Demo page:

Add shortcode from the classic editor with WPBakery Page Builder

This is the shortcode to add properties or articles by id

For properties, the shortcode works as described by the next screenshots.

Find the IDs of the properties you wish to list.

Add the properties IDs separated by a comma and select the other shortcode options: how many listings per row, how many listings in total (total items must match total ids)

You can also select if you wish to list properties horizontally or vertically and optionally add a button with a link to more listings (a link of your choice)

For articles you can use the same options. Just select articles from this setting:

Add shortcode block in Gutenberg editor

Wp Residence is WordPress 5.0 ready and fully Gutenberg Ready! Wp Residence 1.50.1 – Includes WpResidence Gutenberg Blocks for clients who wish to use Gutenberg (WordPress 5.0 Newest Editor) instead of classic editor with WPBakery Page Builder builder.

Help for theme update:

To add a new block, all you need to do is click the +Plus icon and select the type of content you want to add. Theme shortcodes are inside WpResidence Blocks category:

Select List items by id block and add:

-a title,

-select type (properties or articles),

-List of IDs separated by a comma,

-Number of Items,

-Number of Items per Row,

-choose if wish it to be displayed  Vertical or horizontal,

–  add Link to global listing:

Id’s can be easily found in properties list from admin: