Jeanne Ritt with Desiree Barbazon Realty Adds IDX Broker to Her Ocala Equine Properties Website

The increasingly popular custom IDX solution continues to save both real estate agents and consumer’s time.

Eugene, OR, September 18, 2008 --( The most recent real estate professional to team up with IDX, Inc. in an effort to simplify and streamline the online property search is Jeanne Ritt with Desiree Barbazon Realty. Operating out of Ocala, Fla., Ritt is a member of the Ocala-Marion MLS (Ocala) and is now able to grant her clients access to search thousands of property listings using custom IDX search tools. The Internet Data Exchange (IDX) software extracts raw listing data from Ocala and formats it to appear as an integrated and easy to navigate part of Ritt’s site.

By implementing the use of IDX Broker, Ritt’s clients can search Ocala using a plethora of categories such as nearby schools, improvements, utilities, flooring, street location, construction, cooling, and heating to name a few. Clients unable to find a property that meets their needs at the time they are browsing have the option to save their search criteria and be notified by email when a property matching their specifications becomes available on Ocala. Ritt can choose to follow up with the client using the contact information provided that she has access to via an administrative log-in.

IDX Broker helps Ritt to manage her website more efficiently by supplying her with administrative tools where she can edit her custom CSS, track updates from Ocala, and access detailed traffic reports outlining which pages on her site are being viewed most frequently. Through the use of this administrative dashboard, Ritt can choose to create custom XML code for her listings that can be syndicated to popular search engines and increase the amount of views her listings and site receive. All of these customizable administrative solutions help Ritt to run her business and her website more efficiently and to get the most possible exposure for her listings.

About Jeanne Ritt
“Born and raised on an Ocala horse farm, Jeanne’s passion has kept Jeanne involved in the horse industry her whole life through real estate, horse showing/training, and hosting local equine competitions. Prior to joining the Desiree Barbazon Realty team, Jeanne attended Valdosta State University and the University of Florida for undergraduate studies in Animal Husbandry and Pre-Vet. She served seven years as a corporate trouble shooter in marketing for Altman Development, headquartered in Boca Raton, FL. [where she was] honored as the top producer for four years. Jeanne also worked at PCA, directing local marketing for new businesses for the largest HMO in Florida [where she] led the Southwest region of Florida to be the most profitable region for two consecutive years. She served five years as President for the Marion Saddle Club [and] many [other] equine related boards. She is involved in the H.I.T.S. horse shows not only as a corporate sponsor, but also as a competitive exhibitor. Jeanne also has the distinct honor of hosting the annual exhibitor parties each session during the winter circuit and raises funds for the Marion Therapeutic Riders Association (MTRA). In 2002 Jean began her real estate career with Silver King Properties. There, she earned awards of Rookie of the Year and Top Producer of the Year. Also, Jeanne has been a multi- million dollar producer every year she has been in the real estate industry. In 2007 Jeanne was invited to join the Desiree Barbazon Realty team. Jeanne’s equine background, marketing skills, and regional knowledge made for a perfect fit. Her passions not only include the horses and real estate but also Flats fishing and photography when time permits.” (Jeanne Ritt's Website)

About IDX, Inc.
Based in Eugene, Oregon IDX, Inc. is nationally known as a leading provider of real estate search applications. IDX, Inc. manages over $1 trillion worth of active listings data from over 150 Multiple Listings Services (MLS). IDX Broker is IDX, Inc.’s principle real estate software utility. The easy to manage and customizable software helps real estate professionals display home listing data from their multiple listing service (MLS) on their individual and/or office websites. For more information on the services provided by IDX, Inc., please visit

IDX, Inc.
Christina Anderson