MLS® Search By Street Name Now Available!

A long-awaited feature for a more robust & functional MLS® listing search

Many of you may have noticed this upgrade already on your websites if you are on the Main Street or our newest Fairview templates! Searching by street name is now available.

What’s even better – our Google-preferred URL structure is extended to this functionality to ensure maximum performance on search engines. The street name text is embedded into the URL, increasing your domain’s relevance to key streets. This is a very powerful feature to leverage when performing your own SEO, and gives our SEO team a very new powerful weapon.

MLS Listing's search by looking up street name for real estate agent website design

A long-awaited feature for a more robust & functional MLS® listing search

Many of you may have noticed this upgrade already on your websites if you are on the Main Street or our newest Fairview templates! Searching by street name is now available.

What’s even better – our Google-preferred URL structure is extended to this functionality to ensure maximum performance on search engines. The street name text is embedded into the URL, increasing your domain’s relevance to key streets. This is a very powerful feature to leverage when performing your own SEO, and gives our SEO team a very new powerful weapon.

Key Features Of The New Street Name Based MLS® Search

Nest Vancouver listing page refine search using street name

  • Finding the street is easy with our autocomplete dropdown mechanism!

  • Street name built into the URL for Google to read easily

  • Street name in URL makes it easier for viewers to identify when links are shared by email, text message or any other digital method!

  • Street name built into the meta title & description for better crawling by Google.

  • Page title displays street name that was searched, with city name, for both human viewers and Google to identify results.

  • Optimized sharing on Social Media ensures the street name, city & property type are clearly visible.

  • When clicked upon, it will always show the latest listings that match the criteria – no matter how old the link is.

  • Google will also keep picking up new MLS® listings showing up on this page that match the criteria, for as long as the link is visible somewhere on the web!

  • Faster database performance on our new AWS EC2 servers, combined with our faster caching system on our new code platform, enables these rich & advanced features.

Nest Vancouver listings on pacific street refine search results on real estate website

  • Optimized sharing on Social Media ensures the street name, city & property type are clearly visible.

  • When clicked upon, it will always show the latest listings that match the criteria – no matter how old the link is.

  • Google will also keep picking up new MLS® listings showing up on this page that match the criteria, for as long as the link is visible somewhere on the web!

  • Faster database performance on our new AWS EC2 servers, combined with our faster caching system on our new code platform, enables these rich & advanced features.

How do I get this upgrade?

This is upgrade is an automatic upgrade that applies to all MLS® search forms on the Main Street and Fairview templates. This upgrade is not supported on legacy templates (Yaletown or Gastown), unfortunately.

Not enough time for your own SEO work?

Our SEO campaigns have brought in measurable & significant results! Our team can make great use of this new feature, along with other existing functionalities that the Brixwork platform has to offer. Please check out our SEO services for real estate websites to learn more about how we can bring more leads for you.

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By | 2018-09-11T22:53:49+00:00 September 11th, 2018|Features & Development|

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Helping Real Estate Professionals since 2005, our CEO Jeff brings a wealth of experience and knowledge in the digital, branding & media world to Realtors® in order to help them succeed.