Have you ever had a client ask you for a strange feature? Obscure fields are not just interesting, they can help you narrow down your search to make sure your client gets exactly what they want. Part 7 of our “5 Obscure MLS Fields” series will break down some out-of-the-box search fields. Check out Part 6, Part 5, Part 4, Part 3, Part 2¬†and Part 1 of this series for other obscure fields.


Is your client in the mood for some citrus? We currently have 15 listings that have a Grove on site, or the potential for one. Grove can be found under Additional Property Use.

On-Site Guard

Needing on site security? When a simple gated entry won’t do, we have 851 listings with an On-Site Guard. You’ll find this field under Community Features.


Does your client want to feel like they live in a hotel? Under Community Features is where you’ll find concierge service. The MLS currently has 365 listings with this feature.

Vicinity of an Airport

Does your client travel a lot? Or perhaps they’re a pilot, flight attendant or work at the airport. Vicinity of an Airport is under Disclosures. Currently there are 245 with this disclosure.

Nat Reg Historic Homes

Does your client have a love of historic homes? There are 134 homes right now in this category. You’ll find this field under Property Description.

If the field you’re looking for is so obscure that it’s not in Flexmls, try Searching Via the Public Remarks.