Here's a staggering statistic for you - property searches on Zoopla.co.uk were conducted at the rate of one every 0.46 seconds in 2009. With 86,400 seconds in a day, that’s a huge amount of searches taking place across the site on a daily basis.
From today, you can now search property listings on Zoopla by any keyword you want! That's right, any keyword relevant to you - garage, studio, parking, swimming pool, and so on.
After running a location search (in this instance Bedford) the 'Refine for sale search' box will appear on the right hand side of the 'for sale' and 'to rent' results.
Within this box (see image below) a new field called 'Keywords' appears just below ‘Price’. It looks like this:
Here’s an example of the search results for properties for sale with a garage in Bedford, which brings up 297 results in total to choose from:
Results for 'garage' as keyword
You can also search for exact phrases by using quotation marks e.g. "double garage", or to exclude a term you can prefix it with the minus symbol, for example, with the search '-studio'.
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