Frequently Asked Questions
If you are a member and need answers to specific questions like "how do I change my password", visit the Member FAQ page.
What is NY State MLS and how does it work? - NY State MLS is a statewide Multiple Listing Service open to all Licensed Real Estate Professionals (Agents, Brokers, Appraisers). All listings on NY State MLS must offer compensation for any co-broke property and adhere to all New York State Laws governing the sale of property by a Licensed Professional.
What is FIND? - Find is a powerful tool within NY State MLS that allows members to search Millions of property listings and records throughout New York State and the entire Country. FIND has the ability to look up listings, listing history, listing details and public records for properties. Listings can be searched by map location and/or criteria and listings can be added to a report which can be printed, saved or emailed to your clients. FIND is powered by REALTOR.com.
Why is a statewide MLS needed and what is it used for? - The need for a statewide MLS has really grown over the years. Click on Why NYStateMLS.com Is Needed to learn more about why a statewide MLS is in demand and how it can help numerous Real Estate professionals.
What are some of the benefits for joining NY State MLS? - Low cost, expanded area (increase your territory for business), search for specific types of sales like foreclosures and short sales.
How many listings can I add? - Unlimited. As a member, place all of your listings for maximum exposure.
How much does it cost to become a member? - Membership is $29.99 a month or $300 for the year. The yearly membership is priced at a 20% discount. Payment can be made by credit card, paypal or check.
How do I become a member? - Please visit our Membership Sign-Up page to join our site as a member.
Lock Boxes - Do you supply them or have a standard key? - Lock box and access information will vary by each broker and agent. Please contact the individual broker for property access info.
Can I buy banner ads? - Yes, you must be a member. For more information on purchasing advertising Contact Us.
Who Owns www.NYStateMLS.com? - NY State MLS (http://www.nystatemls.com) is a DBA of State Listings, Inc., a privately held corporation.
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