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Listing view insights comes to Base

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Entegral clients can now get early access to our new Base listing view stats functionality. It consolidates listing views per day per portal on all your mandates. There is also a rollup feature for the office to track overall views across all listings on participating portals. Once activated, we will start tracking listing views on all your mandates and keep a permanent history of views on all active and inactive listings. Portals supported We're launching with initial support for the following portals: Property24 South Africa and Namibia MyProperty South Africa and Namibia Gumtree South Africa Your own Flex website (any country) Your external website built through the Base API (based on certain requirements) We can support any other portal if they can make your listing view stats available to us Listing statistics forms part of an exciting new and bigger product that we will launch soon and the functionality will be expanded over time. Sign up process Once off setup fees are ap

Customise your property search experience with Flex

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If you look at the current real estate tech landscape, it is filled with cookie-cutter real estate templates, that all feature the same property search experience. While this works well for some, experience has taught us that every real estate business we work with, is unique, and in many cases, they focus on different market segments. It would therefore make sense to be able to implement a unique property search experience suited to their market.  Until now, implementing such a unique search experience was impossible and expensive (not to mention a nerve-wracking experience if you built a website from scratch). We've changed that. Flex was the 1st real estate platform to offer a property search that can be personalised to your unique needs.  The already powerful property search tool shown below can now be modified in various ways, including adding or removing search options, and  implementing customised search fields: We've now further tweaked this functionality and compiled

Introducing listing tags for Base and Flex real estate websites

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A powerful new way to categorise your listings in Base, and even turn it into a searchable feature on your Flex real estate website is now available to Entegral clients.    Listing tags are automatically displayed on individual listings, similiar to the above. They highlight certain property features, are clickable to filter on similiar listings, and can even be included as search options .  See this help article and learn how you can use listing tags in creative ways on your Flex website.  Listing tags can be configured in Base by office administrators, and is made available to all users on their listings.  You can read more here on how to configure listing tags .  P.S. the feature has been rolled out to all of the latest generation Flex website. If you don't see this feature on your website, and would like to enable it, please contact our team. Flex is the benchmark for creating highly personalised real estate websites, and with listing tags, we give agencies even more control

Improved Flex Starter theme and more Flex upgrades launched

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Following the launch of our new Flex Bold premium theme , we are proud to announce upgrades on our Flex Starter theme. The Starter theme is our most basic real estate theme and is perfect for smaller teams, but still punches above its weight when you compare it with other websites. You can review the features list here , and browse the sample Flex Starter theme here . Some of the latest upgrades include: Upgraded header . We now offer customisation of your website header, similiar to what is provided below on the sample website. Contact us for a quote. Design tweaks:  We improved the search results, property details and other pages, using our industry leading responsive design architecture. Your one website will work on all devices for a seamless user experience.  Currency converter : Now offered as standard. Bond calculator : Now offered as standard. Free valuation form : Now offered as standard. (Leads also pushed through to Base similiar to property leads and general enquiries). Pro

New Flex Bold real estate theme launched

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We are proud to announce the official launch of our new premium Flex real estate theme, called Bold. While our standard Flex themes are already the benchmark for creating highly personalised real estate websites , the Bold theme takes it one step further: A highly optimised, premium layout that makes your brand and your listing portfolio stand out;  Your SEO is supercharged with advanced Airtable integration: Features like area articles, agent reviews, and FAQ sections that are integrated throughout your website, comes standard; The option of multi-step lead forms. custom lead routing, payment gateway integration, and other custom integrations; Other Flex features, including the ability to customise your property search function, search results, property details, and other dynamic pages are included; It can be powered by our Base CRM , our external listing systems, and is backed by our legendary 100% uptime guarantee, unrestricted bandwidth, and storage. View the Bold theme sample webs

Reflecting on 3 years and 100% uptime with our Flex real estate websites

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post by Adriaan GrovĂ©, Entegral Founder Back in 2018 we launched our 2nd generation Flex platform, internally called the  Flex Template Language .   Today we take a look back at the major upgrades, the way forward, and how this was all done by a small, dedicated Entegral team. We had several goals: Develop the industry's most flexible ( no pun intended ) platform for building real estate websites, giving clients and front-end developers creative freedom with design and integrations. Provide unmatched reliability through 100% uptime and a consistent experience, no matter where you are in the world. Ensure lower cost of ownership for clients by implementing strategies that include predictable costs and lower development fees. The ability to link Listing CRM systems (including Base ) to power websites. Develop websites that are highly optimised for speed and SEO, while providing the industry best security. Easy to implement in any country. Open up this platform to external developers

New currency converter for Flex websites

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Newer generation Flex websites (launched 2018 onwards) now have the option of showing a dynamic currency converter on listing prices, similiar to this (clients can simply click on the price dropdown to reveal):   It converts to 3 popular currencies: United States Dollars, British Pounds and Euro. The rates are updated daily.  New Flex websites launched from 1 July 2021 onwards will feature this by default, while current websites can have this enabled at a once off fee of R250 ex VAT.