Thursday, October 29, 2009

New Feature: Neighborhood Search

This week we rolled out the ability to browse apartments by neighborhood within a city. Check it out on this Chicago Apartments For Rent example. You can filter by Lincon Park Apartments , for example.

Wednesday, October 14, 2009

New Press Release: Best Places To Get Back on Your Feet After Foreclosure

New press release hit the wires today featuring our new apartment market data features. Check it out:

Best Cities To Get Back On Your Feet After Foreclosure

Topping the list of the best places to get back on your feet are Indianapolis, Pittsburgh, Oklahoma City, Cincinnati, and Omaha. All three boast inexpensive apartment rents, low house prices, high average salaries, and low unemployment.

Tuesday, October 13, 2009

Site redesign and lots of new features!

We have lots of exciting news to share from We have recently redesigned the site and added a ton of new features, including the ability to see if you are paying too much for rent (or at least see what your neighbors are paying)! Please take a look at the following new features and let us know your thoughts:

Compare Your Rent Using our New Rental Comp Tool
See if you are paying (or charging) too much for rent by using our new rental comparison tool. It instantly mines millions of historical apartment listings to see where you stand vs. what is for rent in your area.

Search Results Now Include Neighborhood Market Data
See current average rents and demographic info (avg. income, % single, etc.) for the neighborhoods you are searching. The example linked is from Chicago.

New Apartment Search Homepage
We have a great new homepage that includes our apartment blog postings, historical rent trend data from our data warehouse, and a search box to launch our rent comparison tool. And we also doubled the page load speed!