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Trulia releases free iPhone app for real estate agents

App features property check-ins, lead notifications

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Real estate search and marketing company Trulia has released a free mobile application for the Apple iPhone specifically for real estate agents, the company announced today. Trulia for Agents allows agents to check in to listings they've toured and display those check-ins on their profile to invite clients to ask questions about those listings.Agents receive points for check-ins and can see how they rank compared to other local agents using the app. The app also notifies agents when they have new leads from and lets them save leads and contacts. A property search feature allows agents to see nearby listings and share them with clients. Agents can also share neighborhood information such as open-house times, driving directions, and nearby amenities like grocery stores. "Agents are often away from the office and depend on their mobile devices for productivity. The Trulia for Agents app helps them establish new client relationships, convert leads into new busine...