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HomeFinder.com "Likes" Helping Those in Need Find a Home

Tuesday, April 02, 2013

HomeFinder.com "Likes" Helping Those in Need Find a Home

18:40 EDT Tuesday, April 02, 2013

"Let's Find Everyone a Home" Campaign Supports Windy City Habitat for Humanity

CHICAGO, April 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- HomeFinder.com, a leader in digital marketing solutions for real estate agents and online real estate, today launched its "Let's Find Everyone a Home" campaign. HomeFinder.com, where buyers go to find a new house, believes everyone deserves a place to call home. During the month of April, HomeFinder.com invites all real estate agents to join them on Facebook to help give someone a home. Every new "Like" on HomeFinder.com's Facebook page will result in a $1 donation to Windy City Habitat for Humanity, serving Chicago, IL.

(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130402/CG87622LOGO)

As a Chicago-based business, HomeFinder.com supports Windy City Habitat for Humanity's dedication to building affordable and safe houses, and advocates Windy City Habitat for Humanity's goal of expanding home ownership in the Chicago Metropolitan area. "At HomeFinder.com, we believe in the importance of having a place to call home and the long-standing American Dream of home ownership, said Doug Breaker, president and CEO, HomeFInder.com. "Windy City Habitat for Humanity supports both of those values right here in our hometown."

HomeFinder.com connects homebuyers with their potential future home, and Windy City Habitat for Humanity connects people in need of affordable housing with the resources to make this happen. However, both organizations are focused on once central goal: help people find homes.

"Windy City Habitat for Humanity believes everyone deserves a decent place to live, and we help our families achieve this through 0% interest financing, homeowner education, and the remarkable contributions of volunteers and community organizations," said Elizabeth Walker, development coordinator, Windy City Habitat for Humanity. "HomeFinder.com understands the value of homeownership and this partnership helps achieve our vision of stable families and healthy neighborhoods in Chicago."

Real estate agents who join HomeFinder.com on Facebook will also receive exclusive access to open house advice, spring buying and selling tips and the latest real estate and tech industry news and trends. Visit HomeFinder.com on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/homefinderdotcom.

About HomeFinder.com HomeFinder.com is one of the fastest growing real estate websites in the U.S. attracting more than 3 million monthly home shoppers with more than 3 million property listings. HomeFinder.com provides simple and effective online advertising solutions such as Single Property Websites and enhanced listings to 20,000 agents, brokers and builders. HomeFinder.com has the combined strength and resources of a nationally branded site and a network of 375 real estate sites across America, including the chicagotribune.com, azcentral.com and miamiherald.com. HomeFinder.com is owned jointly by three leading media companies, Gannett Co. Inc. (NYSE: GCI), The McClatchy Co. (NYSE: MNI) and Tribune Co., and is an affiliated company of Classified Ventures, LLC, which owns and operates three leading online businesses: Apartments.com, Cars.com and HomeGain.com.

Contact: Deanna Lawley 312.601.5062 dlawley@homefinder.com www.homefinder.com 

SOURCE HomeFinder.com

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