Bright MLS Updates

Bright MLS recently announced a new policy that requires submitting listings within 1 business day of publicly marketing the property.

The Coming Soon status will continue to be available within the Bright system for listings that are not being shown, and actively marketed.

To learn more about this policy, visit:  www.brightmls.com/offmls

Jon Coile, chairman of Bright MLS’s Board of Directors, took some time to share additional thoughts around the reason for this policy and why it’s needed now.

Watch his video here:  https://www.brightmls.com/#/article/11148

Here’s an VERY helpful link, Off-MLS Policy Questions and Answers:

https://www.brightmls.com/#/article/11129

NAR General Counsel Katie Johnson discusses the questions arising from “Off MLS” or “Pocket” listings and explains why the NAR Code of Ethics makes this issue important to all REALTORS® and consumers.

Watch her short video here:

https://www.nar.realtor/window-to-the-law/window-to-the-law-off-mls-listings