MRIS Adds Web Tool for Real Estate Professionals to Make Better Technology Decisions

Sep 30, 2010 (03:09 PM EDT)

Metropolitan Regional Information Systems, Inc. (MRIS) has joined forces with, an unbiased real estate technology authority for up-to-date product education and reviews.

ROCKVILLE, Md., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Professional real estate agents face a daunting array of options to consider when purchasing technology tools to support their business. To assist in this effort, MRIS has joined forces with RETechnology, "the real estate technology authority," a top visited website that provides one stop shopping for technology offerings for real estate agents and brokers.  The site provides a comprehensive and valuable range of information including technology news, product overviews, peer reviews and user ratings.  MRIS customers are provided a free membership in the site (value $149) and can receive daily or weekly email advisories and access to the premium section of the website.

"RETechnology is the first website of its kind in the industry and promises to make a positive impact in the purchasing decisions made by agents and brokers. Think of it as an 'app store' dedicated to real estate," says John L. Heithaus, MRIS CMO and a member of the Board of Directors.  "More than just providing our customers a starting point in their technology searches, also provides valuable assistance to experienced real estate professionals looking to modernize technologies they use to source leads, as well as assist and advise clients."

"We strive to deliver Real Estate in Real Time™ to our customers, with accurate, timely and actionable information and solutions," Heithaus continued.  "RETechnology is just another tool to help deliver on this promise and support our customers' earning power."

MRIS customers can join RETechnology by logging into Matrix and clicking on the RETechnology tab.

About Metropolitan Regional Information Systems:

Metropolitan Regional Information Systems, Inc. (MRIS) is a leading provider of real estate information technology, and the largest multiple listing service in the nation. MRIS offers a portfolio of technology solutions, broker and agent software products and an industry-leading consumer portal, MRIS serves more than 40,000 real estate professionals spanning the Mid-Atlantic region, including Maryland, Virginia, Washington, D.C. and parts of Pennsylvania, Delaware and West Virginia. Visit Visit, "like" us on, and follow us on Twitter: @MRIS_REal_News.

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