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CityCribs debuts real estate mapping tool

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CityCribs.com, a housing marketplace for New York City apartment and home rentals and sales, has launched CribsMap, a property-mapping tool that is based on the popular Google Maps platform, and also announced national expansion plans. With the new viewing interface, CityCribs users can search for New York City apartments and homes on a map and then click to receive details on property listings. "We're excited to introduce CribsMap because it brings a new interactive experience to people looking for New York homes," said Gea Elika of CityCribs. "It made sense to expand our services and make it even easier to find a place to live." Users can filter CribsMap results by selecting a borough, property type, price and desired number of bedrooms. Once a request is entered, each apartment or house location is then overlaid onto a Google map. Each listing is displayed as a pushpin, and by clicking on the pushpin, a small window pops up with the property details, price and a thumbnail image, a...