Need Help Navigating Your Home Finder Website?



Need Help Navigating the Website?

 

My Home Finder offers customized property searches where the user can Save a Search, tag a property as a favorite, receive updates on properties, and send and receive messages.

 

After signing up you will be brought to your “Dashboard.” From the Dashboard you can view new messages and updates on favorite properties. On the right side of the screen you can also view your latest searches and e-mail history. Favorite Properties, Messages, and Saved Searches are also accessible at the top of the screen.

 

You have seven tabs located towards the top of the screen:

  • Property Search
  • Advanced Search
  • New Construction
  • Open House
  • My Home Finder
  • Address/MLS# Search

 

Navigating Property Search

  • Click on the Property Search Tab
  • Select the City
  • Select the Price Range, Minimum to Maximum
  • Select Number of Bedrooms
  • Select Number of Bathrooms
  • Click Search
  • Properties Meeting that Criteria will show up
  • Note: You may also save this search by clicking “Save Search”

 

While viewing a property you may click “Add to my Favorites” and property will be saved to your favorites and accessible by clicking “Favorites” at the top of the screen. You will receive updates on the property on your Dashboard.

 

Navigating Advanced Search and Saving a Search

  • Click on the Advanced Search Tab
  • Click Lake of the Ozarks MLS
  • A new set of tabs will appear under the city, price range, bedrooms, and bathrooms.
  • You may specify the type of property you are searching for, choose from options like;
    • Home Style
    • Exterior Construction
    • Interior Features
    • Square Footage
    • Year Built
    • +Many More Options
    • Note: If you are searching for Lakefront or Lakeview properties choose “Property Location” and click your criteria in box #2.
  • City Tab:
    • Click all the cities you would like to search for properties in. You may choose as many as you like.
  • Neighborhood Tab:
    • Choose from Neighborhoods Alphabetically
  • School District Tab:
    • Choose the school district(s) you would like to live in
  • Zip Tab:
    • Choose the Zip Code.

 

 

After entering all the detailed criteria in the lower tabs, use the box above to enter the price range, number of bedrooms, and number of bathrooms.

 

  • Please Note the more detailed you are in your search criteria; less properties will be available.
  • Concentrate on the location and price range you would like be in. If you find there are still too many results, add other important property features like number of bedrooms and square footage.

 

Once all criteria is inputted you may click “Search” to view the properties right away without saving, or you may choose to save your search by clicking “Save Search.”

            Note: You can also save your search later, and view properties after saving the search.

 

By choosing the “Save Search” option you can;

  • Name the Search (which will be accessible at the top of the screen)
  • Add the option to receive e-mail notifications when new listings that meet your criteria come on the market.
  • Choose to be notified by e-mail
    • Once a day
    • Three times a Week (M, W, F)
    • Weekly, Every Friday
    • Bi-Weekly, Every other Friday

 

By Saving Searches you will be informed as soon as new properties that meet your criteria come on the market. Saving favorite properties will allow you to see any new updates on that property; including price changes, or status changes.

 

Contact Kathy when you are ready to look at properties or if you need any additional help navigating the website.

Kathy Wise

(573) 216-8672

Kathy.wise@charter.net