Hacker Connect January 16 in New York
An event for and by the real estate tech community

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. Meanwhile the U.S. Justice Department's antitrust division is still investigating NAR's policy, which is why the Realtor group extended the original implementation deadline at its annual meeting a year ago. The DOJ will not have a final decision on the investigation, which opened in late 2003, for another four month...