“A WEBSITE CONTENT
MANAGEMENT SYSTEM THAT
ALLOWS ME TO TAKE CARE OF MY
All businesses need a current and accurate website in order to
be successful, and this is especially true for Hassey Realty. They
recognized the importance of their web presence and launched
a new website that they hoped would meet the needs of their
customers. They found that getting the necessary updates
completed in a timely manner was becoming a problem.
Customers were not getting the important information they
needed and the website was not the valuable tool Hassey Realty
was looking for. Colin Hassey approached pavliks.com with this
challenge, looking for a better solution. pavliks.com was able
to present a solution that would give the company control and
flexibility of their website and its content.
Once the company evaluated their requirements, they were
able to identify the areas that were important to them and the
solutions that would make managing the website easier.
Setting out clear expectations is a critical component of develop-
ing an effective website. Once the needs were known, pavliks.com
presented the Sitefinity Content Management System that
would allow Hassey Realty to update and control the content on
the site. This system also allows for custom programming which
was another important benefit.
Hassey Realty identified a need to have a consistent,
professional way to present properties on the website. The
look, navigation and information needed to be uniformly
presented. The team at pavliks.com developed a custom Sitefinity
module that allows company employees to fill in a form for each
property listing. This form has custom fields, drop down menus
and an area to load the property images. Once the form is
completed, the information is displayed professionally on the
website the way Hassey Realty wants their customers to view it.
This process ensures that all Hassey Realty listings are uniform.
In the same time, the new functionality provided an easy way for
administering the listings without the need of formatting.
Hassey Realty also took advantage of the integrated Sitefinity
mapping feature that provides a link to google maps, so the end
Commercial Real Estate
The Hassey group of companies specializes
in providing a broad range of real estate
services to the commercial, industrial,
development, and investment markets.
Hassey Realty needed a way to update their
website content immediately, to ensure that
their customers were getting current and
Sitefinity Content Management System
provided the flexibility for Hassey Realty
to make changes to their site and pavliks.
com provided the custom programming to
ensure uniform and consistent information
was presented to the customer.
The Hassey Realty website took 1 month
to build, and required 1 developer and 1
designer. The site was developed in ASP.NET,
SQL Server 2005 and Sitefinity CMS 3.2 SP2
user can get quick access to the property location. This feature is
an important aspect in meeting the needs of the customer.
A new website is often an opportunity to address the branding
of a company. Hassey Realty took advantage of this, and has also
updated the look of their website and corporate brand, utilizing
the resources of pavliks.com.
With the implementation of Sitefinity, Hassey Realty can ensure
that the information on their website is always current and can
be updated in a matter of minutes. The value of their web pres-
ence for their customers has been improved.
Hassey Realty also has an easy to use custom “real estate listings”
module that provides hassle-free management from the CMS
backend and delivers a polished and consistent presentation to
the customer on the frontend.
“We now have full control of all
aspects of our website and we can
administer it independently. Brilliant!”
- Colin Hassey
The Hassey Realty new website saves time
in managing content and brings value to
their customers by always providing