IDX, Inc.

Johnathan Shirey with Independent Brokers Realty Customizes his Website Using IDX Broker Software

This custom IDX solution is the key to increasing efficiency and speeding up the real estate search for both agents and consumers.


Eugene, Oregon -- (SBWIRE) -- 12/02/2008 -- With new accounts being set up each day, IDX, Inc. is pleased to welcome real estate agent Johnathan Shirey with Independent Brokers Realty in Naples, Fla. to the every growing list of real estate professionals customizing the search function of their website with IDX Broker software. Visitors to Shirey’s site can now search the thousands of properties available on the MLS of Naples (Naples) and create custom searches to help them narrow down their results. Using Internet Data Exchange (IDX) technology, search options and results are displayed on Shirey’s website in a seamlessly integrated format.

This custom IDX solution offers Shirey’s clients five different ways to search Naples for their ideal property: basic, advanced, map, address, and listing ID. The most comprehensive of these is the advanced search featuring categories such as scenery, flooring, inclusion, and recreation in an effort to produce more accurate results for the client. Shirey can control what categories are displayed on this page as well as edit his custom CSS and wrappers through an administrative log-in page.

New lead contact information is also available to Shirey when he signs into his administrative management page so that he can follow up with clients and increase his chances of closing the sale. Detailed traffic reports help Shirey to manage his business more efficiently by providing him with data as to which pages on his site are being viewed most frequently. Shirey has taken advantage of the opportunity to syndicate his listings to such popular real estate websites as REFSN, Google Base, Trulia, Zillow, Homescape, Hotpads, City Cribs, Prop Smart, Luxury Homes, and RSS Feed by creating custom XML codes using IDX Broker.

About Johnathan Shirey
“Relocating from Ohio to Florida in 2003, John began his Real Estate career working for Pelican Landing Developers as a closing coordinator on a condominium conversion project in Bonita Springs. During this time, the Florida market was booming which helped professionally mold John very quickly as he became more passionate about the Real Estate industry. Later he would join a team of agents who later became top producers in not only the state of Florida, but the entire world! Being and astronomical part of their success, John worked as an executive assistant, and helped in the sale of roughly 500 homes in Southwest Florida and over 100 million dollars of real estate; needless to say, John was able to develop the extensive capabilities which he utilizes today. With nearly four years of experience in the SW Florida region, working directly for some of the top producers in the entire world, John has the backing of expertise and knowledge that he continues to draw upon.”

About IDX, Inc.
Based in Eugene, Oregon IDX, Inc. is nationally known as a leading provider of real estate search applications. IDX, Inc. manages over $1 trillion worth of active listings data from over 225 Multiple Listings Services (MLS). IDX Broker is IDX, Inc.’s principle real estate software utility. The easy to manage and customizable software helps real estate professionals display home listing data from their multiple listing service (MLS) on their individual and/or office websites. For more information on the services provided by IDX, Inc., please visit