Here is the eternal question from my clients: "I saw this home on Trulia and..." then they email it to me and I cross referrence it on the MLS (Multiple listing system) aka our agent accurate data base and guess what...?! It's already pending, sold or worst, not even on the market at all!
My clients are always stunned when I try to explain to them that those sites are too good to be true. Basically they take their info to sell it for beaucoup $ to agent, like me. It's business...and now more people are getting their eyes opened....read below:
Accuracy of Zillow, Trulia listing data under fire again
Touting IDX data, ZipRealty invites consumers to use new 'Listing Check' tool
|Site||% of listings on the site versus the MLS||% of listings on the site listed as for sale while not listed for sale in the MLS|