No. 01
WAV Group Newsletter
By Victor Lund

The Real Estate Standards Organization (RESO) has driven the most important data solution for real estate brokers over the past year. With support from the National Association of REALTORS®, all NAR® affiliated MLSs (think association-owned) are required to adopt the RESO standard for MLS data. This change compelled CoreLogic®, the nation's largest MLS provider, to make the changes to the MLS data feeds. Zillow Group also jumped into the mix with the acquisition of Bridge Interactive to complement RETSLY. But firms went further, and it's good for brokers. ..  READ MORE!
By Marilyn Wilson

Every year, a bunch of us industry road warriors get together while we are in NYC to have an late night off-campus party. This year, we will be meeting up at Tonic West. And as usual, John Heithaus has pulled together some of the best NYC musicians who will be playing a few sets of good old rock and roll, along with some features from the hit musical Hamilton ...  READ MORE!
By Victor Lund

After working as the Director of Marketing & Professional Services at the Naples Board of Realtors in Florida, Paine moved on to the head position at the Bonita Springs-Estero Association, which, at the time, was a small association sandwiched between a megaboard in Fort Myers and another in Naples. As a contiguous market, all three were collaborating on building a jointly-owned and controlled MLS called Sunshine MLS. Uniquely, at the time, the project involved writing and producing MLS software  ...   READ MORE!
By Kevin Hawkins

The impact of the annual reveal of both the  Inman Influencer List  and the  Swanepoel Power 200  is like a social media cannon shot: you can hear the buzz everywhere. The fact that this year these leadership lists were released nearly simultaneously makes the buzz near deafening  ...  READ MORE!