CCAR Annual Financial Report & Association Updates
While some may be happy to put the year behind them, CCAR leaders, volunteers and members accomplished many things in 2020!
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CCAR WILL BE CLOSED FRI, APRIL 2
IN OBSERVANCE OF GOOD FRIDAY.
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• Apply Now to Serve on the 2022 Board of Directors
• C.A.R. Unveils Fair Housing & Equity Package
• Commission Structure Serves Public, NAR Pres. Says
• Disclaimer & Disclosure Advisory & Addenda
Updates Now Available
• C.A.R.’s Virtual Legislation Day Registration
FEATURED: C.A.R. Presents STEPS to Homeownership
Wed., Apr. 7 | 10am – 12pm
FEATURED: Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR®) Designation
Apr. 13 – 14 | 9am – 5pm
Standard Disclosures in CA. Residential R.E.
Wed., Mar. 31 | 10am – 1pm
Commercial Transaction Documents
Wed., Mar. 31 | 10am – 12pm
Business Development & Prospecting
Wed., Mar. 31 | 12:30 – 2:30pm
Intro to Paragon
Thu., Apr. 1 | 9 – 11am
Advanced zipForm Features
Thu., Apr. 1 | 10 – 11am
Create Video Marketing for your Listings
Thu., Apr. 1 | 2 – 2:30pm
License Renewal Crash Course (REVEI)
Fri., Apr. 2 | 9:30am – 12:30pm
Live Class: Prospecting for Seller Leads
Fri. Apr. 2 | 2:30 – 3pm
Mon., Apr. 5 | 12 – 12:30pm
Ace Your Showing Appointment
Mon., Apr 5 | 2 – 2:30pm
DocuSign 101 with Live Q&A
Tue., Apr 6 | 8 – 8:30am
Tue., Apr 6 | 10 – 11am
Use Glide to Prepare, Fill, Send and Sign any C.A.R. Form
Tue., Apr. 6 | 11am – 12pm
Become a HomeSpotter Expert
Tue., Apr. 6 | 2 – 2:45pm
Visit the CCAR Calendar to view/register for additional online training opportunities >
Click here for a printable education calendar >
CCAR YPN – Avoiding Mistakes in the R.E. Industry
Wed., Apr. 7 | 1 – 2:30pm
Hindsight is 20/20. Learn how to adapt to the ever changing real estate industry. Hear from a panel of top producers including; Mariama Gebeyehou, Wendy Moore, Debbi Snyder, and Kenny Truong, on how to avoid costly mistakes!
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Tomorrow, March 31st – Deadline to Submit Application for CCAR Scholarship
The CCAR Scholarship Foundation provides scholarship awards of up to $10,000 to qualified students residing in Contra Costa County. Their commitment to support higher education is the heart of the Foundation’s desire to make a difference!
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Apply Now to Serve on CCAR’s 2022 Board of Directors – Due Tuesday, April 20, 2021
CCAR’s election for the 2022 Board of Directors is coming soon. Apply now to get your name on the ballot.
5 Open positions:
• President-Elect (1 year-term)
• 4 Directors-at-Large (2 year term)
Completed applications must be received by the Association office by
5pm on Tuesday, April 20th. Voting will be conducted June 7th through
June 14th at 9am.
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C.A.R. Unveils Fair Housing & Equity Legislative Package
Earlier this month C.A.R. unveiled its Fair Housing and Equity legislative package designed to help address ongoing fair housing and equity issues that persist, especially for communities of color. The package is part of C.A.R.’s statewide Californians Need Housing Now initiative, which urges the Legislature to enact policies that address the issue of affordability and availability plaguing many communities across California with increased housing supply and…
Commission Structure Serves Public, NAR President Says
Charlie Oppler, president of the National Association of REALTORS®, issued the following statement to help clarify misinformation circulating regarding the real estate commission structure.
Class action attorneys looking for a payout and those illegitimately trying to position themselves in the real estate market are trying to mislead people with misinformation and glaring omissions about the real estate agent…
Disclaimer & Disclosure Advisory & Addenda Updates Now on Glide
New updates to the San Pablo, Pinole, Richmond, and Unincorporated Addenda, and the Contra Costa Disclaimer & Disclosure Advisory are now available on the CCAR website and Glide. Updated forms on zipForm® will be available soon.
Find the Disclaimer & Disclosure Advisory and Addenda on ccartoday.com: Login, then click on the Information tab to access.
C.A.R.’s Virtual Legislative Day – April 27
Register now for C.A.R.’s fully virtual Legislative Day on Wednesday, March 2nd. C.A.R.’s Legislative Day provides an opportunity for REALTORS® from across California to participate in meetings with their state legislators to discuss the issues that affect the real estate industry the most.
Those who have not attended the in-person event will now have the…
Paragon Infrastructure Maintenance Window Tonight at 10pm
Black Knight will be performing their monthly, “system-wide” infrastructure downtime maintenance tonight beginning at 10pm and ending at 4am tomorrow morning.
Paragon, Mobile, Paragon Connect, PXL, RETS, and BKFS Hosted LAMPS Products will be unavailable during this window…
MLS Rule Update – 13.2.2 Lockbox Requirements
The CCAR MLS Rules & Regulations are being updated with changes going into effect on April 26, 2021.
These changes have been adopted to clarify the lockbox requirements when working in the expanded MLS marketplace in conjunction with the NorCal MLS Alliance…