Latest Walk Score Stories

2014-02-26 08:35:03

NEW ORLEANS, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- 365 Connect, the New Orleans-based, award-winning online technology platform provider for the multifamily industry, announced today the integration of its Marketing Syndication Platform with Walk Score, the leading measure of neighborhood walkability, and the only service that makes it easy to find places to live, where you can drive less and live more. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140226/MN71082) The integration of...

2013-05-13 23:29:16

Bidcomhomes has added Walk Score and Google Street View to seller listings for a more interactive experience for real estate agents wishing to bid their commissions on property listings. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) May 12, 2013 On Bidcomhomes, the website where real estate agents/brokers bid their commissions up front so that sellers can save thousands off traditional commission rates has added Walk Score and Google Street View to the seller agent experience. For agents, the site not only...

2011-07-19 23:01:00

SEATTLE, July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Seattle-based Walk Score® today announced that more than 10,000 real estate websites are using its neighborhood mapping and data services to market their properties. This represents a 250 percent increase over the past year. Walk Score delivers four million scores per day across their network of partner sites, making it the leading measure of neighborhood walkability. Today's release of "America's Most Walkable Cities and...

2011-07-19 23:01:00

SEATTLE, July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- New York has been named America's most walkable city by Seattle-based Walk Score®, in its list of America's Most Walkable Cities and Neighborhoods. Miami, Minneapolis and Oakland are new additions to the top ten. Walk Score also rates the walkability of 2,500 cities and 10,000 neighborhoods. Walk Score's ten most walkable cities for 2011 include: 1) New York, 2) San Francisco, 3) Boston, 4) Chicago, 5) Philadelphia, 6) Seattle, 7)...

2011-05-17 09:00:00

BELLEVUE, Wash., May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Expedia® Affiliate Network announced today the addition of TripAdvisor® and Walk Score tools to the AARP® Travel Center powered by Expedia, a travel website designed exclusively for AARP members. These tools provide members with reliable, real-time information to enhance their hotel search experience. TripAdvisor's user-generated reviews are displayed when searching for a hotel on the...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'