Countrywide becomes the first UK property agent with a Windows 7 app


Thursday, February 16, 2012

In line with developing technology,, Countrywide's dedicated consumer property website, is pleased to announce the launch of its mobile friendly website and supporting free Apps, both of which can be accessed from the majority of mobile devices.

The property market has evolved considerably over the last decade and 80% of people now begin their property search online. Many of these searches are launched using mobile handsets.

Customers want to search for property wherever they are, whenever they want.  To meet this demand, now offers its customers access to a mobile friendly version of its website.  It has also developed a fantastic suite of free Apps with a range of useful features to make finding the dream home easier than ever.'s mobile site is optimised for all major mobile platforms, including iPhone, Blackberry and Android. What's more, Propertywide are proud to become the first UK based estate agent to provide a fantastic free mobile App that is compatible with Windows Phone 7 devices.

Key to Propertywide's online offering is providing customers with the ability to search for property quickly and contact the relevant branch at the touch of a button, regardless of which device they are using.

Propertywide's mobile friendly website allows customers to view their chosen properties location on a map while accessing directions from wherever they are.

Features of the Propertywide Apps include; the ability to search for property in your current location, the facility to submit a question directly to the agent, and the option to attach notes and photographs privately to the property of your choice. 


Matthew Hewitt, Countrywide's Online Marketing Director, said: "Propertywide is one of theUK's most popular property websites and our strategy is to continually innovate our online offering in order to give our customers a superior service. 

"We are extremely pleased to be the first UK property agent to deliver a mobile App that is compatible with Windows Phone 7, and we are confident that our enhanced mobile offering will enforce the fact that we are here to help our customers with every step of their move, no matter where they are in the UK."

To download the Propertywide App on your chosen smartphone, search for Propertywide.


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