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Coldwell Banker listings reach smartphones

Property search available in 28 countries

Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC this week announced that iPhone and BlackBerry users can now search the company's property listings in 28 countries at coldwellbanker.com. Those looking for a home both domestically and internationally, including Canada, Australia, Mexico, Italy, Aruba and Colombia, will be able to enter specific search criteria such as city, state and price, as well as optional filters including number of bedrooms and bathrooms. When a property is selected, users can view all of the specifications for that home and contact an agent directly. A home-value estimator function is also accessible. Users do not need to download any special software, as the site automatically serves up a specially designed interface for those using mobile devices. *** What's your opinion? Leave your comments below or send a letter to the editor. ...