There are two types of MultiSwap chains:
- The first is a ‘pre-made’ chain of our suggested homes for you to view. You can create up to 9 different MultiSwap chains, with a maximum of 5 homes in each chain. All homes are randomly chosen based on ‘best matches’ for each user’s saved search preferences.
- The second is a ‘build your own‘ option, which is done by yourself or other swappers. You’ll need to find each link in the chain and there can be a maximum of 3 homes in a chain.
The chain is built so that the tenants in link 1 moves to link 2, link 2 moves to link 3, and link 3 moves to link 1.
Each tenant in the chain follows the details in a step-by-step guide at the top of the screen. This will tell the tenant who started the MultiSwap what to do next.
If there are any broken links in the chain, i.e. if link 3 doesn’t want to move to link 2, the option to ‘find home’ will appear along with the option to drag a property from the ‘suggested matches for this swap’.
To be part of a MultiSwap search you need to have done the following:
- Go to ‘My details’
- Click on the ‘About me’ page
- Tick the box ‘Please tick this box if you are happy to participate in MultiSwaps’
This will let other swappers know that you are interested in MultiSwaps.