Section 1.01 Clear Cooperation

Section 1.01 Clear Cooperation

Within one (1) business day of marketing a property to the public, the listing broker must submit the listing to the MLS for cooperation with other MLS participants. Public marketing includes, but is not limited to, flyers displayed in windows, yard signs,digital marketing on public facing websites, brokerage website displays (including IDX and VOW), digital communications marketing (email blasts), multi-brokerage listing sharing networks, and applications available to the general public.(M)

This does not include New Construction Listings, Commercial or Rental Property Types.
(BOM 04/03/20)

Note:  Exclusive listing information for required property types must be filed and distributed to other MLS Participants for cooperation under the Clear Cooperation Policy. This applies to listings filed under Section 1 and listings exempt from distribution under Section 1.3 of the NAR model MLS rules, and any other situation where the listing broker is publicly marketing an exclusive listing that is required to be filed with the service and is not currently available to other MLS Participants(M)



    • Related Articles

    • Section 1.3 Exempt Listings

      If the seller refuses to permit the listing to be disseminated by the service, the participant may then take the listing (office exclusive) and such listing shall be filed with the service but not disseminated to the participants. Filing of the ...
    • Section 1 Listing Procedures:

      Listings of real or personal property of the following types, which are listed subject to a real estate broker’s license, and are located within the Service Area* of the multiple listing service, and are taken by participants on exclusive right to ...
    • Section 1.12 Service Area:

      Only listings of the designated types of property located within[i] the Service Area of the MLS are required to be submitted to the Service. Listings of property located outside the above counties will be accepted if submitted voluntarily by a ...
    • Section 11.1 Display:

      Each Participant shall be entitled to lease from NCRMLS, a number of copies of each MLS compilation sufficient to provide the Participant and each person affiliated as a licensee (including licensed or certified appraiser) with such Participant with ...
    • Section 12 Distribution:

      Participants shall, at all times, maintain control over and responsibility for each copy of and access to any MLS compilation* leased to them by NCRMLS, and shall not distribute any such copies to persons other than Subscribers who are an affiliated ...