Heartland MLS extends Matrix X parallel run

November 19, 2020 in Heartland MLS

Heartland MLS has extended the date on which Matrix will switch to the new Matrix version X from Dec. 1 to January. This will allow subscribers additional time to take the necessary steps to prepare for the switch. During this time, CoreLogic will be hosting a virtual training session for Heartland MLS subscribers at multiple […]

Full Story
Young woman at home working on laptop.

KCRAR Launches New, Modernized Website with Single Sign-On Access for Member Convenience

October 30, 2020 in KCRAR

KCRAR launched its new website this week, bringing with it a revised navigation and updated look. This website takes the place of the former KCRAR.com, while streamlining content on former KCRAR websites, including ResourceKC.com and WhichRole.com.  “During the whole website redevelopment project, our top priority has been the user,” KCRAR Director of Communications Kyla Barcus said. “We […]

Full Story

Action Needed by Heartland MLS Subscribers During Matrix X Parallel Run

October 29, 2020 in Heartland MLS

The existing Heartland MLS Matrix system has been running parallel with the new Matrix X system since Oct. 13 and will continue to be in beta until Dec. 1. At that time, Heartland MLS will make the full switch to Matrix X.  “For several years, we have heard loud and clear from our subscribers that the Matrix system needs to be updated and […]

Full Story
A Message from Heartland MLS President Michael Pierce

President Pierce: Hic Sunt Dracones

October 28, 2020 in Guest Columns

The full potential and abilities of MLS-Touch are yet to be realized, but with a focus on a long-term path to a better product, we knew we had to make the decision to set sail through the difficult waters of change.

Full Story

How to Spot a Phishing Email

October 15, 2020 in KCRAR

Last week, an email was sent to KCRAR and Heartland MLS staff using KCRAR’s domain name that turned out to be a fraudulent email. A frequent tactic among scammers is to disguise fraudulent emails in order to bait a reply or link click from recipients that could give them access to personal information like passwords, […]

Full Story

MLS-Touch Releases Upgrade With New Features And Information

in Heartland MLS

MLS-Touch received an update earlier this week, adding even more features, most of which came from user feedback. This new MLS-Touch upgrade, version 3.6, brought with it:   New autocomplete search Realist integration of more than 80 fields with ability to jump between MLS listing and tax data record View parcel boundaries on the map […]

Full Story

New Matrix X System Upgrade Coming to Heartland MLS

October 2, 2020 in Heartland MLS

  Heartland MLS will be receiving an update to the Matrix MLS system. On Oct. 13, Matrix X will be released for beta testing and will run parallel with the current Matrix system. Because this is a new platform of the system, HMLS will be asking everyone to log into this system, verify contact and […]

Full Story

Cybersecurity Checklist: Best Practices for Real Estate Professionals

September 25, 2020 in KCRAR

Cybercrime can be devastating to real estate professionals and their clients. The following checklist offers some best practices to help you curb the risk of cybercrime. Because data protection and cybersecurity laws differ across the country, NAR recommends that you work with an attorney licensed in your state to help you develop cybersecurity-related programs, policies, […]

Full Story

‘Agent Alert’ eKey Feature Provides Extra Safety Measure for Agents

September 11, 2020 in KCRAR

Within the Supra eKey app, the Agent Alert feature offers users a simple and discreet way to send an alert message if they are ever in an unsafe situation. Located on the home screen of the Supra eKey mobile app, agents can press and hold the “alert” button in the bottom left corner for three […]

Full Story

Updated Features Available in MLS-Touch App

August 14, 2020 in Heartland MLS

MLS-Touch launched new features this week for Heartland MLS subscribers that are deeply integrated with Matrix. With this new update, client favorites, possibilities and discards will sync between the Matrix Client Portal, MLS-Touch and the branded, client-facing MLS-Touch app. Additionally, users will be able to access their Matrix Saved Searched from the app. MLS-Touch was […]

Full Story