It’s that time of year again! It’s our top 10 list of violations. The Data Integrity department addresses roughly 20,000 reports each year, the top 3 do not carry a fine. In addition, remember that your fine for the first penalty violation of the year is waived. You can see how we compare to 20152014 and 2013. Read up on the rules by visiting our Data Integrity page.

Rank Violation Name Violation Type
1 Self-Reported Non-Penalty
2 Address Incorrect* Non-Penalty
3 Assessor’s Number Incorrect* Non-Penalty
4 Sold Price Incorrect Penalty
5 Contact Info in Media Penalty
6 Contact Info in a Public Field Penalty
7 Open House or Showing Info in a Public Field Penalty
8 No Exterior Photo of Front of Dwelling Penalty
9 Closing Info Incorrect (COE date, loan type, etc.) Penalty
10 Special Listing Conditions Field Incorrect Penalty
*These violations are system detected by our monitoring compliance software.

The Self-Reported column is where a subscriber contacted us before a violation notice was sent out, see Tell on Yourself for more info.

Written by Megan M from ARMLS
Megan has been working in the real estate industry for over a decade. She specializes in helping new agents begin their journey. In her free time she enjoys reading, writing, dogs, and traveling.