Online listings rules delayed again

Federal investigation of Realtor policy continues

ORLANDO, Fla.–Realtor-operated multiple listing services will have until July 1, 2005 to implement the National Association of Realtors’ virtual office Web site (VOW) policy, which governs how brokers can display one another’s home listing data online.

NAR’s Board of Directors during its annual meeting today voted to push back the deadline of the trade group’s 18-month-old policy. The deadline had been extended twice from its original implementation date of Jan. 1, 2004.

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