Schemas for Syndication
Syndication of listings to a wide variety of listing portals, such as Google, Yahoo!, Trulia, Three Wide, Point2, Zillow, and many others, is a priority for listing agents and brokers. To address this, the Syndication Workgroup will focus on creating a standardized listing data and transport specification that makes it easy for brokers to syndicate their listings to multiple sites. Basing that standardized format on the RETS Schema makes it easier for brokers to get data from their MLS and syndicate it efficiently, without having to do a lot of data normalization.
Most Recent Adopted Schema
Real Estate Standards Organization
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- Syndication Schemas Older Schema and Reference Document
- Syndication Schemas Live HTML Documentation (2011-06)
- Syndication Schemas Sample Syndication Document (2011-06)
- Syndication Schemas Live Version (2011-06)
- Syndication Schemas with HTML Documentation (2011-06)
- Syndication Schemas with No Documentation (2011-06)
- Syndication Schemas Live Version (2012-03)
- Syndication Schemas with No Documentation (2012-03)