Top May Violations

In May, “Late Listings” were down from April, but “Remarks” violations increased.  Remember, any contact information including phone numbers, websites, and bank and escrow information is permitted in the Private Remarks” only.

April 2014 Violations

Total Violations Sent128
Levels 1-3 Citations104(Allowed 2 business days to correct w/o fine)
Levels 1-3 Citations9(Not corrected after 2 business days -- fines were issued)
Level 4 Citations24(Automatic fine without 2 business days to correct)

May 2014 Violations

Total Violations Sent97
Levels 1-3 Violations93(Allowed 2 business days to correct w/o fine)
Levels 1-3 Citations5(Not corrected after 2 business days -- fines were issued)
Level 4 Citations4(Automatic fine without 2 business days to correct)

May 2014 Violations Breakdown

Remarks20 Violations / 1 Citation
Wrong Area19 Violations / 2 Citations
Incorrect Information15 Violations / 2 Citations
Branded Virtual Tours9 Violations / 2 Citations
Missing HOA Info8 Violations / No Citations
Photo / Sign6 Violations / No Citations
Incorrect Status5 Violations / No Citations
Incorrect Property Type5 Violations / No Citations
Missing Sliding Scale Info4 Violations / No Citations
Late Listings7 Resolved / 4 Citations
No commission offered1 Violations / No citations
Duplicate Class1 Violations /1 Citation

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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