MarketLinx Solutions And Triad MLS Extend Term Of Agreement For Tempo™ MLS Services

September 22, 2004

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., -- MarketLinx Solutions™, a member of The First American Corporation (NYSE: FAF) family of companies and the leading provider of browser-based multiple listing service (MLS) systems to the residential real estate industry, today announced that Triad MLS has agreed to a three-year contract extension for MarketLinx’s TEMPO MLS services. MarketLinx has provided its TEMPO technology to Triad’s 3,500 Realtors®, who serve an 11-county area of North Carolina, since 2000.

Darrin Edwards, executive vice president of Triad MLS, stated: “Dependability is one of the primary reasons we have extended our contract with MarketLinx. Our members know they can depend on the TEMPO system to provide the tools needed to effectively conduct their business, and we at the MLS level know that we can depend on the MarketLinx staff to continue to grow the product and keep us competitive in today’s market. We look forward to continuing our partnership with the company that sets the standard for MLS technology.”

“Our contract extension with Triad MLS continues a long line of existing customers who have recently renewed with MarketLinx,” said Doyal Hodge, president and chief executive officer of MarketLinx. “We are pleased that our clients continue to have faith in our product, our staff and our company as a whole. It is the goal of MarketLinx to ensure that, through hard work and dedication, our reputation for excellence continues well into the future.”

Source: First American


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