Throughout the week of Nov. 8, The Daily Transcript is discussing how modern-day technology is providing a catalyst for growth and workforce development within specific industries. Today, Nov. 9, we focus on real estate.

  • Two products allow Realtors to take charge of their Web sites

    Last month, San Diego-based real estate Internet marketing company, Z57 Inc., announced the launch of two real estate Internet marketing solutions, Agent Excellence and Broker Excellence.

  • The Downtown San Diego Partnership: A year in review

    Downtown San Diego has accomplished a great deal in the past year. When approved by the voters in 1998, Prop C -- "more than a ballpark" -- spawned an unprecedented wave of economic development. This wave was instrumental in creating our urban renaissance that has since become a national model for urban revitalization.

  • Gellens team takes integrated approach to real estate business

    True leaders are not afraid of change; they welcome it. They are oriented toward the future instead of focusing on the past, and are open to new ideas about better ways of doing things.

  • The Internet's growing role in public affairs and advocacy

    Media choices are increasingly fragmented, paid-media costs are skyrocketing, advocacy dollars are limited and volunteers are stretched thinner than a zero lot line. At a time when even large developers are pinched for resources, how can the smaller operations hope to garner support for entitlement issues, lobby initiatives and similar public affairs projects?

  • Internet gaining ground as tool for homebuyers, sellers

    Homebuyers do online research more than sellers but the gap is narrowing, according to a recent California Association of Realtors' report. Local real estate professionals see wider buyer usage.

  • Internet advertising gaining credibility, not replacing print for Realtors

    Nationally, Realtors will spend $1.3 billion -- 11.2 percent -- of their advertising budget this year on Internet media, according to a media research firm.

Archived Reports

Growing San Diego: The Power of Technology & Economic Development - Friday

Throughout the week of Nov. 8, The Daily Transcript is discussing how modern-day technology is providing a catalyst for growth and workforce development within specific industries. Today, Nov. 12, we focus on construction.

Growing San Diego: The Power of Technology & Economic Development - Thursday

Throughout the week of Nov. 8, The Daily Transcript is discussing how modern-day technology is providing a catalyst for growth and workforce development within specific industries. Today, Nov. 11, we focus on finance.

Growing San Diego: The Power of Technology & Economic Development - Wednesday

Throughout the week of Nov. 8, The Daily Transcript is discussing how modern-day technology is providing a catalyst for growth and workforce development within specific industries. Today, Nov. 10, we focus on law.

Growing San Diego: The Power of Technology & Economic Development - Monday

Throughout the week of Nov. 8, The Daily Transcript is discussing how modern-day technology is providing a catalyst for growth and workforce development within specific industries. Today, Nov. 8, we kick off this feature week with Internet technology and a celebration of 10 years of the San Diego Source.