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Real estate sites now ranking cities based on auto-free living

Posted on July 6, 2016

IRVING, Texas — HousingWire reports that online real estate listing services, including Trulia and Redfin, are beginning to offer more options for those who don't want to own a car where they live.

Trulia just launched its latest addition to its rental listings toolkit, a filter that allows consumers to search based on proximity to subways or major commuter train lines. It also recently ranked the top 10 cities based on transit commutes, with Portland, Ore., topping the list.

Meanwhile, Redfin also just launched “Opportunity Score,” which rates homes based on the number of jobs within a 30-minute car-free commute. For the full story, click here.

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