The OLX mobile app has a fairly complete real estate section. The user finds homes for sale and rent, apartments for seasons, commercial rooms, as well as land, sites and farms. When you see something of interest to you, you can contact the advertiser directly through the application, over the phone, or through WhatsApp. The function is useful for anyone who is looking for a property to rent or buy directly with the owner without going through realtors or real estate.
Check out the following tutorial on how to use OLX app filters to find real estate on your cell phone. The procedure was performed on a Moto E4 from (Motorola) with Android 7.1 Nougat. The tips are also good for iPhone users (iOS).
Learn how to use the OLX app to find homes and apartments
How to register in OLX
Step 1. Install the OLX app on your phone. When you open it for the first time, you will be prompted for your location. Tap "OK" and "Allow" to confirm. This information is used to find ads in your area.
Allow the app to access your location
Step 2. The app will detect your location to display upcoming ads. If you want, you can manually select your city by tapping "Choose status". Ads next to the chosen location will be displayed. Touch Category.
Access ad categories
Step 3. Choose "Real Estate" and then select the type of property you are looking for and choose whether to buy or rent.
Choose the type of property and if you want to buy or rent
Step 4. Real estate ads will be displayed. You can filter the results by specific location, number of rooms, footage, value, etc. To do this, touch "Filters" in the upper right corner, and start by selecting the neighborhood.
Applying filters on real estate
Step 5. Next, choose the type of property you are looking for, set the minimum and maximum price and the number of rooms. You can also choose other details and display only private ads. After choosing the filters you want, touch "Filter" at the bottom of the screen.
Select the details of the property you are looking for
Step 6. The results will be displayed in list form. When you find something of your interest, touch to see more photos and details. You can see the seller's contact phone number in "View Phone" or exchange messages by the OLX app by tapping "Chat".
Viewing Property Information
What is the best buy and sell site currently: OLX, Mercado Livre, Submarino? Users reply to the Tech All Forum.
WhatsApp: Five Tips for Using the App Safely