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Updated app: search for REOs, price-reduced homes

'HyperSocial' agent search tool slated for Q2 release

Learn the New Luxury Playbook at Luxury Connect | October 18-19 at the Beverly Hills Hotel has updated its app for Apple mobile devices to allow users in some markets to search for recently sold homes and listings with price reductions, and to identify listings that have been through the foreclosure operator Move Inc. said it plans to launch a new "HyperSocial" agent search tool to connect consumers with participating agents based on shared connections during the second quarter of 2012.The latest iOS real estate search app is compatible with iPad, iPhone and iPod touch devices running iOS 4.0 or higher.In markets where multiple listing services are providing such data to, the app shows recently sold listings and recent price reductions."Not all, but a significant number of markets and listings are covered," a spokeswoman told Inman News. All information that displays in the app is directly from, and is accessible from both desktop computers and mobile devices.Recently sold lis...