Category: Data Accuracy

MLS data is always evolving and being updated. Inaccurate listing data can quickly deflate potential buyers’ perceptions of your clients’ home. NorthstarMLS safeguards market information so you can do your job confidently. When you login to the MLS, you can be …

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Each week the NorthstarMLS Rules & Regulations Department receives reports of potential issues with listings in the Matrix System. You’ve probably run across these at some point. Anything from inaccurate data – wrong square footage measurements or photo issues – such as a …

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Rules Roundup – Are You Putting the Correct Status Updates on Your Listings? Inaccurate listing statuses and untimely listing updates in the NorthstarMLS database continues to be one of the most common complaints to our Rules and Regs Department. In …

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Rules Roundup – Third Quarter Stats Summary In quarter three of 2015, the NorthstarMLS Rules and Regulations Department addressed 7,432 listing violations – 98% of them were waived or no fine was given. This infographic highlights the top 5 incorrect …

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Tip of the Week – Past the Projected Closed Date Have you ever received a notice for a listing that is “Past the Projected Closed Date”? It is one of the most common violations that the NorthstarMLS rules and regulations …

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Rules Roundup – Don’t Be That Agent! Each week the NorthstarMLS Rules & Regs Department receives reports of potential issues with listings in the Matrix System. You’ve probably run across these at some point. Anything from inaccurate data – such as the …

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Rules Roundup – Q4 Rules & Regs Stats Summary Inaccurate listing data can quickly deflate potential buyers’ perceptions of your clients’ home. More than ever, the accuracy of the listing data you input into NorthstarMLS affects the success of the …

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Tip of the Week – Renewed Urgency for Data Accuracy Starting today (Jan. 26), Fannie Mae is making its new Collateral Underwriter program available to lenders. This automated model flags potential errors in an appraisal and scores it for the …

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Tip of the Week – Report a Problem With This Listing Did you know there is a quick and easy way for you to help us make the NorthstarMLS database as accurate as possible? On every listing’s Property Full Display, …

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Rules Roundup: Measuring a 4-Level Split Have you ever struggled measuring a split level house? Accurate measurements are critical to fellow agents, potential buyers, CMA’s, appraisals, etc. Incorrect or incomplete data remains one of the top violations reported to the …

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