ATLANTA, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bolstering its suite of powerful mobile capabilities that include a first-of-its-kind apartment search app for the new Tizen operating system and a redesigned Apartment Finder iPhone app, the leading go-to source for active apartment shoppers today released an updated app for Android. Available for free at Google Play, the newly updated Apartment Finder Android app features the user-friendly design, smart search functions and advanced filtering options of the recently re-developed website (ApartmentFinder.com) to provide renters with quicker and easier on-the-go access to one of the largest collections of U.S. apartment rentals online.
With the release, Android customers will enjoy the same consistent key features, experience and tools across all its mobile products, including:
Access to over 25,600 apartment community listings on ApartmentFinder.com, from small neighborhoods to big cities across the U.S.
Finding the nearest apartments or search by city and state or zip code
The most robust viewing options for apartment listings: see search results in List or interactive Map View
Searching by price, distance, number of bedrooms or bathrooms, pet allowance, and other key amenities
Calling or e-mailing properties directly for more information
Saving apartments as 'Favorites'
Displaying special offers when available, and more
"The recent enhancements and ground-breaking additions to our mobile offerings demonstrate our commitment to continued growth of our suite of mobile products in 2014," says Marcia Bollinger, President of Apartment Finder. "With more and more consumers looking for their next apartment home on-the-go, mobile is a natural extension of the apartment shopping experience. Our goal is to provide them with the best possible experience whenever and wherever they access the industry-leading search features of ApartmentFinder.com."
Apartment Finder has helped apartment hunters find their ideal new apartment home since 1981. With continued innovations to ApartmentFinder.com, Apartment Finder is recognized as the leading apartment rental resource among consumers and the industry. Recent honors include being named the #1 Apartment Search Source by SatisFacts Index, the Best Internet Listing Service by the 2013 Multi-Housing News Technology Choice Awards, and a Silver W3 Award for Excellence on the Web.
About Apartment Finder Apartment Finder is the anchor of the multi-family division of Network Communications, Inc. (NCI), a leading local media company providing lead generation, advertising and Internet marketing services to the luxury and multi-family segments of the housing industry. NCI's leading brands are Apartment Finder, DigitalSherpa, Unique Homes, New England Home and Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles. NCI's strategy focuses on providing high-quality and measurable marketing solutions to local clients by leveraging its proprietary prospect-focused distribution, social media and online franchises, and content management infrastructure.