February 2015 Violations

Violations were slightly down in February, but Incorrect Areas were still at the top of the Violation list.  Please don’t forget to double check which area your listing should be in by clicking the NNRMLS Area Maps button on the Member Launchpad.

January 2015 Violation Count

Total Violations Sent88
Levels 1-3 Violations75 (Allowed 2 business days to correct w/o fine)
Levels 1-3 Citations1 (Not corrected after 2 business days so fines were issued)
Level 4 Violations 13 (Automatic fine without 2 business days to correct unless documentation is provided)

February 2015 Violations

Total Violations Sent81
Levels 1-3 Violations74 (Allowed 2 business days to correct w/o fine)
Levels 1-3 Citations2 (Not corrected after 2 business days so fines were issued)
Level 4 Violations 7 (Automatic fine without 2 business days to correct, unless documentation is provided)

Breakdown of February Violations

Wrong Area19 Violations / 0 Citations
Remarks13 Violations / 1 Citation
Incorrect Information10 Violations / 0 Citation
Late Listings7 Resolved / 1 Citation
Missing HOA Information 6 Violations / 0 Citations
Photo/Sign6 Violations / 0 Citations
Missing Sliding Scale Info5 Violations / 0 Citations
Incorrect Status 3 Violations / 0 Citations
Missing Limited Service Docs4 Violations / 0 Citations
Incorrect Property Type3 Violations / 0 Citations
Branded Virtual Tours3 Violations / 0 Citations
Re List1 Violations / 0 Citations
Commission1 Violations / 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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