December 2014 Violations

This month, Area Violations topped our count. However, there were ZERO citations issued for Level 1-3 Violations. Thank you to our members for correcting listings within the 2 business day grace period!

November 2014 Violation Count

Total Violations Sent80
Levels 1-3 Violations72 (Allowed 2 business days to correct w/o fine)
Levels 1-3 Citations6 (Not corrected after 2 business days so fines were issued)
Level 4 Violations8 (Automatic fine without 2 business days to correct, unless documentation is provided)

December 2014 Violation Count

Total Violations Sent49
Levels 1-3 Violations46 (Allowed 2 business days to correct w/o fine)
Levels 1-3 Citations0 (Not corrected after 2 business days so fines were issued)
Level 4 Violations3 (Automatic fine without 2 business days to correct, unless documentation is provided)

Breakdown of December Violations:

Breakdown of December 2014 Violations

Wrong Area12 Violations / 0 Citations
Remarks7 Violations / 0 Citations
Incorrect Information6 Violations / 0 Citations
Branded Virtual Tours6 Violations / 0 Citations
Photo/Sign4 Violations / 0 Citations
Missing Limited Service Docs4 Violations / 0 Citations
Incorrect Property Type2 Violations/ 0 Citations
Incorrect Status2 Violations/ 0 Citations
Missing Sliding Scale Info2 Violations/ 0 Citations
Missing HOA Information1 Violations/ 0 Citations
Late Listings1 Resolved/ 2 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.

Did you like this? Share it:

2 thoughts on “December 2014 Violations

  1. I think the NNRMLS rules are easy to follow and make sense. There are over 2400 REALTOR members, and only these few violations? The membership must think the rules are easy to follow and make sense too!

Leave a Reply