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AllApartments Adds Real Estate to Digital Cities

The burgeoning online real estate market's latest entry, announced today, involves AOL community guide Digital City, Inc., and AllApartments.com.

Under terms of the two-year agreement, AllApartments becomes a premier provider of rental listings in Digital City's Real Estate/Rentals area, adding more than 5 million apartment listings to Digital City's comprehensive real estate resources. The apartment guide will also be available on AOL through keyword: local real estate.

Financial details were not disclosed. All Apartments.com is scheduled to be available on Digital City by Oct. 1, 1998, said the companies.

In Digital City's AllApartments area, users can search for apartments, free of charge, based on several criteria including price, number of bedrooms, location and over 20 amenities.

"We're pleased to offer Digital City users an enhanced real estate resource with the addition of AllApartments extensive apartment listings," said Paul DeBenedictis, President of Digital City, Inc. "Digital City usage is at an all-time high and we continue to build a one-of-a-kind local content resource that's of great value to both consumers and advertisers."

Also announced today, Microsoft's HomeAdvisor real estate site signed an agreement with InfoSpace to provide loan information for prospective home buyers on the InfoSpace site.