Formats for obtaining IDX Data

There are several different formats that a real estate professional can use to retrieve the IDX approved MLS data. We'll highlight those below with a brief explanation of each format.

  • Smart FramesFor a flexible, plug-n-play listing search and display solution, our popular SmartFrame delivers simplicity and affordability without sacrificing any bells and whistles.

  • Wordpress PluginWe provide the real estate industry’s leading IDX WordPress plugin, full of search-engine optimized content, powerful widgets, and of course, a responsive design that entices clients and prospects to contact you directly.
  • Spark APIWhether you want to build a single website or an app that serves thousands of brokers and agents, the Spark API can help you get access to the data you need, including listings, contacts, searches, favorites, and more!
    • Sales: Navigate to our SparkAPI website to sign up for a key: https://www.sparkapi.io/
    • Support: api-support@flexmls.com 

  • RETS - Real Estate Transaction Standard. This is a raw data feed that is generally used with third-party IDX vendors.