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RE: webschema-ISSUE-13 (Describing Real Estate): Schema.org should document how best to describe Real Estate [Feedback on Schema.org]

From: Kurt Maine <kurt@develohost.com>
Date: Fri, 10 Feb 2012 15:35:59 -0700
To: Leonardo Picado <lpicado@backcountry.com>
Cc: <public-vocabs@w3.org>
Message-ID: <58aeeb0e23ef096def915983659aa939@develohost.com>
Aggregate Ratings come to my mind in this situation 
(http://schema.org/AggregateRating). Most of the time, the average 
rating (the RatingValue property of AggregateRating) wouldn't be a whole 
number, so they choose to give ratings in decimal format:
<span itemprop="ratingValue">3.2</span>
or in this case:
<span itemprop="bathrooms">0.5</span>

Zillow, for example, already displays the number of bathrooms in 
decimal form (1.0, 1.5, 2.0, etc).


On 10.02.2012 13:23, Leonardo Picado wrote:
> Hi Kurt
>
> Question, how would one tackle "Half Bathrooms" ?
>
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Kurt Maine [mailto:kurt@develohost.com]
> Sent: viernes, 10 de febrero de 2012 02:16 p.m.
> To: public-vocabs@w3.org
> Subject: Re: webschema-ISSUE-13 (Describing Real Estate): Schema.org
> should document how best to describe Real Estate [Feedback on
> Schema.org]
>
> I propose that a Real Estate itemtype contain the following 
> properties:
>
> BrokerName: The owner, or the broker representing the owners of the 
> property.
> BrokerOrganization: The name of the Broker or Agent's company.
> BrokerTelephone: The telephone number of the broker.
> BrokerURL: The URL of the Broker or Brokerage Companies Web site.
> PropertyType: The type of property (Single Family Home, Multi-family
> Home, Rental)
> Price: The offer price or rent of the property.
> PriceTerm: The payment cycle that this property's price represents
> (Total for homes, Monthly for rentals?)
> PriceCurrency: The currency of the price.
> Bedrooms: The number of bedrooms.
> Bathrooms: The number of bathrooms.
> Floors: The total number of levels of the property.
> Amentities: A list of a property's features (in format of ItemList).
> YearBuilt: The year the propety was built.
> LivingArea: The total area of the living space.
> LivingAreaUnit: The unit of measurement used to define the living
> area (Square Feet, Square Meters).
> LotArea: The total area of the property's land.
> LotAreaUnit: The unit of measurement used to define the lot's area
> (Acres, Square Meters, Hectares).
>
>
> Properties from Thing
> Description: A short description of the item.
> Image:	URL of an image of the item.
> Name: The name of the item.
> URL: URL of the item.
>
> Properties from Place
> Address: Physical address of the item.
> Fax Number: The fax number.
> Geo: the geo coordinates of the place.
> Maps: a URL to a map of the place.
> Photos: Photographs of this place.
> Reviews: Review of the item.
> Telephone: The telephone number.
>
> I welcome and invite discussion on how this proposal may be improved.
> Let's think this through, and try not to complicate it too much.
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