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 Sent||88|
|Levels 1-3 Violations||75 (Allowed 2 business days to correct w/o fine)|
|Levels 1-3 Citations||1 (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 Sent||81|
|Levels 1-3 Violations||74 (Allowed 2 business days to correct w/o fine)|
|Levels 1-3 Citations||2 (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 Area||19 Violations / 0 Citations|
|Remarks||13 Violations / 1 Citation|
|Incorrect Information||10 Violations / 0 Citation|
|Late Listings||7 Resolved / 1 Citation|
|Missing HOA Information||6 Violations / 0 Citations|
|Photo/Sign||6 Violations / 0 Citations|
|Missing Sliding Scale Info||5 Violations / 0 Citations|
|Incorrect Status||3 Violations / 0 Citations|
|Missing Limited Service Docs||4 Violations / 0 Citations|
|Incorrect Property Type||3 Violations / 0 Citations|
|Branded Virtual Tours||3 Violations / 0 Citations|
|Re List||1 Violations / 0 Citations|
|Commission||1 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.