Firefox – choosing how a PDF is handled

Firefox – choosing how a PDF is handled

Other browser PDF help click here   How to tell Firefox which method you would like to view an opened PDF file. In order to choose another program besides Chrome to view a PDF, a PDF viewer program must be installed on your system. Ex: Adobe Reader Foxit Reader (Microsoft) PDF Reader (Mac) Locate in the upper right corner, click the Firefox menu button Within the Menu click Options Within Options click Applications In the Content Type column, locate Portable Document Format (PDF) – Using the drop down make your selection. Done.          
Locating an Agent’s license number, HIS ID, Office ID, Office License number

Locating an Agent’s license number, HIS ID, Office ID, Office License number

Within REsearch agents are attached to a few identifying numbers. HIS ID License number Office ID Office License number When an agent’s account is created our membership department will usually assign their username to correspond with their current license number. The digits within the username is also known as their HIS ID. License numbers can change. HIS ID’s cannot change. HIS ID’s should be thought of as different from a license number. HIS ID’s are a way for the system to track an agents history within the MLS system. You can find all of your history using your HIS ID from … Continued
Sale Grantee search (Owner/ETAL)

Sale Grantee search (Owner/ETAL)

“Missing” owners in the owner section of the TMK data will likely be found in the Sale Grantee section.      Here are the steps to run a Sale Grantee search. The Sale Grantee search field is located in the main field page under the People section. Simply expand the People section and use the Sale Grantee field.   Enter your search as Last, First name. You may also locate the Sale Grantee search field with Add Fields   ETAL  =  Et al. =  Short for et alia, a Latin phrase meaning “and the others”. Example:        
(TMK) Building Details section of TMK formats

(TMK) Building Details section of TMK formats

  All Building sections are provided by the various counties’ property tax offices. This includes Building Details, Building Sketch, Residential Building Additions, Other Building Improvements and Building Permits From Real Property Tax. Floor Areas are calculated per the Residential Additions.   Building permits displayed on TMK Full formats also come from the tax office. These permits are sent to the tax office by the DPP. As far as we can tell, only permits that will effect property tax are sent to the tax office. For a full report of permits please use the Permit Format.
Safari – choosing how a PDF is handled

Safari – choosing how a PDF is handled

Other browser PDF help click here Copied and pasted from helpx.adobe.com https://helpx.adobe.com/acrobat/using/display-pdf-in-browser.html   Apple Safari To view PDFs with Safari, you can do one of the following: Set Safari preferences to use Adobe Reader plug-in Disable AdobePDFViewer plug-in to use the default Safari PDF viewer Set Safari preferences to use Adobe Reader plug-in to view PDFs Launch Safari, and then choose Preferences.   In the Preferences window, choose Security and then click the Website Settings button for  Internet plug-ins.   Now select Adobe Reader in the list of plug-ins. Under the option When visiting other Websites, in the drop-down list, choose … Continued
Internet Explorer – choosing how a PDF is handled

Internet Explorer – choosing how a PDF is handled

Other browser PDF help click here   *Adobe Reader is required to be installed in order to view a PDF within Internet Explorer’s browser window. How to tell Internet Explorer which method you would like to view a selected PDF file. Click the Gear icon located in the upper right Select Manage add-ons from the drop down menu     Enable should display the PDF within Internet Explorer. Disable should trigger a download and open the PDF within Adobe Reader.  
(TMK) Formats – The difference between formats

(TMK) Formats – The difference between formats

When running a search you have a few choices as to what your search results will look like. The “main” formats will be one of the four TMK formats.   This guide is designed to give you a quick reference of the different TMK formats available. Please select the format which best matches your current need or if you just like the particular layout.     Example: TMK (TMK one liner as we call it in the office) This is the best choice when viewing broad searches, faster result display time, easy to scroll though.   Example: TMK Quick Also easy … Continued
Chrome – choosing how a PDF is handled

