News 2017-08-01T21:42:07+00:00

Latest News from CCIAOR & CCIMLS

Cape Cod Market Update: Median Sale Price Rises Again; Pending Sales Dip

WEST YARMOUTH, MA—(October 16, 2017) According to preliminary data released last week by the Cape Cod & Islands Association of REALTORS® (CCIAOR), 467 homes sold in September, 356 single-family homes and 111 condominiums. Median sales [...]

FlexMLS Update – Listing Input & Dimensions

Listing Input – CCIMLS has moved School District and Mass Use Code into the Main Fields area of the listing input form in FlexMLS and they will now be auto-populated. While we work to make [...]

LOCAL NEWS: Barnstable Offers Home Loans to Stabilize Neighborhoods

The town of Barnstable launched the Hyannis Homebuyer Assistance Program late last week, taking action to stabilize neighborhoods by helping low and moderate income homebuyers. The program consists of  interest-free loans of up to $75,000 each. These loans [...]

Legal Hotline: My Deal Fell Apart Because of An Unfavorable Inspection. Now What?

I represent the seller in a deal that fell through due to an unfavorable home inspection report. Do I have to disclose to future prospective purchasers the reasons why the original buyers backed out? Most likely, [...]

REMINDER – No FlexMLS Fax-In Option After October 4th

Reminder As of October 4th, there will no longer be a FlexMLS fax-in option. Please scan and upload documents to the system directly, email a copy to, or fax a copy to 508-437-7948.   [...]

Legal Hotline: My Client Doesn’t Know If Permits Were Pulled for Their Basement

It can be a difficult situation if you are dealing with a seller or potential seller who is unsure if the permits for finishing their basement were obtained. Here are the basics of the legal [...]

MLS Reminders: Listing Agreement Uploads & Interactive Emails

Listing Agreement Upload Agents who uploaded listings between the dates of March 6, 2017 and March 31, 2017 will want to be sure that they have uploaded a listing agreement. During this time-frame we had [...]

Student Debt Delaying Millennial Homeownership by 7 Years

WASHINGTON (September 18, 2017) – Despite being in the prime years to buy their first home, an overwhelming majority of millennials with student debt currently do not own a home and believe this debt is [...]

How To Reverse Prospect in FlexMLS

Are you using reverse prospecting? Members may now email agents directly from the Reverse Prospecting screen, the recipient's email will include their contact's contact information. This will help you save time when receiving a Reverse [...]