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How Clear Cooperation Policy 8.0 Benefits You

N.A.R.: MLS Clear Cooperation Policy

Local MLS’s will have adopted the MLS Clear Cooperation policy on May 1st 2020. BridgeMLS, Contra Costa and Bay East are working together to enforce and implement this Rule at the same time.

  • This rule is by the National Association of Realtors and have been made mandatory.

  • The rule: Within one (1) business day of marketing a property to the public, the listing broker must submit the listing to the MLS for cooperation with other MLS participants.

  • Public marketing includes, but is not limited to, flyers, yard signs, digital marketing, brokerage websites, email blasts, social networks, etc.

Clear Cooperation Policy 8.0 benefits you!

  1. More robust MLS data! Coming Soon data available to all MLS Participants/Subscribers

  2. Eliminates pocket listings while in “coming soon” avoiding unfair advantage to the few

  3. Ensures MLSs efficiency, and transparency as it is pro-competitive and pro-consumer.

  4. Aims to ensure that consumers have equal access to all properties through promoting Fair Housing.

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