Benefits and Services – Make, List and Sell More

NEW – MLS Advantage from Florida Realtors
MLS Advantage allows participating boards and members to share available MLS listings across the state of Florida.  With a single search, members can find all listings that match your search parameters from participating MLS boards.

NEW – Realtors Property Resource from NAR

Form Simplicity Ultimate Edition
This upgraded feature of Real Estate IS (subsidiary of Florida Realtors) includes unlimited electronic signatures (eSign) and unlimited transaction storage. It’s the same forms system that Florida Realtors has offered all Florida Realtors members for the past few years, but enhanced to the higher service level.

Global Focus
Active Global Council setting up exhibits, hosting informational opportunities, and a business resource all to make YOUR business grow with those buying from out of our country

ListHub
Listing Management – Brokers send your listings to over 300 top listing channels – no uploading of your listings saves you thousands of dollars!

Court House Retrieval System
CRS Power Tools is a powerful tax search system compiling data from several sources for our local counties, including property appraiser, tax collector, clerk of courts and more. This service is available to all MLS subscribers who are full service members of ECAR.

Quick Links
Links to County Tax Office, Courthouse Official records for surrounding counties, and links to the Coastal Construction Control Line site to help you quickly get the information you need

Links to surrounding Boards/Counties outside of ECAR
As an ECAR MLS Subscriber, if your customer takes you outside of the ECAR MLS area, you have access from Pensacola through Holmes Counties to show listings and list property

Market Statistical Information available
Your Association provides monthly market statistics for you to share with your clients helping you be the expert of our market

Emerald Coast Homes Online
Promoting the Emerald Coast Realtors and YOUR listings help you earn more

MLS Services for MLS Subscribers
Available to all ECAR MLS subscribers, the ECAR MLS system contains a full range of property types from residential homes to commercial, including land and long term rentals. Each property type (category) is specifically designed for that type of real estate sales or lease.

  • ECAR Email Lists
    Designated e-mails to promote area listings, & open houses, and affiliate offers E-mail distribution system set up by area to promote listings, price changes, open houses etc. to fellow REALTORS
  • Area MLS Tours
    Free for all ECAR MLS subscribers, these tours are designed for both the listing agent to promote/show their new listings, and buyer’s agents to know the area inventory.  These tours keep you ahead to know the inventory and be able to sell more!
  • After-hours support – (850) 244-2411
    Support is always a phone call away for your needs. Call (850) 244-2411 and leave a message after hours.
  • MLS Training
    Free MLS training is offered to all ECAR MLS subscribers.  Classes include the basics on how to enter listings and perform searches, as well as more advanced topics.  Check the ECAR Class Schedule on line for upcoming MLS training.
  • Mobile Website
    ECAR MLS subscribers have quick access to our MLS while you are out in the field showing property.

Leadership Opportunities

REALTORS who are actively involved in their associations often make more money.  We have many opportunities for involvement through our Leadership Development Program, becoming a Committee Chair or Co-chair, election to the Board of Directors

Inventory of keys, FOBS, Adapters and lockboxes
Only association in Northwest Florida to keep a complete inventory of listing needs for you to quickly put a house on the market

Walk-in PC station
Out and about and need to print something from MLS or an e-mail quickly?  Visit our State of the art Association Office centrally located which allows you to run in to access a computer and printer

Mobile APPS/QR Codes
ECAR has partnered with Hillside Software to offer ECAR members access to FREE/discounted mobile apps and QR Codes.  A free mobile app to search ECAR’s public website, www.EmeraldCoastHomesOnline.com is available. A branded app is available for a low monthly fee, no contract required. You can also purchase QR codes for your listings for a low price – the first QR code is FREE!

FloridaLiving.Net
A statewide website that allows you to promote yourself and your listings to the public as well as a referral networking source. Benefit provided by Florida Realtors®

Commercial Forum – Destin & Crestview
Commercial real estate marketing opportunity for members in the south and north ends of ECAR’s coverage area.