IMPORTANT! 1. For search to work, custom taxonomies CITY, AREA, CATEGORY and ACTION must have title and slug match. Let WordPress create the slug for the new categories you add.
Add Pins and Icons after each slug edit from Admin – Theme Options – Pin Management.
2. If you have this situation: You click the button SEARCH PROPERTIES and you’re redirected to homepage, check the following:
Check that the advanced search results page template is created and published:
Don’t set Advanced Search results as homepage.
3. If you have this situation: Clicking on the Search Properties button redirects you always to the same page.
a. Check first if the page for advanced search results is created (see above image).
b. Check theme install. A wrong theme install (theme copied inside theme) will create duplicate page templates and wordpress will not be able to know which is the correct one. Solution is to remove the wrong theme. Have just 1 theme wpresidence in wp-content/themes.
You may need to edit all custom page templates and save them again after you correct the error.
To make sure you always install the theme correctly – check this help http://help.wpresidence.net/2015/11/18/how-to-install-theme-included-plugins/
To make sure you always update the theme correctly – check this help http://help.wpresidence.net/2015/10/29/how-to-update-the-theme/
Other mandatory settings for advanced search:
4. If you choose custom search fields – check that you have set the Advanced Search fields comparison correctly. Help – http://help.wpresidence.net/2015/10/29/adv-search-custom-fields-setup/
5. Make sure Permalinks are set to custom