Real estate listings syndication is broken: Let's fix it

APIs: The key to assuring data quality

One point of the Edina Realty Inc. "Syndication Thesis" can be handled simply, for the benefit of all.

The thesis, on what a data owner needs from syndication — which I regret to say I can’t find on the company site even though it’s been quoted across many sources — reads as follows:

"Our agents don’t lose future business opportunities because a nonlisting competitor pays to present themselves as the contact for your listing.