Kevin J. May, Serving the Treasure & Paradise Coasts of Florida (Florida Supreme Realty)

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Scott Godzyk
Godzyk Real Estate Services - Manchester, NH
One of the Manchester NH's area Leading Agents

In our MLS here in NH, it requires us to check the mapping and click ok that we checked and agree.

Aug 27, 2019 08:37 AM
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Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
https://HugginsHomes.com - Thousand Oaks, CA
Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties

In my MLS that would be a violation.  It's very rarely out in tract home suburbia for the mapping program to get it wrong.  Usually it's human interaction that moves the pin to the better side of the street or in the middle of the street.

Aug 27, 2019 08:41 AM
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Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Happily Retired - Franklin, MA
Previously Affiliated with The Todaro Team

beyond my paygrade....

Aug 27, 2019 11:27 AM
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Lyn Sims
Schaumburg, IL
Real Estate Agent Retired

I don't think that most agents even check that. I know that I do. Could give a home a good or bad location depending.

I bet 9 out 10 agents don't even know about it.

Aug 27, 2019 11:27 AM
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Peter Mohylsky
PMI. Destin - Miramar Beach, FL

S. I.  S. O.  is a comment i use alot regarding listing verbiage.  I am NOT going to explain what that means in this forum,  

My momma used to tell me to play nice with the other kids but it is getting harder and harder.  

Aug 27, 2019 10:45 AM
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Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Greater Charlotte Realtor

Our MLS gives us the ability to post the lattitude and longitude of a home which ups the accuracy when we submit a listing. I don't know about other MLS's, however.

Aug 27, 2019 08:41 AM
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Bob "RealMan" Timm
Ward County Notary Services - Minot, ND
Owner of Ward Co Notary Services retired RE Broker

In our MLS the agent doesn't do the pinning Kevin J. May but I think we can move the pin once it's been posted. I'd say it's the MLS software and busy agents who just assume the software put the pin in the proper place without double checking it.

Aug 27, 2019 08:35 AM
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Sandy Padula and Norm Padula, JD, GRI
HomeSmart Realty West - Carlsbad, CA
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That issue is merely the 'tip of the iceberg' as far as we are concerned. More importantly is the failure of listing agents to fully disclose simple facts like holding an interest in the listed property

Aug 28, 2019 08:59 AM
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Evelina Tsigelnitskaya
SIB Realty - Sunny Isles Beach, FL

I hope you find the way to do it.

Aug 27, 2019 08:39 PM
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Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, KW Diversified - Stevens Point, WI
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So easy to do, yet so many fail at this simple task.

Aug 27, 2019 08:02 PM
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Candice A. Donofrio
Next Wave RE Investments LLC Bullhead City AZ Commercial RE Broker - Fort Mohave, AZ
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OH DO NOT GET ME STARTED!
It truly is annoying.
Our MLS now REQUIRES that we validate the location on map. Thank you Goddess!
NOW, to get folks to make sure the APN (or an attachment if multiple parcels) is in there!

Aug 27, 2019 01:50 PM
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Anna Banana Kruchten CRS, Phoenix Broker
HomeSmart Real Estate BR030809000 - Phoenix, AZ
602-380-4886

Hi Kevin when I see this I think "now how difficult is it to pin the property to where it actually is............not at the front of the neighborhood or complex.

Aug 27, 2019 01:39 PM
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Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

Too lazy, too careless, too thoughtless? Take your pick!

Aug 27, 2019 01:28 PM
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Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy

Kevin,

What can anyone say, no doubt the agent was multi-tasking...A

Aug 27, 2019 10:59 AM
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Richie Alan Naggar
people first...then business Ran Right Realty - Riverside, CA
agent & author

Have experienced both accurate & inaccurate. This is how we earn our pay

Aug 27, 2019 10:15 AM
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Valeria Mola
SIB Realty - Miami, Sunny Isles Beach - Sunny Isles Beach, FL
305-607-0709 SIB Realty Condos for Sale and Rent

Did you fix it?

Aug 27, 2019 09:27 AM
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Greg Large
ERA Real Solutions - Grove City, OH
A Tradition of Trust

Operator Error.

Aug 27, 2019 08:37 AM
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Carol Williams
Although I'm retired, I love sharing my knowledge and learning from other real estate industry professionals. - Wenatchee, WA
Retired Agent / Broker / Property Manager

Better not to do it at all than do it wrong, right?

Aug 28, 2019 09:56 AM
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Joe Pryor
The Virtual Real Estate Team - Oklahoma City, OK
REALTOR® - Oklahoma Investment Properties

Out MLS system sucks at GPS locating.

Aug 28, 2019 06:54 AM
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Michael Jacobs
Pasadena, CA
Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393

There are multiple ways to be mystified by human behavior. Humored as well. It's one of life's little pleasures.  Well, sometimes. 

Aug 27, 2019 08:45 AM
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Kris Collis, Associate Broker
Smart Way America Realty - East Stroudsburg, PA
Professional Results you Expect 570-801-5525

Kevin, Another annoyance ---wrong driving directions!!

The agent may be outside the county and doesn't know that mapping software may not lead to main entrance of HOA gated communities.  You can always tell, usually on a foreclosure, when agent hasn't been to property and just copied directions from Google maps.

Aug 28, 2019 07:05 PM
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Kathleen Daniels, Probate & Trust Specialist
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
Probate Real Estate

That would not be me.  I can only speak for myself.

Aug 28, 2019 05:55 PM
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Wanda Kubat-Nerdin - Wanda Can!
Red Rock Real Estate Brokered by Real - St. George, UT
St. George Utah Area Residential Sales Agent

I do get that Kevin! Google maps needs to be updated...they are well behind the times. Recently, a land lot was showing all the way across the county - I had to manually go in and re-locate the pin. It is the agent's responsibility to ensure the pin is correctly placed or an error report is the result here.

Aug 28, 2019 07:54 AM
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Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

I think some agents do it so quickly, they are not paying close enough attention.

Sep 17, 2019 09:00 AM
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Bilal Alvi
Berq Properties - Idaville, PA
Leading Real Estate Agency

Google makes the last step difficult which is a postcard, last time I wait almost 2 months to verify my location.  LINKS REMOVED.

But you can also try by going to help then postcard and then send your pictures or do it by video call

Aug 28, 2019 11:51 PM