RISMEDIA, February 24, 2010—Z57 Inc., a leading provider of real estate online marketing services, announced the company has transitioned thousands of their clients to the Onboard Informatics’ Listings Web Service platform, their Internet Data Exchange (IDX) solution. With the 2009 integration of Onboard Informatics’ state of the art IDX solution, Z57 REALTORS®’ websites deliver timely, accurate and useful consumer listing information.
According to the company, these newly integrated services combined with the historically available products from Onboard Informatics such as, home sale values, comparative values, local information on schools, community, businesses and more, has led to an industry-leading complete solution for both Realtors and consumers. This product provides MLS-approved Z57 clients and their site visitors the ability to search for home information based on a variety of parameters including, but not limited to: address, zip code and local community- with filters for distance, time periods, price range and property types with relevant localized content.
Z57 recognized the need for Realtors’ websites to meet the changing times and demands of buyers and sellers. With the addition of these data-rich tools, Z57 clients now have a competitive advantage throughout the real estate cycle.
Some of the key benefits of Onboard’s Listing Web Service platform include: Fully-integrated branding, to convey a consistent message, look and feel; Administrative tools are easily accessed in the host’s Marketing Control Center (MCC); Visually-compelling search forms invite visitor interactions; Property search results are integrated with Google maps and Comprehensive IDX statistics track results for valuable feedback.
“Over five years ago, Z57 identified in Onboard Informatics a technology partner we could grow with – one that provided enterprise-class data gathering, processing and distribution,” said Ryan Whitlock, Z57 COO. “In 2010, we anticipate the expansion of our long-term partnership with Onboard based on new client acquisition from the superior functionality of their IDX solution.”
“Since 1998, Z57 has proven that stamina and technological innovation in the business of real estate website marketing is a winning combination,” stated Marc Siden, Onboard Informatics CEO. “Our strategic partnership with Z57 further supports their commitment to providing their clients with industry leading content through powerful end to end solutions, helping them gain strong advantages in a highly-competitive marketplace.”