LIGHTNING RELEASES –TORONTO, ON (June 9, 2014) – Wall2Wall Media, a division of Yellow Media, providing media and online advertising solutions to the Canadian real estate industry, unveils its ground-breaking Renters Guide iPhone app and website, RentersGuide.ca. These revolutionary tools connect Canadians to their perfect neighbourhood and perfect home. The Renters Guide app and website offer an expansive listing base which is powered by a new interactive platform. In addition, the website is loaded with fresh, informative and exciting articles and video content from our award-winning editors and contributors as well as leading Canadian celebrities and industry professionals.
Content in Context – Neighbourhood and Lifestyle Videos
Our roster of Canadian celebrity guides take you on exclusive tours of their favourite hot spots in neighbourhoods across Canada including:
- Chef Massimo Capra introduces us to the best meat shop in Port Credit, Mississauga (Watch Video)
- Renowned Toronto blogger Casie Stewart shares a pint with us in Liberty Village, Toronto (Watch Video)
- Urban Suburban TV hosts/real estate experts Sarah Daniels and Philip DuMoulin, unveil English Bay’s breathtaking views from Kitsilano, Vancouver (Watch Video)
- Olympic Curler Cheryl Bernard strolls through the beautiful parks in Bridgeland, Calgary (Watch Video)
- Country music star and radio host Clayton Bellamy feasts on the best burger in Windemere, Edmonton (Watch Video)
Our growing collection of lifestyle videos, from easy entertaining, to DIY décor, include tips and tricks from renowned designers and experts such as Income Property’s Melissa Davis and Cityline’s Shai DeLuca-Tamasi.
Match your lifestyle to a neighbourhood and discover its LIVEability!
How livable is your neighbourhood? The answer is in the new Renters Guide app and on RentersGuide.ca, where the focus is on your specific criteria, integral to your home hunt. From public transit to area daycares to fare for foodies, with the Renters Guide app and website, the whereabouts of these must-haves are right at your fingertips! Explore what amenities are offered within the communities you’re considering.
“As renters struggle to find their perfect home based on their diverse wish lists and preferred neighbourhoods, landlords and property managers, on the other hand, have difficulty finding perfect tenants. Our new Renters Guide app and website are the ultimate matchmaking solution from a location and lifestyle perspective,” says Jacky Hill, President at Wall2Wall Media. “Renters can easily search thousands of rental listings, filtering them using our patent-pending Livability search algorithm. It delivers results that are based on rich listing details, neighbourhood insights, proprietary content and big data.”
Finding a home is all about LIVEability. The Renters Guide app is designed to match a Canadians with a new home tailored to the demands of their lifestyle. The app and website are full of thousands of rental listings, plus robust, ultra-local neighbourhood insights that uncover all the places that matter. As listings appear, the consumer can just hit the ‘Love’ icon and save a property to ‘Favourites.’ Properties can also be shared through email, SMS text message, Facebook and Twitter so that searchers can share the property with their friends, their significant other or even their mother right from the listing. Renters can also contact the landlord directly through the listing.
Our patent-pending built-in LIVEability algorithm gives the Renters Guide app the unique capability to filter the searchable listings based on lifestyle needs as well as the standard requirements of budget and size. Indicate your lifestyle: Are you a student? Single professional? Empty-nester or a family? The Renters Guide app will match the apartment hunter with the corresponding neighbourhoods and properties that are the perfect fit.
The Renters Guide app makes it easy for anyone to post a rental. Whether it’s a pad, perch or property of any kind, our intuitive ‘Post a Listing’ process enables you to showcase your property with an unlimited selection of beautiful photos. You also have the ability to add amenities and a rich description about the property and neighbourhood. And it’s all FREE! Whether it’s 1 listing or 10,000, landlords and commercial property managers can upload and manage listings and property photo galleries right from their phone or online through the website via our data feed technology. Renters can immediately contact or apply directly online. Landlords are contacted directly by prospective tenants through the Renters Guide app.
“The Renters Guide app is a game changer, sure to disrupt the way Canadians search for rentals. The elegance and rich visuals combined with an intuitive navigation make it easy to post our rental properties. It’s the right tool for us to connect our rental properties with the right tenants,” explains Josh Miller, Owner, Jolan Properties Inc.
ABOUT WALL2WALL MEDIA
With over 25 years of experience, Wall2Wall Media is passionate about connecting millions of Canadians with Real Estate every year. We are a leading national publisher with 50+ print publications including Renters Guide, New Home Guide, New Condo Guide, Home Decor & Renovations and Commercial Investor as well as accompanying online verticals and multimedia platforms. We are investing in and employing technology to deliver Livability information, including neighbourhood hot spots, property data, lifestyle tips, engaging editorial and expert opinion content. Canadians are empowered to make better and faster decisions about where and how they want to live. Wall2Wall Media is a division of Yellow Media. For more information, please visit http://www.wall2wallmedia.com.