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Nominate the 2012 Real Estate Innovators

Awards honor those who boost industry productivity, efficiency and transparency

Inman News is pleased to announce that the nomination process for the 2012 Inman News Innovator Awards opens today.Since 1998, the innovator awards have honored companies, individuals and tools that make the most of new technologies and ideas to increase the productivity, efficiency and transparency of the real estate industry for consumers and real estate professionals alike.View a complete history of the Innovator Awards winners. To recognize the changing landscape of technological innovation, the awards categories were retooled last year to include categories for the most innovative: mobile app; real estate startup; social site or social service; and multiple listing service or real estate trade association.Categories open to nominations include: Most Innovative New Technology Most Innovative Brokerage or Franchise Most Innovative Real Estate Website or Web Service Most Innovative MLS or Real Estate Trade Association Most Innovative Real Estate Startup Most Innovative...