Nation: NAR Stops Patent Troll

In June, NAR filed a lawsuit against Data Distribution Technologies, LLC (DDT) requesting that its patent on a “Web-updated database with record distribution by email” be declared invalid and unenforceable by a U.S. District Court. DDT is a subsidiary of patent monetization firm General Patent Corporation. DDT holds a single patent and secures revenue by suingContinue reading “Nation: NAR Stops Patent Troll”

Live Maps On ColoProperty

Live mapping is now on®!  Interested buyers can now click and drag to find properties while the map automatically loads listings in that area. Nearby listings display automatically, giving consumers additional options very close to the location they selected. And, the Near Me arrow zooms the map to their current location and displays homesContinue reading “Live Maps On ColoProperty”

Faster Than Zillow

Past scenario: “I get new listings from Zillow faster than I do from you!” If you have heard that comment from clients, we are happy to tell you, those days are over! With “Instant Prospects” on the IRES MLS system, we email listings to your clients within minutes of them being entered. There is noContinue reading “Faster Than Zillow”

Are you Green Yet?

March is the month to be green – in more ways than one.  How would you like to sell properties faster and at a premium?    Or you could be green with envy.  Multiple studies have shown that “green” homes sell for  8%-10% more, and in less time than the average home.   Fortunately, IRES provides toolsContinue reading “Are you Green Yet?”