Doorsteps, an online tool owned by realtor.com operator Move that guides consumers through the homebuying process, has added rental search capability to its listing search app Doorsteps Swipe, along with improved functionality for gauging user preferences and recommending listings based on them. Screen shot showing a Doorsteps Swipe user rejecting a listing. Doorsteps CEO Michele Serro said that users have requested rental search capability more than any other feature, and sees it as a way to cater to the “person thinking about buying 18 to 20 months out” who may move to another rental before trying to buy. If Doorsteps Swipe is like Tinder for real estate, then rentals are the eye candy that can attract renters. Doorsteps walks first-time buyers step by step through the h...
Jul 21, 2014 by Teke Wiggin
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