Bellevue, WA and Lowell, AR (PRWEB) June 4, 2008
Arkansas Regional MLS, Inc., serving real estate professionals in Northwest Arkansas, including Fayetteville, Springdale, Lowell, Siloam Springs, Rogers and Bentonville, and SecondSpace, Inc., a leading Web services company that powers ResortScape.com, LandWatch.com and a broad network of lifestyle-oriented web sites, today announced that they have signed an agreement to better serve out-of-region consumers searching for second homes, homesites and acreages in Arkansas.
"Partnering with SecondSpace has allowed us to deliver more content and better services to our members than ever before," said Jeff Israel, MLS Administrator, Arkansas Regional MLS, Inc. "By showcasing our members' land and second home listings on LandWatch.com, ResortScape.com and their Canadian and UK equivalents, we are connecting a broad range of highly motivated buyers with the picturesque beauty of the Ozark Mountains and one of the fastest growing regions in the country."
Arkansas Regional MLS, Inc. is partnering with SecondSpace to showcase over 2100 area real estate professionals and their property listings across SecondSpace's sites and affiliate network, including LandWatch.com, ResortScape.com, ResortScape.CA and ResortScape.Co.UK.
"We continue to see tremendous demand for second homes and rural retreats in popular regions such as Arkansas," said Terron Lindholme, Director of Sales and Partnerships for SecondSpace. "Our partnership with Arkansas Regional MLS gives us access to the authoritative source of lifestyle property listings in the state, enabling us to serve Baby Boomers and out-of-region buyers as they search for the vacation home, retirement property or investment holding of their dreams."
SecondSpace's Web sites leverage the power of the company's highly scalable "semantic web" platform which includes a unique natural language search engine; region-, lifestyle- and amenity-based navigation and filtering; a proprietary behavioral targeting engine; and an intelligent listings switch that syndicates properties to the appropriate vertical Web site based on sophisticated algorithms analyzing over 80 region- and property-specific attributes.
About Arkansas Regional MLS, Inc.
Arkansas Regional MLS, Inc. is a member organization representing over 2100 real estate professionals in and around Northwest Arkansas.
SecondSpace, Inc. (http://www.SecondSpace.com) is an online services company operating a network of highly immersive Web sites that enable people to make the most of the "second home" lifestyle. The company's sites -- which include ResortScape.com, (http://www.ResortScape.com, http://www.LandWatch.com and their Canadian and UK equivalents-- connect out-of-region buyers with knowledgeable professionals who have a local presence in thousands of rural and resort communities across the Americas and around the world. SecondSpace's sites are powered by the company's innovative, patent-pending Lifestyle Search & Discovery(TM) platform. The company is headquartered in Bellevue, WA, USA and led by a team of internet veterans with backgrounds from Amazon.com, American Express, Classmates.com, IMDb, Microsoft, VeriSign, Trendwest and other leading companies.
For all media related inquiries, please contact Minou Nguyen, at (206) 779-4559 or minou @ illuminatepr.com or Steve Stratz, (206) 300-9134 or steve @ illuminatepr.com, both of Illuminate Public Relations for SecondSpace, Inc.