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

Editor's note: this story has been edited to clarify that there is overlap in the membership of CALMLS and CARETS. California Realtors are moving closer to creating a single database of property listings, with backers of an initiative to create a statewide multiple listing service announcing today that they will join a database comprised of six MLSs in Southern California. CALMLS, a statewide MLS initiative backed by the California Association of Realtors, will become a member of California Real Estate Technology Services (CARETS), a data aggregation service currently serving 30 Realtor associations and 100,000-plus members in Southern California, the groups said. CALMLS -- a nonprofit subsidiary of CAR, the statewide Realtor trade group -- has signed letters of intent with 69 local...