Trulia Launches App for Windows 8 Devices Giving House Hunters the Inside Scoop on Homes for Sale and Rent

  Trulia Launches App for Windows 8 Devices Giving House Hunters the Inside
  Scoop on Homes for Sale and Rent

Consumers Can Find the Perfect Place to Live by Browsing Through Galleries of
                             Beautiful HD Photos

Business Wire

SAN FRANCISCO -- October 25, 2012

Trulia, a leading online marketplace for homebuyers, sellers, renters andreal
estate professionals, today launched a custom real estate app for Windows 8,
just in time for all the new Windows 8 devices that consumers will get during
this holiday season. The app titled “Trulia Real Estate – Homes for Sale &
Apartments for Rent,” is designed to help everyone find the perfect home, with
a gallery of photos that highlights houses for sale and rent, along with new
listings as they hit the marketplace.

“Trulia prides itself on releasing products on some of the biggest platforms
around,” said Lee Clancy, Trulia’s VP of Consumer Products. “We’re honored to
be a part of Windows 8 and to launch an app that everyone can use to
personalize their real estate search and get the inside scoop on listings that
match their needs.”

“We couldn’t be more thrilled to include Trulia’s highly visual app for
Windows 8 devices in the Windows Store,” said John Richards, senior director
of Windows App Marketing for Microsoft Corp. “Searching for a house can be a
daunting process, but with Trulia’s app anyone can easily find a place to live
while on-the-go or by accessing it on their PC.”

Through Trulia’s Windows Store app, users can pin their favorite home within
the app, and get notified via email if a price drops or a new home pops up
that matches their search criteria. Key features include:

  *The App Hub: Users can check out nearby homes for sale or rent, new
    listings that come on the marketplace, and properties with price drops
  *Map View: People can see homes for sale, open houses, and apartments for
    rent plotted on a map
  *Custom Searches: Add search criteria including price, neighborhood, number
    of beds, and more
  *Photo Galleries: Scroll through HD photos of homes to get an idea of what
    it looks like
  *Consumable Info: Get helpful property info and home facts in a
    simple-to-use format
  *Updates: Users can follow their favorite homes and receive email
    notifications when the status changes
  *Anytime Access: Log in to see saved searches and homes across a variety of
    devices
  *Connect with Agents: Quickly contact relevant real estate agents to see
    houses or ask questions

“Trulia Real Estate – Homes for Sale & Apartments for Rent” for Windows 8 is
the first app for Windows 8 designed by Trulia. For more information or to
download the app, visit the Windows Store.

About Trulia, Inc.

Trulia (NYSE: TRLA)  gives home buyers, sellers, owners and renters the inside
scoop on properties, places and real estate professionals. Trulia has unique
info on the areas people want to live that can't be found anywhere else: users
can learn about agents, neighborhoods, schools, crime, commute times and even
ask the local community questions. Real estate professionals use Trulia to
connect with millions of transaction-ready buyers and sellers each month via
our hyper local advertising services, social recommendations and top-rated
mobile real estate apps. Trulia is headquartered in downtown San Francisco.
Trulia is a registered trademark of Trulia, Inc.

Contact:

Trulia, Inc.
Korina Buhler, 415-748-3787
kbuhler@trulia.com
 
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