The OS Property developer team are proud to announce the release of OS Property 2.8.3. This is a fourth release for the 2.8.x series of OS Property and addresses issues introduced in previous versions and introducing new layout: Facebook and Twitter auto publishing.
What's in 2.8.3
1. Facebook & Twitter auto publishing
The features are used to post your properties to wall Facebook personal page, Facebook fan page, Facebook groups page and Twitter. It automatically creates a Facebook/ Twitter link with description to your properties and picture. This way all your Facebook and Twitter fans instantly knows when your site have updated contents. So you can reach the most audience and tell all your friends, readers and followers about your new posts
To turn on these features, you must setup the Application ID and Secret with Facebook, Consumer key, Consumer Secret, Token access with Twitter. Read more at documentation of OS Property.
2. Changing Compare and Add to Favorites icons after clicking
In previous versions, in Properties Listing page or Property details page. You only can click on icons to add properties to Compare list or Favorite list. But after add properties to Compare or Favorites list, those icons won't be changed unless refreshing page. This problem makes users feel confused. We have tried to find solution to solve this issue by replacing icons after clicking Add to Compare or Add to Favorites list. We hope with this effort, you will be pleased to use Add to Compare and Favorite functionalities of OS Property.
3. Improve search module
From version 2.8.3, based on parameters form OS Property's views: Property Listing Layout and Properties listing by City. Search module will show pre-selected values in Search fields. For example: Categories, Property Types, States, Cities ..etc
This work will help customer to save time to reselect options in search form like in previous versions.
4. Improve Properties Listing layouts
In this version, we add option Random in parameter Sorting by of layout Property Listing Layout. It allows you to show Properties with Randomize Ordering in Properties listing.
By the way, we also add Parameters: Categories and Property type into layout: Properties listing by City. It allows you to show properties of one specific city with specific Categories and Property type.
5. Integrate with Membership 2.x
Membership Pro 2.x has just been released. And there are some changes in coding. We have updated the plugin plg_osmembership.2.x_osproperty.zip into OS Property package for customers who are using latest Membership Pro with OS Property.
6. Other improvement
Based on customer's suggestion, from this version, we modified functions: Agents, Companies registration to make them to work well with Joomla User component configuration. We also optimized some code parts to make OS Property become easier to modify.
As you know, there are a lot modification in OS Property 2.8.3 so we encourage you to download latest OS Property version to get new improvement.
The OS Property developer team are proud to announce the release of OS Property 2.8.2. This is a third release for the 2.8.x series of OS Property and addresses issues introduced in previous versions and introducing new layout: MLS Search
What's in 2.8.2
1. New layout - MLS Search
OS Property doesn't have feature to import properties from MLS. But from version 2.8.2, it has feature to integrate with MLS system through Iframe method. New layout is called MLS Searching, it allows customer to search properties from MLS with many criterias like Country, State, City, Zip, Year built, rooms ..etc. Click here to check demo layout.
2. Other improvements
1. Option to Show/Hide More Option in Advanced search layout
2. CSV expot without pictures, this feature suitable with low memory limit
3. Ref field automatically
4. Fix Alert Email feature
5. Option to add/remove Categories, Property type into Breadcrumbs
The OS Property developer team are proud to announce the release of OS Property 2.8.1. This is a second release for the 2.8.x series of OS Property and addresses issues introduced in previous versions and introducing new Picture resizing solution
What's in 2.8.1
1. New photo resizing solution
In previous version, the pictures of properties will be resize depend on the rate of original picture and addiing the missed spaces (top, bottom) or (left,right) of medium and thumbnail pictures based on configure options. From version 2.8.1, we introduce new photo resizing method, with this solution, the picture will be resized follow configured sizes and cut of the excess part.
For known more about this feature, see part Photo Resizing at documentation of OS Property
2. SQL Injection issue
In previous versions, OSProperty was vulnerable to an unauthenticated SQL injection in the country_id parameter of the request made to retrieve a list of states for a given country. This issue has been fixed on 2.8.1 so we encourage you to download latest OS Property version to get this bug fixed
The OS Property developer team are proud to announce the release of OS Property 2.8.0. This is a new release for the 2.8.x series of OS Property and addresses issues introduced in previous versions and introducing new feature: XML Import/ Export
What's in 2.8.0
The 2.8.1 release introduces new feature into the Data Management, that is XML import/ export.
XML Export: This feature is necessary so that you can export data of OS Property like properties, categories, property types, amenities, extra fields ..etc from your site into XML format, and using it for different purposes like importing into another OS Property system.
XML Import: Nowadays, data importing via XML files has become more popular . With a real estate site, it's an indispensable factorial, it contributes to reducing data management time at Back Office and make your website more dynamic with fast and accurate updated data frequently
For known more about this feature, see part XML Import, XML export at documentation of OS Property
The OS Property developer team is proud to announce the release of OS Property 2.7.5. This is a maintenance release for the all series of the OS Property extension.
If you are currently running OS Property release on a server with version lower than, we encourage you to update to version 2.7.5
What's in 2.7.5?
Thanks to the hard work of all developers, some bugs have been resolved with the 2.7.5 release of the OS Property, and we also add new great features into this version
1. Alert Email feature
The system will send the notification emails to you when new property that match customer's Saved Search lists - uploaded. Customers are also able to select to receive the notification emails or not.
2. More functionalities for company's admin
Administrator of company now is able to add/edit properties, and assign those properties to specific agent in his (her) company.
3. Default locator for Map search
Some customers asked us that their Locator search layout doesn't search with pre-defined location and radius values like on Demo site of OS Property. The answer is in demo site, we hard code the default Location and Radius for demo purpose. But no worry, from version 2.7.5, administrator will be able to setup the Default location and radius for Map search function.
4. Fractional Baths
Some customers want to have decimal options in field: Bathroom, but others want to have integer options for that field. And we provide the feature allow administrator to select to show fractional or integer options with field Bathroom.
5. Send copy version of "Request more details" to administrator
From this version, administrator will be able to select to receive the "Request more details" email from customer. In previous version, this email only be sent to agent/ owner only
6. Amenity group categories
From OS Property 2.7.5, amenities will be organized by the categories. Amenity categories are: Exterior Amenities, Accessibility Amenities, Appliance Amenities, Community Amenities, Energy Savings Amenities, General Amenities, Interior Amenities, Landscape Amenities and Security Amenities.
7. Add Field "Reply to" into "Request more details" email
Now, when agent receives the "Request more details" email from customers, they can reply to customers directly
1. Configuration page: Layout of Configuration in OS Property 2.7.5 is difference with previous version. We improved the configuration page with purpose: simpler and more focused
2. CSV Import: Administrator can configure to select to import UTF-8 or Non UTF8 content
3. Related properties layout: The related properties will be separated 2 parts: Related by distance (radius + city), and Related by Property type.
4. Locator search layout: Remove some unnecessary parts to make this layout succinct