From: GeekWire - Trulia’s new ‘Rent Near Transit’ tool aims to find affordable housing near rapid transit

Online real estate companies are increasingly looking to be one-stop shops for information about neighborhoods where people might want to live. Trulia, part of Seattle-based Zillow Group, added another tool to the mix on Thursday with the debut of Rent Near Transit, a search filter that helps people find rentals near rapid transit stations in select cities. Trulia is rolling out the tool for renters who are looking near the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART), Boston T, Chicago L, New York Subway, Philadelphia SEPTA, and Washington, D.C. Metro transit systems. The tool finds rental listings within a 15-minute walk of the transit systems in those six cities and will also list median… Read More