Internet Data Exchange for your web site... eIDX.com

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FAQ 
We have put together a few of our most common questions to help you get acquainted with IDX and our services.

Questions about IDX
What is IDX?
What is eIDX.com?
Who can use MLS IDX data?
Can the eIDX.com home search be used in my web site?
Do I have to host my web site with eIDX.com?
How much does it cost?
How soon can I get it?
How do I build an IDX web site?

Don't I have this already?

General Questions
How do I register a domain name?
How do I check my email?

Questions about IDX

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What is IDX?
IDX
is short for INTERNET DATA EXCHANGE, a term coined by NAR... IDX (Internet Data Exchange) also known as Broker Reciprocity (BR) allows participating Brokers to display active MLS listing information on their web site(s), provided that the data display conforms to the policies, rules and specifications of their MLS Board and state law. IDX is a MLS data solution that is provided to the Brokerage for use on their websites. IDX solutions do not require that you obtain a registration from the user. Brokers can display the MLS listing data of all brokerages that have chosen to participate in IDX, so long as they prominently display the BR logos, disclaimers and appropriate distinctions between their own listings and those of another office.

What is eIDX.com?
eIDX.com is an Internet Service Provider who specializes in managing IDX data feeds and web sites for our real estate brokerage and agent clients.  We provide superior real estate data services.  eIDX.com manages and updates our client web sites daily with the most current real estate housing data available, straight from their local MLS system.

Who can use MLS IDX data?
Typically only real estate brokers have direct access to MLS IDX data.  Real estate agents can receive access to IDX data through their broker.  This usually requires written permission from their employing brokerage to publish the IDX housing data.  MLS rules about the use of IDX data vary from MLS to MLS.
  eIDX.com respects and complies with your local MLS rules about the display and use of IDX data.

Can the eIDX.com home search be used in my web site?
Answer:  Yes, if you are a real estate broker who participates in your MLS's IDX program.  And Yes, again if you are agent employed by a brokerage that participates in their MLS's IDX program, if you have written permission from your broker.

Do I have to host my web site with eIDX.com?
Answer:  No, you do not have to host your site with eIDX.com.  Our IDX home search web solutions are designed to work on your existing web site. 

How much does it cost?
Costs vary depending on the IDX home search product you subscribe to.  Please refer to the individual web solution profile you are considering.  To view our pricing plans click here.

How soon can I get it?
Our IDX frame web solutions have a 3 business day turn around to implement.  Our custom web sites with site content management require 30-45 days to complete.  This is due to the increased labor required to develop the site.

How do I build an IDX web site?
Building an IDX-enabled web site can be as simple or complex as you want to make it.  On the simple side, You can add our IDX web solutions to virtually any web site by "Framing" the IDX data into your site.  You, your web designer or our team of Internet professionals can setup your frame.  We also build custom web sites for real estate brokerages and agents.  These web sites offer more powerful lead generation tools than are possible to implement by simple framing provides.

Don't I have this already?
Some MLS systems provide IDX frame home searches for their members.  Some large real estate franchises provide IDX home searches for their agents.  So the answer to this question is... you might.  Now it is a question of how good do you have it?  Some of our best clients had another IDX solution in their web site prior to becoming our client.  In today's challenging web environment, our IDX home search tools provide a competitive advantage over competing web sites.  We believe what distinguishes our IDX home search web solutions is our superior ease-of-use and client-friendly search processes that lead web visitors to return again and again.  Someone once said... "Information is cheap, it is what you do with information that makes it valuable."  This is very true with IDX home search web solutions.
 

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How do I register a domain name?
You can register your domain name at a couple thousand places on the Internet.  Prices vary widely has to how much it costs to own a domain name.  We offer domain name purchase at our web site at discounted prices.

How do I check my email?
If you are a client of eIDX.com, visit this web site to check your email online...
http://mail.mediawebsites.com and enter your email address and password. 

 

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