Tag: 40 Years


The Growth of NWMLS: 40 Years of Powering the Region’s Real Estate Industry

In celebration of NWMLS’s 40th anniversary in 2024, let’s take a look at how our organization has expanded over the years with the merger of 22 MLSs to become the largest member-owned, not-for-profit multiple listing service in the region. 1984 Eastside Brokers Association, North End Brokers Association, South West Multiple [..]

February 9, 2024


The History of Northwest Multiple Listing Service: Powering the Region’s Real Estate Industry for 40 Years

“The multiple listing concept emerged in the late 1940s in the form of cooperative listing exchanges. They originated with brokers sharing information over coffee. Eventually, details on available properties were compiled on a card system, then catalogued in books.” In 1984 Puget Sound Multiple Listing Association (PSMLA) was formed when [..]

January 12, 2024

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