Tag: Matrix

  Our NorthstarMLS Advanced Training Videos are geared for intermediate level NorthstarMLS Matrix users and will walk you through some of the advanced features of the Matrix system. Matrix Advanced Videos Include: Customize Single Line Grid Display Advanced Matrix Map Search Saving a Search in Matrix Creating a CMA in Matrix Adding and Removing Additional Search Fields Customize Your Matrix Home Screen Using Market Stats in Matrix Hot Sheets in Matrix Driving …

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IMPORTANT: Adjust Your Browser Bookmark/Favorite for Matrix Recently, the Matrix vendor switched to a secure protocol called HTTPS. With this update, all communication between you and the Matrix system is now encrypted. This is especially important when using Matrix through a public wireless connection where a hacker could potentially “listen in on” what you enter. HTTPS prevents this and improves overall security for the MLS system. What Now? The web address for …

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A Powerful Drive Time Predictor As a real estate professional, you’ve likely heard something like this before from a client: “I like the house, but how long is my drive to work going to be?” With a cool and simple to use map search tool now available in NorthstarMLS Matrix called INRIX Drive Time, you can provide that information to your clients. Watch the 2-minute video below to …

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Don’t forget to Whitelist NorthstarMLS@matrixmailer.com You and your clients may have previously whitelisted (i.e. add to your list of safe senders in your email program) postmaster@matrixemailer.com to ensure that any listings you email to clients via Matrix were successfully delivered. Our system vendor has changed that sender email address to: NorthstarMLS@matrixmailer.com. This will make it easier for them to troubleshoot any issues in the future. Please ensure you and your clients whitelist this …

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ShowingTime Goes Live on NorthstarMLS on Tuesday, May 3 — less than four days from today!  On Tuesday, May 3, 2016, NorthstarMLS will be moving from BookAShowing to ShowingTime for its online showing scheduling solution. As we announced last fall, BookAShowing was purchased by ShowingTime. Hopefully by now, you’ve seen, read or watched one of our many announcements here on Matrix and social media. But if not, the infographic …

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Tip of the Week – Home Tab in Matrix Did you know you can quickly access several of the most popular and most clicked upon NorthstarMLS pages anywhere in Matrix? Wherever you are while logged into NorthstarMLS Matrix, hover over the Home tab (circled below in red) and you will see a list of several page options to chose from. (As seen in the screen shot below.) Easily …

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Tip of the Week — Market Watch in Matrix If you’re looking to keep up with what’s happening in a certain area of the market, use Market Watch on the Matrix home screen. Use the dropdown (left side) to select your search type — Single Family, Multi-Family, Farm, etc. You can see what’s happened in the entire market in the last 24 hours, or adjust it for different …

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Tip of the Week – Searching for Rentals in Matrix Have a client that’s looking to rent? Try using the NorthstarMLS database to search for available rentals that fit your client’s needs. Currently, there are over 500 active residential rentals listed in the NorthstarMLS database. To search rentals on the MLS, hover over the “Search” tab, then the “Single-Family” tab and click on “Rentals” in the dropdown window. …

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Earlier this week, we announced improvements to the Client Portal, including improved displays. Those improvements are now in place.  The Portal works basically the same, so your clients do not need to re-learn it. Most of the changes are cosmetic. If you haven’t already watched, take a moment to watch our five minute tutorial video. You can share this video with your clients, and it is available in the …

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Tip of the Week – Auto Email Enhancements A new feature in Auto Email Settings now lets you craft an initial Welcome Email message AND a new Recurring Email message for each Auto Email you have set up. The Welcome Email is sent with the first auto email, while subsequent auto emails will use the Recurring message. When you set up a new Auto Email, you will see …

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