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Colorado Realtors comment on PrimeAccess - 11/29/08 11:48 AM
Here's what Brokers and Associates tell us about PrimeAccess Search features: "1) increased options for saving specific searches, 2) searching via maps and the inclusion of the satellite imaging" - Micki Amick, New West Realty Group "I love the ability to email reports easily and quickly. It seems to be a great business tool overall." - Angela Gardner, Prestige Real Estate Group, LLC "EASE OF USE AND POWERFUL CAPABILITIES" - Marty Denham, Keller Williams "I now have a new tool to help me earn an income!" - Kevin Conery, Keller Williams "Very user friendly, love how detailed the new system is!" (0 comments)
Premier Mapping Tools for Colorado Realtors - 11/29/08 11:04 AM
BrokerIPTV: Welcome everyone. We are here today with Kevin Best and Kevin Best is from Metrolist. Welcome Kevin. Kevin Best: Hi. BrokerIPTV: You guys have been busy down there at Metrolist lately. Kevin Best: We really have. We have got a lot of great new features coming out, a lot of benefits for our REALTOR® members. BrokerIPTV: Yeah, I was curious. I've played around a little bit with your new mapping product and it looks like PrimeAccess gives us access to use Microsoft® Virtual EarthTM while displaying properties. Why don't you tell us about that feature? Kevin Best: You bet. We released it on July 17th. (0 comments)
Proper use of the term MLS for IDX Websites - 11/27/08 11:15 PM
BrokerIPTV: Today we are talking to Sandi Zimmerman, Chairman of the Board for Metrolist. Sandi, thanks for being with us, glad you are here. Sandi Zimmerman: Thanks Dan. Good to see again. BrokerIPTV: We all know about or at least if you are real estate agent, you are in the business, what Metrolist can provide agents, but what if you are an online buyer and you want access to Metrolist, what could they do? Sandi Zimmerman: We own our own website called REColorado.com. That would be one of the ways that people could be on and search very specifically here in (6 comments)
Need to know how to use the new e-Signature (Authentisign LE) upgrades? Instanet will host a series of live webinars about the upgrades to the e-signature system in December. During the session, you will learn about: Benefits of using Instanet's Authentisign LE for e-signatures Granting participant access and using the customer service portal Determining signing order and creating custom messages Completing a paperless transaction Sign up today for one of Instanet's live webinars: http://fourmymls.mymls.com/default.asp?page=news&article=0811b_authentisign_webinar_training (1 comments)
ListHub Adds Marketing Channels - 11/24/08 09:51 AM
ListHub, the free listing syndication service included with your Metrolist® membership, now offers more marketing channels. Metrolist® and ListHub are excited to inform you of the addition of several new marketing channels. These new partnerships will bring additional value and increase exposure to your listings. New Marketing Channels:
Learn more about ListHub distribution at www.metrolist.com (4 comments)
According to Investor's Business Daily reporter, Kathleen Dolan, Denver is bucking national trends and appears to be one of the bright spots in real estate today. Here's a link to the article featuring the Denver market: http://www.investors.com/editorial/IBDArticles.asp?artsec=27&issue=20081113 Excerpt from the article specific to our market: Rockies Rise On Rents Increasing rents around Denver are bringing first-time buyers to the table, says real estate agent Gary Bauer in Denver. Properties priced under $300,000 are selling, he says. Around the U.S., real estate agents worry slowing economic activity and a difficult credit market might derail home sales gains. The NAR's September pending (0 comments)
Denver home sales up in October - Ch 7 News - 11/10/08 06:18 PM
Housing figures released Thursday showed increases in single family residential and condominium sales for October -- compared to the same time period last year. The monthly report from Metrolist® reported residential homes sold in October rose 12.2 percent over last year at this time. Condo sales were up 7.8 percent over a year ago. "Now all we need is some consumer confidence and I believe we're off to the races," said KC Butler, a top-selling realtor with ReMax in Denver. Full story October 2008 market reports are available to Metrolist members on MYmls.com > Market Intelligence. Use the Snapshot to get a quick (0 comments)
Metrolist Receives 2008 Presidential Distinguished Service Award - 11/08/08 07:09 PM
Metrolist® Receives 2008 Presidential Distinguished Service Award October 29, 2008 Metrolist® was recently honored by Greg Zadel, 2008 President, Colorado Association of Realtors® (CAR). During the 88th CAR State Convention, Zadel presented the Presidential Distinguished Service Award to Metrolist. This unprecedented selection of two Colorado MLS organizations acknowledged their data sharing achievements this year. According to Zadel, "This was an important step toward achieving one of CAR's strategic initiatives, providing our members with greater access to listing information throughout the state." February 2008 marked a milestone for data sharing in Colorado. Metrolist achieved comprehensive data sharing with IRES on February (0 comments)
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