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Get down payment assistance (DPR) for buyers!

  • Identify listings that qualify for down payment assistance
  • Helps buyers determine their eligibility for those programs
  • Add to your IDX website
  • DPR is already integrated into iHomefinder websites

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10 Down Payment Assistance Myths Debunked »

The Global Standard for eSignature

Have you checked out DocuSign®?

  • Go paperless with DocuSign®
  • Process up to 5 free envelopes each month through April 2014
  • Integrated into connectMLSTM Forms section for easy and convenient eSignature capability

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MRED Communications will be on an abbreviated schedule next week, with regulars like Ask MrEd and the Weekend Watch being off for the holiday. Regular communications will resume Monday, December 2nd.

  • In observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday, MRED's Business Offices and Help Desk will be closed starting Thursday, November 28th, and will remain closed through Sunday, December 1st. Our offices and Help Desk will reopen at 8:00 AM on Monday, December 2nd.
  • connectMLSTM and all other MRED products and services will remain available during the entire holiday weekend.
MRED wishes all its customers a Happy Thanksgiving!

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What's Coming Up?

Be on the lookout for the following:

New homes developments to be accessible via a link in connectMLSTM

Realtor Property Resource (RPR)

  MRED In the News!

Can's Bold Experiment With AgentMatch Survive Agent Backlash? »

Team 'Real Kick' Wins Real Estate Industry's First Ever Live Software Development Competition »

MRED'S Newest Thing - Better Than The Old Thing »

MRED Participated In Real Estate Technology Hackathon »

MRED Reports Third Quarter Monster Numbers »


Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED) is the real estate data aggregator and distributor providing the Chicagoland multiple listing service (MLS) to nearly 40,000 brokers, agents and appraisers and 8,000 offices. MRED serves Chicago and the surrounding "collar" counties and provides property information encompassing northern Illinois, southern Wisconsin and northwest Indiana. MRED delivers over twenty products and services to its customers, complementing connectMLS, the top rated MLS system per the latest WAV Group MLS Technology Survey. Connect with MRED at

DISCLAIMER: Please always check with your managing broker or office manager to ascertain if any of your office policies supercede any general rule, information, suggestion or offer about the MLS system, other MRED products/ services or real estate in general contained in this communication.  Nothing herein is legal advice.

November 21, 2013


Ever stumbled around wondering where to enter a price change?

To make it more obvious the label under the Listings tab now reads "Edit Listing Status/Price"

IAR has released its October Reports:

See The Market Stats »

Oct Talking Points »

Nov Forecast »

Nov Infographic »

Watch The Short Video Summary »


We're mobilizing to help the victims of the Illinois tornadoes

More Info »

See NAR conference highlights including an interview with Lynn Madison

Highlights »

Call To Action - Flood Insurance »


Listingbook AI has just done a Product Update

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HomePath is hosting a webinar on Short Sales for Real Estate Professionals & Trusted Advisors tomorrow, Friday, November 22nd from 8 - 10 AM

Register »

Craigslist has changed the policy of HTML use on their site including photos. MRED has modified the template in SMyL to meet the new requirements.

A small investment lets you shape the future of MRED and the real estate industry.  In what other business can you invest $1,000 and have your voice heard in the decision making process?

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GRI is as easy as 1-2-3!

GRI classes with IAR are returning to Chicagoland. Classes will be held at the Westin Chicago Northwest in Itasca from December 2 - 5.

Register for GRI Course II »

Register for GRI Course III »

Register for GRI Grad
Course »



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