BERKELEY, Calif., May 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Three San Francisco Bay Area MLSs announce that they have agreed to a reciprocal content-sharing agreement in which they will share all real estate listing data with one another's MLS participants and subscribers.
The agreement was entered into on April 17, 2017 by San Francisco Association of REALTORS® (SFAR), Bay Area Real Estate Information Services, Inc. (BAREIS), and bridgeMLS.
"This agreement provides real estate professionals with the ability to use mobile apps to access MLS listings from the San Francisco Bay Area's East Bay, North Bay, and the City of San Francisco," says DaVina Lara, CEO of bridgeMLS. "The number of listings now available to participants and subscribers from all participating MLSs has increased by the thousands."
The apps that will handle the MLS data from the three organizations are: mytheo.com, mypropertyoffice.com, RealScout, Cloud CMA, Cloud Streams, Cloud MLX, and a new public portal, reBayArea.com.
"With this enhancement of the existing data share agreements, members will have the same ease of access to neighboring market listing data through their preferred business tools, as they have enjoyed for the last 10 years through their MLS systems," says K.B. (Karen) Walter, president and CEO of BAREIS MLS. "We look forward to expanding this benefit to additional products as the program develops."
"The markets of BAREIS, bridgeMLS, and SFAR MLS are deeply intertwined. Our members deserve access to all of the data they need, in all of the apps they use," says Walt Baczkowski, CEO of San Francisco Association of REALTORS®.
About the San Francisco Association of REALTORS®
The San Francisco Association of REALTORS® is part of a network of local and state associations of REALTORS®, all of which are affiliated with, and chartered by the National Association of REALTORS®. SFAR provides services to REALTORS® doing business in San Francisco and the Northern Peninsula. The Association operates the SFAR multiple listing service in addition to providing services for members, including: publications, education programs, and legislative representation. For more information, visit http://my.sfrealtors.com/.
About Bay Area Real Estate Information Services, Inc.
BAREIS MLS® is the broker-owned multiple listing service serving real estate professionals throughout the beautiful Marin, Sonoma, Napa, Solano, and Mendocino counties in Northern California. Since 1997, BAREIS MLS® has provided members with personalized service and support, accurate and extensive listing data, broad listing distribution, and powerful technology tools. BAREIS MLS members enjoy access to property data throughout California and across the nation, ensuring BAREIS' members remain their clients' trusted advisor for the North Bay and beyond. For more information, visit: http://bareis.com.
bridgeMLS, formerly East Bay Regional Data, Inc., is a leading MLS source providing real estate professionals with a centralized online source for real estate data in the San Francisco Bay Area, including the South Bay, and throughout Northern California. Using innovative technology, brokers and agents have access to 10-plus MLSs, covering more than 80 percent of California. bridgeMLS is owned by the Oakland|Berkeley Association of REALTORS®, and provides MLS services to the Delta Association of REALTORS®.
For more information, visit: http://www.bridgemls.com.
SOURCE San Francisco Association of REALTORS®; Bay Area Real Estate Information Services, Inc.; bridgeMLS