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

The following is a real estate technology roundup: HotPads.com launches new heat maps for renters HotPads.com, a real estate search site that features for-sale and rental properties, has launched Rent Ratio Heat Maps that allow users to visualize areas that make sense for them to rent or buy in, based on the ratio of rental and for-sale prices in a given area. The tool builds on the company's "Buy vs. Rent" search portal launched in December that allows users to set a desired minimum and maximum monthly payment amount that they are willing to spend for housing. HotPads also offers color-coded Foreclosure Heat Maps that show which markets have the highest foreclosure activity. Glassdoor.com opens Glassdoor.com, the latest Web startup by Zillow and Expedia founder Richard...