Progress

25
May

What are buyers looking for in a home?

With the spring market in full swing many sellers want to know—what do buyers want? Bright Chairman Jon Coile recently tackled this loaded question in an article for the Washington Post. Open concept Bright recently conducted a survey where 45 percent of agents said the biggest demand right now is for open concept. Today’s buyer wants space—a blank canvas on

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15
May

Bright MLS Launches Access to Consolidated Market Area

Bright MLS subscribers now have the opportunity to access our newly expanded market. This ability to search listings across a larger market is a direct result and key benefit of Bright’s consolidation earlier this year. Bright subscribers can search the expanded footprint with listings from both MRIS and TREND markets using the Homesnap Pro mobile app, powered by Bright MLS.

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12
May

Will Bright MLS Flip the Consolidation Script?

Bright made headlines again this week, this time in REALTOR® Magazine. The article focused on the potential roadblocks to consolidation and how Bright may influence future efforts. Jack Fry, broker-owner of RE/MAX of Reading in Wyomissing, Pa explained the process when the Reading Berks Association of REALTORS®’ decided to join what was then TREND MLS and how important that decision

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27
Apr

Bright MLS Real Estate Professionals Share Outlook for 2017

The results of our 2017 Real Estate Outlook Survey are in! Here are some of the highlights: Busy year projected for the Mid-Atlantic The majority of Bright MLS real estate professionals expected this year’s spring housing market to be busier than last spring due to factors such as: an improved job market (44 percent), more first-time homebuyers entering the market

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20
Apr

Bright Buzz: April 2017

Thank you for calling Bright MLS! The Bright Customer Support Center has officially launched. This change is the result of the merger of the MRIS and TREND Support Centers. Now, subscribers for the entire Bright footprint will have one place to call when they convert to the new system.   Get to know the Bright MLS Board of Directors The

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