Brokers vs. MLSs: Is there a winner in this mud match?

  • Out-of-touch leadership and "absurd" rules are among the reasons disagreements between brokers and MLSs remain, according to Inman Connect panelists.

SAN FRANCISCO — Three years ago, Craig Cheatham of broker network The Realty Alliance announced that brokers had “lost faith in the system,” read out a list of grievances against MLSs and cryptically hinted at an upcoming big initiative that he said would not endanger MLSs “swimming upstream.”