Texas REALTORS Look To Montana To Get Mobile Savvy

Missoula, Montana – September 23, 2010 – Not only are Texas and Montana known for their cowboy boots and hats, but Montana-based mobile technology startup, Goomzee, is now working with Austin Board of REALTORS to deliver mobile technology to over 10,000 real estate professionals in the Austin, Texas area.  Goomzee has announced that it was selected to provide its text message marketing and mobile real estate search tools to all members of the Austin Board of REALTORs.

Home buyers in Texas will soon be able to receive for-sale home information, pricing, and photos, sent directly to their phone using text messaging, thanks to Goomzee’s text message marketing tool, Realty Connect®. Further, with Goomzee’s Realty Mobile(tm), agents and consumers can search the MLS, search for nearby listings, get directions, and collaborate with each other using any phone with a browser and a data connection.

Beth Gatlin, Director of MLS for ABOR, says “One mission of ABOR is to provide our members with the best tools and information available in the industry.  Access to real estate listing information while on-the-go has become mission critical to our business, and Goomzee’s mobile technologies will improve our brokers and agents’ productivity, professionalism, and relationships with buyers and sellers.”

“We are very excited to be working with Austin Board of REALTORS® and their members” states Mike Sparr, Goomzee’s CEO. “Progressive associations like ABOR can use our technology to help bridge the gap between sales professionals and today’s mobile consumers.”

Austin Board of REALTORS® and Goomzee look to launch their new mobile real estate solutions in Texas in mid October to early November.

About Austin Board of REALTORS®

Founded in 1926 in Austin Texas, The Austin Board of REALTORS® is a non-profit, voluntary organization representing more than 10,000 licensed REALTORS® in Central Texas. ABOR’s Multiple Listing Service (MLS), which is one of the organization’s most significant membership tools, was initiated as an ABOR function in 1952. Today, managed by the Austin/Central Texas Realty Information Service (ACTRIS), a wholly owned subsidiary of ABOR. ABOR also promotes property listings and REALTORS® to consumers via Austinhomesearch. Which allows homebuyers the opportunity to search for properties and REALTORS® in the Austin area. Visit us at www.abor.com.

About Goomzee

For real estate professionals, Goomzee is the only mobile technology provider that can save them time and money, while also meeting the needs of today’s increasingly demanding mobile buyers. Goomzee’s mobile solutions help real estate professionals to win more listings, acquire more leads and close more sales. Goomzee is the industry leader in mobile marketing and continues to innovate from a client first perspective to help connect buyers and sellers at the point-of-interest.  To learn more, visit us online at http://www.goomzee.com or contact us toll free at (877) 324-1796.

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About goomzee

Goomzee helps increase sales through innovative solutions, specifically designed to connect buyers and sellers. We bring global expertise in mobile and web technology to our client's fingertips, literally, via text messaging. Our flagship product, Realty Connect, is a mobile advertising and lead generation tool for real estate sales and marketing. With Realty Connect, real estate sales professionals can acquire more leads and close more sales. Most of the posts here on our corporate weblog are written by Goomzee's Community Manager - Austin Smith. If you have any questions, need assistance, have a post suggestion, or would like to know more about Goomzee, feel free to email Austin at asmith@goomzee.com.