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Blogger Renaissance the new Summer of Love

Bloggers Connect is industry's first major blogging event

Learn the New Luxury Playbook at Luxury Connect | October 18-19 at the Beverly Hills Hotel

Forty years ago this summer about 100,000 young people from around the world flocked to San Francisco's Haight-Ashbury district to join in a cultural experience known as the "Summer of Love." This year, San Francisco again will be the meeting place, but this time it will be remembered as the "Renaissance in Real Estate Media." Starbucks will replace the old psychedelics with double nonfat lattes, and laptops and iPhones will replace platforms and headbands. Bloggers Connect marks the industry's first official real estate blogging conference, and top real estate bloggers from around the country are planning to attend. Real estate blogging took off in 2006, with hundreds of new industry- and consumer-facing blogs coming online. Ardell DellaLoggia, Joe Ferrara and Rudy Bachraty, Noah Rosenblatt, Dustin Luther, Kevin Boer, Teresa Boardman, Brian Brady, Jeff Turner, Marlow Harris, Pat Kitano. These are just a few of the leading names in real estate blogging who will rub elb...