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RentPress Settings: Feed Configuration

RentPress provides several options to configure global choices for your property data.These options are global, and meant to be used with dynamic property data, but can also be used towards static property data. Make sure you have added a property to your site.

If you would like to use RentPress to build a fully-custom experience for your website, please check out the follow the How to Build Custom Templates with RentPress Data article.

After making your selections, click Save Changes.


Unit Availability

Option Name: Use only available units for property range calculations.

When checked, prices will be based only on prices for available units. When unchecked, prices will be based on a property’s entire inventory.

Option Name: Use only available units for floor plan range calculations.

When checked, prices will be based only on prices for available units. When unchecked, prices will be based on a property’s entire inventory.

Option Name: Lookahead

Select an option that will decide how far forward to look for available units. If a unit’s date falls outside this window, it will not be displayed. Results will vary based on capabilities of property data source.


Unit Rent Type Display

Option Name: Unit Rent Price Type

Since a unit can have multiple prices, choose an option that fits which price to display. Results will vary based on capabilities of property data source. The default “Best Price” should work for most cases.


Disable Pricing

Option Name: Disable Pricing by Availability

You can choose to not show pricing for floor plans when no units are available. When checked, the price should instead be swapped out in favor of showing the value for “Disabled Pricing Message.”

Option Name: Disable All Pricing

You can elect to disable pricing across the entire site. This typically is only necessary when the data feed is experiencing an issue.

Option Name: Disabled Pricing Message

This option can be used to display a message when the price is disabled.

Option Name: Disabled Pricing URL

When pricing is disabled, users can enter a URL in this field to provide a destination for users who would be interested in applying. If not using the default, an entire valid URL must be entered.

Default: ‘/contact/’ on the current site.


Disable Lease Term Pricing

Option Name: Disable Lease Term Pricing For Specific Properties, Floor Plans, And Units

You can choose to not show pricing for a specific part of your inventory with this field. When this option is used, displayed pricing will fall back to the non-lease term price as determined by the option chosen in the “Unit Rent Price Type” setting.

Option Name: Disable Lease Term Pricing

You can choose to disable lease term pricing across their entire site. This typically is only necessary when the data feed is experiencing an issue. When this option is used, displayed pricing will fall back to the non-lease term price as determined by the option chosen in the “Unit Rent Price Type” setting.


Format Phone Numbers

Option Name: Select a phone number format

You can choose to show phone numbers in a consistent format across each property’s page. When set to “No number formatting,” phone numbers will display exactly as they are imported from a data feed.


Option Name: “Apply Now” URL Override

Your property may have only one place to send shoppers to an online application. This option is meant to be used for those instances and should be used to override any application links imported from a data feed.


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