Category Archives: Social Media
Infographic via Buffini & Company
LISLE, IL–(Marketwire – Sep 12, 2012) – Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED) (www.MREDLLC.com), the Chicagoland multiple listing service (MLS), has announced a new partnership that offers its real estate professionals a solution to connect with potential clients through Facebook.
MRED is now offering its customers the MRED Social IDX, a Facebook social listing search app from Appla.bz, which allows real estate agents to add a property search directly to their Facebook business page. Potential home buyers will be able to search accurate and up-to-date listings through a visually intuitive platform. This new application also includes a feature that allows real estate professionals and their clients to have conversations about specific listings in real time via their computer, smartphone or tablet. A “Friend Feedback” feature allows people to share listings with their friends, family, and social circles.
“We are privileged to be working with one of the most well respected MLSs in the country,” says Joshua Lopour, CEO of AppLa.bz. “We are passionate about not only making the home search experience easier and more accessible but making it an event that can be shared with friends and family. We applaud MRED in taking that first step and allowing their agents to be on the cutting edge.”
“Social media is here to stay, and with nearly a billion users Facebook is obviously the place to be,” said MRED CEO Russ Bergeron. “As part of our continued search for products and services that are ahead of the curve, the MRED Social IDX Facebook app certainly fits. I predict this just might become the breakthrough product of the year. I know our customers are going to love it.”
To get to the MRED Facebook App Page, real estate professionals may visit facebook.com/MREDLLC, click on the handbag icon, and add this product to their Facebook brand page. For only $5.99 per month, any MRED customer will now have the ability to offer search-and-display of the full active inventory of homes for sale throughout their Facebook network. Anybody signing up before October 1st is getting the first month for free. With the power of social marketing they will then be able to take advantage of the exponential power of shared networks with their clients, friends and family.
Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED) is the real estate data aggregator and distributor providing the Chicagoland multiple listing service (MLS) to nearly 40,000 brokers, agents and appraisers and 8,000 offices. MRED serves Chicago and the surrounding “collar” counties and provides property information encompassing northern Illinois, southern Wisconsin and northwest Indiana. For more information, visit www.mredllc.com.
Founded in 2012, AppLa.bz (pronounced App Labs) allows anyone to add quality apps to social media pages in 30 seconds. Currently AppLa.bz is servicing over 600 Brands in retail, music, fashion and most recently real estate. Our offices are conveniently located both in Orange County, California and Vancouver, British Columbia. For more information visit www.AppLa.bz.
MRED Social IDX (MSI) is a Facebook app that allows Realtors® to add an IDX property search directly to their Facebook business/brand page! Check this out:
– Potential home buyers are able to search accurate and up-to-date listings through an easy to use platform on YOUR FB PAGE
– Includes a feature that allows Realtors® and their clients to have conversations about specific listings in real time via their computer, smartphone or tablet
– A “Friend Feedback” feature allows those searching to share listings with their friends, family, and social circles
To get the app, visit facebook.com/MREDLLC, click on the handbag icon (the MRED “App Store”), and add this product to your Facebook business/brand page. For only $5.99 per month, MRED customers have the ability to offer search-and-display of the full active inventory of homes for sale throughout their Facebook network.
BUT WAIT – WE HAVE A SPECIAL LIMITED TIME OFFER!
Everybody that downloads the app by midnight on September 30, 2012, gets their first month FREE. Be sure to use the coupon code MR3DB3T4 when you register.
Click HERE to read a short PDF on how to install the app on your FB business/brand page.
After you install the app, click HERE for the details on all of the app’s tools and features.
Or click HERE to watch a short (four minute) “How It Works” video on the MRED Social IDX (MSI) Facebook app!
You can always go to MREDLLC.com, to the Products & Resources tab, for more information on all of our products and services, including the MRED Social IDX page to learn about the MSI Facebook app!
Need help? Contact MRED’s Help Desk at 630-955-2755 or help.desk@MREDLLC.com.
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