Listing a Rental on Facebook Marketplace (Legacy)

This help article contains instructions for the Legacy Version of Rentec Direct. More information about the latest version of Rentec Direct can be found here: The Remodel | Rentec Direct’s Newest Software Update


At this time, Facebook Marketplace is not accepting syndication from third parties but they do make it easy to post a rental listing manually. (Training video to accompany these steps is at the bottom of these instructions).

In your Facebook account: 

  1. Click on the Marketplace icon.
  2. Click on Sell Something.

    Facebook Marketplace Sell Something Button

  3. Click on Homes for Sale or Rent.

    Facebook Marketplace Homes for Sale or Rent Option

  4. Upload your property photos. Facebook Marketplace allows up to 50 photos.
  5. Fill out the Property Details section: 
    1. Use the drop-down menus to select home for Rent and the Rental Type (apartment/condo, house, or townhouse)
    2. Use the drop-down menus to select the number of bedrooms and bathrooms.
    3. Enter the exact property address. You do have the option to make that address private.
        Facebook Marketplace Property Details 
      Note: You also have the option to add the square footage, lease length and date available, and other additional features such as heating or cooling, pet-friendliness, parking, and laundry. 
  6. Choose where to post your listing (your profile page, other groups on Facebook, etc). 
  7. Click on the Post option when done. 

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