• Complete the Fair Housing Challenge; Win $250
• Nomination by Petition Due Apr. 25
• CCAR YPN ‘Appy Hour & Pizza Social – Apr. 27
FEATURED: How Top Agents Convert Leads
Fri., Apr. 21 | 10:00 – 11:00am
Maintaining a Social Media Presence with Current Market Statistics
Wed., Apr. 12 | 11:00am – 11:45am
NAR Financial Wellness: Saving Plans to Fund Your Child’s Education
Wed., Apr. 12 | 11:00am – 12:00pm
Getting to Know Paragon MLS
Wed., Apr. 12 | 2:00pm – 4:00pm
Builders Update Agent Training
Thu., Apr. 13 | 10:00am – 11:00am
Send Auto-Notifications using Collaboration Center
Thu., Apr. 13 | 2:00pm – 4:00pm
Market Yourself with RateMyAgent
Fri., Apr. 14 | 11:00am – 12:00pm
C.A.R. Industry Leader Town Hall with Jordan Levine and Gov Hutchinson
Fri., Apr. 14 | 11:00am – 12:30pm
How to Input & Maintain Your Listing
Mon., Apr. 17 | 2:00pm – 4:00pm
Help Your Buyers & Gain More Clients with New Builds
Tue., Apr. 18 | 9:30am – 10:30am
Best Practices in Creating and Sustaining your Success Mindset
Tue., Apr. 18 | 11:00 – 11:30am
SupraWEB Agent Training
Wed., Apr. 19 | 8:00am – 9:00am
Reverse Mortgage webinar (60 mins)
Wed., Apr. 19 | 10:00am or 6:00pm
Intro to RPR® – Great CMA Reports and More
Thu., Apr. 20 | 1:00pm – 3:00pm
Visit the CCAR Calendar to view/register for additional online training opportunities.
Apply Now To Serve On CCAR’s
2024 Board of Directors
The election for the 2024 Board of Directors is coming soon, apply now to get your name on the ballot! Applications due by 5pm next Tuesday, April 18th.
5 Open positions:
• President-Elect (1 year-term)
• 4 Directors-at-Large (2 year term)
Read More & Apply >
WCR: Cultivate connections speed networking – Apr. 14
Are you looking for POWER PARTNERS? Join WCR to find your running mate and hit that professional goal you have for this year. Get to know other REALTORS® and STRATEGIC PARTNERS.
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West County Marketing Meeting – Apr. 20
Join us on Thu., Apr. 20 from 8:45-10:00am at Mechanics Bank, 3190 Klose Way in Richmond. Join Nathan Toothman, Founder of BEAR Engineering, for a Foundation and Drainage training session! Nathan will cover Foundation and Drainage basics, what to look for and how to best help your clients, and when an inspection may be necessary. The West County Marketing Meeting is free to attend and includes a light breakfast and beverages.
How Top Agents Convert Leads – Apr. 21
For CCAR Members Only: Join us FREE on Apr. 21 from 10:00-11:30am with best-selling author, Phil Hollander. You will learn the steps to generate high-quality, low-competition leads that you can close and how to turn those leads into life-long clients and referrals!
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Win $250! Complete the Fairhaven Simulation
Training Before Apr. 28
Have you done everything you can to educate yourself about equity and diversity in the real estate business?
April is National Fair Housing Month and marks the 55th anniversary of the Fair Housing Act. Stand up for fair housing and take your professionalism to the next level with 3 simple steps!
Step 1. Complete Fairhaven
Simulation to win $250
Step 2. Complete Bias Override
Step 3. Earn Your At Home with
2024 Board of Directors Nomination by Petition – Due Apr. 25
In accordance with the CCAR Bylaws Article X, Section 7, Nomination by Petition: Additional candidates for the offices to be filled may be placed in nomination by petition signed by at least 2% or fifty (50) of the REALTOR® members eligible to vote, whichever is less.
The petition shall be filed with the Chief Executive Officer/Secretary at least ten (10) days prior to the mailing deadline identified in Article XI, Section 1(d). The Secretary shall send notice of such additional nominations to all members eligible to vote at least fourteen (14) days before the election…
CCAR YPN ‘Appy Hour & Pizza Social – Apr. 27
CCAR YPN is excited to bring you their first event of the year, an ‘APPY HOUR & PIZZA SOCIAL at the Danville Community Center on Thu., Apr. 27 at 4pm! Join C.A.R. YPN Vice Chair, Alex A. Huezo, an experienced REALTOR® who aims to empower other professionals with resources necessary to achieve their personal life goals.
You will learn about specific apps that can improve your business and life! Don’t forget to bring your portable device, this will be a hands-on presentation! After, the event will move to Primo’s Pizzaria (.4 mi away, about a 10 min. walk) for pizza, salad, drinks, networking, and fun – including a free giveaway and raffle prizes! Advance tickets only $20!
C.A.R. Ombudsman Volunteers On Call to Answer Non-Legal Questions
FREE MEMBER BENEFIT:
If you have a concern about a member’s professional conduct, issues with a transaction, or if you just need advice from a peer, C.A.R. Ombudsmen are REALTORS® who volunteer their time to answer non-legal questions and resolve non-legal disputes. Consumers involved in active transactions with REALTORS®, may also reach out to C.A.R. Ombudsman who can answer questions and help resolve minor disputes.
Note: An ombudsman is NOT an attorney and CANNOT give legal advice or answer legal questions!
MLS Rule Change 10.5: REFUSAL TO SELL
Expanded MLS Data Access – Southland Regional Assoc. of REALTORS® (SRAR):
On May 17th, CCAR will be sunsetting HomesOpenToday.com & StreetURLS.com. Although these services provided a benefit to CCAR, Bay East, and bridgeMLS Subscribers, along with East Bay consumers for over a decade, the ‘cost to benefit’ ratio is no longer beneficial to CCAR or its Membership to maintain these services.
Coming Soon Listings –
Only Permitted for 30 Days
- It is optional to place your listing into a Coming Soon Status.
- Listing agent must have a signed written listing agreement in place to enter a “Coming Soon” listing which explains the limitations of the “Coming Soon” status.
- The MLS requirement of unilateral offer of compensation still applies while in “Coming Soon” status.
- The Coming Soon listing will automatically be placed in a “Cancelled – Coming Soon” after 30 days of entry.
- Coming Soon listings will be viewable to all MLS Participants.
- Coming Soon listings will not be syndicated out to other websites.
- Coming Soon listings will not be included in the IDX and RETS feeds.
- Coming Soon listings are only searchable within the Paragon MLS.
- Once a listing has been moved from Coming Soon to Active status by the agent, it cannot revert to Coming Soon with that same broker.
- Days on Market (DOM) re-sets when status is changed to Active. Cumulative Day on Market (CDOM) continues counting from the time entered into the MLS. Only when a property has been off the market (Canceled or Expired) for more than thirty (30) days will the days (DOM and CDOM) on the listing start at zero (0).
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