- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
- Contact: Art Carter
- Chief Executive Officer
- California Regional MLS
California Regional MLS Signs Direct Data Share Agreement with
Ventura County Regional Data Share (VCRDS)
SAN DIMAS, CALIFORNIA, January 5, 2015 – California Regional MLS (CRMLS), the nation’s largest and most recognized MLS servicing more than 73,000 real estate professionals, has signed a data share agreement with Ventura County Regional Data Share (VCRDS).
VCRDS and CRMLS will share listing information directly with each other and will import each other’s listing data into each respective MLS system. The data will begin streaming in the first quarter of 2015. The organizations will begin to exchange reciprocal passwords in early January of 2015. VCRDS will join CDAR, CLAW, CRISNet, iTech MLS and Palm Springs Association of REALTORS® in the new direct data share initiative.
“CRMLS is making great strides in proactively delivering data throughout the state of California via our own technology in a well-organized and cost effective manner. The addition of VCRDS’s data will definitely strengthen this initiative and bring us closer to completing the aggregation of listings in Southern California, allowing real estate professionals to advance their business.” said Art Carter, CEO of CRMLS.
Dennis Goldstein, President of Ventura County Coastal Association of REALTORS® said “Ventura County Regional Data Share (VCRDS), serving about 4,500 subscribers, is pleased that we have successfully negotiated an agreement to data share with CRMLS. We know all our Broker Participant Members and Subscribers will benefit greatly from the sharing of MLS listing information. We look forward to a continuing a successful business relationship.”
About California Regional Multiple Listing Service (CRMLS)
California Regional MLS is the nation’s largest Multiple Listing Service, providing premiere products and services to over 73,000 real estate professionals from 38 REALTOR® Associations. California Regional MLS, located in San Dimas, California, provides access to listing data throughout the State of California and is dedicated to making a real difference in the day-to-day business of real estate professionals. For more information on CRMLS visit www.crmls.org.
About Ventura County Regional Data Share (VCRDS)
Ventura County Regional Data Share is a data share between Ventura County Association of REALTORS® and Conejo Simi Moorpark Association of REALTORS® with approximately 4,500 subscribers covering most of Ventura County.