Re/Max, Realogy execs voice support for consumer access to accurate agent performance data

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NEW YORK -- Consumers should have access to agent performance data and ratings, if they can be delivered in an accurate and consistent manner, according to two prominent industry leaders -- Re/Max Chairman and CEO Dave Liniger, and Realogy Franchise Group President and CEO Alex Perriello. Liniger and Perriello let their thoughts be known on the controversial matter in candid, one-on-one interviews with Inman News Publisher Brad Inman at Real Estate Connect New York City. "The more we try to deny information to (consumers), the worse it is for (the industry)," Liniger told the Connect crowd. "We should just be right out, open and let them have it." Perriello had a similar take. "I don't think keeping anyone in the dark in this day and age is a good strategy," Perriello said. "As long as the source is credible, it's consistent, it's monitored and it's accurate -- all of that has to exist, but then the consumer needs to see it." Liniger and Perriello weighed in as the re...