Trulia has incorporating the latest Google Maps Android API in its Android app. The company says it has done so, in order to give users a more seamless experience when searching for a place to buy or rent on-the-go.
The free Android app for mobile and tablets promises to feature a more interactive map, powered by the new Google Maps Android API, enabling users to navigate 2D or 3D views to discover crime, school zones, and nearby restaurants, petrol stations, grocery stores and other amenities or points of interest.
The updated apps also provide information about the home of interest, details about the listing, and open house information for properties for sale as well as for lease available on the market across the US.
3D view showcasing homes for sale
Trulia has also added a mortgage center tool to help users determine whether they can afford the house they are interested in.
- Personalized Loan Quotes: Comprehensive loan quotes from a number of trustworthy lenders.
- Quote comparison: Quotes sorted by lowest fees, APR, rate, or payment.
- Affordability Calculator: Home price can be determined and a visual breakdown of monthly and total payments can be seen.
- Connect with Lenders: Contact a lender directly from mobile device to learn more about a specific quote.