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Trulia’s Alon Chaver joins board of MLS data standards group, RESO

Higher-quality listing data 'especially helpful' for Trulia's mobile apps

Real estate search and marketing company Trulia has joined the Real Estate Standards Organization, a move both say is in step with their goals of fostering efficiency and software innovation in the real estate industry. Alon Chaver, Trulia's vice president of industry services, will join RESO's board of directors for a one-year term, with an option to renew, starting Jan. 1. His role and responsibilities at San Francisco-based Trulia will not change. Trulia has the second-most popular real estate website in the nation, receiving 30.1 million total visits from desktop computers in October, according to Experian Marketing Services. “RESO’s mission is to standardize real estate data, so working with Trulia is a natural fit with our goal to make data accessible and interoperable for all," said Rebecca Jensen, CEO of UtahRealEstate.com and chair of the RESO board, in a statement. "Adding Alon to the board will help us lay the groundwork for further cooperation between MLS...