ATLANTA — Capitalizing on the latest in mobile technological advancements, combined with development that targets convenience and functionality for prospective residents, Apartment Guide refines its Android and iPhone mobile applications with a host of practical, time-saving features consumers want.
Prospective renters have responded positively to Apartment Guide’s Android and iPhone applications, made evident by more than 2 million total device installs to date.
“At Apartment Guide, we align our mobile application development to meet both the business needs of our customers and the search needs of our consumers,” Arlene Mayfield, Apartment Guide and Homes Division senior vice president, PRIMEDIA and president, said. “Our mobile solutions encompass industry-leading technology, delivering advertiser value through superior lead generation and prospective renter value through an easy and productive online experience.”
Android application enhancements include:
Voice Search: Prospective renters simply speak the location they wish to search.A cityA City and StateA Zip CodeDeals Nearby: Locate apartments near current location offering special deals.Map Search: Pinpoint apartments in a particular part of town or area of the country. Drag and zoom the map to desired search area and click Search Here.My Places: View communities that have been saved, emailed, or called in a single list.Flexible Search Terms: Can find ‘Atlanta Georgia’ – not just ‘Atlanta, GA.’Hybrid Map: Combination Satellite and Road view available on all maps. iOS application enhancements include:
Single app to run on iPod touch (3rd generation and higher), iPhone (all), and iPad (all including iPad Mini)Completely fresh look and feel for the consumerSlide navigation for quicker operation Map-based searches to help consumers pinpoint where they want to live Share property details and photos via Facebook®, Twitter© and email My Places feature keeps a list of properties that have been emailed or calledProspective renters will continue to enjoy search features that allow sorting by price, number of bedrooms, distance and more, while viewing photos and floor plans that guide in the selection process. From interactive map views and full property details to precise filtering and “My Places,” consumers can do it all from their iPhone app, powered by Apartment Guide.
For more information on the Apartment Guide Android and iPhone applications, visit www.apartmentguide.com.