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Live blog: Realogy’s startup competition

15 fledgling companies compete with live demos

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Fifteen startups are presenting at Realogy's annual competition, the Realogy FWD Summit in New York today. On the line is $25,000 and placement in Realogy's ZapStore. Which of these companies has the potential to change your business? Follow our live updates. Update 2:58 p.m. EST  Hurdlr, a business expenses and and income-tracking app, has won Realogy FWD, nabbing $25,000 and a spot in Realogy's ZapStore. Agentology was runner-up and Transported placed third. Back-end tasks like accounting aren't "very sexy, but they're needed," said Hurdlr CEO Raj Bhaskar to applause. Update: 2:48 p.m. EST The three finalists are Agentology, Transported and Hurdlr. Attendees are voting for their favorite through text message. The winner will be announced shortly. Update: 2:45 p.m. EST After the last startup pitch wrapped up, Alex Perriello, chairman emeritus of Realogy Franchise Group, made a quick appearance on stage, reflecting on how Realogy FWD and the nature of its participant...