The MLS System
When you are looking for a Realtor® to list your property, ask if the company subscribes to the MLS.
MLS, or Multiple Listing Service, allows your Realtor® to market your property to agents representing buyers locally, across the country and even around the world.
Depending on the MLS region, your property will be exposed to hundreds of member Realtors® Your Realtor® wants to sell your home. With MLS it is possible to expand the marketing of your home beyond direct selling to local buyers.
Information about the location, size, number of rooms, architectural style, and special features of your home are made available to other MLS subscribers. The MLS description also includes data on available financing, showing times and specific closing requirements.
MLS is regarded by many in the industry as the most dynamic and effective tool for matching buyers and sellers.