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Point2 announces real estate agent directory

Tool allows neighborhood-specific searches

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Point2 Technologies Inc. has introduced a real estate agent directory that is sorted by cities and neighborhoods and associated with property listings. The new tool is integrated with the real estate tech company's property-search portal. The new tool allows consumers in 82 countries to locate and review agents in their area, according to a company announcement. "Consumers are now able to search for agents by cities and neighborhoods they are interested in. This type of national search doesn't exist anywhere else today," said Brendan King, chief operating officer for Point2 Technologies, in a statement. The agent directory only displays agents who "have actually listed, sold listings or are local experts," according to the announcement. The company also announced that its Point2Homes.com search site now allows users to view the number of listings their property search criteria will return before they submit the terms to the search engine. Traffic on Point2Homes.com draws an average 60...