Results from a
2006 survey of the mls.ca website.
In one month (March
2006) 3.09 million people went to the mls.ca website (1.28
million in Ontario).
- 39% used the mls.ca
website a few times a week.
- 20.5% used the website
- 70% of users said that
they would improve the website by adding more photos.
- 80% of Home Buyers use
the Internet as the starting point for their home search.
A Virtual Tour on the mls.ca attracts
more attention to that listing.
- Listings with Virtual
Tours sell quicker and for more money.
- mls.ca listings with
Virtual Tours receive 75% more hits than those without
- A Virtual Tour is
essentially a 24/7 Open House.
- Hundreds of potential
home buyers will view the home. (view the counter on the
Virtual Tour so you can see exactly how many people have
- The Virtual Tour will
show off all of the selling features of your listing.
- All Virtual Tours will
be posted to the following websites. Venturehomes.ca,
mls.ca, the realtor company's website and the realtor's
receives over 100,000 visitors each month.