It’s time to set the MLS data free

There are many benefits to lifting restrictions on MLS data. Perhaps it is time the U.S. Department of Justice to take another look at the monopoly power of the MLSs …

Is refusing to cut commission worth blowing the deal?

There are times where it makes sense to negotiate your commission. This can be requested by the buyer, seller or their Realtor …

Why I won’t use a chatbot on my real estate website

There has been a lot of talk about chatbots lately, so I tested one that came highly recommended. What I found was that the chatbot could not answer any of my questions, and instead tried to push me to leave my contact information so a human could call…

Are MLSs and associations held to the same rules as members?

The MLS rules and the Realtor Code of Ethics should be honored by everyone, including the MLS and National Association of Realtors (NAR) …