4 Apps to Help Your Client Find a Roommate

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As difficult as it is to find the right house, it can sometimes be even more difficult to find the right roommate. Your clients are already going to have enough on their plate without having to worry about whom they might live with–and you don’t want that added stress keeping your client from their dream home or from moving altogether. Fortunately, you can help them with this part of the process, …

Realtor.com: Homes Selling Fast as Prices Hit Record Highs

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We have good news straight from Realtor.com–the housing market is better than ever, with homes in May moving the fastest of any month since the housing recovery began, even with steeper asking prices! Per preliminary May data released by realtor.com, the median age of May realtor.com properties was 65 days, which was the same median age as a year ago and three days faster than last month. The median home was …

Video: NEW Alpha Listing Search

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The MLS is excited to announce the release of our new listing search! The redesigned search, which is currently in its Alpha testing mode, hosts a wide variety of new features, including an interactive visible map; detailed school zone information; photographic aerial and birds-eye views; a freestyle drawing tool; and much, much more. Though the new listing search is still in testing mode, it has already proven to be a powerful …

How to Build Your Brand

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  The experts at Buffini & Co. have some advice for those of you looking for ways to grow your business. “If you have a business, you have a brand, and each time you connect with your clients—whether in person, on the phone or online—you have a chance to build your brand and create loyal advocates,” they state in a RISMedia article devoted to tips and tricks for improving your brand …

News: CEO Annie Ives Profiled in Angeleno Magazine

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We’re delighted to share MLS CEO Annie Ives’ feature in the Power Players section of Angeleno magazine’s June 2016 issue. The publication showcases Ives’ extensive experience with The MLS, as well as her instinct for innovation in MLS technology. For a larger view, please click the image. CLICK HERE for the full issue of Angeleno. …

Homesnap Safety Features for Agents

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Being an agent can be scary sometimes. During open houses, agents often find themselves vulnerable to any manner of visitor. Fortunately, the Homesnap mobile app has a powerful two-part solution: the Safety Timer and the Distress Alert.  Per the Homesnap website: “The Safety Timer allows an agent to set a timer when he or she arrives at a showing. If the agent does not stop the timer after a set amount …

Video: Agent Inventory Tutorial

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Have you had a chance to take advantage of our agent inventory function? If you haven’t–or if you’d like a little help figuring it out!–we’ve got a brand-new video to show you the ropes. The Agent Inventory is a handy tool that you can use to keep track of all of your listings, whether you were the buying agent, the selling agent… or both! Need any extra help, or have anything …

New MLS System Menu

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Another day, another new exciting feature on TheMLS.com! Today, we’re pleased to introduce the new MLS System Menu, which will be officially launching Wednesday morning (May 11th), and will offer a host of upgrades, including improved mobile compatibility, a revamped appearance, and easier menu bar access to important links. Check out some of the brand new features in our introductory video! …

Introducing… the Listing Click Counter!

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We are delighted to announce our member site’s newest feature: the Listing Click Counter! With this innovative addition to our listing tools, MLS members will have an easier time than ever tracking their listings. The Listing Click Counter cuts out the middle man, compiling up-to-the-minute data from Trulia, Zillow and Homes.com so that every piece of information you need is available with the click of a button. For more information about …