Recently, the Bloomington Board of REALTORS(r) converted their active and off-market listings to the IRMLS. Today, nearly 2,000 REALTORS(r) now have access to the shared inventory. To join IRMLS, Managing Brokers can contact any or all of the following associations:
UPSTAR – (260) 426-4700
Lafayette – (765) 429-5411
Bloomington – (812) 339-1303
It’s a great day for REALTORS in the Lafayette Board. They join the current UPSTAR (Ft. Wayne area) subscribers who kicked off the Indiana Regional (IRMLS) earlier this year.
Bloomington will be the next board to join in – #3 scheduled to GO LIVE June 17.
10 other “Founders” of the IRMLS — for a total of 13 boards and 5,000 REALTORS will all be a part of the same MLS system with common MLS rules and forms. One database for one MLS fee. – The future of MLS for many.
Creating the new IRMLS and managing 13 MLS conversions is a lot of work. Thank you to the IRMLS team and many volunteers that make it all happen.
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Some of you have asked for more communications and transparency from IRMLS. Here are the current Directors (BOD) of the organization representing the Founders (local REALTOR associations/boards) as well as the General Manager and Project Manager (manager of the 13 MLS conversions).
2013 IRMLS Directors
To learn more about the Indiana Regional MLS (IRMLS), read the updated IRMLS Talking Points. The state map has been updated too.
Representatives of the new IRMLS met with LPS (Paragon system vendor) for the first time to review the results of a comprehensive data analysis of all 13 Founder MLSs, performed by LPS. The results are documented in two summaries, developed by Julie Alert and the team.
Here is a powerpoint, which was shared with the IRMLS BOD on October 30. It is useful to begin to know the “direction” the group is heading for the new common data descriptions. It can be shared with anyone that has an interest in what the new system will look like (in terms of data).
Here is a more detailed written report for your review.
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Today, the North Central Indiana Association (Plymouth, IN) joined as the 13th Founder of IRMLS.
Leaders from the following REALTOR associations have worked together over the past year to create a bigger and better — new and improved MLS. They are moving to action to prepare for the future of MLS to make it easier for their members to do business and make money.
IRMLS will begin to serve the 5,000 members in the first quarter of 2013, when the MLSs for Ft. Wayne (UPSTAR) and Lafayette come together. The schedule and many more details will be forthcoming through this website so subscribe and stay tuned to find out when your MLS (below) is scheduled to become part of this.
Congratulations to the members of the following 13 Founder Boards of IRMLS:
- Northeastern Indiana
- Elkhart County
- RACI – REALTORS Association of Central Indiana
- South Bend – Greater Mishawaka
- White County
- UPSTAR – Ft. Wayne
- Southwest Indiana – Evansville
- North Central Indiana – Plymouth
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