It’s Time for MLSs and Associations to Embrace Rentals

The early adopter train has left the station for most multiple listing services and REALTOR® Associations (not all) on rentals. But it’s not too late to make a place for this growing aspect of the housing industry.

By |2020-10-15T13:51:54-07:00October 15th, 2020|MLS, MLS Insights, Rentals|0 Comments

The Greater Albuquerque Association of REALTORS® is looking for a new MLS leader! Check it out!

The Southwest Multiple Listing Service, the MLS division of the Greater Albuquerque Association of REALTORS® is looking for a new Director of MLS Services. Albuquerque, the largest city in New Mexico is home to the world famous Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, the most photographed event on the planet.

By |2020-10-05T12:37:11-07:00October 5th, 2020|MLS, Recruiting|0 Comments

Cape Cod and Islands MLS Seek External Board Members from Real Estate Industry

Cape Cod & Islands Multiple Listing Service announced the restructuring of their board of directors with the application of two strategies that groups like the Houston Association of REALTORS, MRED, MLSListings, and many other leading firms have adopted.

By |2020-09-28T13:18:49-07:00September 28th, 2020|MLS, News|0 Comments

Rockford Area REALTORS® Expands Listing Exposure, Lead Gen and Referral Opportunities for its members with new MRED partnership

Love it when Associations provide their members with additional choice of MLS services. As we know all brokerages are not created equal and by providing more choice, Rockford Area REALTORS® can find the most effective ways to leverage MLS-provided tools to grow their business.

By |2020-09-24T10:07:14-07:00September 25th, 2020|MLS, Press Releases|0 Comments

What your MLS Should Expect… No – Demand from its Vendors

We’ve put together an extensive list of what your MLS should expect…no, demand from the vendors you work with.  Many of these concepts cover everything we’ve learned at WAV Group as consultants to several real estate organizations.

By |2020-09-22T11:07:03-07:00September 22nd, 2020|MLS|0 Comments

Strategic Planning: MLSs Need to Think Bigger by Unshackling the Obvious

If the MLS truly wants to make the Market Work, services for Confidence, Connections, and Community must apply to a broader understanding of what defines the market, and how the MLS can serve the needs of brokers and agents who understand that the real estate market includes commercial, rental, and new home.

By |2020-09-09T09:23:37-07:00September 9th, 2020|MLS|0 Comments

Grants Available from NAR to Support MLS Consolidation and Data-Sharing

A few weeks ago, posts on social media popped up about the National Association of Realtors® MLS Consolidation Grant Program. The formation of this grant program came about through NAR’s President’s Advisory Group (PAG) and offered three types of grants for MLS’s to pursue.

By |2020-08-05T20:49:53-07:00August 6th, 2020|MLS|0 Comments