London, United Kingdom (PressExposure) October 23, 2008 -- Thinkproperty.com, a leading consumer property portal, has added real time property news to its website.
The new feature allows users to browse through the latest property news on selling, letting, buying and renting property, as well as information on estate agents, property prices and general market news. thinkproperty.com updates this news in real time via a bespoke news content feed on the site.
thinkproperty.com's directory of locations has also been improved to include targeted news content, as well as local area information such as school performance results and sold prices. Users can continue to browse through locations using the existing sitemap, but can now also perform a property search from the directory itself.
Mark Goddard, Managing Director of thinkproperty.com comments: "We are delighted with these exciting additions to thinkproperty.com. We know that research forms a large part of the home movers process when buying property, renting or selling property. Both of these changes will further enhance the user experience of the site, which remains at the heart of our development focus. "
thinkproperty.com holds over 600,000 properties from the UK and overseas, including 40,000 rental properties, and is currently working with over 6,000 estate agents who are uploading their stock to the site and benefit from an increasing number of leads originating from the property portal.
thinkproperty.com places Web 2.0 methodology at the heart of its functionality, with market-leading functionality including Google mapping, property ranking, RSS and Video Tours being core features.
For further information, please contact: Karen Hughes The Drum Consultancy 18 Soho Square London W1D 3QL Tel: 020 7025 8044 Fax: 020 7025 8100 http://www.thinkproperty.com