Region XI Conference promotes military values, cultivating military clients
Service and Leadership were key themes earlier this month during the Region XI Conference, hosted by the Arizona Association of REALTORS® at the Wigwam Resort in west suburban Phoenix. That was evident from the opening reception through the final programming session two days later.
2019 Region XI Vice President Paula Monthofer kicked off the three-day conference Wednesday, April 10 with a welcome reception that featured a contest and resulted in participating REALTOR® teams filling care packages for U.S. soldiers. The event was in honor of Operation Gratitude and it carried over into Day 2 of the conference. Click here to continue reading.
NVR General Counsel, lobbyist share insights in community
Nevada REALTORS® continues to work to educate members and consumers around the state on its advocacy efforts and mission statement. In late March, NVR General Counsel Tiffany Banks and NVR's contract lobbyist Jenny Reese, of Carrara Nevada, were guest speakers for Judge Jim Spoo's paralegal course, discussing Nevada's laws and legislature.
Reese explained the impacts of lobbying for a large trade association, specifically Nevada REALTORS. Banks focused on the Silver state's legal process and the importance of how legal language is drafted. Banks said she was impressed with the students' eagerness to learn about the legislative process and hear about the behind-the-scenes work that goes on during the biennium's legislative session.
Deadline nears to complete applications for 2020 NAR committees
For REALTOR® members interested in sitting on a 2020 NAR committee, the selection process opened earlier this month. The committee application website will be open through May 1. NAR members can submit a committee application for up to five committees and seek up to three endorsements per application.
To learn more about the selection process and how to apply, click here.
Sign up for CFA text alerts
As a member of Nevada REALTORS® you have an opportunity to make your voice heard in Washington DC. It’s free, simple and effective. In 2017, almost 300,000 REALTORS across the country responded to Calls For Action on Property and Homeowner’s Rights issues, including more than 2,000 from Nevada. But we in the Silver State can still do better!
Mobile Text Alerts are the free, simple and effective way for you to lend your voice to important REALTOR® issues. Here’s how you sign up. First, text the word REALTORS to 30644. Next, hit SEND. Give it a shot, whether you think you are already signed up or not … if you are, you will quickly know. If not, that’s it! Watch the video from 2017 NVR President Greg Martin explaining the easy process here.
The second part of this is also very important. When you receive a text for CALL FOR ACTION, you’re just a few clicks from your REALTOR® voice being included with hundreds of thousands of like-minded REALTORS® across the country. Our one REALTOR® voice will be delivered to your Nevada representatives in Washington, DC. That’s a powerful voice for our industry! Calls For Action are sent approximately once or twice per year. To sign up online, click here.
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