Why the MLS isn’t dead, and why backers say that’s good for consumers

A recent piece in Forbes suggested the multiple listing service is on its way out thanks to startups such as REX, but backers tell Inman they’re not worried

Why the MLS isn’t dead, and why backers say that’s good for consumers

A recent piece in Forbes claims MLSs are not relevant to buyers because they have other places to go for listing information and are doing more of the work that agents used to do themselves and that new technology like big data and AI is doing the work…

Rex Real Estate raises $15M, boasts 2% listing fee

Brokerage eschews MLS listings to save on costs and charges homesellers a 2-percent flat fee as opposed to the industry average of 5 to 6 percent …