Insights – July 15, 2015

CONNECT Gets a Facelift!

Have you logged in to CONNECT today? We’ve given the dashboard a makeover, and added some new features too! You’ll see new Marketplace buttons, offering you quick links to the resources you need – pay your bill, see your statement, or enroll in autopay.

We’ve also added the NAR Member Resources section, which offers direct access to resources provided through NAR, along with additional resources and information for REALTORS®.

Remember, CONNECT is your complete dashboard of REcolorado resources. Login to check it out!

Realist Enhancements

Realist was updated on Monday, July 13 with two new features that are sure to make you happy.

Site Influence is a new search criteria that has been added to the Comparables Report. To see this change, visit the Preference tab and click Report. Under Site Influence there are several different Waterfront options to choose from.

The Comparables grid will include column sorting. You can now click the box directly to the right of the column header to sort the Comparables.

To learn more about Realist visit the Help tab in Matrix

How to Report a Potential Violation

As you’re reviewing listings in Matrix, you may come across a house with an incorrect address, inaccurate status, or square footage error. What can you do about it? REcolorado prides itself on accurate data, which is why we need you to report any listing you think may be in violation.

How do you report a potential violation in Matrix? Follow the steps below and see our “Compliance/Violations” section under the Help tab in Matrix.

  1. From the Results tab, go to the full property display
  2. Click the yellow “report it” icon below the property photo
  3. Complete the violation report form
  4. Click “add violation”

REcolorado Compliance will review the LDC violation as quickly as possible and work to correct the issue if the listing is in violation. Have questions? Contact Customer Care at 303.850.9613, option 1.

Cloud CMA

Join us for a presentation by Damon Alton, the guru of Cloud CMA. Learn how to create custom reports to make a lasting first impression. Cloud CMA is an online property report generator that is integrated within the Matrix system.

With beautiful design, photographs, and integrated data, your clients will be blown away with a report that took seconds to create. These professional reports will help you win more listings and write more offers. Sign up for one of our classes below:

Colorado REALTOR® eMagazine

The new edition of the Colorado REALTOR® eMagazine is out! Read it here to learn about the latest in Colorado real estate.

Project Wildfire Kick-Off

Project Wildfire is designed to reduce and/or prevent the destruction of land, property and lives by raising awareness and educating residents throughout our state. On Tuesday, July 28, CAR and MMAR will host a kick-off meeting to introduce this project. Want to get involved? Join us by visiting here to learn more.

Cheri Long on the Barry and Larry Show!

Did you catch the Barry & Larry Show on KHOW 630 AM last Saturday? Cheri Long, REcolorado and AAR Board member, was a guest. She spoke about REcolorado’s accurate data and innovative resources for both consumers and members. Thanks, Cheri!