The following FAQs address:
• Traditional IRMLS listing policy
• NAR’s Clear Cooperation policy
• Office Exclusive listing
Non-association Volume listing

When do I need to submit a listing within one (1) business day?

NAR’s  Clear Cooperation policy (1.01) kicks in as soon as a property has been marketed to the public. Public marketing includes, but is not limited to, flyers displayed in windows, yard signs, digital marketing on public facing websites, brokerage website displays (including IDX and VOW), digital communications marketing (email blasts), multi-brokerage listing sharing networks, and applications available to the general public.

Do I have to submit my listing to the MLS?

IRMLS broker participants and their agent subscribers must input exclusive right to sell or exclusive agency listings on single family homes, vacant lots and acreage for sale or exchange, multi-family buildings for sale or exchange, business/commercial/industrial buildings for sale or exchange, farms/agricultural, and mobile homes with real estate located within the service area of the MLS within three (3) calendar days (excluding holidays) with the first day starting after all necessary signatures of seller(s) have been obtained, or in accordance with Section 1.01 (NAR Clear Cooperation Policy), whichever is less.
If the seller(s) do not want the listing included in the MLS, participants must submit the Seller-Opt-Out form from the MLS within three (3) calendar days (excluding holidays) (19.6).

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