Theme Options

How to limit the number of images uploaded in front end submission form

Admin can set the maximum number of images per listing that can be uploaded in submission form for 3  scenarios: 1. Free Submission   2. Membership based submission (free membership)   3. Paid Membership packages    How to set unlimited images Save 0 value for unlimited images. Front submission message: In front end the user […]

Advanced Theme Options – reCaptcha settings in Theme Options

You can enable or disable reCaptcha for register form from Theme Options – Advanced – reCaptcha settings. This is a useful tool to prevent registration spam. To use this feature you must add site key and secret key which you take from this url  If you get this error Recaptcha: ERROR for site owner: Invalid domain […]

Property Page Custom Templates

Starting 1.16 WP Residence supports custom page templates for property page. This features means that each client has endless possibilities when designing the property page. We created 4 templates as examples but you can use our new shortcodes your own combination. NOTE: This feature is released as an initial version. Updates will follow. To create your […]

Import theme options. Export theme options.

If you wish to move just theme options from a domain to another, you can use the Export Options -> Import Options settings available in theme options – advanced: Use copy/paste to move the settings and then save. You can import from URL or import the entire options from file. We will show the easy […]

Agent & Agency Contact

Contact form for agent/agency/developer/user If the property is submitted by a user with administrator level, no contact form shows. Contact form for agent shows on the property page, under agent or user info (email is sent to agent/user email address) Contact form from the agent page (email is sent to agent email address) Agent contact […]

1.5 Minify css and js file

Minify css and js file option can be found in Theme Options – Advanced – Site Speed. IMPORTANT *Each time you make changes with CSS, you will need to disable Minify css and js file option, make the change that you wish and after enable the option again. **If you do not follow the above steps, the […]

General Theme Settings – Header

The header settings are edited in Theme Options – General – Header. Show top bar widget menu? Help for header widgets setup: Show top bar on mobile devices? Can enable or disable top bar on mobile devices: Show user login menu in header ? Show submit property button in header?   Global transparent header? Transparent […]

Map Theme Settings – Pin Management

CONTENT Price pin Single Pin Custom Pin Retina Pin How to select Price Pins You can choose to use full price or the small version. For full price,  the after and the before price labels will be displayed as well.   This is how the pins will show with Full price set to NO This […]

General Theme Settings – Logos & Favicon

Add your logos For default design, the logo must have a maximum height 54 px and the sticky logo must have maximum height 65px. If you add logos with greater height, they will be automatically resized to this max height. Changing max logo height is done through custom css. See more below.  From Theme Options – […]

How to enable / disable Page View Statistics graphic

The views graphic can be disabled or enabled for property page front end view from theme options – property page appearance:   The number of views are always displayed in property page – next to social icons And in user dashboard – my properties list page

How to find latitude and longitude. How to set Google Maps coordinates.

To find out Latitude and Longitude for Google Maps, starting point go to Google Maps, find your location, click right on the location on the map and click “What’s here”. Coordinates will show in the search bar on top. Global Header Add the default location for Google Maps set as Global Header – If you […]

How to approve properties manually. How to approve properties automatically.

As Admin you can set to publish front end submitted properties manually or automatically. Option is in theme options – membership settings. Admin approves the properties (including edit property) – set this option to YES Properties should be published automatically (if payment is enabled, this happens after payment is processed and received in admin account) […]

Yahoo login doesn’t work

The error message: The error URL says it cannot find the OPEN ID Server Looked online by No OpenID Server found I found a similar situation with a solution your hosting can help try:… Solution Luckily, server admins were able to quickly discover the config difference in php configuration allow_url_fopen = 1 solved the issue […]

How to add custom property ID to search

First Remove the Automatic ID from front end – Property Page with this CSS. #propertyid_display{ display:none; } To add a new custom field for property custom ID go to General – Custom fields:   This is an example to add the manual ID as numeric field type Then you can add this field in advanced search:   […]

