Industry reacts to DOJ vs. NAR settlement proposal

Experts: Agreement provides more certainty for innovators

Consumers may ultimately gain access to a larger and more diverse collection of online real estate information if a proposed settlement between the federal government and the National Association of Realtors trade group is finally approved, industry experts said Tuesday.

And industry participants and innovators now have some clear evidence that a five-year stalemate over NAR policies in the online sharing and display of property information is nearing an end.