New-home search site BuildersUpdate.com has relaunched with responsive design, catering to the growing use of mobile devices among real estate agents and consumers. Responsive design is a type of Web design that adapts a site's layout according a user's screen size, thereby allowing users to view a site comfortably on any device, including smartphones and tablets. Homes.com recently launched a responsive design website platform for agents, Homes Connect Fusion. “With over 80 percent of consumers using websites to search for new homes, and over 65 percent relying on mobile and tablet search engines, the transition from PC/laptop users to tablet/smartphone users has been radical and fast-moving,” said John Navarrete, managing partner of Prologue Branding Group, the branding strateg...
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