FRONTSTEPS Completes Acquisition of iHomefinder, Leading Provider of Real Estate Search Technology and Websites

DENVER, May 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — FRONTSTEPS (Formerly “Community Investors, Inc.”), the nation’s #1 community resource platform, has completed its acquisition of iHomefinder, Inc. (“iHomefinder”), a Berkeley, CA-based company.

Established in 2001, iHomefinder is privately held and headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area. The company is a leading national provider of real estate search technology and websites. Using the Internet Data eXchange (IDX) standard, iHomefinder powers thousands of real estate websites, partnering with a wide array of web designers to develop custom integrated solutions.

“We are excited to join the FRONTSTEPS family, which allows us to expedite our roadmap and create a stronger relationship with our partners and customers,” said Brett DeSchepper, President of iHomefinder.

The iHomefinder product will be integrated with FRONTSTEPS’ existing Real Pro Systems technology, with the two brands operating under the iHomefinder name.

“The combination of iHomefinder’s websites and IDX technology, coupled with the back-end technology of Real Pro Systems will allow iHomefinder to have one of the most complete solutions in the marketplace,” said Jamie Clymer, Chief Executive Officer of FRONTSTEPS. “The completion of this acquisition further underscores our commitment to building the industry’s most intuitive real estate software solutions.”

The enhanced product will focus on a single online solution allowing real estate agents to manage their entire business by marketing, managing and developing leads and relationships.

iHomefinder will operate as a subsidiary of FRONTSTEPS and leverage the platform’s integrated leading technology and future product development.


FRONTSTEPS is the #1 software platform for HOAs, Builders, Security & Patrol Experts, Realtors and Homeowners. We deliver technologies to simplify how people build, connect, operate and secure modern communities, with a diverse range of products and services — all now under the FRONTSTEPS identity. Our family of products includes AssociationVoice, AtHomeNet, dwellingLIVE, PatrolLIVE, RealProSystems and iHomeFinder, each designed to serve community residents and those who keep them thriving. Our premiere platform currently powers more than 23,000 communities nationwide — that’s 4.4 million homeowners covered by FRONTSTEPS services!

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FRONTSTEPS is headquartered in Denver, CO with additional offices in Berkeley, CA and Carlsbad, CA.

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