SAN MATEO, Calif., Dec. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Movoto, an online real estate brokerage based in San Mateo, CA, is bringing its home-buying experience to over a dozen new markets as part of its $20 million nationwide expansion.
Prospective home buyers in can now use Movoto to research homes for sale in the area, helping guide them to make an informed home purchase decision.
Buyers also have free access to the Movoto Certified Agent network of top local real estate agents. Experts in the local market, Movoto Certified Agents are hand-selected and can never pay to be certified. This sets Movoto apart from other real estate sites including Zillow and Trulia, who promote the highest bidder. Movoto firmly believes that home-buyers need to be paired with the best agents to make purchasing a home as easy as possible.
So far in 2014, over 60 million Americans have used Movoto's tools to search for information about cities and towns throughout the U.S. These tools include unique and useful content, such as Movoto's rankings of safest places to live, most exciting places to move to, things to do, and more.
"We're excited about bringing a better home buying experience to the American community," said Mark Brandemuehl, COO of Movoto. "As we begin serving these new regions, we're committed to delivering a great all-around experience for future homeowners across the country.
The new regions Movoto is expanding into include Pittsburgh (PA), Honolulu, Maui, and Kauai (HI), Montgomery, Greene, Preble, and Warren (OH), Spartanburg and surrounding areas (SC), Albuquerque, Santa Fe, and Gallup (NM), Fort Walton Beach and Naples (FL), Anchorage (AK), and Clive (IA).
About Movoto Movoto has sold more than 16,000 homes across the U.S. since its founding in 2006 and is the only online brokerage to offer listings in 42 states and the District of Columbia. Movoto's unique business model delivers complete and up-to-date listing information directly from the MLS and connects home buyers with expert local agents at no cost. For more information, visit http://www.movoto.com/about/.