Bright MLS reveals giant six-state service area

Realtor-owned MLS will have 85,000 members by end of 2017
  • MRIS and TREND have merged to form Bright MLS. This week, Bright MLS's new website announced "A new era of MLS is here."
  • In addition to MRIS and TREND, seven other MLSs will cease operations and join Bright over the course of 2017, likely making it the nation's largest MLS.
  • Bright's coverage area will span 10 million property records and nearly 40,000 square miles.
  • Brokers and agents in Bright's market who previously belonged to more than one MLS will no longer have to pay duplicate MLS fees.

What’s giant, hard-won and brand spanking new? The nation’s newest mega multiple listing service.