Breakdown of October 2015 Violations

Our violation count was down this month! However, Remarks violations topped the list.  Please remember contact information is only permitted in Private Remarks.

September Violation Count

Total Violations Sent92
Level 1-3 Violations85 (Allowed 2 business days to correct without fine)
Level 1-3 Citations2 (Not corrected after 2 business days so fines were issued)
Level 4 Violations7 (Automatic fine without 2 business days to correct, unless documentation is provided)

October Violation Count

Total Violations Sent71
Levels 1-3 Violations62 (Allowed 2 business days to correct w/o fine)
Levels 1-3 Citations4 (Not corrected after 2 business days so fines were issued)
Level 4 Violations 9 (Automatic fine without 2 business days to correct, unless documentation is provided)

Breakdown of October Violations

Remarks19 Violations / 1 Citation
Wrong Area13 Violations / 0 Citations
Incorrect Information7 Violations / 0 Citations
Late Listings7 Resolved / 2 Citations
Unauthorized Photo6 Violations / 2 Citations
Incorrect Status 4 Violations / 0 Citations
Missing Limited Service Docs 4 Violations / 0 Citations
Branded Virtual Tours3 Violations / 0 Citations
Missing Commission Info 2 Violations / 0 Citations
Missing Sliding Scale Info 2 Violations / 0 Citations
Incorrect Property Type 1 Violation / 1 Citation
Re-List 1 Violation / 0 Citations

We thank and commend members for taking these violation notices seriously and updating or fixing the issue within the 2 business day grace period. The ratio of violations to citations proves that this policy is working.

Remember the goal of our compliance program is not to collect fines, but to correct the data.

We seek to ensure the MLS is a trading platform for our members with relevant, timely, accurate, and reliable data. If you are unclear on a rule or uncertain as to procedure, please contact your NNRMLS Team.

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