Chrome – choosing how a PDF is handled

Other browser PDF help click here   How to tell Chrome which method you would like to view an opened PDF file. In order to choose another program besides Chrome to view a PDF, a PDF viewer program must be installed on your system. Ex: Adobe Reader Foxit Reader (Microsoft) PDF Reader (Mac)   1. type in chrome://plugins in the URL bar of Google Chrome 2. Disable Chrome PDF Viewer Done. Now PDF files will be downloaded to your download folder. Depending on your computer’s default PDF program the file may or may not automatically open. You can always double … Continued
How do I set how PDFs are handled in my browser

How do I set how PDFs are handled in my browser

A few of the documents you can obtain through REsearch will be in a PDF file format. The method of displaying these files are largely up to your browser. Your browser may be set to show the contents within it’s own window or it may be set to download the file into your downloads folder and open it with a PDF viewer program. Here are guides on choosing how a PDF will be displayed; Chrome – Choosing how a PDF is handled Firefox – Choosing how a PDF is handled Internet Explorer – Choosing how a PDF is handled Safari – Choosing … Continued
Format – Loans | Loan Type / Loan Lender Type

Format – Loans | Loan Type / Loan Lender Type

    Loan format example:   Loan Type Assumption Assuming an existing mortgage Agreement of Sale A contract for deed is used as owner financing. The Seller retains title to the property until Buyer satisfies agreed amount Balloon Are short term mortgages. Most balloons have a term of 5 to 7 years. Building/Construction Loan Covers the cost of land development and building construction New Conventional Interest rate does not change during the entire term of the loan Conventional Blanket A loan on two or more pieces of property Credit Line or Equity Line A loan taken out on the equity … Continued
(TMK) Sales section of TMK formats

(TMK) Sales section of TMK formats

Sale information is obtained from the Bureau of Conveyances and is updated almost daily.   Example Sales section    Date of Recording – This is the date searched when using Sale Date search fields within REsearch.  Sale Instrument – How the property was conveyed. Ownership transfer type.  Sale Grantee  Sale Price  Document number DOC – LCD – Land Court Document TCT – B/P – Book / Page     Which search fields to use? Sale Date Sale Date – searches entire sales history regardless of dollar amount Last Sale Date – search sale history by the date of the last … Continued
(TMK) Property Basics section of TMK formats

(TMK) Property Basics section of TMK formats

Where does the data come from?   Example of the Property Basics (Top portion) of a TMK Full. Situs address – The DPP assigns the parcel this address and sends it to the tax office. We gather the data from the tax office. (any discrepancies seen on the county site need to be corrected with the DPP) Owner, Tax Payer, Tax Bill address – When a parcel is initially created this information comes from the Conveyance Tax Certificate (P64). If any changes are made, such as a name change, the updated Conveyance Tax Certificate is given to us annually. Changes … Continued
Building Details: LLLA

Building Details: LLLA

Floor Area – LLLA: Lower Level Living Area We were told that the LLLA refers to living areas below the front door. This does not always seem to be the case though. For clarification please call your subject area’s official assessor.  
Settings – Dashboard refresh

Settings – Dashboard refresh

The latest listing activity feed located on the Dashboard is set by default to automatically refresh every 5 minutes or every time you leave the dashboard and click back to the dashboard. Located within Settings you may choose between Manual or Automatic listing activity refreshes.   Click Settings located at the bottom of the Main Menu Locate and click on Dashboard Refresh Make your selection. Click Save changes   When choosing “Only refresh the dashboard on demand” you will need to click the Refresh button. The data will not refresh on its own.   
Customer Format (missing sales, owner information)

Customer Format (missing sales, owner information)

The most common reason owner and sales information is “missing” would be the Customer Format option. This is especially common with shared accounts as one user may have accidentally saved Customer Format as default.     While looking at search results or data sheets, the Customer Format option is located within each action button:     Customer Format can also be set before the search is executed. This is also where it can be saved as a default. Click the Format drop down Click to the Options tab Check/Uncheck Customer Format     Click to see our guide on saving … Continued