Thank You For Choosing Carrot IDX! Here’s What’s Next…


πŸ“ Step 1: We Submit Your Information

We’ll take all of that information that you just submitted to us and pass it along to our IDX provider – iHomefinder.

Timeline: 1-2 business days

πŸ“¬ Step 2: Submit Your Paperwork 

You will receive an email with detailed instructions on how to submit paperwork to your MLS. You will likely need to sign a few documents and then turn them into your MLS directly or email the paperwork to You’ll definitely want to do that as soon as possible, as the approval process can not be started until your paperwork is returned.

You will be tempted to send your paperwork directly to Carrot… Don’t give in to this temptation! Please read the submission instructions carefully and follow the steps exactly as they are outlined.

Timeline: Varies based on when you submit your paperwork.

⏳ Step 3: Wait For MLS Approval 

Once your paperwork has been successfully submitted, we simply wait for your MLS to approve you for IDX. It typically takes 3-5 days for your MLS to send through their approval, but in some instances, it can take as long as a few weeks.

To ensure that your IDX approval is not delayed, please verify that your website is in compliance with what your MLS requires for granting approval.

Timeline: Dependent on your MLS.

πŸŽ‰ Step 4: You Get Approved For IDX! 

Once we receive that approval notification from iHomeinder, we will get IDX integrated on your site!

Timeline: Within 1-2 business days of our team being notified of your approval.

βœ… Step 5: IDX Integration Completed 

You will receive an email from our team letting you know that you have been approved, that IDX has been set up on your site, and that you’re ready to go!

If you have any questions on the IDX approval process, chat with us!

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