Brings Map-Based Apartment Search to the UK

September 15, 2009 (PRLEAP.COM) Business News
Just over a month after the official launch of for the US and Canada, the beta version of launched today at, "making flat hunting suck less" in the UK.

PadMapper is a search engine for house and flat rentals that uses a map as the core of its navigation and search. PadMapper displays the location of hundreds of flat rentals with an intuitive map-based interface. It enables users to narrow their search with a variety of filters that remove non-matching markers from the map. PadMapper includes a variety of tools to aid in the apartment searching process, ranging from Google Streetview where available, to shareable favorites lists, to the ability to sign up for alerts that arrive via email whenever a new listing appears that matches ones filters and view.

"I'm very excited to be able to expand PadMapper to start helping people in the UK research areas and find apartments," said Eric DeMenthon, founder of TopHat Monkey Software. features thousands of property listings to rent in London, Leeds, Manchester, Bristol, and thousands of smaller cities and towns. PadMapper is free for searchers

Find homes and flats for rent in the UK at