Greater Southern MLS Broker Sponsorship Benefits

Southern MLS, LLC, known as Greater Southern MLS, was formed in early 2019 by a group of passionate brokers committed to continually finding ways to help their REALTORS® become more successful and profitable.

An ever-growing group of brokerages of all sizes, brands and geographies have a vision to create a statewide MLS which provides brokers with a more efficient and cost effective way to run their businesses. GSMLS’ goal is to deliver statewide, nationwide listing exposure and lead generation, FREE data access and 1 consistent set of MLS rules and regs, coupled with a robust suite of valuable technologies including two MLS systems and 13 other offerings.

The group operates with the underlying principle that EVERY brokerage matters equally so their ability for ownership, and representation needs to be represented equally. GSMLS is also committed to continue to support the REALTOR® Associations by providing each of them the ability to retail GSMLS services to help subsidize Association operations and help support advocacy, professionalism and on-going REALTOR® education. The group is also committed to selling MLS services to REALTORS®.

As a sponsoring Broker of Greater Southern MLS, you will help make the dream of a statewide MLS. Your contribution will be applied directly to the hard work needed to attract new broker-stockholders and Associations and to deliver statewide MLS services via our Association partners.

You will full access to participation in all discussions about GSMLS, helping to shape its future and ensure that it becomes the customer-centric, responsive and nimble organization it has set out to accomplish.

Sponsoring brokers are also sometimes called on to help educate fellow brokers and to spread the word about the value of Greater Southern MLS for all Louisiana REALTORS®. Bottomline, Greater Southern MLS Sponsoring Brokers are committed to working together to position the Louisiana real estate industry for a fruitful and relevant future.

To date Greater Southern MLS has been successful at partnering with its first progressive Association, the Southwest Louisiana Association of REALTORS®.

Please join the following committed brokerages, representing nearly 5,000 agents in Louisiana, listed below in finding a way to give Louisiana its brightest future possible!

If you would like to apply to become a sponsor, please contact us at

  • Dawna Bledsoe – NextHome Connect
  • Janice Bolton – Bolton Enterprises, LLC
  • Paul Burns – Burns & Co. Inc
  • Lacey Conway – Latter & Blum
  • Lucy D’Angelo – Keller Williams
  • Tara Demarie– Century 21 Bessette Realty
  • Beau Flavin – Flavin Realty, Inc.
  • Glenn Gardner – GARDNER, REALTORS
  • Thomas Giroir– RE/MAX Real Estate Partners
  • Nancy Marcotte – Keller Williams Realty Acadiana
  • Tim Tullos – Keller Williams Realty
  • Webb Jay -Webb Jay & Associates
  • Kathy Venable - eXp Realty, LLC
  • Michele Champagne - Keller Williams CENLA Partners
  • Mike and Lisa Bono - Century 21 Bono
  • Steve Floyd - Coldwell Banker Ingle Safari
  • Dana Hayes - Keller Williams Realty NWLA
  • Ingrid Fonseca - Axis Realty Group
  • Kelly Clayton - 1 Percent Lists
  • Wayne Setliff - Keller Williams Realty Professionals