CENTURY 21 Real Estate Mobile Search


What is CENTURY 21 Real Estate Search ?

The CENTURY 21 brand has partnered with Smarter Agent, the leader in mobile real estate technology, to co-develop the  CENTURY 21 Real Estate Mobile Search. CENTURY 21 is leading the charge of the growing mobile marketplace and helping you own the mobile relationship with your customers.

CENTURY 21 Real Estate Mobile Search is unique in that it works on any phoneacross all carries, enabling the CENTURY 21 Real Estate Mobile Search network to reach all home buyers that use mobile devices.

How does CENTURY 21 Real Estate Mobile Search benefit me as a sales associate or broker?

You will receive mobile leads from CENTURY 21 Real Estate Mobile Search. CENTURY 21 Real Estate Mobile Search must have your local IDX listings under your company in order to direct IDX leads to your office. For offices to receive IDX leads, MLS required paperwork needs to be completed.

If you are a broker and want to participate, please follow these simple steps to get started:

  • Log into 21online
  • Go to Tools Library
  • Scroll down to Mobile – Company Branded App.  (This section can only be accessed by the Responsible Broker)
  • Select your MLS(s) to receive the appropriate paperwork or next steps for the MLS approval process or if you do not see your MLS simply list it in the Comments section
  • Once the MLS Paperwork process is completed and approved, your app can be launched within 1-2 business days

If you are an agent, your broker or office will know if you are eligible to receive leads.

Can I get my own app?

Yes, you can get your own branded mobile app to capture prospects, retain home buyers and close more sales. For information, please go to the section Getting Your Own App.

How do I download CENTURY 21 Real Estate Mobile Search to my cell phone?

From your mobile phone Text: C21 To: 87778. You will receive a text message with a link to download the app. Click the link to download the app.
If you have your own branded app, use your unique text code that you chose to download your app to your phone.
(See “How to Download CENTURY 21 Real Estate Mobile Search by Text Code” for step-by-step instructions based on your phone).

What cell phones support CENTURY 21 Real Estate Mobile Search ?

CENTURY 21 Real Estate Mobile Search is available on all smart phones and standard cell phones with a data plan. CENTURY 21 Real Estate Mobile Search is available as a fully downloadable app on smart phones including the iPhone, all Android devices, all BlackBerry devices, all Palm WebOS devices and on standard feature phones such as LG, Samsung and Motorola across Sprint, Verizon Wireless, AT&T, and T-Mobile. For standard feature phones on other carriers, which may not support the fully downloadable app, a free mobile web version of CENTURY 21 Real Estate Mobile Search is available for phones with a data plan. During the download process, the phone type and carrier are automatically detected and the best available FREE app is sent to the phone.

What is the difference between CENTURY 21 Real Estate Mobile Search’s downloadable app and the mobile web version?

The downloadable app has a few additional features including GPS search, when available, and the option to save a search or property to access in the future. The mobile web version offers the same property search options and listing information as the downloadable app.

Why is CENTURY 21 Real Estate Mobile Search available as an app and in a mobile web version?

The downloadable app coupled with the free mobile web version allows CENTURY 21 Real Estate Search to reach virtually every cell phone user. If a phone cannot support the fully downloadable app or if the user does not want to pay the download fee some carriers charge for various devices, the free mobile web version is another powerful option.

Is there a download fee associated with CENTURY 21 Real Estate Mobile Search?

Free downloadable app: CENTURY 21 Real Estate Mobile Search’s fully downloadable app is free to download on all Sprint phones, the iPhone, BlackBerry devices, Android devices and Palm WebOS devices.

Free mobile web version: The mobile web version is free to access from any phone with a data plan.

Paid versions: Verizon Wireless, T-Mobile and

AT&T may charge a nominal monthly fee to download CENTURY 21 Real Estate Mobile Search’s fully downloadable app to some standard feature phones (e.g., older phones like a Motorola RZR). See the chart for monthly charge.

Always a free option available: During the download process, Smarter Agent sends a link to the best FREE CENTURY 21 Real Estate Mobile Search app for that particular cell phone. If there is a carrier fee for the downloadable app, you are directed to the free mobile web version with the option to upgrade to the app.

Does this app work on other carriers aside from Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile?

Yes it does. As long as you have a data plan for your phone, you will be able to use the app on your cell phone. On some devices only the mobile web version will be available.

Where do I find the app once I have downloaded it?

For most phones, the app icon can be found on your main menu screen. On a BlackBerry, the app icon will appear on your main menu screen, in the ‘Downloads’ folder or in the ‘Applications’ folder. You can move the icon to other locations.