NY State MLS Blog


Finally, an MLS for Auctioneers

Many MLSs do not allow listings from auctioneers. Even when they do, most don't provide the specialized tools that auctioneers need to properly list and promote their auctions. You're forced to settle for a listing system that tolerates auctions rather than one that's built for them. Our MLS has

Budget-Friendly Ways to Boost Curb Appeal

Putting your home on the market can be stressful. Not only are you trying to keep the inside of the house clean, but you want to make sure the outside looks nice as well. Lawn care is one of the leading factors of curb appeal that entices buyers to put in an offer. Making sure your yard, landscaping, and exterior portions of your home are stunning is an essential part of selling a home. You

Moving Out for the First Time: A Simple Guide

Moving out for the first time is never easy, but it's a vital part of growing up. Rather than avoiding the upcoming move, properly preparing for it will help you start the next stage of your life on the right foot. In order to avoid unnecessary stress and rookie moving mistakes, you need to prepare both yourself and your family for moving out. This may seem like a big project, but don't worry;

Why (and How) to Enable Text Leads | Photo Guide

Did you know our site gets thousands of public searches per day? Your potential buyers are searching our site directly rather than relying on consumer sites, and they send our agents questions, showing requests, and offers every week.With all of those leads flying, it's important to respond quickly! Taking too long to respond to a buyer could mean losing a sale. To help our agents, we

Tips for Selling Your Home in Winter

Maybe the old cliché, 'Location, location, location,' should be updated to 'Season, season, season.' The majority of sellers put their home on the market in the spring or summer, and Zillow recommends early May if you want the best price. However, there are advantages to selling your home in the

Staging Tips for Selling Your Home

When you decide to sell your home and move, you want to get the whole process done as soon as possible. You also want to get the best possible price for it. This is why you hire a real estate agents to list your home on the MLS. However, sometimes all the things a good agent does to sell your home aren't enough to close the deal. Here are some home-staging tips for selling your home which will

6 End-of-Winter Home Maintenance Tips

Snow can fall well into May in Western New York, but if you're sick of winter, statistics tell us it's almost over. The snow coming off of Lake Erie typically tapers off in early April, but you don't have to wait until the big spring thaw to take care of your home. Here are six end-of-winter home maintenance tips for New York State. 1. Wash Away the

Catch the Replay: Can Your MLS Save Your (Client) Relationships?

Always going back through your emails to find that last listing your customer sent you? Constantly sorting through pages of saved searches looking for the right one to send in an email? Meet the CRM that changes all of that.In our most recent webinar, Dave covers how to use our new CRM to grow your client relationships. Ready for an MLS that Gives You

How to Use Our New CRM to Win More Business

Introducing Our New CRM This Valentine's Day, we're introducing a new way to grow your relationships. With our new Customer Relationship Management tool, you can keep all the most important details about your clients in one place. Keep in touch, remember everything they need, and even track their birthdays from one place: right inside your