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Rapattoni Tips - Marketing Remarks/Picture Descriptions

If the Marketing Remarks field does not allow enough space for the property description, you may add additional comments to the propety pictures.  To follow are instructions for adding picture descriptions: 

You can add descriptions to property pictures that will display to anyone viewing the listing.

To add a description

      1. From the Listings menu, choose View/Revise Your Listings. All of your active listings automatically display. You can use the Filters area at the top of the page to view a different status, if necessary.
      2. Next to the desired listing number, click the Revise icon . The Revise Listing menu displays.
      1. Under the Pictures heading, click Upload/Manage Pictures. The Manage Pictures page displays.
      1. Click a picture to highlight it and then select the Edit button located in the top right of the picture thumbnail.
    1. Enter a description of the picture in the Image Description box. NOTE: The maximum amount of allowable characters is 1000.
    2. Click the Done button. WARNING: New uploads and changes will not be saved to the listing until you click the Save & Exit button.
    3. NOTE: To delete a picture description, highlight the picture and click the Edit button. Once the picture displays, delete the text and click the Done button. WARNING: Changes will not be saved to the listing until you click the Save & Exit button.

      TIP: View the video tutorial entitled "Upload and Manage Pictures" on the Learning Center for a quick overview of this feature. The Learning Center can also be accessed directly from the Help menu.

       

      Rapattoni Tips - Ranking and Statistical Reports

      Using the Statistics Button

      The Statistics button lets you view statistics based on your search criteria or selected listings. You can include any criteria, including amenities, and then calculate statistics for the listings that match. Statistics can be viewed in a variety of formats including pie charts and bar graphs.

       

      Go to Searches, then Standard Search.  Enter your criteria then click Statistics on the Tool Bar.  On the next screen, under Statistical Format, there are several report options to choose from, i.e., Ranking Report, Market Statistics Report, etc. 

       

      To see more detailed information

      1. From the Statistical Format drop-down field, select a report

       

      1. Click the Submitbutton in the MLS toolbar.

      TIP: View the Learning Center video tutorial entitled "Statistics" for a quick overview of this feature. From the Help menu, choose Learning Center, then select Statistics.

      Rapattoni Online Help

      Rapattoni includes a searchable Online Help system, Show Me demonstrations, and multimedia Feature Spotlights to help you get the most out of the MLS.

      To access the Online Help – On the Menu bar, click Help, and then choose Online Help. You can search based on keywords or browse based on a particular topic.

      When using an ATM, be aware of people waiting around – they may not be customers. If someone offers to let you go ahead of them, decline politely and leave.