Category: MLS Listing Photography

Update Photos from HomeSpotter

Earlier this year, we announced the ability to edit listings directly from the HomeSpotter app. As a reminder you can edit the status, contingency, price, public and agent remarks and expiration date on your listings in the HomeSpotter app – this video shows

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Don’t Risk a Copyright Lawsuit!

Rules Roundup — Don’t Risk a Copyright Lawsuit! When you submit a photograph to the NorthstarMLS database, MLS rules require that you have the authority for the Service to include the content in MLS Compilation, in any statistical report, on

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Tip of the Week for 10/17

Tip of the Week – Don’t Forget About Photo Captions! Are you including photo captions with your listing photos on NorthstarMLS Matrix? Captions can be added to each photo that you upload and can help make your listing photos more

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Rules Roundup: Listing Photos

Last quarter, the NorthstarMLS Rules and Regs department issued over 320 notices for listings with a photo missing – the most since Q2 of 2014. It’s a NorthstarMLS rule that a property photo must be uploaded within two business days

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Picture Perfect!

Photo Improvements Coming Wednesday! We are happy to announce three major new photo enhancements for NorthstarMLS! We have increased the maximum number of photos per listing from 18 to 24. We have increased the maximum photo resolution from 640×480 to 1024×768. Potential buyers will see your

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Tip of the Week for 6/8

Tip of the Week – Photo Fail Adding photos to your listing with Add/Edit? If needed, don’t forget to correct the orientation of the photos and save in a third-party photo editing application, such as Adobe Photoshop or Corel PaintShop

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MLS Photo Tips with John Walsh Pt. 2

NorthstarMLS Listing Photography Tips – A picture could be worth a 1,000 leads Check out Part 2 of our series on MLS Photo Tips with John, as we follow him around an MLS listing photo shoot in a local Minneapolis

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MLS Photo Tips with John Walsh Pt. 1

NorthstarMLS Listing Photography Tips – A picture could be worth a 1,000 leads No verbal description can compete with a good listing photograph when entering a listing into the MLS. Many buyers search online during their home buying process and

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Real Estate Rush Hour: Picture Perfect

Real Estate Rush Hour – “Picture Perfect” Remember, at least one photo must be uploaded to NorthstarMLS within two business days of the listing being entered (except Lots & Land). In our next Real Estate Rush Hour adventure, Sheriff Polaris

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Photo Copyright FAQs

As announced yesterday, NorthstarMLS is taking actions to strengthen listing photo and data copyrights.  As described in that announcement, part of that process (when new listings are entered) is to record whether a NorthstarMLS subscriber took the photos and wrote the

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