This session focuses on an overview of the Real Estate Standards organization, the future of industry wide standards with key takeaways for Association Executives and Multiple Listing Service staff regarding the need to prepare themselves for the future, and how standards are making a positive impact across all stakeholders in the Industry. Learn about specific successes realized by brokers, MLSs and technologies companies by adopting standards and real-world examples of how RESO standards empower brokers to be more efficient, increase innovation and reduce costs. Hear how RESO standards support home sustainability efforts by putting home energy information into the hands of broker, agents and consumers. Included are updates surrounding N.A.R. MLS Policy mandates regarding adopting RESO standards, IDX policy specifics you need to be aware of, and how official RESO certification will help you correctly adopt standards and provide a means to demonstrate compliance with MLS policy mandates.