Remove breadcrumbs URL

This is where breadcrumbs show in the front end Remove from Theme options – Design – General Design Settings     —

Multi currency – how does it work

The Multi-Currency feature is a function that converts the original price into a new value based on the currency a user has selected from the Multi Currency Widget The theme has 1 main currency and 1 price per property only. There is no option to have different prices for each property (like price in Euro […]

Google Maps Settings: How read from file works

Read from file for Google Maps pins is a feature that helps improve site speed for more than 200 properties on the map. Video: How it applies: These are general guidelines for how Read from file works: If Read from Map is enabled – and you have a page with header as google page (and this page is a default […]

How to add a membership package manually to a registered subscriber from admin

NOTE: The expiration will apply and properties will expired on due date IF you set the action date in the correct format: EX: 2014-12-31 10:05:44 An email will be received by the user with 3 days before the package will expire. You can assign a package from Users – Edit User (see the attachments). Find […]

Advanced Theme Settings – Email Management

The emails sent from the theme can be managed from Theme Options – Advanced – Email Management.  The email management text area includes an editor. For theme version 1.70 and newer you can leave blank the subject field and the notification will NOT be sent. This applies to any notification from wp-admin – theme options […]

General Theme Settings – Features & Amenities

Important: Features and amenities do not show in saved search alert at this moment. How to add Property Features The Properties Features & Amenities are managed from Theme Options – General – Features & Amenities.   How to display only checked features You can select if you wish to leave un-checked features and amenities show […]

General Theme Settings – Theme Slider with theme properties

From Theme Options –> General –> Theme Slider you manage the following options: Starting 1.20 theme version we have added the option to add properties in slider from the property page. We made this change due to speed reasons.  In Theme Options we limited the list to show only 50 properties to choose from.  If […]

Property Custom Fields

How to add Property Custom Fields If you wish to add custom fields, you can do that from General Options – Custom fields. Please see below the options for what type of custom fields you can add: text, number, date or dropdown fields Watch this video for full details.   How custom fields display Custom […]


Decide from the beginning if you want to have PAID submission or MEMBERSHIP submission . Decide from the beginning what are the free membership listings included and number of featured included. Each new account gets a free MEMBERSHIP at registration, with free listings included and free featured listings set by Admin. If you change this limit, […]


Decide from the beginning if you want to have PAID submission or Membership Packages. Changing options on the way, after your users have already registered and sent listings, is not recommened as the theme doesn’t count listings published / added before the switch. Make sure that you’ve done all steps described in Membership & Payment […]


Change submission option to Free by setting Enable Paid Submission to NO as in below screenshot. Users will be able to submit properties without any limitation. You can also setup if wish that submitted Listings should be approved by admin and Maximum no of images per property. Help for properties approval: Help for how to limit the […]

Wire Transfer Payment Method

How to use Wire Transfer as Payment Method Step1: First, enable the option from theme options:   Step2: Fill in the information where you wish people to send the payment to: Step3: And add the currency for payments if the currency you wish to use doesn’t already exist in the Currency For Paid Submission list. […]


Compliance Notice: By June 30, 2018, any system that connects to PayPal via HTTPS must support TLS 1.2 or higher. To avoid any disruption of services, ensure your systems are ready. You must have a PayPal Business Account. For live transactions, you must enable SSL / https for your domain.  If you use PayPal – […]

MEMBERSHIP & PAYMENT Settings in Theme Options

All membership settings can be found in Theme Options -> Membership ->Membership Settings. From this area  you control what is related to submission: Enable Paid Submission? Choose between these options: -> No =Free Property submission You can set properties to be submitted for free. More on this option here –   -> Paid listing = […]

Theme Options – Map Settings

From Theme Options – Map – Map Settings you manage the following options: Map system WP Residence provides two types of maps. You can choose between Open Street Map and Google Map. Help: Enable/disable read from file option If you enable Read from file option, the following applies: a. Pins.txt file inside theme folder must have […]