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Flex enhanced Alerts, Search and Focus template tweaks

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Flex Focus template tweaks
We've tweaked the Focus real estate template including property details page to a cleaner, more simplistic layout featuring 3 photos on desktop view while also including the latest social media Whatsapp and Linkedin Share buttons. You can view a sample listing here on the demo site. The changes has been implemented for all clients running on the Focus template. Each of our real estate templates offer a unique look and feel that can be customized to pretty much any level you want.




Flex search tweaks
Our latest Flex platform template tweaks also includes user interface improvements to the property search as can be seen below.



Flex Alerts tweaks
Property alerts is your "silent salesman". It allows visitors to subscribe to new listings using advanced search criteria including multiple areas and property types. The Flex alerts even allows them to choose the frequency of emails, and we follow opt in and out policies. There is no limit on the number of …

New Whatsapp and LinkedIn sharing on Flex Real Estate Websites

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We've introduced new Whatsapp and Linkedin social sharing buttons on listings on Flex real estate  websites and already had positive responsive from agents who use this to quickly share listings with their buyers. Here is what it looks like on a website:




Since we provide various real estate website templates, the exact layout and look and feel may differ on your site, e.g.:




You may have heard that Google is shutting down its Google+ service, so we have started to remove the Google+ buttons so long from websites.

Note: the Whatsapp and Linkedin social sharing buttons rollout should be completed by close of business today on most websites.









Base update: new active listings reports

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Improved listing page layout
You now have quicker access to different views of the listings landing page with quick links on the left, including a new report section that hosts the listing reports:



New active listing reports
We've integrated a brand new report engine and will introduce various new listing and management reports in Base.  Available today is 3 active listings reports (all, expiring soon and just listed) that include thumbnails of your listings. Simply click on a report to view and optionally download to PDF. It supports multiple listing agents while mandate statuses are colour coded.




We will make some report sections interactive. On the active listings report you can for instance click on the listing ref # to open the listing in Base, or click on the address to open the Google Maps location. Handy if you perhaps have downloaded the PDF report to your tablet or phone. Base is mobile friendly so all your property and contact details are always a click away.

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Base updates: map & referral agent & internal contact report

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Listing map out of beta
The interactive listing map launched last year is now out of Beta. We evaluated usage, cost and user feedback. The mapping tool will be included as part of the Base system going forward at no additional cost. As long as you geocode (map) your listings it will show up on the map. You can use filters to only show certain listings (e.g. by status or price range).




New referral agent type
You can now track referral agents on listings. Once you select an agent on a listing (through contacts), you can simply pick them as referral agent.




Internal contact list report
New reports are now rolling out in Base. The 1st is an internal contact list report that is available under Settings / Users / Reports. It allows you to download the report in PDF and other formats.




Naturally the new reports will also be available from your mobile devices, as Base is mobile friendly.



Other
New roof types added on listing features.




Flex Realtime currency converter for international listings

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The Flex real time currency convert will convert your listing price into popular currencies for visitors. If you have international listings, we will now also support currency conversion for these listings.




The OMS and the new Base real estate management system, allows you to capture listings in any country. Base has further been extended to be used as listing system in any country, with configurable areas, listing, property types and more.

Base: photo zoom function

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Have a lot of photos on your listings?
Use Base's the new zoom controls on the media tab of a listing to zoom out in order to show more photos on your screen's viewable area. You can now drag-and-drop photos easier.




With Base you can upload an unlimited number of photos on listings. There is also no need to resize as the system will handle this. Have any files or links you want to add to your listing for display on your website? Base can do this too from the Media tab.

Base password strength meter & Sync API update

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Password strength meter in Base
A new password strength meter in Base CRM provides a visual indication of how strong your Base password is. You need minimum 'strong' status in order to update your profile.
We recommend a 'very strong' status by including capital, lower case, numeric and special characters.



Base new quick actions added
Under the 'new' menu dropdown, you can now choose from 'news' to add a new news article entry and 'activity' to record a new activity from any screen. This way you can for instance quickly schedule a meeting. If you have enabled our Google Apps integration, your calendar entry will sync with your Google calendar.


Sync API on show updates
The SYNC API now allows for multiple on show entries for the Property24 interface. This allows you to schedule multiple future on show dates.