MLS Board of Directors Report 1/22/18

The following are highlights from the last MLS Board of Directors meeting.

  • Authorized staff to negotiate new terms with current MLS vendors FBS and Realist.
  • Approved an agreement with Catylist Real Estate Software Inc.to be the replacement vendor for COCIE. See below:
COCIE selects Catylist as new vendor 
Catylist Commercial Real Estate Software is our new partner in delivering complete property data services to central Ohio’s real estate professionals. During the couple months it will take to populate the database, COCIE members can use the Catylist Broadcast Email to promote your commercial properties and share your client needs.
  • Reviewed new agreement and Broker dashboard that provides MLS brokers the ability to opt-in to a new listing feed beginning January 31. See below: 
Brokers can now “opt-in” to a MLS feed to Zillow
Participant Brokers can opt-in to the new Broker Listing Distribution functionality through Flexmls. This will allow Brokers to choose whether to send their listings to select third party portals. Initially, the only destination on the list will be the Zillow Group but others may be added in the future (full details on opposite page).