Rockville, MD – October 10, 2011 – Metropolitan Regional Information Systems (MRIS) has announced that Realtors Property Resource® (RPR™) was launched today for its 42,000+ REALTOR® customers. RPR is an NAR database initiative which provides robust and high value, property and market-specific data that will give agents and brokers a real competitive advantage in a challenging real estate climate.
According to MRIS President and Chief Executive officer David Charron, “MRIS is committed to providing our customers with the tools and resources they need to advance their business. RPR is just one of those tools and we’re looking forward to aligning with RPR to enable REALTORS® and MRIS customers access to this robust tool.”
“The REALTORS® in MRIS are used to being on the cutting edge of real estate technology,” said RPR CEO Dale Ross. “The launch of RPR in the MRIS markets will allow their REALTORS® to leverage RPR’s high-value search, valuation and reporting tools to create even more income opportunities. In addition, the national footprint of RPR’s data and functionality will allow expanded access for REALTORS® to provide valuable information to their clients and customers.”
RPR is a technology initiative developed by the National Association of REALTORS® for the exclusive use of its 1.1 million REALTOR® members. For more information on Realtors Property Resource, go to: blog.narrpr.com.
MRIS is real estate in real time™, enabling its customers to list and sell nearly $100 million in real estate each day and nearly $100 billion in listings and closed sales in 2010. A leading developer of real estate information technology, MRIS connects its customers with timely, accurate and actionable data with a growing portfolio of technology solutions, including broker and agent software products and an industry-leading consumer portal, HomesDatabase.com. MRIS also showcases unique homes and offers tailored community information through its online television network, mrisTV.com. Behind the scenes, the CURE Solutions Group subsidiary of MRIS provides back-end technology to other MLS systems through CURE, a proprietary solution. MRIS serves nearly 42,000 real estate professionals spanning a 22,000 square mile section of the Mid-Atlantic region, including Maryland, Virginia, Washington, D.C. and markets located in Pennsylvania, Delaware and West Virginia. Visit us at MRIS.com, MRISblog.com or mrisTV.com, “Like” us on Facebook.com/MRISonFB, and follow us on Twitter, @MRIS_REal_News.
About Realtors Property Resource ® (RPR™)
RPR, a wholly owned subsidiary of the National Association of REALTORS® incorporated in November 2009, is a nationwide database providing REALTORS® with extensive property data and analysis as an exclusive member benefit of NAR. RPR’s goal is to aggregate and deliver to its users a comprehensive database of information about all 147 million parcels of residential and commercial property in the United States. RPR is 100 percent owned, operated and controlled by the members of NAR. For more information about Realtors Property Resource, visit: blog.narrpr.com or contact Jeff Young, Senior Vice-President of Operations, 312-329-8255.