RealtyTrac launches user forums

Community site features profiles, e-mail alerts

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Distressed-property data company RealtyTrac has launched an online "social community" for its users to engage in forum discussions and post profiles.

The RealtyTrac Community site, which is free to join, is organized into several categories: buying foreclosures, selling foreclosures, mortgages, foreclosure trends, home values and foreclosure training.