CAR Market Matters

Talking Points Relisting a home isn’t an enviable position for any seller. Generally, when a home is relisted it is because something went wrong the first time, and for many sellers, trying again to sell the home raises more questions than answers. A true relisting is...

CAR’s Efforts to Address off-MLS Listings

Last month, the CAR President addressed your concerns with “off-MLS” or “pocket” listings – a listing that an agent has obtained but does not place on the MLS.  He mentioned the numerous steps that C.A.R. has taken to help you deal with these types of listings and to...

MLS Rule Changes

The following MLS rule changes have gone into effect: 7.5 Mandatory Submission. Within 2 days after all necessary signatures of the seller(s) have been obtained on the listing or at the beginning date of the listing as specified in the contract, whichever is later, on...

TSMLS Board Reminders

As our busy summer season approaches, the TSMLS Board wanted to remind all members about a few items: If you are putting a home on tour, a tour registration form and a map from our MLS map book showing the location of the property is required. Visit the Tour Page for...

CAR Market Matters

Talking Points Distressed home sales continued to decline in April, as previously underwater homes rose in value, and the share of REO sales registered in the single-digits for the first time in more than five years, the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (C.A.R.)...