|By Business Wire||
|September 19, 2013 05:00 AM EDT||
California Regional Multiple Listing Service (CRMLS) announced that it has signed a multi-year agreement with Proxio, Inc., the International MLS and Global Real Estate Network™. The Proxio Multilingual MLS Package will provide unsurpassed international marketing capabilities to 70,000 CRMLS real estate professionals in 34 Realtor® associations in California. Subscribers to CRMLS, the nation’s largest MLS, join over 600,000 real estate professionals from more than 140 countries currently in the Proxio global network.
The Proxio Multilingual MLS Package™ makes participating agents and listings visible to real estate professionals worldwide through the Proxio International MLS, which carries over 3.2M properties from 6 continents, provides 19-language translation of listings, and delivers the Proxio SocialSearch™ Facebook app for the MLS, to enable a full property search for homebuyers within this ever-growing marketplace. The CRMLS agreement also provides each agent their own individual IDX website or widget with full translation capabilities.
“With the addition of Proxio international and multilingual services, CRMLS subscribers are now equipped to expand their marketing to reach buyers all over the world and to better serve multicultural clients within their local markets,” said Art Carter, CEO of CRMLS. “This valuable service gives CRMLS brokers and agents a strategic advantage and provides them with new opportunities. We are pleased to implement the Proxio service as a valuable addition to the marketing tools we offer our subscribers.”
“It is impressive to see CRMLS, the nation’s largest MLS, taking the initiative to expand their subscribers’ reach into the international market,” said Janet Case, CEO of Proxio. “Through the Proxio platform, CRMLS agents and brokers are empowered to connect with other real estate professionals throughout the world to transact more business. California is a truly multicultural market, and we are pleased that CRMLS is taking full advantage of the capabilities our services provide.”
Proxio removes cultural borders by authentically translating property information, converting currencies and measurements, and creating multilingual flyers and websites—critical tools for agents working with multicultural and foreign clients or representing properties that appeal to international buyers.
About Proxio, Inc.
Proxio’s award-winning platform provides integrated marketing and networking services in 19 languages to real estate brokerages, agents, MLSs and associations worldwide. Over 600,000 Proxio-enabled professionals gain strategic advantage in serving diverse clients and growing their businesses globally through professional networking, multilingual services, and listing exposure through international portals and social media. Proxio is based in California, with offices in Brazil and Singapore.
California Regional MLS is the nation’s largest Multiple Listing Service, providing products and services to over 70,000 subscribers from 34 Realtor® associations. For over 30 years, CRMLS has been a regional MLS providing access to listing data throughout the state of California, dedicated to making a difference in the day-to-day business of its real estate professionals.