MLS Rules & Policies
McKean County Association of Realtors® MLS is now considered a ‘sub-board’ in the Upstate New York Real Estate Information Services LLC (UNYREIS) MLS system in Rochester, NY. UNYREIS is a founding partner in the New York State Alliance of MLS’s (NYSAMLS’s). The NYSAMLS’s Matrix database includes listings from UNYREIS (including sub-boards of Chautauqua-Cattaraugus MLS and McKean County PA MLS), Central New York Information Services (CNYIS) in Syracuse, NY (including sub-boards of Cortland MLS, Jefferson Lewis MLS and Mohawk Valley MLS) and the Western New York Real Estate Information Service MLS (WNYREIS) in Buffalo, NY.
As a convenience, we’ve taken the 20+ page NYSAMLS’s rules and regs and summarized the ones that most apply to how data should be displayed in the MLS to avoid fines and be in compliance.
View/Print Summary of NYSAMLS’s Rules (5 pages with most recent changes in red font):
View/Print Full NYSAMLS’s MLS Rules (25 pages with most recent changes in red font):
Clear Cooperation Rule Effective January 2020