ForRent.com now lets users hunt for apartments by individual school attendance zones or neighborhood. Users see a list of neighborhoods and schools on the left-hand side of the search results page. After performing a search by city, state or ZIP code, a schools tab populates alphabetically with pertinent school data. Integration of the neighborhood and schools search filters "makes it easier for people to search for homes based on what is most important to them, such as education," the company said. "As for our customers, these features ultimately create a platform for increased consumer engagement, driving more traffic and leads.” Many property search websites, including Zillow, Trulia and realtor.com, offer the ability to search for homes served by a particular school. Th...
Jul 21, 2014 by Inman