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The Long Island Board of REALTORS®, Inc. (also known as LIBOR) is a 20,000 member not-for- profit trade association that serves real estate professionals throughout Nassau, Suffolk and Queens counties. LIBOR is the third largest local REALTOR® Board in the United States. REALTOR® members subscribe to a strict Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice. Not every real estate licensee can be called a REALTOR®. LIBOR members may elect to participate in the MLS, and are members of the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR), and the New York State Association of REALTOR®.
LIBOR also has a subsidiary corporation, the Multiple Listing Service of Long Island, Inc. which is one of the largest in the country to which enables Realtors® to better serve the buying and selling public.
Mary Alice Ruppert
2016 LIBOR President
The Multiple Listing Service of Long Island, Inc. (MLSLI), is a computerized network of more than 2,300 cooperating real estate offices, located across Nassau, Suffolk, Queens and Brooklyn. Within this service, thousands of professional REALTORS®, both owner brokers and their sales associates, share listing and sale information, and work together to serve the buying and selling public. MLSLI is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Long Island Board of REALTORS®.
2016 MLSLI President
Joseph Mottola has spent the past 37 years in the housing industry, both public and private. As the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Long Island Board of Realtors (LIBOR), he leads one of the largest local Realtor® Associations in the Country. Additionally, he is the CEO of the for-profit Multiple Listing Service (MLSLI) that encompasses more than 2,300 cooperating real estate offices. It is the sixth largest MLS in the country and gives Realtors® computerized access to properties in the system to better serve buyers and sellers.
LIBOR / MLS CEO
LIBOR and MLSLI offer many career opportunities. Click here for more information (PDF).
The Executive Officers and the Board of Directors form the leadership of the Long Island Board of Realtors®, Inc. and the Multiple Listing Service of Long Island, Inc. These dedicated volunteers work together to help achieve continued success for their respective membership.