Technology

Re/Max set to bring INRIX’s search-by-commute-time tool to remax.com

Franchisor launching tool in New Jersey, followed by rollout to all 50 states

Re/Max LLC will begin rolling out INRIX's search-by-commute-time tool on its website in the first quarter of 2014, becoming the second national-brand website to incorporate the technology."INRIX Drive Time," which debuted on Windermere Real Estate's site in August, allows users to search for real estate by entering their desired car-commute times to various locations at specific times and then see the homes and neighborhoods that match their criteria.Re/Max, which maintains a national network of its affiliate sites accessed through remax.com, will first roll out the tool to its New Jersey sites in the next three months and says it has plans to bring it to all 50 U.S. states.Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, the new real estate brand that HomeServices of America Inc. launched last year, was the first national website to license the technology, rolling it out when the new brand's site first went live on Sept. 23. Currently, INRIX Drive Time is integrated into the websites o...