Featured Classes and Events
Real Estate REvive Conference & Expo only 10 days away!
- March 19| CRMLS Training – CVAR West
- March 20| FREE Lunch & Learn: Real Estate Business Building
- March 21| zipForms® Mobile
- March 22| AREAA IE Rising Star Agent Panel
- March 22| Contract College: Session 7
- March 23| REALTORS® Guide to Probate
- March 29 | Real Estate REvive Conference & Expo
Agent’s Guide to Probate – March 23
Product of the Month – March
Here’s your last chance to get a 2018 BOSS planner for 10% off
at any of the three CVAR stores!
The Center for California Real Estate (CCRE) will present the Economists Panel at Real Estate REvive Conference & Expo! Click for more about the March 29 Real Estate REvive Conference & Expo!
Deadly Package Bombs Rattle Agents
Paint Cos. Use Scare
Tactics to Trick Consumers
Paint manufacturers that lost a recent court ruling are using scare tactics to convince homeowners they will be held criminally liable if their homes contain lead-based paint, according to C.A.R.
A Commission in Cryptocurrency?
Real estate transactions involving cryptocurrency—like bitcoin and ethereum—are on the rise. One New Jersey real estate brokerage wants to take digital transactions one step further, since an agent recently accepted her commission check in the form of cryptocurrency. READ MORE
Using Twitter in Your Real Estate Business
As a real estate professional, creating a strong social media presence is an essential part of your overall marketing strategy. Not only does it create visibility, but it can also lend credibility and authenticity to your business, positioning you as the local expert. READ MORE
8 Rookie Misconceptions
Members of the Forbes Real Estate Council, an exclusive group for executives in the real estate industry, highlight some of the most common misconceptions of new real estate professionals.
Real estate economist – Home prices are increasing twice as fast as income growth. (CNBC)
zipForms® Renewal – Remember to renew zipForms® in March 2018. (C.A.R.)
CCRE MLS Panel – NAR puts MLSs on notice following C.A.R.’s Center for California Real Estate (CCRE) panel. (CCRE)
MLS-Touch Series: Quick Tip #7
See how easy it is to post your listing to Facebook from your MLS-Touch phone app, a free CVAR member benefit, by clicking the video!
For 8 Quick Tips from MLS-Touch Click Here!
In Case You Missed It….
Foreign Buyers Eye US Properties
Residents from other countries are increasingly eyeing U.S. real estate as a good investment, and they’re making up a significant portion of buyers in some markets. But who is coming is changing. READ MORE
Lenders Dispute Claims of Racist Practices
An activist group is distributing a new analysis that claims widespread racial disparities in mortgage lending, but the Mortgage Bankers Association is disputing it… READ MORE