WordPress has come a long way since its humble begins as a platform best suited to blogging. These real estate WordPress themes highlight just how much can be done with this platform. These themes also show how WordPress can be used in place of an expensive CMS or custom built website and still produce outstanding results with a polished end product that is easy to use, and in most cases, compatible on a range of devices. In fact, with a recent study showing that 68% of those browsing for properties using a mobile device made contact with an agent to view a home based on their mobile search, now has never been a better time to ensure you have a mobile-compatible responsive WordPress website.
A Fantastic Genesis child theme that has been carefully designed especially for estate agents and those that make a living dealing properties. This theme would particularly suit a single office or local operation. The theme has 6 predetermined color templates that can be used when developing your WordPress website.
Elegant Estate is a great looking premium WordPress theme from Elegant Themes. It features an easy to navigate homepage as well as a multi-option search function for browsing through the property listings. The appearance can be easily customised by selecting from the five colour schemes available making the process of matching it with your existing branding a breeze. Overall this real estate theme is the ideal way to present properties in an attractive manner that will appeal to your visitors.
The Open Door responsive real estate theme is one of the best WordPress themes for realtors looking to display properties online in their most possible light. The theme comes with two layouts which are full width or with a sidebar. Viewers can easily compare properties using a simple ‘compare’ check box when browsing the entries on the site. Google Street View is used (when it is available for a specific location) to allow potential buyers or renters to get a reliable impression of the street the house is situated in. The search function is sophisticated allowing users to really refine their searches and easily find the property that is right for them. This theme forest theme also doubles up as a car dealership WordPress theme.
A modern WordPress real estate theme. WP Pro Real Estate 3 is another powerful option available at theme forest. It comes with a wealth of customisable options including a range of skins and custom backgrounds, not to mention five custom page templates. As this is a responsive theme it will work just as well on a tablet like the iPad or a smartphone and thanks to the inclusion of a slider with touch support, the great touchscreen abilities of modern tablets can be used with this theme. This is a visually appealing theme that is also packed with features and support for mobile devices.
Estate Expert is a lovely looking theme that has been designed to match the requirements of a real estate website as closely as possible. The theme itself is available from Colorlabs and is designed with a responsive layout that adapts to whatever device it is being viewed on. This makes it ideal for attracting customers that browse on the go via their tablets or smartphones. If you want to add Google Maps integration and advanced property searching abilities to your site, this theme comes highly recommended.
Realtr is an easy to install WordPress real estate theme available from Templatic. The theme features a full width slider menu on the home page that allows real estate agents to prominently display the photos from their best properties to help attract the attention of browsing home buyers. There is support for a blog as well as you can keep your customers up to date with your activities and news from the local property market.
Realtr is an easy to setup WP theme that makes searching property listings a headache-free experience for potential buyers.
This is another purpose built WordPress real estate theme for realtors available from theme forest. You can make this theme your own by choosing from the unlimited colour options and as is becoming increasingly popular, it is perfectly usable on mobile devices such as iPads and iPhones. As well as its all its great features, the Freehold theme looks very professional and will project the right image of your company to any potential customers. If you don’t to miss out on any potential customers browsing on their smartphones or tablets, this responsive theme is the answer.
Royale Room is available from the team over at Colorlabs and is a worthy addition to this list of the best WordPress real estate themes. The great looks of this premium WP theme will help your business attract customers and the excellent features will ensure they find the site easy to use. If you value the ability to be able to display large, high quality images of your properties then this theme should appeal to you. The Royale Room is a theme that can accommodate large photos and present them in a easy to navigate way that will be appreciated by home buyers.
Gorilla Themes have a great library of WP themes and this real estate offering is no exception. It features MLS-IDX search integration making the task of setting up advanced search options for your clients a simple task. This sidebar search widget allows visitors to quickly view the properties that meet their requirements and criteria ensuring they can find the properties that are suitable to them in as little time as possible. The Vistas theme can also be easily integrated with Facebook and Twitter to allow you to connect with your potential customers on their social network of choice. For a theme that is well-integrated with a range of other services such as Facebook, Google Maps and Street View, The Vistas is a great choice.
If you want a WordPress theme to start a new real estate site with, or to upgrade an existing website with, deCondo could be just the product you are looking for. It is available from the Theme Shift team and is easy to setup, as well as use from the perspective of a visitor to the site. You can add featured properties to the homepage slider widget which allows you to show off your best offerings to new visitors. All in all a very nice looking WordPress real estate theme. If you want a theme with a simplistic and minimal appearance then deCondo should be on your shortlist.
Agent Press is an excellent real estate theme for WordPress that uses the Genesis Framework from StudioPress. It has a great design that makes browsing the site a very straightforward process and one that is highly unlikely to turn potential customers away in frustration. The homepage search functionality is good and does its job very well and the six layout options and five colour styles make it very easy to customise to match your company’s existing logo and branding schemes. For a well-designed theme that has plenty of scope for personalisation the Agent Press theme is a great option.
Penthouse is an attractive theme that runs on the WPCasa framework which has been designed especially for WordPress real estate websites. With the Penthouse theme you not only get a great looking website but also one that is packed with functionality. This WordPress real estate theme includes a homepage slider to showcase the best properties on your books as well as a fully responsive layout for compatibility with small screen mobile devices. If the idea of a theme that runs on a framework designed especially for real estate websites sounds appealing then Penthouse should be of interest to you.
Responsive design is the key trend in web design at the moment and this theme is fully compatible with that ideal. With a 100% responsive design, the Real Estast theme will render beautifully on any sized device, allowing your visitors to check your listings when at home or on the road. This theme from theme forest also comes with four different page layouts for presenting your properties in the best possible way. For a theme with stunning visuals and a fully responsive design Real Estast is a great option.
This is another purpose built real estate theme for WordPress from Gorilla Themes. The theme includes language support for English and Spanish right out of the box so is ideal for those operating in the Spanish speaking property markets. Thanks to its integration with IDX-MLS, listing properties that are easy to search for, using any number of criteria is a simple task. You can also easily add video footage of a property to the listings pages, simply by adding a quick reference to a custom field in WordPress. Residence is a theme that supports a number of markets and makes it easy to list properties using a range of currencies and languages.
The Real Estate theme from Premium Press has been designed for real estate offices and agents and is packed with advanced features. With this theme you can list properties using customised search fields which make it easy for your visitors to find the exact type of properties they are looking for. Property listings can be imported into the website using CSV and XML saving you hours of manpower when it comes to adding new listings. The theme also has the option of letting visitors add their own properties to the site and you can easily setup your own pricing structure and membership options for accepting such listings. If you want a website that can easily accept property listings from visitors, and also has the ability to handle membership options then this theme can help you.
Rent & Buy has been developed by BTOA and is available through themeforest. It uses a full width Google Maps background which features the locations of the properties available. This makes it easy for visitors to find properties in the areas they are most interested in. This real estate theme for WordPress has an easy to use search function that sorts properties based on whether they are available to buy or to rent. Site visitors can submit property listings to the site, which are held while pending approval and payments can be collected using the PayPal integration offered by this theme. Agents can also be added to the site and assigned properties about which they can be contacted directly. Rent & Buy is a theme that allows views to submit their own listings and includes the ability for the agents representing a particular property to be contacted directly. If you are a real estate agent, the good news is setting up a WordPress site to handle your property listings has never been a better idea. With these real estate themes, building a fully functioning website that is simple to use for both agents and viewers has never been easier.
So that’s our list so far of the very best WordPress real estate themes currently available. We will be sure to come back and update this post once more themes have been released.