One of the best method to bring more exposure to your real estate listings is to have them appear on a site called Zillow. Zillow is known as the leading real estate and rental marketplace dedicated to empowering costumers with data, inspiration and knowledge around the place they call home, and connecting them with the best local professionals who can help.
Zillow provides the full lifecycle of owning and living in a home, including buying, selling, renting, financing, remodeling, and so on. everything starts with the living database of more than 110 million U.S homes of Zillow such as homes for sale, homes for rest and homes not currently on the market. Aside from that, there are Zestimate home values, Rent Zestimate and other home related information. This site operates the most well-known suite of mobile real estate apps with over two dozen apps across all main platforms.
There are nearly 82 million unique users visited this mobile applications and websites called Zillow in May 2014. The data that was taken by Zillow shows that all the customers love to shop for homes on mobile devices. In May, there were over 480 million homes viewed on Zillow Mobile which is 179 homes each second. It is such a really impressive result.
Every listing on Zillow will get through a variety of feed sources such as partners, brokerages and agents. Some of the benefits of posting your listings on this site are free listings with unlimited photos, free marketing of the business and the brand, home shoppers are able to see your listings on the official website of Zillow and apps, home shoppers will get the instant email about the new listings, listings usually added to this site and your profile automatically with no manual entry, listings feed updates are processed as often as every 15 minutes, listings also appear on some things like Yahoo Homes, AOL Real Estate, MSN Real Estate, HGTV’s Frontdoor, and Google Now.
Then, how to list on Zillow for free? The first thing that you have to do is to create an agent profile. Please make sure that the email address you use for the profile matches the email address your broker uses for its listings feed. Then, sync your listings. By using the email address you entered during the profile setup, your listings are automatically synced. After that, please enter any additional email addresses your broker might use so the company will be able to link all your listings to your Zillow profile.
Zillow is such a good help for you to stay competitive and meet your marketing goals by publishing your listings on both desktop and mobile for free. Regardless the fact that you advertise with Zillow or not, you are visible to consumers on the official website of Zillow and its apps.
For those real estate brokers and want to increase the visibility of your listing agents, you might be interested in Zillow Pro for Broker program. please visit the official website of Zillow for more information about it.