A line in the sand: W+R Studios won’t accept old listing data standard

Six months ago W+R Studios began the process of making all of its products, the Cloud Agent Suite, compatible with the RESO Web API. Today, the company announced it had achieved that goal, and, moreover, it would no longer accept data from new MLS customers via RETS — only through the RESO Web API.

CoreLogic’s top lawyer is quitting in the middle of a Justice Dept. inquiry

A spokesperson for CoreLogic confirmed to Inman that Arnold Pinkston would be leaving the company and explained that he had received a job offer from a large medical device manufacturer in Orange County, California. 

Realtor group sends cease and desist over CoreLogic data breach

The Austin Board of Realtors is demanding that the Travis Central Appraisal District stop using and destroy any multiple listing service data it may have obtained from CoreLogic.

CoreLogic accused of inappropriately selling MLS data

The Austin Board of Realtors is accusing CoreLogic, the vendor of its multiple listing service of selling home sold data to Travis Central Appraisal District, a county-level home appraisal organization. 

WATCH: Using data to drive associations forward

Associations across the country are using data to help their organizations in different ways. Get an inside perspective on what this looks like.

‘We’re done with this sh*t’: ABoR CEO’s call for change

Read Austin Board of Realtors CEO Emily Chenevert’s call to association boards and executives.

Austin Board of Realtors launches photo copyright program

ABoR debuted its Verified MLS Photography Partner Program in January. Through the program, photographers agree to license their photos to the Board of Realtors’ multiple listing service in perpetuity, making members who use their services a third-party…

Bombing suspect dead, Austin real estate community remains vigilant

The jarring news brought some relief to the anxiety permeating the Texas capital, where residents were on high alert for more bombings. Austin police said Conditt was thought to be behind all the attacks — four package bomb explosions and one tripwire…

Austin’s ‘serial bomber’ has real estate agents on guard

Austin residents, including many local real estate agents, are grappling with the news that another bombing occurred in their city on the night of Sunday, March 18 — the fourth such explosion in less than a month …

Austin and San Antonio MLSs explore consolidation

No rings have been exchanged yet, but two Texas MLSs are considering tying the knot …