There is an ever growing number of posts on the MIBOR’s decision to block agent’s IDX feed from being indexed in search engines. I will keep adding to this list as new posts pop up or feel free to leave a link to other posts in the comments.

MIBOR needs a clue
Did Google scrape my website?
MIBOR and NAR have no grasp of internet technology and how it works!
FBS Blog
Cliff Niersbach NAR response to Google spidering listings in Mibor
ReTechulous – NAR blows
Is Google A Scraper site
If We Disconnected Every IDX Feed In Every City Across America, Would We have Your Complete Attention?
Online Home Search Technology Heading Back to the Ice Age if NAR / MIBOR Ruling Stands
NAR and MIBOR at odds with reality of what Google is.
How to scrape property listing data from
A Local Board of Realtors® Just Gave More Power To Zillow, Trulia, etc., Over It’s Own Members?
Message Control and Social Media
Indianapolis Metropolitan Board of REALTORS®, (MIBOR) Rules Google is a “Scraper Site”
2920292 carmel
MIBOR and NAR hurting their membership
Was MIBOR’s ruling asinine
Free IDX from
Does NAR think Google is an Enemy
Google Is A Scraper Site, Says National Association Of Realtors

MIBOR Blocks Change, NAR Committee Agrees- Politics Beats Agents In DC
Indianapolis Board of Realtors (MIBOR)
Ancient NAR & MIBOR Leaders Carve Out New Laws In Stone
An appeal to MIBOR – Indianapolis board of Realtors
Indianapolis Board of Realtors… Indexing is not Scraping

Newspapers and Realtors
I spoke too soon – MIBOR NAR IDX issue
Google is not a scraper
Indianapolis Board of Realtors – MIBOR
MIBOR – Real Estate Assoc.
Can’t we all just get along?
Is it ethical to let google spider MLS content on your real estate website
Google Threatens Real Estate Professionals. Or Does It?
MIBOR and NAR policies on IDX Feeds in regard to indexing by Google
I know there are more…I’ll keep adding to the list. Thinking I may put these into categories as well. I want this to be a real resource for this issue.


  1. Posted June 10, 2009 at 8:24 pm | Permalink

    Carolyn -
    MIBOR has decided they will do nothing until November.

  2. Posted May 19, 2009 at 6:42 pm | Permalink

    Hi Carolyn – Thanks for the support and keeping up with all the posts and putting them in one place. We will need to make sure they are available and read come November.


  3. Posted May 12, 2009 at 10:23 am | Permalink

    We are all in this together and it should be us. We have made the decission to keep real estate for real estate professionals and our clients

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