First American/MarketLinx Renews MLS Contract With NORES

July 14, 2004

SANTA ANA, Calif., -- MarketLinx Solutions(TM), a member of The First American Corporation (NYSE: FAF) family of companies, and Northeast Oklahoma Real Estate Services, Inc. (NORES), have agreed to a three-year contract extension. MarketLinx has provided Multiple Listing Service (MLS) technology to Tulsa, Okla., area Realtors® through its TEMPO(TM) system since early 2000.

"We're pleased to continue our long-term relationship with MarketLinx," said Al Unser, chief executive officer of NORES. "MarketLinx continues to be a leader in the market, and their TEMPO software offers the advanced features that our members are looking for."

Formerly MLS of Tulsa REALTORS®, Inc., NORES serves more than 3,500 Realtors in the Tulsa and Northeast Oklahoma area.

"Our continued work with NORES affirms their confidence in MarketLinx's people and technology," said Stephen C. Roney, president and chief executive officer of First American Residential Group, Inc. "In today's competitive MLS market, only the best systems and service can meet the needs of progressive organizations like NORES."

Source: MarketLinx