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12 companies added to Start-Up Alley

Real Estate Connect coming to San Francisco Aug. 1-3

Inman News has added 12 companies to the Start-Up Alley program at the upcoming Real Estate Connect conference in San Francisco, Aug. 1-3, 2012.More than 1,000 leading real estate brokers, industry executives, entrepreneurs, journalists, analysts and investors from around the globe are expected to attend.Companies featured in Start-Up Alley will include:BetterVoicemail, a provider of voice-mail service for real estate professionals that transcribes voice mails, gives callers property information and prioritizes callbacks.Blazing Tours, provider of an all-in-one video solution that allows real estate professionals to shoot, edit and publish videos using a smartphone.BreakthroughBroker.com, a free resource center where real estate professionals can create marketing materials, learn from industry leaders through interviews and news, and share through blog posts and local events.Doorsteps, an online task management platform that helps real estate professionals educate and guide homebuyers ...