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By popular request, the new NorthstarMLS default setting for ShowingTime overlapping appointments is to continue to allow them, but no longer reveal the appointment blocks/overlaps to the showing agent that other agents have scheduled. List agents may change this setting on some or all of their listings if they choose. The other options are to allow overlapping appointments and show the other appointments/overlaps, or to not allow overlapping appointments at all. If …

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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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Below are some interesting statistical nuggets on a couple of NorthstarMLS Core Services that we pulled on NorthstarMLS subscribers. Authentisign So far in 2016, over 9,000 consumers/users have signed 266,622 documents. NOTE:  In 2015, Authentisign was used by 10,675 consumers to sign 613,619 documents. ShowingTime Since ShowingTime was launched on NorthstarMLS over a month ago (May 3), NorthstarMLS subscribers have scheduled 194,636 showings for their clients. ShowingTime has …

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Less than 2 weeks until we replace BookAShowing with ShowingTime. Do you have questions? We have posted a lot of information and resources for the May 3rd conversion from BookAShowing to ShowingTime. They are all collected in a single location on this web page. Check back as we continue to update it. Our latest addition is a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) document. These are answers to questions that have been asked …

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BookAShowing has been the online showing scheduling solution for NorthstarMLS subscribers since 2009. It continues to be one of our highest rated services each year. ShowingTime, the nation’s leading showing solutions company, has recently bought BookAShowing. Through the joining of these two companies, you will get the best showing and feedback management solutions in the residential real estate industry. We are also confident we will continue to have …

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Tip of the Week – Eliminate Duplicate Feedback Forms We recently posted a reminder of the importance of showing feedback. There was good discussion via social media/NorthstarMLS Blog that included a couple more suggestions. Check them out below. Remember — showing feedback doesn’t have to be a painful experience! Listing photos & MLS # Displayed on BAS Feedback Requests This past June we announced three BookAShowing enhancements – …

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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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We are pleased to announce three BookAShowing enhancements resulting from frequent user requests. Open Matrix listing from BookAShowing This is the one most of you have been waiting for. The MLS number and primary photo are now linked to the listing in Matrix. Click to open the Matrix property full display in a new tab/window. These links are available on the scheduling screen, showings calendar, feedback forms and feedback emails. Schedule multiple …

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