Dalton was "asked to lead a dedicated team developing a new business venture" for Move. Errol Samuelson, president of Move subsidiary Top Producer, was promoted as president of at that time. The company has offered few details about the new business venture in the year since it was first announced. David Lereah, the former chief economist for the National Association of Realtors, j...