IDX Comparison

If your budget is limited or you are just getting started, framing ColoProperty is a great solution:


This allows you to add a fully featured MLS search page to your site with just a small snippet of code. If you have seen it before, we invite you to take another look as we have given the site a facelift and added additional features. There are now two options: Standard and Mountain

Framing allows you to get a great looking search at no additional cost. It’s very easy to implement. And all the leads will go to YOU, not of the Listing Agent. To sign up, submit this online form.

If you have the budget and want to invest more heavily in your website, you can hire an IDX Website provider:

Hire an IDX Provider

This gives you more freedom to choose your search and display screen design. Many providers have a variety of templates you can choose from. Or, if you have more money to spend, they could create a unique design for you. Make sure to ask if the listings are indexed on your site to improve your SEO.

Side By Side Comparison

Framing Custom IDX
Set Up FREE Setup $
No additional monthly charge $$
Copy/Paste Implementation Developer Required friendly Up to your provider
Maintenance Maintained by IRESMLS Up to your provider
No maintenance fees $
Data Integrity Listing data direct from IRES MLS Up to your provider
Updated every 15 minutes Up to your provider
Usability Desktop, Tablet & Mobile friendly Up to your provider
Leads direct to you Up to your provider
Professionally designed Up to your provider
Familiar Interface Up to your provider
Fresh look, updated to keep up with new browsers & devices Up to your provider
Features Basic Search Up to your provider
Advanced Search Up to your provider
Live Mapping Search Up to your provider
Source MLS Icon Not at this time
All Listing photos Up to your provider
Two themes to choose from Up to your provider
SEO Hosted on Can be optimized per listing, area, etc.,  up to your provider
Optimizations can be made outside of the iframe Can be optimized programmatically, up to your provider