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Don't Fear the RPR

Realtors Property Resource® (RPR) is the National Association of Realtors (NAR) parcel-centric national database of property information.

Access RPR via:

  • The RPR link in the Tools, Resources & Links drop down menu in connectMLS
  • Go directly to

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5 Reasons to Take Advantage of RPR »

5 RPR Report Customizations You May Not Be Using »

The Ultimate Real Estate Road Warrior Survival Checklist »

Here is the RPR Training Schedule »

How Do You Find It?

Find gives you fast, flexible and easy access to the Realtor's version of

Highlights include:

  • Powerful natural language search
  • Displays detailed info on schools
  • Identify points of interest such as restaurants, shopping, hospitals and more
  • Even view multiple AVMs (valuations) on non-listed properties
  • Find is property-centric, not listing centric, so you can search all properties within the U.S.
  • Integrated into connectMLS

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Are You Seeing the Signs?

Provide your clients with a list of all the local contact information they will need for their home. Useful phone numbers include:

- Police                                          - Schools
- Utilities                                        - Park District
- Hospitals                                    - Post Office
- RE Transfer Stamps                - And more!

MRED City Info Pages can be accessed under the Tools, Resources & Links icon in the upper right corner of connectMLS or under Additional Information in the search results and detail reports in connectMLS.

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Help Desk Tip

How to customize an AREA in Infosparks so you can get a snapshot of YOUR market area

- The "My Areas" option in your toolbar will bring you to a mapping interface where you can draw your own areas for customized statistics

- Use polygon or circle tools to draw custom shapes on the map

- Compare these custom areas to their larger counterparts or compare one subdivision to another all on the same chart!

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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

Discontinuation of Down Payment Resource on October 1, 2015

Hidden in!

Looking for a specific form you need? has a variety of forms you may need for your business! Forms include status change form, appeal form, listing input forms and more!

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About MRED

Visit the MRED Statistics Page for the Latest Numbers on Your Marketplace »

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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 24, 2015

The Magic Number is Now Two


How Can I Change the Layout of my Home Page?

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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.

IAR has released their August Housing numbers

August Talking Points »

September Forecast »

Local Market Update »


Illinois REbarcamp is coming to Oak Brook on October 5th

Register Now »

10 Tweets for Promoting Your "What's My Home Worth" Landing Page »

Join NSBAR for Vertex 15, an engaging, one-day conference designed specifically for YOU. Event will be held Thursday, October 22nd from 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM at the Westin Chicago North Shore in Wheeling. General admission is $99 or a VIP Ticket is $250

Register Now »

What's the Best Site to Market Your Listings according to the Expert Panel at CAM? »

Welcome to the New DocuSign Experience »

MRED and IAR have partnered with Inman Select to provide a free subscription to Inman Select to IAR members and MRED customers! 

Learn About Select Audio Live Sessions »

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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 »

Cyber Criminals Targeting Real Estate Transactions »

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 how to use Infosparks and will introduce you to MRED's very own Share My Listings Widget. Learn how you can easily share your listings on top social media sites.

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