Contours of access (COA) is an amenity mapper, it lets you know how many of a certain amenity category are within a given time and transportation parameter. It tells you how far away each amenity is and gives you a route to get there.
Hit the "Apps" button at the top left of your screen and click on "COA"
PLACING A PROPERTY ON A MAP
Placing an anchor property requires you to enter an address or simply click on the map and an anchor point will be created.
ADJUSTING THE TRAVEL TIME AND MODE OF TRANSPORTATION
Click the blue buttons a the top right of the map to adjust the time and transport mode.
CHOOSING AMENITIES TO MAP
You can choose up to 5 different types of amenity to be displayed on the map.
To choose these, simply open up the category on the left hand side of the map and choose what it is you want to display.
Once finished selecting, scroll down the left side (there's a scroll bar in the middle of the selection and map) and click "Update and Show Results".
NOTE: If you want to display SCHOOLS, select using AUTOPROP EXCLUSIVE PLACES instead of Educational, our results are more complete.
The left side of your page has lists of the amenities you've chosen. You can click on each amenity in the list or on the map and it will tell you TRAVEL TIME and the ROUTE to get there.
You can export your map results to Google Earth if you want to use it for marketing material.
If you want to re-choose what amenities you want to display, simply click "Search" at the top of your current list and it will take you back to the selection list. From here you can deselect the current amenities by clicking them again, the check will disappear and when you "Update and Show Results" again they will be taken off the map.
NOTE: Our results are taken from Open Street Map, YELP, and The White Pages, there may be some businesses missing.