(Toronto) – JUL 08, 2013 — Websitebox has announced that it has been named one of eight finalists for two prestigious Inman News Innovator Awards: Most Innovative Real Estate App, Tool or Vendor, and the Peoples Choice Innovator Award. The nomination comes just seven months after WebsiteBoxs launch at Inman’s Real Estate Connect in New York City.
In the Most Innovative Real Estate, App, Tool or Vendor category, WebsiteBox is competing with other real estate tech companies such as Cartavi, DoorSteps, and Homelight, and with powerhouses such as Trulia’s Google Glass App, The National Association of REALTORS®, and Zillow Digs for the Peoples Choice Award.
WebsiteBox has been turning heads since its inception. In June, the real estate technology startup, offering $99 mobile friendly do-it-all websites designed specifically for REALTORS®, was named to HousingWire Magazines inaugural RETech:50 list of top real estate technology firms for 2013.
The Inman News Innovator Awards recognizes companies, individuals and tech tools that use new technologies creatively to enhance user’s experience, boost productivity, improve efficiency and cultivate transparency within the real estate industry, for both real estate professionals and consumers.
WebsiteBox is the value provider of feature-rich real estate websites for agents, teams, and offices, offering each for a one-time price of $99the lowest in the market. Every WebsiteBox website comes with ready-to-publish content, search engine optimized and customizable by specialty. Each site incorporates responsive design for mobile-friendly performance, lead capture and customer relationship management capabilities in an all-in-one control panel, a branded email address, 24/7 website hosting and full Internet Data Exchange (IDX) search integration.
Inman News Founder and Publisher Brad Inman has a reputation for supporting startups, which he calls the heart and soul of Real Estate Connect.
We are honored that so many companies launch at Connect, many of whom go on to do great things, changing the real estate industry,” Inman says.
WebsiteBox CEO Peyman Aleagha says he is honored to receive the nominations from Inman News and grateful for his pioneering company to receive such esteemed recognition so soon after launching.
We are pleased to be recognized by Inman as an industry innovator, as the award recognizes the best of the best in real estate technology as an Innovator and Trend-Setter, says Peyman Aleagha, CEO of WebsiteBox. We are here to disrupt. We are here to add value. We are here to provide REALTORS® with more for less these are all characteristics of an innovative company, and we are grateful that Inman News and the real estate industry have recognized that.
We designed WebsiteBox to be so affordable, every REALTOR® can easily own and maintain a professional, powerful website with all the tools and support necessary to be successful on the Internet; complete, do-it-all functionality for a one-time, $99 fee.
Winners of the Inman Innovation Awards will be announced during the Real Estate Connect conference in San Francisco, scheduled for July 10-12.
This year’s award categories include:
- Most Innovative Real Estate Agent
- Most Innovative Brokerage or Franchise
- Most Innovative MLS or Real Estate Trade Association
- Most Innovative Real Estate Agent App, Tool or Vendor
- Most Innovative Brokerage or Franchise App, Tool or Vendor
- Most Innovative MLS or Real Estate Trade Association App, Tool or Vendor
- Most Innovative Digital Real Estate Marketing Campaign or Strategy
- Most Innovative Use of a New Technology
The winner of the People’s Choice Innovator Award, an annual award based on a popular vote by Inman News readers, will be announced July 12 at Real Estate Connect.
For more information, visit the WebsiteBox.com, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or phone 1-866-857-1657.