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

Localism, a neighborhood-focused Web site launched in beta last year by the ActiveRain online real estate network, has retooled with a new design and a plan to join together its real estate members with the general public in defining neighborhood areas and creating content around them. Localism.com, which draws content from ActiveRain's user base of roughly 97,000 members, works on the micro and macro scale in allowing users to search for information categorized at the state, county, city, neighborhood and community levels. And while ActiveRain has served mostly as a professional networking tool for real estate professionals, Localism steps outside these industry boundaries and seeks to draw in far broader participation from all types of folks in all types of communities. "It...