January 19, 2017, Chicago, IL—ShowingTime, the residential real estate industry’s leading showing management and market reporting technology provider, announced today during Inman Connect in New York that it signed a definitive agreement to acquire San Diego-based Showing Suite.
Showing Suite’s complementary product offering, which includes MLS, broker and agent products, is used extensively across North America and includes 16 MLS-wide agreements representing more than 100,000 members. Its products will be combined with ShowingTime’s family of products and services, which are used by 155+ MLSs representing more than 750,000 members.
"Well done by the smart folks at ShowingTime! They are surely becoming one of the more valuable companies in real estate!"— David Charron, President and Chief Executive Officer, MRIS, a Bright MLS
"For years we’ve seen a synergistic opportunity to combine our companies," said ShowingTime Chief Executive Officer Scott Woodard. "We are excited to have Showing Suite join us to offer real estate professionals the best showing management systems in the industry. We look forward to providing additional capabilities to customers over time.”
The combined product portfolio helps agents schedule showings, generate feedback and compile analytic market reports. In addition, ShowingTime also offers the ShowingTime Appointment Center which includes live 24/7/365 appointment center service, staffed with 450+ live showing specialists.
“Combining Showing Suite’s products with ShowingTime’s makes sense to streamline the showing management and feedback process even further,” said Showing Suite Chief Executive Officer and Founder Rick Bengson. “Customers will have an even greater ability to offer exceptional service to clients,” added Showing Suite Co-founder and President Alan Shafran.