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How Early Engagement in the RESO Web API Helped Homes.com

Interview with Michael Hayes, Executive Director of Industry Development at Homes.com For nearly a quarter of a century, Homes.com has been a pioneer in listing exposure, lead generation, and marketing solutions for real estate professionals. More than 90% of...

Announcements, Albums, & Attendance! RESO Weekly 9/15/20

“Screws fall out all the time. The world is an imperfect place.” – John Bender, The Breakfast Club. While these immortal words may be true, we’ll always attempt to keep your attendance record perfect at RESO – something ol’ John Bender...

In the Mix: Teams, Themes, & TRIBUS! RESO Weekly 9/9/20

We hope your Labor Day weekend was restful (RESTful?) and that you’re prepared for the sudden shifts that occur in the -ber months – changing schedules, changing weather patterns, changing colors.  We are on full ramp toward the next RESO conference, so...

Let RESO-Standardized Data Choose Your Next Brokerage Office Location

Video presentation from Eric Stegemann, TRIBUS Eric Stegemann, CEO of TRIBUS, understands real estate agents and brokers, because he was one before becoming a vendor. Raised in St. Louis, he became a REALTOR® before turning 20 as a way to pay for college. His success...

Conference Chat, Tech Talk, & Broker Biz! RESO Weekly 8/25/20

We’ll be keeping the RESO Remote Encore: The Standards Collection event on your mind in the coming months, but we don’t stop there. This week, we welcome a new member, share our conversation with Jeffrey Bratton from Southwest MLS, promote our willingness...

Role of Standardized Data in Monitoring Tech Adoption and Engagement

Interview with Jeffrey Bratton, MLS Manager, Southwest Multiple Listing Service (SWMLS) Next year will mark the 100th anniversary of the Greater Albuquerque Association of REALTORS® (GAAR), a  RESO member and perennial change leader committed to employing leading-edge...

Swag, Shout-Outs, and Standards Speak! RESO Weekly 8/11/20

This week (and really for the next few months) we highlight the fact that the next RESO conference will again be virtual. But one thing that’s not virtual: swag! If you received a treat in the mail, we would love to see you share it on social media. We’ll...

Brief Blog, Big News! RESO Weekly 8/4/20

As we delve into the dog days of summer, we’ll keep the RESO update brief this week – brief but full of Grade A beef. We lead off with our official announcement that the RESO fall conference will again be remote, followed by some advice from Showcase IDX for...

The Tangible Value of the RESO Web API for Tech Companies

                      Video interview with Kurt Uhlir, Chief Marketing Officer, Showcase IDX Showcase IDX is used to power more than six million consumer searches on agent and broker websites annually. According to their website, agents using Showcase IDX also saw 83...

RESO Fuels A.I. Innovation: How to Enter the U.S. Market Effectively

Video Interview with Nathan Brannen, VP of Product and Sales, Restb.ai Restb.ai is a leader in real estate computer vision solutions, blazing a trail other PropTech firms outside the U.S. are likely to follow. Headquartered in Barcelona, Spain, the start-up leverages...

Twitter Gold and Data Magic! RESO Weekly, 7/14/2020

We’re in the heart of summer, and many people are finding themselves listening to summer songs of great personal comfort this year. This week, in addition to our regular RESO coverage, we sidestep into another form of real estate data. What are we listening to...

Short Workweek, So What? RESO Never Rests! RESO Weekly, 7/7/20

We hope that you all enjoyed or are still enjoying the holiday weekend and some time off this summer. We don’t want to get too much in the way of your down time, so we’re simply going to update you on one new member, one workgroup meeting from last week...

#Proptech Solutions and Workgroup Wonders! RESO Weekly, 6/30/20

This week we welcome a new member, dive into the WAV Group’s 2020 Data Services Survey (particularly as it relates to RESO), and highlight the happenings of not one, not two but five workgroup meetings last week! Since we want you to look at the most important...

Broker Pain Points, RESO Solutions Highlight Tech Survey

RESO’s Broker Advisory Workgroup is hosting discussions that illustrate ongoing pain points for brokerages. Access to data is at the top of the list. Brokers regularly cite high costs for MLS data – which brokers consider to be their own – and access to data in...

Meet the RESO Research & Development Workgroup

Collaboration is crucial to the creation, adoption and implementation of real estate standards. Bringing representatives together from all facets of our industry – from technology firms and brokerages to multiple listing services (MLSs) and associations –is one of the...

RESO Universal Property Identifier (UPI) Goes Global

RESO’s well-known standard for a Universal Property Identifier (UPI) has picked up steam, not just in the U.S. but also internationally. The RESO UPI Workgroup’s chair, Mark Bessett, traveled to Malaga, Spain last year to speak about the expansion of this...

Livestream Open Houses vs. Recorded Virtual Tours: The RESO Standards

Real estate agents are creating new ways to introduce busy, remote or self-isolated clients to properties online. In order to reduce foot traffic in sellers’ homes during the pandemic, new digital showing trends have emerged. Defining these digital property platforms...

NAR Participant Data Access Policy and Related RESO Standards

The National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) recently approved a new MLS policy regarding the “Right of brokers to obtain an MLS data feed of their listing information.” The policy, proposed by Council of MLS, references RESO standards: A Multiple Listing Service must,...

Wrapping Up #RESOremote, the RESO Spring Digital Tech Summit

by Matt Cohen of CoreLogic, Kevin Hawkins of WAV Group, and RESO Staff RESO’s Spring Summit is traditionally an in-person conference with speakers, technology demonstrations and standards workgroup meetings. The 2020 spring meeting provided some brand new challenges...