Search, Reports and Client Portals will be unavailable from approximately 10:00 pm-6:30 am for system maintenance on Tuesday, December 17. The Bright search and report system will be unavailable from Tuesday, December 17 at 10:00 pm until Wednesday, December 18 at 6:30 am, while our technical teams move the system to internet servers in [...]
Introducing Rules & Tools: Everything you need to successfully adopt Bright’s Off-MLS policy In order to make the implementation of the Off-MLS policy as seamless as possible, Bright is launching Rules & Tools - a special series designed to share tools, updates and information regarding the policy. Rules & Tools will offer educational resources, [...]
Great news! See the message from Bright MLS to see the important update about the Bright Off-MLS policy. In order to encourage maximum compliance and minimum confusion for you regarding the Bright Off MLS policy, we have decided to postpone the issuing of fines from December 1, 2019 to February 1, 2020. The practice [...]
With this week’s passing of the National Association of REALTORS Clear Cooperation or MLS Policy Statement 8.0, you might wonder how this policy compares to Bright’s Off-MLS policy and what it means for you. First, Bright’s policy fully adheres to NAR’s policy. This means Bright is already in compliance with this new policy, and [...]
Are you worried that the new policy inhibits their ability to do business? Bright quickly responded by answering the questions and concerns of a brokerage who made these claims. Click here to view the response.
Bright understands there has been some confusion and continue to answer questions and provide clarification. Mike DelGaudio, our VP of Customer Support & Training, sat down to answer some of the questions we’ve recently heard. We will be sharing this video with subscribers tomorrow in our weekly subscriber newsletter.
Since announcing the Bright Off-MLS Policy Bright has received questions and some concerns about the policy and what it means for you and your business. 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 the [...]
Last week the Bright Board of Directors instituted a new policy regarding Off-MLS listings and Bright. Effective October 16, the new policy would require all listings to be entered into the MLS within 1 day of publically marketing the property. Here is the new policy: Within one business day of marketing a property to [...]
Included with your membership to the REALTOR® Association of Prince William, Bright MLS will soon provide you with the ability to begin a transaction directly from a listing in Bright— simply by clicking the Instanet icon. On October 15, an icon and link to Instanet will be accessible from a listing in Bright’s Search. [...]
To better address the needs of the market and more accurately capture the time a listing is actively marketed in Bright, we made the following changes in the way DOM/CDOM is calculated in Bright. These changes are now available. Historical listings are being updated with an expected completion by the end of [...]