Redfin suspends agent reports in three more markets

Data licensing issues in play in SF East Bay, Sacramento, and Washington D.C.

Virtual office website (VOW) operator Redfin’s decision to publish agent performance data gleaned from multiple listing services has revealed issues surrounding the reporting of sold data to MLSs that could complicate the brokerage’s stated goal of providing more transparency to consumers.

The Seattle-based brokerage continues to grapple with accuracy and data licensing issues after launching its agent Scouting Reports Thursday in 14 markets and part of Atlanta.