MRED and DocuSign Partner to Help Chicagoland Agents Close Real Estate Deals Faster

DocuSign eSignature Provides Fast, Easy, Convenient Experience for Agents and Clients

SAN FRANCISCOMay 8, 2012 DocuSign, the global standard for eSignature, today announced Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED), the Chicagoland multiple listing service, has integrated its industry-leading platform with DocuSign’s electronic signature solution to help agents and brokers complete real estate transactions faster with an easier, more convenient experience for both buyers and sellers. 

“At MRED we’ve adopted DocuSign’s award-winning eSignature solution as our standard so Chicago area real estate professionals can close more deals faster,” said Russ Bergeron, CEO of MRED. “DocuSign is convenient and easy to use, accelerating the pace of real estate deals to make home buying and selling a great experience.  MRED took it one step further and integrated DocuSign within its connectMLS™ platform to initiate the electronic signature process from within the MLS system, where agents and brokers work every day.”

“DocuSign has deep roots in real estate, having helped agents, buyers, and sellers close millions of transactions faster with the industry standard for eSignature,” said Tom Gonser, chief strategy officer at DocuSign. “We’re proud to partner with MRED to bring the power and convenience of DocuSign eSignature to their members and clients.”

DocuSign will help MRED to provide members an easy way to complete the last step of closing a transaction: the signature. DocuSign helps real estate agents: 

  • Save time & money – DocuSign eliminates printing, faxing, overnighting, and driving across town to get signatures so documents are signed online in minutes – not days – helping clients submit offers faster.
  • Gain visibility & control – DocuSign lets real estate agents see who has opened, reviewed, and signed documents, and stores the completed transactions in the cloud for easy access by all signing parties.
  • Enhance the buying and selling experience – DocuSign makes securely signing real estate papers easy, fast, and convenient – anytime, anywhere, on any device.

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Jennifer Fleming                                                 Gregor Perotto
TallGrass Public Relations                                     DocuSign, Inc.
605-275-4075                                                      206-576-8081                                                                                                                             


About DocuSign Inc.

DocuSign® is the global standard for eSignature. DocuSign helps customers accelerate transaction cycle times to increase speed to revenue, reduce costs, and enhance customer satisfaction with the easiest, fastest, most secure global network for sending, signing, tracking, and storing documents in the cloud. For more information, visit or call 877.720.2040. Visit the DocuSign blog at and follow DocuSign on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.

DocuSign is the official and exclusive electronic signature provider for the National Association of REALTORS® 1.1 million members, and a proud partner under the REALTOR Benefits® Program.

About MRED

Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED) is the real estate data aggregator and distributor providing the Chicagoland multiple listing service (MLS) to nearly 8,000 real estate offices and 40,000 real estate professionals, including brokers, agents and appraisers.