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Have you mastered Realist yet? A prerequisite for being on top of your game is to incorporate the best public records service into your business plan.

  • Neighborhood Reports
  • Distressed property statistics through Market Trends
  • Search by map
  • Search by data fields, including: Tax and Ownership, Foreclosure, Property characteristics
  • Great prospecting tool
  • Integrated into connectMLS
  • And more!

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Labor Day Hours

Be advised that in observance of Labor Day, MRED's Business Office and Help Desk will be closed on Monday, September 7th, 2015.

connectMLS and all other MRED products and services will be available during all times our Business Office and Help Desk are closed.

Please note: Help Desk On Call Emergency Hours will be available on Sunday, September 6th and Monday, September 7th, from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM each of those days.

When the Help Desk is closed and not On Call, should you have an emergency issue, please either:

  • Log into connectMLS, click the Contact MRED link at the top right of any page and use the "Do you have a suggestion for, or want to report a problem" link. Messages sent using this link are automatically sent to MRED staff and allow for the fastest response time to system issues; or
  • Leave a voicemail message at 630-955-2755, which will be retrieved as soon as possible.

MRED Business Offices and Help Desk will reopen at 8:00 AM on Tuesday, September 8th, 2015.

Have a safe holiday weekend! 

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What's so great about Cloud CMA? Here are some highlights: 

  • The ability to create and send Cloud CMA reports via email or mobile device
  • Create Buyer Tours, Flyers and Property Reports too

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Upgrade to the Cloud CMA Power Pack for even more features!

  • 50 Designer Covers
  • 55 New Illustrations
  • 25 Pages of Additional Content
  • And much more!

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Start Being Proactive With Your CMAs Versus Reactive »

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What's New?

Some new things at MRED:

Help Desk hours on Saturdays, 9 am to 3 pm; and On Call Emergency Hours on Sundays, 10 am to 2 pm

Add/Edit and Auction updates to connectMLS

Realist Comparables Grid now includes column sorting

Addition of Cloud Streams, a listing alert and collaboration tool

New features added to the ShowingCart by ShowingAssist

Hidden in!

Wondering where you can see an old issue of MRED Communications? See how Ask MrEd is doing in the stables, or catch up on the latest trends in Real Estate tech and more in the eNewsletters archives!

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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.

September 4, 2015

Have a Safe and Enjoyable Labor Day Weekend


How Can I Uncover Additional Information in Map View?

Read the Latest eTip »

New Add/Edit and Auction Update in connectMLS »

Reminder: Agent Reports contain confidential information. They are NOT for distribution to or sharing with members of the public. Use Client Reports for that.

MRED Director Tapped for RESO Chairmanship »

Illinois REbarcamp is coming to Oak Brook on October 5th

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U.S. Pending Home Sales Up in July »


CAR Member and MRED Customer Dan Goodwin is a NAR Good Neighbor Award Finalist

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DocuSign Helping Brokers Accelerate Agent Performance »

First time homebuyers in Boone, Cook, DeKalb, Fulton, Kane, Marion, McHenry, St. Clair, Will or Winnebago counties can get $7,500 in down payment assistance through 1stHomeIllinois

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CIPS Course "Global Real Estate: Transaction Tool" will be coming to C.A.R. on Wednesday, October 21st from 9 AM - 4 PM

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The Top 5 Things to Know About TRID Now »

Register for a Listingbook Webinar »

Move Over Phone, It's Time for Tablet »

Here is the RPR Training Schedule »

For new agents:

Where Do I Start? »


MRED Training has added classes at the REALTOR® Association of Fox Valley

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Explore the training opportunities at All MRED training - hands on, webinars, custom office training, videos - is FREE.

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This 2 hour hands on class will cover the new features and enhancements brought to connectMLS in 2015. The class will go over write a contract, increased prospecting capabilities, new Add/Edit features and more! 

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