Breakdown of February 2016 Violations

Both remarks and incorrect information violations topped the list this month.  Please remember there is no contact information permitted in MLS or Extended Remarks.

January 2016 Violation Count

Total Violations Sent82
Levels 1-3 Violations78 (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 4 (Automatic fine without 2 business days to correct, unless documentation is provided)

February 2016 Violation Count

Total Violations Sent 118
Levels 1-3 Violations102 (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 16 (Automatic fine without 2 business days to correct, unless documentation is provided)

Breakdown of February 2016 Violations

Incorrect Information25 Violations / 1 Citation
Remarks25 Violations / 1 Citation
Late Listings16 Resolved / 0 Citations
Wrong Area12 Violations / 0 Citations
Branded Virtual Tours9 Violations / 0 Citations
Unauthorized Photo7 Violations / 0 Citations
Incorrect Status 6 Violations / 0 Citations
Incorrect Property Type5 Violations / 0 Citations
Missing HOA Info4 Violations / 0 Citations
Missing Commission Info 3 Violations / 0 Citations
Missing Limited Service Docs 3 Violations / 0 Citations
Missing Sliding Scale Info 1 Violation / 0 Citations
Missing Ownership Disclosure 1 Violation / 0 Citations
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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