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Tuesday, March 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
WAV Group Report: Emerging Data Solutions in Real Estate »
ARROYO GRANDE, California -  WAV Group has published a report on  Emerging Data Solutions in Real Estate...
Monday, March 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
CarolinaMLS Begins Providing Service to Multiple Listing Service of Catawba Valley, Inc. »
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina – The Carolina Multiple Listing Services, Inc. (CarolinaMLS), a wholly-owned subsidiary corporat...
Friday, February 23, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Broker Public Portal Gets Financial Boost as Homesnap Lands $14M Funding »
ROCKVILLE, Maryland – Broker Public Portal (BPP) announced today that joint venture partner Homesnap, the public-facing...
Friday, February 23, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Broker Public Portal with Homesnap Grows Over 150% in First Year »
ROCKVILLE, Maryland – Broker Public Portal (BPP) since its launch with Homesnap in January last year has grown from serv...
Thursday, February 15, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Breaking Down the 2008 DOJ–NAR Settlement Agreement »
There has been a lot of speculation recently about the 2008 settlement agreement between the Department of Justice and the...

Tuesday, March 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Leadership Lens: Work on Being Indispensable »
Denee Evans, CEO of CMLS offers her thoughts on the future of real estate leadership.   Denee Evans is the...
Monday, February 26, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Evans Continues Call to Lead - Featured on MLS Roundtable »
Denee Evans, CEO of the Council of MLS, continued her challenge to the MLS industry to take bold leadership steps in 2018....
Friday, February 2, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
CEO Denee Evans: 2018 Is A Defining Year For MLS »
Originally received by CMLS members on Jan. 23, 2018, CMLS CEO Denee Evans' "2018 Is A Defining Year For MLS" Letter shar...
Tuesday, January 30, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
CMLS Member Spotlight: Art Carter, CEO of CRMLS »
When Art Carter describes the real estate industry, he almost always defines it as a community. And, he says, it is this c...
Thursday, January 4, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
​2018 Board Of Directors Ready To Lead CMLS »
CHICAGO – Council of Multiple Listing Services (CMLS), the professional trade organization that serves the Multiple List...

Section Councils
Friday, July 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
CMLS Customer Service Section Council Highlights MLS PIN Success Story »
Article by Victor Lund, CMLS Business Partner   There are many MLSs leveraging the CMLS Customer Service Be...
Monday, July 10, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
CMLS Legal Section Council: Revisiting DMCA Safe Harbor After The Final Rule »
Much has been written about the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, and the Safe Harbor it provides from financial liability...
Thursday, May 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
CMLS Finance Section Council: Finishing A Financial Audit Is Really A Beginning »
Now that the annual audit of the financials is complete, you can take a deep breath, relax your shoulders, and even take o...
Tuesday, March 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
CMLS Legal Section Council: Transferring A Listing Within The MLS »
One of the golden rules that all REALTORS® seem to know is that the broker owns the listing. So when a listing agent leave...
Tuesday, November 15, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
U.S. Department of Labor New FLSA Overtime Law Ruling In Effect Dec. 1 »
by CMLS Human Resources Section Council There are new changes to the United States Department of Labor’s overtime ex...

CMLS Events
Thursday, July 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bud Kulesza To Challenge MLSs As CoMFE Kicks Off CMLS2017 »
Bud Kulesza , CMA, CFM, is no stranger to the professional stereotypes that revolve around finance and the dangers of bel...
Saturday, September 24, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Annual Conference Set To Impress »
Before you head to Chicago, make sure you’ve reviewed the  agenda , scoped out the  pre-registration list  ...
Tuesday, March 22, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
CMLS Opens Brings It To The Table Priority Registration For Members »
CMLS members will receive priority registration for the organization’s successful Brings It To The Table series workshop....
Wednesday, February 17, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
CMLS To Host Brings It To The Table Series Workshop In May »
The Council of Multiple Listing Services (CMLS) is excited to announce it will host a Brings It To The Table series worksh...
Tuesday, May 3, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Data Licensing Workshops Schedule Released »
CMLS’s highly-anticipated workshop on data syndication and licensing is on the horizon. The event, set to take place in...

Guest Articles
Friday, May 19, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Merger Creates Third Largest Association in America »
by Victor Lund, WAV Group Consolidation of Associations of Realtors® and Multiple Listing Organizations has been the ch...
Monday, October 17, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Guest Article: How Employee-Owned FBS Became A '35-Year-Old Startup' »
by RE Technology In the world of MLS system providers , there is almost a complete bifurcation of two camps: one g...
Tuesday, May 24, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Guest Article: 173% Growth For Spark API, More Coming »
by Michael Wurzer Ahead of the NAR Midyear Conference next week, the PR teams at many vendors are busy pushing out pres...
Thursday, May 12, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Guest Article: Explaining Broker And MLS Technology Options (Including Upstream and AMP) »
by Michael Wurzer Inspired by Gregg Larson and Matt Cohen’s  recent post  on the Clarity blog, and many quest...
Monday, May 9, 2016
Guest Article: Flash Friday Reply About MLS Software »
by Michael Wurzer Brian Boero from 1000Watt often is flying home on Friday evenings and takes that opportunity to re...

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