NEW YORK, April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Observer Media Group is thrilled to present LivingThere.com, a free online real estate service providing innovative and unique tools for real estate buyers and agents in New York City. Designed to simplify the buying process, LivingThere.com will provide consumers with powerful research tools necessary to navigate Manhattan's real estate market.
LivingThere.com allows users to search the real estate market, get real-time personalized market data and stay informed with a personalized real estate dashboard. "The Observer Media Group is committed to publishing a unique mix of print and digital properties. LivingThere.com will build upon the success we have enjoyed with our other real estate offerings by connecting buyers with brokers to facilitate relationships and to help each side explore diverse properties," said Jared Kushner, Publisher of The Observer Media Group. Users can discuss listings with significant others, work directly with their agent through the site, and research price trends in order to know how much a property is worth.
"For years, real estate has been a major component of The Observer Media Group's print publications. We are very happy to announce LivingThere.com as our entrance into the digital real estate resource space," said Christopher Barnes, President of The Observer Media Group. "This site will educate consumers through every step of the real estate buying process – from the first day of their search to the day they close, all free of charge."LivingThere.com CEO Nate Friedman previously founded NateFind.com in 2005, the first New York City real estate search engine. "Buying real estate is one of the most significant purchases a person can make and it can also be the most intimidating," said Friedman. " LivingThere.com has been designed to make the process as easy as possible for both consumers and agents." Observer Media Group For more than twenty years, The Observer Media Group has been the go-to source for an insider's perspective on culture, media, technology, politics, real estate, and the city's most powerful, trend-setting characters. The Observer offers its readers cutting-edge reporting available through a variety of platforms, written by an editorial staff known for its distinctive and discerning style and wit. The Observer is delivered to Manhattan's most affluent, educated and influential consumers with the average household income of $644K and average net worth of $4.1 million. The Observer Media Group is emblematic of journalism today – a bridge spanning traditional and future media. PRESS CONTACTS: Observer Media Group/LivingThere.com Zarah Burstein, Marketing Manager firstname.lastname@example.org / Phone: 212-407-9394