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Clareity’s 2016 NAR Orlando Meeting and Expo Report

Contents: CMLS @ NAR Parties Tradeshow Floor Meetings John Mosey Receives CMLS’ Highest Honor MLS Roundup Something for Everybody 2017 MLS Executive Workshop Orange County/Orlando Convention Center. Because size matters for groups as large as NAR! CMLS @ NAR Before

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Reducing the Risk of Real Estate Wire Fraud

Ongoing bad publicity related to real estate transaction wire fraud threatens to damage the reputation of the real estate industry. Previous issue descriptions have been incomplete and have also not provided thorough guidance for those brokerages, title companies, attorneys, and

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Clareity’s 2016 NAR Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo Report

The Trade Expo itself was smaller than usual this year, but there was so much going on at NAR’s “Midyear” in Washington DC that this report became an exercise in editing. We’re going into deeper-than-usual detail about some of the

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15th Annual MLS Customer Satisfaction Survey

Clareity Consulting has completed its fifteenth annual survey of Multiple Listing Services. The purpose of the study was to learn more about MLS customer satisfaction and key metrics that affect it, including system performance and availability, technical support, vendor responsiveness,

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Clareity’s 2015 NAR San Diego Meeting and Expo Report

San Diego is always one of our favorite cities for NAR meetings. Everything is close together: the airport, convention center, hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and beautiful views over the water. Of course there was still a lot of walking to be

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Clareity Consulting’s 2015 REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo Report

Trade Show Floor There hasn’t been much mind-blowing innovation demonstrated on the trade show floor in recent years, but this year there was a big splash. Best New Tech The best new technology we saw is coming from Matterport. They

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2015 Review of Real Estate Mobile Applications for the Consumer

This year, Clareity Consulting has reviewed the top fifteen real estate mobile applications for residential real estate in Apple’s App Store and Google’s Play app store, tracking twenty-one basic features and noting additional features and qualitative aspects of the apps.

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14th Annual MLS Customer Satisfaction Survey

Clareity Consulting conducted its fourteenth annual survey of Multiple Listing Services in January and February 2015. The purpose of the study was to learn more about MLS customer satisfaction and key metrics that affect it, including system performance and availability,

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Clareity’s 2014 NAR New Orleans Meeting and Expo Report

Download as an Adobe Acrobat file MLS Executive Meeting The content was great at the MLS Executive meeting, and we won’t repeat it all here. But we heard a great legal update from Mitch Skinner: according to Mitch, NeighborCity/HRN is

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REA Group Ltd. Overview

Move’s acquisition will close as early as this Thursday since there was no need for an FTC investigation for potential of an anti-trust/monopoly.  Zillow and Trulia drew the FTC’s concern because it was a combination of two large competitors in

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