Rentalic

Facilitates peer-to-peer renting. Save money by renting, and make money renting out your items or services to others. List items for rental for the time periods you specify, set your own rental price, borrow listed items, and arrange pickup and delivery with the owner of the listed items. Free membership. URL: Rentalic

Friday, May 21, 2010

NeighborGoods

An online community for people to share, sell, buy from, or rent to their friends. Set up neighborhood groups and pool resources, private message between neighbors, rate neighbors, and set up a wishlist. Currently free and in beta in Southern California. URL: NeighborGoods

Monday, May 17, 2010

Naked Apartments

A New York-centric apartment matchmaking site between renters, brokers, and landlords. Renters can create a profile, get a free credit check, and write and read reviews of brokers. Brokers have the ability to view renters’ credit scores and income, and contact renters directly. Note: You do have to provide some personal information, such as your […]

Monday, Mar 8, 2010

CitySourced

A real time mobile civic engagement tool. CitySourced provides a free, simple, and intuitive tool empowering citizens to identify civil issues (potholes, graffiti, trash, snow removal, etc.) and report them to city hall for quick resolution; an opportunity for government to use technology to save money and improve accountability to those they govern; and a […]

Wednesday, Jan 6, 2010

Yellowise

A local business directory that allows users to read and write reviews and share their experiences with that business. URL: Yellowise

Thursday, Nov 5, 2009