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As announced last month, we’re rolling out a redesign of the NorthstarMLS Add/Edit system. The overhaul boasts a modern design that automatically adapts to your device (desktop, laptop, tablet, smartphone). Open Houses was the first phase of the redesign that will be followed in the coming months by Media Uploads (photos, supplements and virtual tours), the listing input screens, and more. For a quick look at how Inputting Open Houses works, check out our video …

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Gearing up for the spring market? That likely means more showings and open houses. The video below offers showing etiquette tips that we’ve received from agents, along with some plain common sense, to help ensure a pleasant house hunting experience. Give it a view if you have two minutes – you might get a chuckle! Don’t forget to use ShowingTime to manage your showings & open houses. It’s a …

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  NorthstarMLS is rolling out a redesign of its Add/Edit system, starting tonight with Open Houses. This is the first of a phase-in of the redesign that will be followed in the coming months by Media Uploads (photos, supplements and virtual tours), the listing input screens, and more. There may be up to a 1-hour Add/Edit outage tonight (at approximately 11:00pm) as we rollout the Open Houses input redesign. …

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Upload Photos and Supplements Before You Save Your Listing As Active! We are happy to report that one of our most requested Add/Edit features is now a reality. You may upload your listing photos, supplements, virtual tours and open houses to your listing before you save it as Active. You can also upload them to a listing while it’s in Withhold status as you and your seller prepare the home …

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It’s a nice hot summer Saturday afternoon, but you’re hard at it – a full day showing your clients home to potential buyers. But 3PM has passed, and you’ve just had another scheduled showing bail on you with no warning. Annoying and unprofessional, right? Last month, we posted this infographic that illustrates some showing etiquette tips. Home showings and open house etiquette is for the most part common …

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TLCengine’s True Lifestyle Cost, a NorthstarMLS core service, recently integrated a new paperless lead-capturing open house technology (works great on iPad or Android/Windows tablets) to its system: Spacio. And since TLC integrated it, the integration feature is free for all NorthstarMLS subscribers! Spacio offers an open house sign-in form to attract and engage new leads. The system helps you log buyer leads, feedback and other data so you can …

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Rules Roundup – Strangers at Showings These three things recently happened to a NorthstarMLS agent while showing homes, and the lessons learned. Unknown Buyer Wanders In When showing a home recently, the agent left the front door half open (the glass storm door was closed). He was showing the property to his clients when they heard a noise. An unknown buyer had entered – the individual had arrived …

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Tip of the Week – Map Searching for Open Houses Currently, there are over 3,600 Public/Broker Open Houses in the NorthstarMLS Matrix system. The Open House Search screen allows you to quickly find Public Open Houses and Broker Tours in the Matrix system. Make it even easier by using the map function to search for Open Houses and Broker Tours, rather than skimming through the Single Line Display …

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