Contact:  Connie Chen
T:   (703) 608-0006

For Immediate Release


The solution provides a fast, visual-mapping and data-rich search experience that consumers love, dramatically increasing site traffic and audience engagement on site for publishers and the agents, brokers, and builders they serve.

June 13, 2018, San Francisco, CA– is pleased to announce that the San Francisco Chronicle has gone live on the new platform as its online Real Estate solution for the San Francisco area. The project was completed in less than two weeks and has doubled traffic in the two months post-launch.

The Enclosure solution – which is cloud-based – is built on the patented, award-winning Transparensee Discovery Search Engine that uses geography, relevancy, and user-based customization to provide a stunningly fast and robust experience resulting in increased time-on-site and exponential audience growth.

The new Real Estate site is a responsive user experience and seamlessly adjusts to desktop, tablet and smartphone screen sizes, regardless of screen orientation, manufacturer or operating system platform.

Ginger Neal, Senior Vice President Advertising, said “We are pleased to have Enclosure as a partner in an area that has so much potential. Their innovative product approach provides engaging functionality to home and rental searching.  The content integration and feature presentation better serves local agents and brokers trying to reach and engage with our audience and provides the competitive set and utility to compete as a true real estate vertical.  Enclosure delivered on our vision, and we immediately saw tenfold growth in an area that had been flat"

Steve Lavine, Chief Executive Officer of, added, “We are thrilled about this new partnership with the San Francisco Chronicle.  We've been so impressed with their progressive approach to serving their local markets and can't wait to see how they capitalize on the platform."

About the San Francisco Chronicle:

The San Francisco Chronicle is the largest newspaper in Northern California and the second largest on the West Coast. Readers throughout the Bay Area understand that for coverage of the topics that matter most in their lives, the place to turn is the Chronicle and its sister site, SFGATE.

SFGATE provides a 360° view of San Francisco, wildly reflective of right now. Provocative, energetic, unapologetic, the GATE is in constant conversation with the world’s most eclectic city. SFGATE features breaking news updated throughout the day; staff blogs; reader forums; photo galleries; video; up-to-the-minute sports scoreboards; as well as real estate, classifieds, jobs and recruitment, and auto databases.

The is a Real Estate solution that provides lightning fast, visual-mapping and data-rich search, and a mobile responsive experience that consumers love, while delivering to publishers — and the agents, brokers, property managers and builders they serve —  increases in traffic, engagement, and tools to support custom business models and content integration.  Enclosure is now used by a growing group of progressive publishers across the nation and continues to evolve and expand based on real-time data analytics, feedback, and partnerships.