Listing Alert Doubles User Base With HUNT Real Estate Deal, Making The App The Exclusive Provider of Pre-Market Listing Tools For New York’s Top Agents
Fresno, Calif., April 18, 2022 - Today, Listing Alert (https://listing-alert.com/) announced its exclusive deal with HUNT Real Estate Corporation, a New York-based brokerage firm with over 1,800 sales professionals and 59 offices in the state. The firm is leveraging the technology to increase in-house sales, as Listing Alert continues to demonstrate its ability to deliver a competitive advantage and scale its user base.
The Listing Alert mobile application matches buyers to pre-market listings within a brokerage in a compliant manner, providing HUNT’s sales professionals the competitive edge needed in a fast-moving, low-inventory market.
“By automatically matching buyers to listings, Listing Alert will help HUNT meet its goal of increasing in-house sales by 10 percent in 2022,” said Charlie Hunt, COO, HUNT Real Estate ERA. “There is no other tool like Listing Alert on the market. Our exclusive use of the app in the state of New York is a major differentiator that will attract and retain the top sales professionals in the markets we serve. The benefits of this partnership, from increased sales efficiency to higher client satisfaction, mean Listing Alert will be an accelerator in HUNT’s growth.”
HUNT will initially launch Listing Alert in Central NY, with a phased rollout in its other offices in upstate NY and Arizona. The firm joins a growing number of brokerages throughout the country that utilize Listing Alert. This partnership doubles the number of agents using Listing Alert and signals massive growth for the Fresno-based proptech startup.
“Listing Alert is the solution for both Brokers and Agents in today's market. It’s simply designed to foster communication amongst agents within their brokerage by providing instant notifications on exclusive properties coming to market in the most advanced, compliant form that matches the work style of most modern professionals,” said Linda Hergenrader, Product Officer, Listing Alert. “This concept has replaced the traditional ‘in office whiteboard’ to a much more powerful tool that modernizes the process in a form that not only retains the agents within a brokerage, but also attracts top talent by having the latest technology that drives productivity."
“A partnership between Listing Alert and HUNT Real Estate just makes so much sense,” said Jared James, CEO and founder of Jared James Enterprises, and Board Advisor to Listing Alert. “HUNT has been a client of mine for years and they have always shown a commitment to providing their sales professionals and brokers with the best tools to succeed at the highest level.”
Listing Alert is a portfolio company under Bitwise Industries’ startup venture studio, Bitwise Ventures. Headquartered in Fresno, CA, Bitwise Ventures supports technology startups in reaching market viability, with a focus on diverse founders from underserved communities.
“Listing Alert’s rapid adoption by brokerages across the country shows real estate agents’ need for fast moving, intuitive mobile tech,” said Irma Olguin Jr., CEO and co-founder of Bitwise Industries. “The app provides the tools that the best agents in the hottest real estate markets in the country require to stay on top, and that’s why we are confident in the company’s continued growth within the Bitwise Ventures portfolio.”
About Listing Alert:
Listing Alert was created to revolutionize the real estate industry and allow agents to easily access properties coming to market via an online platform accessible on desktop and smartphone. The platform allows real estate agents within a brokerage to easily list properties before they go public in the Multiple Listing Service (MLS). The platform’s matching feature also allows agents to create homebuyer profiles and instantly matches buyers with sellers. Listing Alert facilitates instant communication through an easy-to-use mobile app, seamlessly connecting all agents across your brokerage to pre-MLS listings. To learn more about Listing Alert, visit: www.listing-alert.com.
About HUNT Real Estate ERA:
HUNT Real Estate Corporation is the parent company of HUNT Real Estate ERA which operates over 55 residential branch offices throughout New York State, Massachusetts, and Arizona. Founded in 1911, HUNT is the oldest and most successful continuously operating family-owned and operated real estate and homeownership services organization in New York, and is ranked 39th in the nation for closed transactions by RISMedia. HUNT also operates a commercial brokerage, mortgage banking firm, insurance agency, and title agency. HUNT’s vision, “Always there for you.” and its mission, “Successful Professionals. Growing Profitably. Providing Superior Service.” drive the entire organization. For more information about HUNT Real Estate, visit www.huntrealestate.com.