Define bathroom: Real-estate industry about to standardize descriptions

Define bathroom: Real-estate industry about to standardize descriptions

For decades, efforts to standardize the data used to describe for-sale homes have been delayed and derailed by differing local customs, preferences, technologies and terminology.

Something as seemingly simple as defining a consistent way to count the number of bathrooms in a home has proved a monumental challenge given the patchwork landscape of more than 900 multiple listing services across the U.S.

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