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North Carolina Realtors get Do Not Call tool

Online service available through association partnership

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Realtors in North Carolina now have the option of gaining access to a service that will help them comply with state and federal Do Not Call laws. The North Carolina Association of Realtors has formed a partnership with PossibleNOW, an Internet-based company offering Do Not Call compliance technologies, which allows the 29,000 Realtors in the state to access an online service called DNCQuickcheck. The service provides tools to allow Realtors to quickly identify consumers who do not want to be contacted. "NCAR members can easily incorporate Do Not Call compliance into their daily marketing activities," said Scott Frey, CEO of PossibleNOW. "DNCQuickcheck helps NCAR members eliminate the risk of violations and fines associated with state and federal Do Not Call laws. Prior to calling any expired listings, referrals, or FSBOs, NCAR members can use DNCQuickcheck to verify the Do Not Call status of the phone number." He added, "Do Not Call compliance goes well beyond simply checking phon...