Google Base -- the next MLS?

Real estate listings now searchable via Google

Google Base, a Web site where property listings and other information can be uploaded and displayed online for free, can now be searched via Google, giving rise to visions of the service as a possible “new MLS.”

It has always been possible to search Google Base itself, but consumers can now input phrases such as “Miami real estate” into Google’s main search box and the results will show listings from Google Base.

While countless Web sites