Error-tolerant search for house numbers with spaces
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In house numbers with addition in Germany different formats are registered at the addresses (eg 1b or 1 B). With Search 1b are found not 1 B, Looking for 1 B is not found 1b. Address lookup results currently only available with the exact search input. Therefore, a house number search is recommended seach two versions (with and without space). Similar as a street search with and without abbreviation is possible.
Since there are no uniform rules on the wiki regarding the spelling, it is possible that both spellings are used. In general, most people used the notation 1 - no space. But since 2011, ruled the German standard DIN 5008 a notation with a space between the number and letter. Normally this is in Germany taught and sooner or later implemented in practice. Here are a few links (German):
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comment:2 Changed 2 years ago by lonvia
- Summary changed from Introduction of error-tolerant search for house numbers with additional to Error-tolerant search for house numbers with spaces