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Experience the New Matrix with Matrix Express!

August 18, 2014  |  by Justin

As part of our efforts to help you prepare for Matrix changes, we invite you to take Matrix Express, our brand new, self-guided learning experience from MRIS-U! This quick 15-minute interactive tutorial is now available on MRIS-U, allowing you to experience the changes in workflow first-hard as you help a client search for a home. After you complete the interactive... Continue Reading

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How You Can Be Prepared for Matrix Changes

August 11, 2014  |  by Jess

If you’re looking for help with Matrix updates, you’ve come to the right place. Whether you’re a frequent reader of the blog, or you’ve just arrived on this page from a link in an email or a post on Twitter or Facebook, this is one of the most important posts about Matrix changes we’ve ever written, mainly because it links you to... Continue Reading

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Matrix is Changing, Sign Up for Training!

August 7, 2014  |  by Dessie

If you’re curious to see what the upcoming Matrix changes look like “in action,” then we encourage you to register for MRIS 301: What’s New & What’s Changing. This info-packed class goes into detail about the Matrix enhancements as well as new products such as Homesnap Pro, SmartCharts Pro and MRIS Close It! (just to name a few). New sections... Continue Reading

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Remember Those Matrix Updates?

August 4, 2014  |  by Jess

Now that the Spring market has passed, it’s time to reacquaint ourselves with those Matrix changes we talked about earlier this year. We want to take a couple of minutes to address what we feel are the 3 key things you need to get ready for the upcoming Matrix changes: 1. Visit for resources.The update isn’t happening tomorrow, but... Continue Reading

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The Trainer Talks about First Floor Master Bedrooms

April 25, 2014  |  by Diane Ives

Does your listing have a First Floor Master Bedroom? Many buyers may be looking for that feature so be sure to make that information searchable by buyer agents in Matrix. Listing Agents, use these hints to promote the First Floor Master Bedroom in Keystone: 1. Remarks - use words in your Agent/General Remarks, (ex: Main Level Master) that can be... Continue Reading

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Matrix Survey Results and What We’ve Heard

March 28, 2014  |  by Jess

Thanks to everyone who has filled out our Matrix Updates survey. As of today, 95% of respondents have indicated that they are aware of the upcoming changes, but individual levels of comfort vary. The change that respondents find most challenging? Comparative Market Analysis (CMA) Customization. If you’ve used the CMA tool within Matrix, the “change” to this tool is more... Continue Reading

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Matrix Update Awareness: Reports and CMA Customization

March 26, 2014  |  by Tera

We all know how important reports and Comparative Market Analyses (CMAs) are when you’re helping a client find a home. Changes in the upcoming Matrix release will give you some enhanced features that allow greater flexibility when you’re printing Matrix reports or creating CMAs. HTML and PDF Reports With the new release of Matrix, you will see an option to... Continue Reading

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Matrix Update Awareness: Saving Time with Navigation and Maps

March 25, 2014  |  by Tera

Of the changes coming to Matrix, the most noticeable changes involve how you search and navigate. Where the old workflow required you to complete separate searches if you wanted to view maps or revise your search, the new workflow lets you easily toggle between search, results and mapping. These changes will take some getting used to, but will ultimately help... Continue Reading

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Survey: How Comfortable Are You With Matrix Updates?

March 24, 2014  |  by Jess

Happy Monday everyone! Today kicks off Matrix Update Awareness week on the blog, and we are interested to find out how comfortable our subscribers are with the upcoming changes to Matrix Navigation and Workflow. Take our short survey and rate how comfortable you are with each of the major Matrix updates, including: New Matrix navigation Navigation (i.e. the “Criteria, Map,... Continue Reading


Have You Heard Matrix is Changing?

March 20, 2014  |  by Tera

We’ve been shouting about how “Matrix is Changing” from the rooftops lately, but since that time is almost here, we want to make sure the transition is as seamless as possible for everyone. To help familiarize yourself with the upcoming changes, take a look at the variety of resources we’ve prepared that are conveniently accessible from one central location. Visit... Continue Reading

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