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

Pretty soon, you'll need an app to keep track of just-introduced real estate apps and websites: Here are five new ones. 1. Who doesn't think about -- someday, somewhere -- owning a "house in the sun"? A new real estate marketing website is capitalizing on the universal appeal of the notion by specializing in just such properties. HouseintheSun.com is a Swedish-based firm launched a few months ago that claims its listings of for-sale properties in warm climates around the world grew from 17,500 at its launch in September to 30,000 at the end of October. The site links would-be buyers to the property owners or their representatives; each listing will convert the property's asking price to any of five currencies. 2. A site that began as a mashup to help its creator find an...