Now Live: Cloud MLX & Cloud Streams

Your brand new MLS products, Cloud MLX and Cloud Streams, are live! These modern agent tools come to you from W&R Studios, the makers of Cloud CMA, and complete the full Cloud Agent Suite.

 

CloudMLXhorizontal1bluepng-220e7677-9bf0-418e-9248-719a82d96b8b

 

 

Cloud MLX allows you to easily search for listings with an intuitive search bar that gets smarter the more you use it, and connects with Cloud CMA or Cloud Streams in just one click providing faster, easier communication with your clients.

Brings you the fastest listing alerts in the industry. Set your clients up to receive new listings via text alerts, and rest assured that you and your clients will always be the first to know about new listings. See a preview of MLX here. 

WHY CLOUD MLX?

Intuitive search
Searching your MLS has never been easier with Cloud MLX. It’s smart search bar predicts what you’re going to type, autofills the criteria for you, and gets smarter the more you use it. You can finally search the MLS like you think.

Mobile friendly
Searching the MLS on the go has never been easier! Cloud MLX works on any mobile device, tablet, or computer allowing you to work on the go. Quickly and easily get accurate data directly from your MLS with just a few clicks on your cell phone.

Collaborate with other agents
Cloud MLX is the only tool where you can chat with other agents from within the application. Schedule showings, get more details on properties, and work more efficiently.

Connects with Cloud CMA and Cloud Streams
By starting your search on Cloud MLX instead of the MLS, you can easily connect to Cloud CMA to make a report or Cloud Streams to set up listing alerts. Since you now have access to all three products as member benefits, there’s never been an easier way to save time and get more done.

CloudStreamshorizontal1bluepng-41a6ab64-e4c7-45ae-893f-9c9a77079f7b

 

 

‌WHY CLOUD STREAMS?

It’s fast and reliable. Cloud Streams has the fastest and most reliable listing alerts in the industry! Text alerts are not available in FlexMLS, but work seamlessly with Cloud Streams.

Map search
With the simple Cloud Streams map search, you can draw a specific area on a map and only receive listings from the parameters you set.

Collaborate with your clients
Your clients are able to like, dislike, and comment on listings in their own personal property stream. Cloud Streams then sends you an email to alert you of any client activity. This makes talking about properties and setting up appointments to view properties fast and easy.

It’s simple
Learning new technologies can take time – time that you don’t have. Cloud Streams is so intuitive, you can set up a stream for your clients in just a few minutes or invite them to set up their own stream, without any training first!

Get new listings via text
Cloud Streams is the only listing alert tool that can deliver alerts via text. Emails often get ignored but chances are you check every text you get – leverage this form of communication to get new listings to your clients faster.

CRS Training: New Features

Property data has been taken to the next level. By listening to customers and exploring better ways to share data, important changes have been made to the tax data suite.

The new CRS Data MLS Tax Suite features enhanced mapping and additional search capabilities. We also added the ability to input home improvement values which makes it possible to input home update information directly into the suite, which can make a real impact for potential customers.

Additional search capabilities, such as the multi-county search tool make it much easier to keep your client’s search relevant and targeted. With the help of customer feedback combined with an expert team of developers, creating reports and navigating the system has never been as effortless.

Be Sure to Register for a Training Session

We have scheduled 6 training sessions to walk you through the new product and answer any questions you may have. Please select any of the dates below to register for a session. Dates and times are:

Feb. 3 – 9:00am – 10:30am | 11:00am – 12:30pm
Feb. 4 – 9:00am – 10:30am | 11:00am – 12:30pm
Feb. 5 – 9:00am – 10:30am | 11:00am – 12:30pm

crs2

MLS Connect is live in your MLS!

CTMLS is pleased to bring you a brand-new MLS tool that is sure to save you time, energy, money and frustration!  MLS-Connect® is now live in the CTMLS system.

With zipFormMLS-Connect®, users can import data that is stored electronically in the MLS that has not been keyed into zipForm® Plus. This eliminates the need for double data entry for many fields in a transaction. zipForm® Plus is Real Estate Transaction Standard (RETS) compliant and supports data import from other RETS-compliant applications.

10 Easy Steps to using MLSConnect®
1. First login to zipForm Plus
2. Start a new transaction or open an existing transaction
3. Add a coversheet (This is not required but best illustrates what information is imported)
4. Open the cover sheet
5. Click on the “MLS Connect” button
6. Within the zipFormMLS-Connect® window enter your MLS Username and Password
7. Now enter the MLS listing ID
8. After the listing is found click the import button
9. A confirmation window will be appear confirming to import this information
10. Once confirmed the information will be added to your transaction and all forms within the transaction

Questions? Contact the zipForms support staff at 586-840-0140 or visit the support website, here.

Get ShowingTime on the go!

Mobile access to ShowingTime provides easy-to-use, one-tap features for agents on the go. Request showings, confirm requests, manage feedback and more, all from your smartphone.

Here are just a few of the features you can take advantage of from your smartphone:

Showing Management

As both a listing and showing agent, you can schedule showings or review details of your appointments. The red, yellow and green ‘badges’ indicate the number of appointments that have been declined or canceled (red), not yet confirmed (yellow) and confirmed (green).

Schedule a showing – search for any listing associated with any office or agent
On My Listings – a list of all appointments scheduled on your listings
I Have Requested – a list of all appointments you have requested

Feedback Management

Review feedback submitted by other agents, share that feedback with your sellers and see how many of your showings are still awaiting feedback.

You can also view showing instructions and verify that the information is correct, as well as view a Listing Activity report to review activities on each listing.

ShowingTime Mobile can do so much more….learn about all the features here or watch the video below!

MLS Instructors Needed!

MLS Instructors Needed!

CTMLS is looking for instructors to teach the Basic, Advanced, and Prospecting classes here at the CTAR/MLS offices on an as needed basis.

Interested agents should possess a thorough knowledge of the List-IT MLS platform and be comfortable leading a classroom of students and answering any questions. Instructors will be compensated on an hourly basis.

Email Joseph Cullom for more information.

New MLS Policy for assistants


The Charleston Trident Multiple Listing Service (CTMLS) is requiring that all unlicensed assistants or office staff with MLS access be registered with CTMLS.

Quarterly fees for each unlicensed assistant or office staff with access to the MLS will be $30 and the change will be reflected on your March 1 MLS billing statement. Licensed assistants and office staff will continue to be billed as before.

Please complete your registration, here and email the completed form to Teena@CharlestonRealtors.com.

If you have any questions, please call 843.760.9400 or email MemberServices@CharlestonRealtors.com.