CNET: Facebook takes on Craigslist with housing listings

CNET: Facebook takes on Craigslist with housing listings. “Looking for a new place to rent can be a terrible experience. Facebook says it wants to help. The social network on Thursday announced an update of the Marketplace section of Facebook, where people can go to buy or sell new and used stuff locally. Now, users in the US will have more options when they are sorting through house and apartment listings in that section.”