MRIS is proud to announce it is once again the lead sponsor of the 3rd Annual Run For Shelter 5K/10K and Fun Run. The run, benefiting Carpenter’s Shelter, will be held at 8 am on November 23rd in Alexandria, Virginia. As a run sponsor, MRIS Cares contributes support to Carpenter’s Shelter, Northern Virginia’s largest homeless shelter serving over 1,000 homeless children and adults each year. Carpenter’s Shelter provides these individuals with shelter, guidance, and education to live as independently as possible. Run For Shelter, held during National Homeless Awareness Month, is the only race in Alexandria dedicated to ending homelessness.
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MRIS Cares Announces Lead Sponsorship for the Run For Shelter Race
MRIS Announces Winner of 2nd Annual Adam D. Cockey, Jr. Community Leadership Award
MRIS has announced the winner of the second annual Adam D. Cockey, Jr. Community Leader Award. MRIS presented the award to Alfred B. “Tim” Kagan, Jr., REALTOR® at Benson & Mangold, LLC, at a ceremony at the MRIS headquarters Thursday. Named after former MRIS Chairman of the Board, Adam D. Cockey, Jr., for dedicating over 40 years to philanthropic efforts, the award honors real estate professionals who have demonstrated an unsurpassed commitment to community service and activism.
MRIS Releases 2013 Homebuyer & Seller Survey
MRIS has released the results from its 2013 Homebuyer & Seller survey featuring responses from over 1,100 real estate professionals within MRIS’s geographic footprint, including Washington D.C., Baltimore, Northern Virginia, and parts of West Virginia and Pennsylvania, focusing on the pulse of homebuyers and sellers in their regions.
MRIS Named a Finalist for Coveted Inman News Innovator Awards
MRIS is pleased to announce that it has been named as one of the eight finalists for the Inman News Innovator Awards as the most innovative MLS or real estate trade association. The Inman Innovator Awards honor companies, individuals and tools that apply technology to increase the productivity, efficiency and transparency of the real estate industry for consumers and real estate professionals.
MRIS Opens Nominations for Adam D. Cockey, Jr. Award
MRIS, the Mid-Atlantic Multiple Listing Service (MLS) that facilitates nearly $103 million a day in real estate transactions, today announced its call for nominations for the second annual Adam D. Cockey, Jr. Community Leadership Award. The award, named after former MRIS Chairman of the Board Adam D. Cockey, Jr., recognizes real estate professionals who have demonstrated unsurpassed advocacy towards community service.
Jon Coile Assumes Chairman Role at MRIS
MRIS, the industry-leading Mid-Atlantic Multiple Listing Service (MLS) that facilitates nearly $103 million a day in real estate transactions, is pleased to announce that Jon Coile will serve as the 2013 Chairman for its Board of Directors. Coile succeeds industry veteran Thomas M. Stevens, who guided MRIS for the past term, and will continue to serve on the Board of Directors.
New MRIShomes.com Provides Real Time Local Real Estate Listings™
MRIS, the Mid-Atlantic Multiple Listing Service (MLS) that facilitates nearly $103 million a day in real estate transactions, announced the relaunch and rebrand of its consumer-facing home search website, MRIShomes.com, formerly HomesDatabase.com. The rebranded site and companion mobile app provide the most accurate and up-to-date real estate listings available, along with outstanding resources for consumer real estate education.
MRIS CEO David C. Charron Named to Inman 100
Metropolitan Regional Information Systems, Inc. (MRIS), the Mid-Atlantic Multiple Listing Service (MLS) that facilitates nearly $103 million a day in real estate transactions, announced that its President and CEO David C. Charron has been named one of the most influential real estate leaders of 2012 by Inman News, the nation’s leading source of independent real estate news.
October DC Metro Market Sees Highest Annual Price Gain since Dec 2005
Median prices are still rising due to low inventory and an uptick in market activity; Townhomes lead the way in new contracts and median price growth
January RBI Pending Home Sales Index™: Low Inventory Remains the Story for Baltimore Metro Area
The following analysis of the Baltimore Metro Area housing market has been prepared by RealEstate Business Intelligence (RBI), and is based on the January 2012 RBI Pending Home Sales Index™ released today.