In this very special episode, we sit down with Lauren Hansen to discuss her impactful career in the MLS industry. Topics range from who her greatest mentor was, to what the MLS industry faces going forward, to how being an artist influenced her professional trajectory. Lauren began her path as Executive Officer of the Estes Park Board of Realtors. An early adopter of technology, she went on to become Executive Director of Tri-City Services, Inc. before taking the lead at IRES MLS. Evolving from the days of physical books and ledgers to developing the custom system that is IRES’s current platform, Lauren brings her experience and insight in a discussion you won’t want to miss!
Follow along with JP Pleitner, Product Manager at IRES MLS, and Jennifer Adair, Director of Product Management at Recolorado as they unveil the latest and greatest in the data exchange between Northern Colorado’s MLSs. What’s the buzz all about? Public sites will now display listings from both MLSs! This is a big deal when it comes to your public image, as well as maximizing exposure for listings. Listen in as Delana, E-Learning and Marketing Manager at IRES leads the discussion right here, on IRES Matters.
Barbara provides a deep dive into her role as our “local government watch-dog” for Realtors in Northern Colorado. A member of IRES staff, Barbara is here to serve the real estate community by staying on top of legislative changes and participating in advocacy for the region. She created a study to examine the long term pros and cons of Metro Districts for homeowners, and we go in-depth on how these impact builders, buyers, and Realtors. Follow her blog for regular updates at ires-net.com.
Greg Robertson, co-founder of W+R and CloudCMA joins us to discuss the recent acquisition of W+R by Lone Wolf, and the evolution of cloud solutions for real estate. Greg brings us an insider perspective with a scope of decades. This is an episode you won’t want to miss!
Tune in for a sneak peak of the Virtual Town Hall: The Path Forward, and learn everything you need to know to get registered today!
Join us for our most system specific episode yet. Chris Hardy, Elevations Real Estate part Owner and member of the IRES Board of Managers, shares his experience and expertise on one of our exciting system features – carts! Find out why you have been missing out if you haven’t started using this feature in your daily real estate practice, insights into applying data, and valuable tips on how to navigate the current real estate marketplace.
In episode 7 of IRES Matters, we sit down with Michael Wurzer, CEO of FBS, RESO Vice-Chair, and founder of FlōPlan software. We discuss the partnership with IRES, where the idea for PloPlan came from, and the serendipity that led to this innovative solution coming into being. FlōPlan will soon be integrated with the IRESis system, providing ease of access to the benefits of this software for all IRES subscribers. In episode 7 of IRES Matters, we sit down with Michael Wurzer, CEO of FBS, RESO Vice-Chair, and founder of FlōPlan software. We discuss the partnership with IRES, where the idea for PloPlan came from, and the serendipity that led to this innovative solution coming into being. FlōPlan will soon be integrated with the IRESis system, providing ease of access to the benefits of this software for all IRES subscribers.
Green Real Estate: Senior Manager of Real Estate Services for the Green Registry, Meg Garabrant, provides valuable insight into leveraging green real estate in NOCO, and how this designation will impact future transactions.
RealX & IRES: Luke Glass, CEO of RealX, gives us the inside scoop on this innovative platform, their newly formed partnership with IRES, and how RealX can be leveraged by real estate brokers as part of their professional services to clients. Learn about property rights, new technology, and how real estate brokers are central to this growing market.
“In The Know”: This month we sit down with Dave Howe, Vice President of MLS Operations at MetroList Services in Sacramento CA and incoming Chair for CMLS 2021 to discuss the new “In The Know” marketing campaign. This campaign was created by a team at CMLS to address a very specific issue – that consumers don’t understand what an MLS is, and how it benefits them. We discuss the benefits to the consumer and marketplace of the MLS, the philosophy and stats behind the campaign, and how YOU can leverage the extensive marketing materials to increase your value statement to your clients.