As you may have noticed, we have a new, frequently requested feature in our Add/Edit system: Clone. Not the biochemistry kind, but the ability to create an exact duplicate of an already existing listing for which you are the List or Co-List Agent (if your broker has granted you permission to add new listings). If you have Office Broker permissions, you may Clone any listing previously listed by any agent in …

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Over the past couple of months, a group of six Iowa Associations have joined the NorthstarMLS Common Data Platform (CDP) whereby they enter their listings into our database (via our Add/Edit system) but continue to maintain their own separate front-end MLS system. Their listings (mostly in Iowa) are also available to you for search and view in NorthstarMLS Matrix. As a result of this expansion, searches on City names …

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Use MyFloodStatus for pinpointing accurate Flood Determinations for Your Clients in 2020! Sign up for a 30-minute webinar on Jan. 13 and learn more. Learn about Accurate Flood Zone Determinations and how they help real estate professionals eliminate risk of liability, reduce flood insurance premiums for homeowners, buyers and sellers, remove properties from High Risk Flood Zones, and increase buyer activity for "low risk" properties in High Risk …

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Are you working with a seller who would rather not schedule showings over the holidays? If the property is going to be unavailable for showing for more than 24 hours, the listing must be changed to TNAS (Temporary Not Available for Showing) Status. Those days won’t count toward the Days On Market and the listing can go back to Active Status when the seller wants to show it again. Questions? Contact the …

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Tip of the Week: Rolling 12-Month Data View Analyzing market data through graphs and looking for trends can be tricky because the data points sometimes change drastically from month to month. For example, if a brand new condo building was built in October 2018, home sales may have seen a large spike that month, when October is usually a slow sales month. Thankfully, when creating charts in InfoSparks (a NorthstarMLS …

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As we look back on 2019, we are very thankful for our MLS subscribers and partners, and the opportunity to support your efforts to serve your clients’ dreams of home ownership. Again this season, we are donating to Second Harvest Heartland on behalf of NorthstarMLS subscribers and our Board of Directors. Second Harvest is the upper midwest’s largest hunger relief organization, collecting and distributing tens of millions of pounds of food …

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Use MyFloodStatus for pinpointing accurate Flood Determinations for Your Clients! Sign up for a 30-minute webinar and learn more. Learn about Accurate Flood Zone Determinations and how they help real estate professionals eliminate risk of liability, reduce flood insurance premiums for homeowners, buyers and sellers, remove properties from High Risk Flood Zones, and increase buyer activity for "low risk" properties in High Risk Flood Zones. MyFloodStatus superior flood zone …

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Use Remine for targeted marketing now to get potential new business for 2020! Sign up for one of this Wednesday's webinars and learn how. NorthstarMLS core service Remine (available to you at no extra charge) can help you find new business and connect with past clients. With a traditionally slower winter market approaching, now is the perfect time to start farming and prospecting for the busier spring market ahead. Rather than blanketing …

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As you may have heard, earlier this week the Board of the National Association of Realtors passed the Clear Cooperation Policy (aka MLS Policy 8.0) by a vote of 729 (91.24%) to 70 (8.76%). The Policy requires that listings be submitted as Active to the MLS within one business day of being marketed to the public. NAR's intent is to strengthen cooperation and address concerns surrounding off-market listings, particularly …

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Target Your Marketing NOW using REMINE for potential new business in 2020! NorthstarMLS core service Remine (available to you at no extra charge) can help you find new business and connect with past clients. With a traditionally slower winter market approaching, now is the perfect time to start farming and prospecting for the busier spring market ahead. Rather than blanketing the same message to an entire area and hoping for the best, Remine helps you …

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