Yardi Adds Social Media Marketing Features

Santa Barbara-based apartment leasing software suite developer Yardi has expanded its software to handle social media marketing, according to the firm. Yardi said it has expanded its Yardi Marketing Suite to now handle social media marketing, including a Facebook application and links to Twitter. Yardi said the tools allow possible renters to check availability and lease apartments directly from Facebook. Yardi's software is used for real estate investment management and property management, handling operations, accounting, and other aspects for real estate mannagement.