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With Fall season here, showings are on the rise and so are complaints about rules violations (such as entering a listing without an appointment) and serious etiquette violations (such as failing to lock the door when you and your client leave). We thought it a good time for a reminder for all of us about the importance of following showing rules and etiquette. While this is not an official …

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(Pictured Above: RMLS was officially signed into contract by then Board Chair, Mike Muske) It was 30 years ago today (Nov. 6, 1987) that our first contract was signed with Moore Data for RealTrieve MLS, forming RMLS (Regional Multiple Listing Service of MN). RMLS is still our legal company name, but in 2001, we started doing business as NorthstarMLS. The real estate industry and NorthstarMLS have come a long way in …

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NorthstarMLS is honored to announce that it has been named a finalist for an Inman Innovator Award — in the category of Most Innovative MLS or Association. The Inman Innovator Awards are given each year to recognize and celebrate industry innovation and accomplishments. The winners will be announced at the Innovator Bash on August 4, 2016, at 8 p.m. at Inman Connect in San Francisco. Who Qualifies? Per …

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We are excited to announce the launch of our updated website! NorthstarMLS.com is now easier to use on a wide range of devices and screen sizes. You’ll still find the same content, documentation and resources, but a better responsive design touch has been added so that the site automatically adjusts content for better viewing on desktops, laptops, tablets and smartphones. In addition: We now have the ability to …

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Annual Survey Results Are In We recently completed our 10th annual Service Quality Index Survey of NorthstarMLS subscribers. I look at the Survey results as NorthstarMLS’s most valuable management tool for helping us be a better provider of support for your businesses. We not only look at the ratings in terms of trending (good and not as good as we want), but we read all of the comments that so …

Message from NorthstarMLS CEO John Mosey Read More »

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Tip of the Week – NorthstarMLS Core Services Did you know that there are over 20 NorthstarMLS Core Services? These are the applications and services that are included with your MLS fees at no additional charge — which include Matrix, Realist, BookAShowing, Add/Edit, Infosparks and more. You can view all NorthstarMLS Core Services here Additional Tools & Services NorthstarMLS® contracts with a number of 3rd party vendors who …

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On July 29, Microsoft plans to release Windows 10 as a free upgrade to its operating system.  This Windows upgrade will include Internet Explorer 11 (IE11), which is the same version of Internet Explorer included with Windows 8 and is compatible with NorthstarMLS Matrix. You will not have issues with Matrix if you upgrade to Windows 10 and continue to use IE11. Windows 10 also includes a brand …

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As announced by your REALTOR Associations, the Minnesota MLS data share organization SASI’s data vendor contract ended April 30. We are pleased to announce that the participating REALTOR Associations now have an alternative method for sharing MLS listings with offers of compensation included. This sharing is available through the Find application, available to you as a NorthstarMLS core service. Association listings currently available through Find are the Duluth Area Association of Realtors …

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We are excited to announce the launch of our redesigned website [NorthstarMLS.com] on Tuesday, Jan. 21! You’ll still find the same content, documentation and other resources you’re accustomed to, but the site has been rebuilt with a responsive design to provide a platform that automatically adjusts content for better viewing on desktops, laptops, tablets and smartphones. Like many websites, when you viewed NorthstarMLS.com on a phone or tablet …

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