2010 Innovator Awards finalists

Apps, social media tools among the selections

Is 2010 the year of the app?

This year’s list of finalists for the 2010 Inman News Innovator Awards includes numerous mobile applications developed for smart phones.

The lightning pace of mobile app innovation and adoption has captured the attention of real estate consumers and professionals, who are accessing deep information about real estate in coffee shops, cars and everywhere in between.

The finalists are grouped into five categories: Brokerage or Franchise, New Technology, Web Service, Blog, Media Site, with an additional individual award for Innovator of the Year (finalists for this category are not announced).