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Comment No.: REW-0211
Received: 10/24/2005
Organization: Fairfax Realty, Inc.
Commenter: Frias, Alexander
State: VA
Attachments: None


Comments:

From: alexanderfrias@mris.com [mailto:alexanderfrias@mris.com]
Sent: Monday, October 24, 2005 5:09 PM
To: ATR-Real Estate Workshop
Cc: FTCDOJworkshop@realtors.org
Subject: The new ILD policy is a win-win 4 consumers and realtors


It works for consumers because it gives home sellers a choice whether to permit marketing of their property on the Internet and in selecting an MLS member with whom they want to work. It allows them to "opt-in" and have their property displayed on other brokers' Web sites even if they are working with a broker who does not participate in sharing his listings for display by his competitors. And it works for REALTORS® because it gives us the right to control where our listings are displayed on the Internet.


Alexander Frias
NVAR Member
Fairfax Realty, Inc.
alexanderfrias@mris.com
(703)499-2794