If you want your listings to show up on our websites, please create a tab-delimited file and follow these instructions:
- Download the sample_feed.txt text template.
- Open the file in Microsoft Excel to see the columns and sample data.
- Once you've created your own tab-delimited file, send us an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org with the URL to your feed. For example: http://www.yourdomain.com/path/to/filelist.txt
- Make sure that your tab-file is generated no later than 12AM Eastern Standard Time
- If you would like to provide a company logo (JPEG or GIF formats only), please send us a copy of the image when you file your request.
- We will contact you if we have any additional questions or concerns regarding your data feed.
Data Feed Columns
- Listing ID - Required. This is your internal numeric ID for the property
- Company ID - Required. We will provide this for you once we received and approved your request
- Location - Required. Town and state where the property is located. The town and state MUST be delimited by a pipe (|). (i.e. Boston|MA). If there is no state, we will assume MA (Massachusettes).
- Rental or Sale - Required. Put R for Rental or S for Sale. Lease qualifies as a Rental.
- Price - Required. Integers only. Round numbers to the next dollar as appropriate. (i.e. 900, 1650). Do not include the dollar sign ($).
- Bedrooms - Required. The total number of bedrooms (i.e. 2,3,5)
- Full Baths - Required. The total number of full bathrooms (1, 2)
- Half Baths - Required. The total number of half bathrooms (1, 2). If there is none, put a 0.
- Ad Copy - Optional. Any specific ad copy text that you want to include. This describes the property.
- Provider - Required. Feed administrator's e-mail address of the administrator.
- Photo 1 - Optional. URL to the property photo (i.e. http://www.yourdomain.com/path/to/image/myimage.jpg). We only currently use the first photo. JPG or GIFs only.
- Photo 2 - Optional.
- Photo 3 - Optional.
- Photo 4 - Optional.
- Photo 5 - Optional.
- Agent ID - Optional. An internal ID you use for your agents
- Agent Name - Optional. The name of the agent who is selling, leasing or renting the property.
- Agent Phone Number - Optional. The agent's phone number.
- Agent Email Address - Optional. The agent's email address.
- Agent Photo - Optional. The URL to the agent's photo (i.e. http://www.yourdomain.com/path/to/agent/photo.jpg)
- Rooms - Optional. The total number of rooms.
- Lot Size - Optional. Total square footage of the property. Integers only and round values to the next value as appropriate.
- Style - Optional. Typical styles can be seen on our search page
- Property Type - Optional. Possible values are MULT, SFH.
- Amenities - Optional. Pipe-delimited list of amenities like pool, gym etc.
- New Construction - Optional. 1 if the property is a newly constructed property. 0 or tab if unknown or not applicable.
- Pets Allowed - Optional. 1 for yes, 0 for no. Default is 0.