9 WordPress Themes for a RETS Feed3 min read
A RETS feed is the gold standard for adding real estate listings from an MLS to an agent website. But by itself, a RETS feed is useless because it provides raw data. Agents use WordPress plugins and themes specifically designed for RETS to receive this data and arrange it for public display.
Choosing the right WordPress theme can be difficult. You need to balance functionality with the overall aesthetic you want for your brand. To get you started, we’ve listed 9 WordPress themes that can support RETS below.
Theme 28 provides clean lines and modern concept over a layer of functional lead generation and design tools, including contact forms, map search pagination, photo carousels, and listing page layouts. Theme 28 also allows for custom CSS for extra personalization and styles.
Houzez is a versatile WordPress theme that includes RETS plugin compatibility, as well as a number of layout and header options. Ready to use out-of-the-box, Houzez provides an intuitive options panel and custom fields builder to control the search, gallery, and listing pages on your site.
Bridge is one of the most popular themes available for WordPress because of its flexibility in a variety of contexts. It includes full-screen video support for splash page development and sticky headers. It also includes WP Bakery Page Builder, a drag-and-drop page builder for easy front-end edits.
Enfold is built for speed and precision. By prioritizing feature loading by usage, Enfold can improve your pagespeed score and keep leads browsing longer. It also supports a number of third-party tools such as WooCommerce, MailChimp, and WPML for a multi language site.
X provides stacks that allow you to choose from unique designs and achieve virtually any style and layout. It also provides live previews so you can see your changes as you make them and responsive visibility to control the features that display on each device.
Avada claims to be the number one selling WordPress theme and it has the features to support it. It is highly flexible, offering multiple responsive sliders, header area options, widget sections, and sidebars. And it is intuitive, allowing you to build a complete website without any coding.
Be provides more than 350 RETS-ready themes in one all of which are customizable with the powerful admin panel. Menu options and the custom font uploader allow you to avoid the cookie-cutter feel and build a site that is unique to you. New minimalist mobile headers allow for a sleek, fast mobile browsing experience.
Agent Press Pro takes advantage of the Genesis Framework, a huge design community within WordPress. It offers custom headers, six home page widget areas to promote lead capture tools, layout options, and feature images to fit your brand. It’s a lead-friendly template that RETS-ready and mobile responsive.
Divi Builder is one of the web’s most popular front-end editors. Drag and drop back-end editing allows even those with little design experience to build powerful websites. With more than 46 default modules you can build your site faster than ever and move on to the next task.
For more, check out How to Get a RETS Feed and How Do I Connect Multiple RETS Feeds to My WordPress Website?