Heartland MLS Partners with Select MLSs to Increase Access for Subscribers

April 19, 2024 in Heartland MLS

Heartland MLS launched this week a new data insights partnership which will allow HMLS users to access data from St. Louis, Mo. (MARIS); Denver, Colo. (REcolorado) and Atlanta, Ga. (First MLS). HMLS users can now find the “Data Partners” option from the main navigation within Matrix to search data in these partner Multiple Listing Services. […]

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Heartland MLS Launches Restb.ai for Automatic Property Photo Descriptions

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Listing property photos contain a wealth of information. After the launch earlier this month of Restb.ai within Heartland MLS Matrix, that information will be automatically extracted, creating photo descriptions for agents to review. During the listing creation process, Restb.ai’s AI-powered tagging solutions analyze all aproperty’s images to determine the room type or home space depicted […]

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President Voltz: Reflecting on Change and Resilience

March 21, 2024 in Guest Columns

I hope this message finds you well and enjoying moments of peace amidst your busy lives and recent headlines. As we journey through the ever-evolving landscape of the real estate industry, I find it important to take a moment to reflect on the concept of change and the resilience it requires from each of us. […]

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Heartland MLS Benefits: What’s New for Winter 2024

February 9, 2024 in Heartland MLS

Realist Insights Dashboard Just launched last month, Heartland MLS users will now see an updated dashboard when they navigate to the “Realist Tax” tab from within Matrix. This new dashboard provides users with a centralized hub for essential property and market intelligence, making it easier to access market trends, industry insights, saved searches and more. […]

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KCRAR and Heartland MLS CEO Ranked on Swanepoel Power 200 List

January 11, 2024 in KCRAR

Kipp Cooper, KCRAR and Heartland MLS CEO, was named on the 2024 Swanepoel Power 200 list, published earlier this week. This annual list “ranks the most powerful leaders in the residential real estate brokerage industry,” according to its website. Cooper ranked #26 in Organized Real Estate and ranked #162 among North America’s real estate professionals, […]

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President Voltz: New Year, SMART You

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By Amy Voltz, 2024 Heartland MLS President As we enter 2024, it’s hard not to feel the “New Year, New You” mentality take over. Companies pay millions in promotions for us to see these types of ads in our social media feed, our email inboxes and even popping up in our mailboxes. Weight loss plans, […]

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Image description: Cindy Cunningham raises her right hand on stage as Darrel Stiles installs her as president at the 2023 Holiday Party.

Award Winners Announced, 2024 Leadership Introduced at KCRAR Holiday Party

December 7, 2023 in KCRAR

Around 400 REALTORS® and Industry Partners gathered this week at the Loews Kansas City Hotel to witness the installation of 2024 KCRAR President Cindy Cunningham and Heartland MLS President Amy Voltz, as well as the announcement of the 2023 KCRAR award winners. The 2023 Good Neighbor Community Service Award was presented to Barbara Walk, RE/MAX […]

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Heartland MLS Benefits: What’s New for Fall 2023

November 9, 2023 in Heartland MLS

BrokerBay: New Technical Support Line Launched this week, all Heartland MLS agents and brokers now have direct access to BrokerBay technical support agents by calling 1-888-534-2324. This new line will be answered by a BrokerBay support specialist between 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. CT Monday through Friday. For assistance over the weekend during the same […]

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POE Myths Dispelled on Kansas City RealTalk

October 5, 2023 in Heartland MLS

Director of Heartland MLS Rob Wagoner and Heartland MLS Compliance Manager Elaina Lueker appeared on this week’s episode of Kansas City RealTalk to clear up common misconceptions about Private Office Exclusive listings (POEs). POEs are a type of listing in HMLS that protect the privacy of sellers who do not wish to publicly market their […]

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President Niemann: Back to School

August 4, 2023 in Guest Columns

Wow, it’s scorching out there! Can you believe this heat? It’s not just the heat, it’s the humidity—the dog days of summer have arrived! Sunday the black lab and I believe that every day is a dog day, not just the end of summer. Interestingly, the term “dog days” dates back to ancient times and […]

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