RISMEDIA, August 6, 2009-RealtyTrac, one of the leading online marketplaces for foreclosure properties, and HomeFinder.com, one of the most trusted sources for consumers to find a home online and connect with real estate professionals, announced a new agreement and strategic partnership. Effective immediately, real-time foreclosure data from RealtyTrac’s nationwide database of default, auction and bank-owned homes are searchable on HomeFinder.com and its national media network of 130+ newspaper sites.
“The HomeFinder.com network includes some of the most trusted and powerful media brands in the country’s largest markets where foreclosures are at an all time high, and we’re committed to helping the industry aggressively market and sell these properties.” said Rick Sharga, senior vice president at RealtyTrac. “HomeFinder.com offers RealtyTrac an inclusive partnership with both a powerful media reach and a broad and relevant news audience that’s a natural fit for our foreclosure listings as well as our robust statistical data.”
“We are delighted to announce this new partnership with one of the most trusted foreclosure authorities in the industry,” said Tim Fagan, president and CEO of HomeFinder.com. “This alliance with RealtyTrac will help us promote a full view of home transactions, and is an extension of our continued pledge to effectively meet the growing needs of our home buying and selling audience in this challenging market.”