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Case studies of paperless success

Part 1: Paperless real estate milestones

Editor's note: Innovative technology can help simplify the home-buying process, eliminating unnecessary paper and making the transaction less cumbersome and easier for everyone involved. In this three-part series, we spotlight progress in the trek towards a paperless real estate transaction, and talk to early adopters, technology developers and standards gurus about how far we've come and how far we still have to go. (Read Part 2, "The new page-turner: Paperless real estate technology."  For Kim Weinstein, a Realtor and single mother of three, time is a precious commodity, and that's one of the things she likes about her REDtablet PC – its timesaving capabilities. "I'm a single mom, and maximizing my time has always been a huge challenge," said Weinstein, a Realtor with Keller Williams in Pismo Beach, Calif. "This gives me more free time and allows me to have more clients." Weinstein, who has been a Realtor for 10 years, is a self-described "tech geek" and was enthusiastic ...