Announcements Archive

simpleRETS becomes REsync

As part of all the project work we are doing at CRT, we have migrated simpleRETS over to Google’s project hosting.  We have also renamed the project REsync. For those that are unfamiliar with REsync (aka simpleRETS), it is...
June 24, 2010

See you in San Diego!

The 2009 REALTORS® Conference & Expo is upon us.  If you’ll be one of the real estate professionals attending, don’t miss the information packed sessions & tech resources CRT is offering. CRT WiFi Hotspot In the Hyatt’s Manchester Foyer...
November 10, 2009

Variman 3.1 Released

Chicago, September 23, 2009: The Center for REALTOR® Technology is excited to announce, as promised early last month, the release of the latest version of Variman – The Open Source and Free RETS Server. Variman version 3.1 is fully...
September 23, 2009

REALTOR® Secure

Chicago, August 17, 2009: The Center for REALTOR® Technology today announced that the REALTOR® Secure program will be focusing more on security education and awareness and will be re-branded as REALTOR® Secure: Understanding and Identifying Your Personal, Corporate and...
September 2, 2009

RETS DC Technical Track Day 1

Been recording the Technical Track at the RESO meeting in DC today.  Take a look! Specification Review Workgroup Webcam chat at Ustream Schema Workgroup Live Streaming by Ustream.TV...
April 6, 2009

Recent Speaking

I was pretty busy with travelling last month (this month as well).  I was at the Pennsylvania Association’s MLS Symposium in Harrisburg from March 11th-12th and then at RETechSouth on Martch 20th.  They were both good events, and I...
April 6, 2009

RETS Certification Status

As Chris posted last week, one of the big topics at this months RESO meeting was the upcoming June 2009 deadline for RETS certification.  For those that are still unaware, in the 2007 Annual Meeting in Las Vegas, the...
December 11, 2008

So long, and thanks for all the fish…

What sorts of things last 7 years? Wars time spent in tibet bad luck as associated with breaking mirrors Guy Richie and Madonna’s marriage (now ending in divorce) my marriage (not ending in divorce, still on going, so this...
October 28, 2008

NAR is looking for a Social Media Manager. Is it you?

I just got word that NAR’s publications department is looking for a Social Media Manager.  Knowing that many qualified applications read CRT’s blog, I thought I’d put a mention there to help everyone out. You can read more about...
October 8, 2008

RETS for Drupal!

Arthur Richards has written a Drupal plugin for RETS! This allows you to create a website that has listing information taken directly from the MLS. You can find it with other Drupal plug-ins. Here is a clip of what...
June 30, 2008