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Looking for hyperlocal content?

From Future of Real Estate Marketing has you covered. They have just launched a new product called for Publishers -- what they're calling "an out-of-the-box hyperlocal news section for your website." Features include: Customized Neighborhood News Pages for every neighborhood in your market. Rich, interactive maps, headlines, and excerpts. Access to aggregated stories from all local blogs, news sites, and other sources -- including Twitter! Tools to curate the stories, sources and tags that will appear on your site. The product is free, but does come embedded ads from There is an ad-free version that can be licensed, however. I think this would be a great product to integrate with any online real estate research tool -- a way to quickly mash up listings and neighborhoods with a real-time view of the events happening around you. Combine this with the ratings from Walk Score, a proximity search filter like Estately's, market data widgets from Altos Research, and, of...