Listing photos taken by a professional photographer

Agents and brokers are free to enlist the talent of a professional photographer to take listing photos. Any listing Firm/Agent who has enlisted a professional photographer to take pictures of a listing which are to be uploaded into the REIN MLS system must have in writing (signed by the photographer) a release allowing the photos to be used in REIN and in all forms of marketing including the Internet, OR, must have REIN's Third Party Independent Contractor Agreement that transfers ownership of the photos to the agent. A copy of this document can be found under Contracts and Forms/Listings-Agreements & Addenda.