Residence 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:   […]

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. 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 and price in USD). […]

Advanced Search Results Half Map Style

Go to Theme Options – Appearance – Property List Type for Advanced Search – HALF MAP and save. The page will look like this: NOTES: The Advanced Search filters will apply for all properties. Half Map style requires header is set to Google Maps. You can set global header to Google Maps. Help Or you edit […]

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. How it works: Set the option to YES in Theme Options – Google Maps settings. With this option set to YES – the following settings apply: a. Pins.txt file inside theme folder […]

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 Search Type 1 and type 4

  You can choose the search type from Theme Options- Search-Advanced Search Type Type 1 – has the search button full on the right. Type 4 – has the search button position after the fields These Advanced Search types can be customized, they work with or without custom fields.   You can choose how many […]

Advanced Search Type 6

Search type 6 supports tabs for the search over header media. Search type 6 works only with custom fields enabled. First select type 6 from Advanced Search Settings: Then go and select which taxonomy you wish to show categories from in the tabs. SAVE. Next select the categories to show in tabs. Use CTRL to select […]

Advanced Search type 7

Search type 7 supports tabs for the search over header media.  The design is fixed to header media bottom. Search type 7 works only with custom fields enabled. First select type 7 from Advanced Search Settings: Then go and select which taxonomy you wish to use as categories source for the tabs. SAVE. Next select the categories to show in […]

Advanced Search type 5

The Advanced Search type 5 can be customized, it will work with or without custom fields. The design is fixed to header media bottom. Header media means: Google Maps or Properties Slider or Revolution Slider or Image. This is one example, with header Revolution Slider. Search type is set in Advanced Search Settings: You can enable […]

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. Use text mode and <br> tag for new line. IMPORTANT: <br>  can be added only in Text mode. If switch to the Visual mode from text editor it is removed.    

General Theme Settings – Features & Amenities

1.18 UPDATE: Because of the new features that adds features and amenities in ajax search, 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 show only checked features […]

Advanced Search Type 3

Search type 3 is the vertical search style we showcase in demo 5 For this search type, there are particular settings you must follow Search type 3 must always have the option “Use Float Search Form” set to YES Configure this option as in this screenshot Set the margin-top values for the search form to align […]

Advanced Search Type 2

How to set type 2: How Search type 2 applies only for header search and looks like this NOTES ABOUT SEARCH TYPE 2: – The quick search does not work with pins search over map when selecting search options. You can only find results if you click the Search Properties button. This search form cannot […]

General Theme Settings – Theme Slider with theme properties

From Theme Options – General – Theme Slider you manage the following options:   The theme slider can be used as header media option and shows after menu. It can be setup as: – global header: – custom header: The properties you wish to show in theme slider are selected from theme options (user CTRL to […]

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 Packages. 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, change […]


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. Make sureyou have the User Dashboard pages active/published in admin – pages. Make sure that the User Menu is enabled (it includes login & register options)  

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. First, […]


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 […]

Map Theme Settings – Map Settings

From Theme Options – Map – Map Settings you manage the following options: 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 writing permissions (777 or 755). Read more on how to set permissions here – b. A cron runs daily to […]

General Theme Settings – Price & Currency. How to add your currency for properties.

This area is reserved for the following modifications: Price number thousand separator (for properties price) Price symbol (for property price) Price label (for multi currency widget) Enable or disable Yahoo API for multi-currency and set multi-currency options. If you use Yahoo API make sure the symbol is typed according to international standards (which means 3 letters – capslock) – you can find complete list here The Multi Currency feature […]


Transparent header can be set globally for all pages, or per page It can be set global from Theme Options-General-Header Custom it can be set from each page- Edit the page-scroll down to Appearance Options- In Theme Options-General-Logos & Favicon you need to set a logo special for Transparent header Transparent Header will look good […]

General Theme Settings – Appearance

From Theme Options – General – Appearance you manage the following options:   Select Boxed or Wide Version Example of boxed version: Example of wide version: How to manage boxed background Background image for boxed layout is added from wordpress – Appearance – Background. Add image in boxed background (applies only for content area, not header or […]


This option is enabled/disabled from theme options – social and contact – social accounts: Google Login requires you create an APP. Follow these steps: Login with your google account at A. CREATE A PROJECT   B. CREDENTIALS Go to credentials credentials. Then to Oauth consent screen: Type the name and optional homepage url. Save. Next […]