Independent for One Reason


Independent for One Reason


Know More. Sell More. Make More.

We do more for brokers and it shows. As an Independent MLS, we’re more flexible. We remove boundaries. Push limits. Break silos. Challenge the status quo. Inspire change. We have more freedom to boost innovation, invest in modernization and increase productivity – and we do it fast – to ensure brokers know more, sell more and make more in today’s constantly changing, hyper-competitive marketplace.

REsides In The News


RISMedia Senior Managing Editor, Paige Tepping, caught up with REsides CEO, Colette Stevenson on how the Company is riding the wave of momentum on its mission to move the industry forward and put the power of data back in the hands of brokers.

Meet REsides

REsides is an independent and borderless MLS with a unique equity-ownership model. Unlike others, we allow individuals from within and outside the real estate industry to participate. It’s the only way to ensure a future where data management is equitable, efficient, and rewards contribution, innovation, and sustainable growth.

We provide greater access to data. We drive innovation. We put the power of listing data back in the hands of brokers. Above all, we are committed to broker and agent success — providing strategies that break traditional barriers, expand business and enjoy a new and diversified avenue of compensation.

The benefits of ownership

Having a shared interest in the success and growth of an MLS provides you significant and long-standing value.


Enjoy the freedom of ownership that is yours and cannot be taken away.


Gain greater access to capital that unlocks the value for future growth investments.


Earn economically meaningful ownership in a company that grows as it grows.


Protect your listing data and its strategic value in today’s big tech-driven real estate market.

Champions of Change

From insights to action, the need for rapid transformation in real estate has never been greater.

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Real Estate Leader, Change Advocate, Speaker

Meet Colette Stevenson

For over 30 years, Colette has been on the forefront of emerging markets and leading transformational change. She joined the MLS of Hilton Head Island, Inc. in 2014 and in 2017, became the CEO. In 2021, she launched REsides to provide equitable ownership in an MLS to anyone. She continues to positively impact the industry and foster technological innovation.

In addition to leading REsides and her dedication to advocating for change, Stevenson is a Board Member for the Council of Multiple Listing Services (CMLS) for 2023, 2024; “7 Most Interesting People in Real Estate’ recipient; 2024 RISMedia Newsmaker Trailblazer; 2023 RISMedia Newsmaker Futurist; Founder, INDIE MLS – an informal forum for independent MLSs; T360 – Top 25% of MLSs in the US and 2023 RESO Award Winner for Web API.

Quotable Quotes

MLSs have to look at new methods of doing business in order to create the ecosystem for the Real Estate marketplace and be the most recognized and relied on source for valuable, unique property insights that have not existed in any measurable way in the past.

– Colette Stevenson

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