Estately secures $450,000 in funding

Search site powers referrals to other brokers

Estately Inc., a Seattle-based real estate brokerage company that offers a map-based property-search platform, announced that it has received in $450,000 from "a small group of online entrepreneurs."

The company, which launched as in December 2006, works on a referral basis by connecting consumers with real estate professionals at other brokerage companies. The company charges a 20 percent referral fee.