RISMEDIA, February 4, 2011—Yardi Systems announced the acquisition of Real Estate Electronic Publishing Company Inc. (REEPCO).
Headquartered in San Diego, REEPCO owns and operates InternetCrusade (IC), a national technology training organization for real estate professionals, and RealTown, one of the industry’s oldest online real estate communities. In 2001, IC created the National Association of REALTORS®’ exclusive Technology Certification Program, which has provided online technology education to more than 65,000 NAR members. IC and RealTown also manage numerous online communities and offer such productivity tools as e-mail and domain services to real estate professionals.
REEPCO’s entire management team and employee population will remain with the company and operate from its San Diego offices.
“With access to REEPCO’s sales channels, publishing and content syndication resources and educational training infrastructure, this acquisition will make many of our new products available to a large number of real estate professionals,” said Anant Yardi, president of Yardi.