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MLS kicks off tech developer challenge

MRIS offering $25,000 grand prize
Published on Oct 21, 2010

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

The nation's largest multiple listing service officially kicked off a tech developer challenge this week.

Rockville, Md.-based Metropolitan Regional Information Systems Inc. is offering a $25,000 grand prize and a yearlong unpaid internship for an original desktop, mobile or Web application "that can measurably improve the way homebuyers and sellers work with professional real estate agents."