Schedule Multiple Showings via Routes in Aligned Showings - METRO MLS Blog

Experience the convenience of scheduling multiple showings effortlessly with Aligned Showings’ intuitive Routes management feature. 

You can start a Route by selecting properties in Aligned Showings or Flexmls. Most often, you will begin in Flexmls.

Create a Route Starting in Flexmls

From a list of properties in Flexmls, check the box to the left of the main photo to choose your properties. Once selected, click on the three vertical dots in the top right corner of your screen next to Report Violation and select Aligned Showings.

Aligned Showings FlexmlsAfter the system redirects you to Aligned Showings, the Create Route pop-up screen will appear.

Aligned Showings will prompt you to name your Route and set the initial date and start time for the showings. In addition, you can review the listings you have chosen for this Route.

Now comes the time to set your schedule for the multiple showings. The platform estimates driving time between each property, ensuring your Route is well-optimized. Once you are satisfied with your schedule, just click Create & Schedule Route to preview your Route.

Create and Schedule Routes Aligned ShowingsAligned Showings allows you to preview your Route via the map and by travel time. You can add an additional listing or a non-MLS stop to your Route by clicking Add Stop at the top rightThe non-MLS stop option allows you to add any location, such as your office, home or coffee shop. When adding a business with multiple locations, Aligned Showings will provide you those that appear along your route.


To finalize the route, click Request Appointments. By clicking Share, you can copy the route or create a PDF version of the route.

Creating a Route Directly in Aligned Showings

If you are creating a Route directly from Aligned Showings, simply select Routes from the navigation menu on the left side of the screen. Then click the Create New Route button on the top right. 

You will have to select the properties you want to schedule a showing for. You can scroll through the list or search for a specific property by using the search address, MLS number or agent name in the search box in the top left of your screen. Once you are satisfied with your selections, click the Add to Route button. Then, follow the Route setup instructions.

To learn more, check out the Aligned Showings information page.