“Unlisted Buyer Agent Sales” data entry, Rules for “Withheld Listings”

By Debbie Wey Vice President, CarolinaMLS Administration Brokers can report a closed sale for property not listed in Matrix (i.e., for sale by owner listings and closings of withheld listings) if the buyer was subject to an Exclusive Buyer Agency Agreement or Exclusive Right to Buy Transaction Brokerage Agreement (South Carolina only).  The new “Unlisted […]

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Roger Parham: The Bio

Work Sales Manager, Allen Tate Co.’s University Office. Entered real estate in 1996. Worked for MathersRealty.com 1996-2004. Started his own firm, Headline Realty, in 2004. Joined Allen Tate Co. in 2011. More than $107 million in career sales volume. Association President 2017. President-elect 2016. Current NCAR and NAR board member. Additional: Treasurer, Housing Opportunity Foundation […]

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Online rental scams

  By Debbie Wey Vice President, MLS Administration CarolinaMLS often receives reports from members about rental-scams. First and foremost, we want to relay that Matrix™ is a secure database for MLS Subscribers to list homes and properties for sale. The idea that scammers hack into Matrix for listings is not likely. However, when those listings show […]

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Coming Soon status is a step forward

By Maren Brisson-Kuester, Association/CarolinaMLS President On Aug. 25, your CarolinaMLS Board of Directors voted to add a “Coming Soon” status to the MLS. The “why” is simple — and it deals with better serving our clients, reducing our liability as brokers and keeping CarolinaMLS the essential listing source that it is. In our low-inventory market, […]

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