Release of Geocoding & Places API V 1.6.0 – Suggestions by Address

In the new version of the PTV Developer Geocoding & Places API V 1.6.0 you find a new Feature supporting the Locations by Address endpoint.

The new endpoint is named Suggestions by Address and enables you to get suggestions for the input fields of the Locations by Address search.

You have the possibility to  to get suggestions for e.g. the location field while the user is typing. The other fields (e.g country) will be taken into account to restrict the suggestion search.

Try out the code sample which gives you the possibility to see results out without any effort. 

{ "suggestions": [ { "caption": "Amsterdam (Noord-Holland)", "country": "Netherlands", "state": "Noord-Holland", "postalCode": "", "locality": "Amsterdam", "street": "", "houseNumber": "" }, { "caption": "Amstelveen (Noord-Holland)", "country": "Netherlands", "state": "Noord-Holland", "postalCode": "", "locality": "Amstelveen", "street": "", "houseNumber": "" },

If you need more information about this new feature please have a look at the API documentation or at the concept wich describes the purpose of this feature in detail.

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By Isabel Honikel

Senior Technical Product Manager