Jim Speer was instrumental in the formation of OneKey, the New York Metro area’s first regional multiple listing service (MLS), and serves as its CEO. The Hudson Gateway Association of REALTORS® (HGAR) and Long Island Board of REALTORS® (LIBOR) collaborated to create the MLS and announced the OneKey brand in October 2019. The 44,000-member MLS is positioned to be the most trusted source of real estate listings and data available to the entire New York metropolitan area.
Before OneKey was created, Manhattan real estate professionals were frustrated by the lack of one source that could provide up-to-date listing information. Manhattan had several independent systems, which meant that brokers often had inaccurate data and had to search multiple platforms to get a sense of the overall real estate landscape.
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