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The Real Estate Book launches mobile property search tools

Parent company announces management changes

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Real estate information publisher The Real Estate Book has launched a mobile version of its property search site, according to parent company Network Communications Inc. The mobile site is compatible with any smartphone, including those using the Blackberry, Android or iPhone platforms. The Real Estate Book also rolled out a free mobile application specifically for the Apple iPhone. The Real Estate Book offers millions of listings in about two dozen countries, including the U.S., Canada and the Caribbean, according to its website. Network Communications Inc. also announced management changes: Fulton Collins was named interim CEO and Gerry Parker was named president after Dan McCarthy, who had been CEO for nine years, resigned. The company will retain an independent search firm to find McCarthy's permanent replacement, the company announced. Contact Inman News: Email Letter to the Editor ...