Reverse Your
Your fellow MRED real estate professionals have clients who have specified parameters regarding their dream home.  Why wouldn't you take advantage of Reverse Prospecting in connectMLS™ and find those potential purchasers for your sellers' homes?
BONUS TIP: did you know you can create draft listings and use Reverse Prospecting to find possible buyers in the system?  How does this work for you?
"Mr. and Mrs. Seller, when priced at $400,000 your home produces 20 possible purchasers in the MLS, but when I price it at $380,000, there are 50 of them!"

Did you know that Walk Score® has an iPhone app?  Aside from all the cool things you can already do with Walk Score®, you can become highlighted as a "local expert" by contributing 10 or more pictures and comments about a specific neighborhood.  Download it from the iTunes store or READ MORE ABOUT THIS »

Did you know that Walk Score® measures bikeability as well as walkability?


Still haven't taken advantage of this yet?
MRED Social IDX (MSI) is a Facebook app that allows Realtors® to add a property search directly to their Facebook business/brand page.
It's only $5.99/month, and if you acquire the app by October 5th, you get the first month free!
Download it by clicking on the handbag icon (App Store) on MRED's Facebook page!  USE COUPON CODE RQXDSX

Great SEO, Design, and Lead Capture!
Starting at just $29.95/month
No setup fees or contracts, instant approval

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  What's Coming Up? 
Please be on the lookout for the following:
MRED's Midwest Homes Agent Branded IDX Search MOBILE App, which is scheduled to go live NEXT WEEK!
The MLS Data Co-Op, which will allow you to market your properties and access MLS listings across the country
FIND, the professional data application that allows you to access data via a powerful natural language search engine.
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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.
OCTOBER 4, 2012
What's New!
Congratulations to our MRED Green Expert Laura Stukel of L.W. Reedy Real Estate in Elmhurst!  Not only is she NAR's first Green Industry Advocate award winner but she is also one of six NAR Green Resource Council EverGreen winners!
Upcoming Events 
Have you taken your business international yet?  Attend the CIPS Institute, HERE in Chicago, October 8th - 12th!
NAR's 2012 Workforce Housing Forum is coming up on October 10th and 11th.  Includes a class to help you work with local employers to help their employees become homeowners!
A Certified Negotiation Consultant (CNC) course is coming to Arlington Heights on Thursday, October 18th:
A great course on appraising energy efficient and green homes is coming up in Oak Brook on Wednesday, October 24th:
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