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Trulia agent profiles spotlight past deals

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There's more to agents than listings, photos, phone numbers and email addresses. There's also completed deals.A new feature on Trulia ties registered agents to the homes they've helped consumers buy or sell. Consumers can scroll through an agent's profile page on Trulia and see transactions they've been involved in. Where applicable, agents' names and contact info will also show up on the "price history" section of property detail pages -- whether a home is currently for sale or not.    Matt Holder, a product manager at Trulia, explains some of the feature's inspiration and shares screenshots of how it looks on the site. Registered agents can "claim" their role in deals past -- even sales that closed 20 or more years ago -- said Matt Holder, a product manager at Trulia. Going forward, closed transactions will automatically populate a "sold" slider on agents' profile pages, he said.Past deals will become "verified" whe...