Largest NorCal multiple listing service hit by cyberattack

MetroList, the largest multiple listing service in Northern California, was hit by a cyberattack this week, leaving its more than 20,000 agent and broker subscribers without a fully functioning MLS for a day and a half and counting.

RatePlug joins Northern California’s largest MLS

Do you have buyers worried about what the monthly mortgage would be on a house they haven’t bought yet? What about the insurance payments? RatePlug is here to help …

Colorado’s largest MLS gets a facelift

REcolorado.com, Colorado’s largest multiple listing service (MLS), has partnered with a dozen homebuilders and real estate developers to expand the website to include listings of rental properties and new home construction …

4 big MLSs first to comply with RESO ‘data dictionary’ mandate

Four large multiple listing services are the first to adopt the National Association of Realtors-mandated MLS tech standards widely expected to set the stage for tech developers to build more, better and cheaper agent and broker tools powered by real e…

Broker pulls commission data from listing site after MLS demand

Flat-fee Denver brokerage Trelora has pulled commission information from its public search site after receiving a cease-and-desist letter from the local multiple listing service, REcolorado. Trelora stopped displaying the compensation rate and corresponding dollar value for buyer’s agents on specific listings on …

MLSs will soon speak the same language

By the end of this year, hundreds of multiple listing services must take a step that is widely expected to set the stage for tech developers to build more, better, and cheaper agent and broker tools powered by real estate …

Colorado’s Metrolist rebrands to strengthen ties to consumers, public-facing website

Colorado’s largest multiple listing service has rebranded, adopting the name of its public-facing MLS website in the hopes of resonating more with consumers. Metro Denver-based Metrolist, now REcolorado, will now also avoid confusion with another MLS, MetroList Services Inc., which …

Growing number of MLSs helping members track listing performance

The 16,000 members of Colorado’s largest multiple listing service, Metrolist, can now track their listing performance on the MLS’s public website through a dashboard from real estate software startup Vendigi. Vendigi launched its free listing activity monitoring platform, ListTrac, in June. Since …

Colorado’s biggest MLS offers members discount on mobile safety app

The kidnapping and murder of Arkansas real estate agent Beverly Carter has spurred Colorado’s largest multiple listing service to provide any agent or broker in the state with a personal safety mobile app at a discounted rate. Denver-area MLS Metrolist has teamed …

9 California MLSs set to use Move’s ‘deep-linking’ service to share listings

With the number of multiple listing services participating in a reciprocal deep-linking service powered by realtor.com operator Move Inc. set to grow from two to nine, more than 47,000 real estate professionals in 19 California counties will soon be ab…