IDX, Inc.

A Customizable IDX Solution Gives The Rhodes Real Estate Website an Advantage over the Competition

Easy-to use and efficient IDX search tools, save realtors and their clients time during the online property search process.


Eugene, OR -- (SBWIRE) -- 03/19/2009 -- The IDX, Inc. team is pleased to announce its newest additions Burton and Tom Rhodes with Rhodes Real Estate in Dallas, Texas, to the ever expanding amount of real estate agents and brokers customizing and simplifying the search functions of their websites with a unique IDX solution. The innovative Internet Data Exchange (IDX) technology takes raw data listing details from properties on the North Texas Real Estate Information Systems (NTREIS), and formats the information to appear as a seamlessly integrated and easy to search part of the Rhodes’ site. This provides clients with and endless amount of search options, making it easy for them to narrow their preferences, and in turn find their dream property.

In addition to custom IDX software providing an abundant amount of resources for potential home buyers during their online property search, it also supplies the Rhodes’ with a wealth of helpful tools to manage their business more efficiently, creating a more personalized experience for their clients. Clients have the option of saving their specified search preferences and receiving automatic email updates the moment a property matching their specifications becomes available on the NTREIS, and the Rhodes’ have access to this information via an administrative login page. It is here that the Rhodes’ also have the ability to create a truly customized look for their website, as well as a unique branding throughout each page by editing their custom CSS and global wrappers.

The Rhodes’ are given the means to increase their property listings visibility, as well as their Internet exposure, with the help IDX Broker software. They can create dynamic title tags, making each one unique to each listing, which will increase the likelihood of their properties being picked up by a major real estate search engine and being distributed throughout the web. The Rhodes’ also have the ability to develop custom XML codes to syndicate their listings to well known search websites such as, Zillow, Gumiyo, RSS Feed, Google Base, Trulia, and Homescape.

About Burton & Tom Rhodes
“Tom has been working in the Park Cities & other Dallas neighborhoods for over 32 years. During that time he has closed over 2350 transactions, selling a total of over $1 billion in houses and properties. Tom is a Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), a Graduate of the Realtor Institute (GRI), and a Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM)--a feat accomplished by less than 1% of all brokers.”

“As a third generation Park Cities resident, Burton has extensive knowledge of the Park Cities and surrounding areas. He understands the market, knows first-hand the value of providing superior customer service, and delivers the high standard demanded by clients in this area. Burton is a graduate from the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin and has been in the real estate industry since 1999.”

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 250 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