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Re/Max launches international property search site

Site offers 'hundreds of thousands' of listings in 30 languages

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Franchise giant Re/Max LLC has launched a new website devoted to carrying "hundreds of thousands" of listings from more than 60 countries and territories around the world, the company announced last week. The company's announcement came on the heels of the rollout of Move Inc.'s Realtor.com International, which launched Nov. 3 with 4.4 million international listings and translation capabilities in 11 languages. Global.remax.com offers residential and commercial listings in 30 different languages, including Arabic, Hindi, Chinese and Russian. Listing prices can be translated into eight currencies, including the British pound, the Brazilian real and the Indian rupee. The site also features a feed of international real estate news. Countries featured on the site include Brazil, France, Italy, India, Portugal, the United States, Canada, Italy and New Zealand, among others. "We're seeing an increasing number of foreign buyers looking for property in the U.S. and American buyer...