MLS Participation

The Shasta Association of REALTORS and Multiple Listing Service is operated as one organization, and is governed by the Board of Directors of the Association.  The Multiple Listing Service is a means by which authorized MLS Broker Participants establish legal relationships with other Participants by making a blanket unilateral contractual offer of compensation and cooperation to other Broker Participants.  Broker Participants must meet all of the following requirements:

1) The individual or corporation for which the individual acts as a broker/officer, holds a valid California real estate broker's license;
2) The individual is a principal, partner, corporate officer, or branch office manager acting on behalf of a principal;
3) The individual haws signed a written agreement to abide by the rules and regulations of the service in force at that time and as from time to time amended;
4) The individual pays all applicable MLS fees;
5) The individual provides full and current contact information, including a valid email address and reports any changes or modifications in a timely manner;
6) The individual agrees to accept all communications by electric means from the Association;
7) The individual has completed the required orientation program of no more than eight (8) classroom hours within (90) days after access has been provided;
8) The individual actively endeavors during the operation of business, to list real property of the type listed on the MLS and/or to accept offers of cooperation and compensation made by listing brokers or agents in the MLS.

Benefits of Membership:

1) FlexMLS - FBS Data Systems
2) FlexMobile Applications
3) Sentrilock Lockbox and Key Access
4) CoreLogic Relist Tax Records

Steps for Joining:

1) Print membership application;
2) Complete with detail information and signature of applicant and Broker
3) Complete Lockbox key agreement;
4) Receive copy of MLS Rules and Regulations and Bylaws;
5) Receive Orientation appointment;
6) Supply copy of CalBRE License;
7) Receive access to MLS and Lockbox system;
8) Pay current dues and fees;
9) Meet and greet your warm friendly staff as the Shasta Association of REALTORS.