Featured Classes and Events
Real Estate REvive Conference & Expo returns March 29
- March 12 | 45 hr. License Renewal Course – CVAR HQ
- March 12 | FREE – CRLMS Training – CVAR East
- March 13 | Guide to List, Sell Commercial Investment Property
- March 14 | FREE – New Member Orientation
- March 15 | Contract College – Session 6
- March 16 | Brokers/Salesperson License Cram Course
- March 20| FREE Lunch & Learn: Real Estate Business Building, David Delgado
- March 29 | Real Estate REvive Conference & Expo
Listen to REvive host Leigh Brown, or click for more details on the March 29 Real Estate REvive Conference & Expo!
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!
Bravo Star in REvive Spotlight
One of the most recognizable faces in luxury real estate will appear as the Spotlight Speaker at the 6th Annual Real Estate REvive Conference & Expo!
Madison Hildebrand of Bravo’s “Million Dollar Listing” will join an array of speakers and panelists at this year’s event. READ MORE
Foreign Buyers Eye
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
Cities Report – Feb. 2018
CVAR Government Affairs Director Bill Ruh reports on the latest issues coming from local city governments. READ MORE
REALTOR® Emeritus: April Deadline
The National Association of REALTORS® has set April 2 as the deadline to complete certification forms for REALTOR® Emeritus status, which recognizes members who have 40 years of membership and at least one year of service at the national association level. Applications will go for approval at the REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo in Washington. For applications filed through 2019, the one-year service requirement may also be met through service at the state or local level. Click for FAQs. For more information: Mary Glick, (800) 874-6500, Ext. 8831.
CRMLS will begin to cover the Victor Valley, Lake Arrowhead, and Big Bear regions starting May 1, 2018. Any CRMLS participant with an active listing in one of these service areas will be required to enter that listing into CRMLS or have the Seller complete a Seller Exclusion Form. READ MORE
Homeowner Subsidies – California homeowners got nearly $6 billion in state tax subsidies last year. (Los Angeles Times)
Worker Shortage – As the Bay Area scrambles to find housing for its growing population, developers say there aren’t enough construction workers to build the homes. (Mercury News)
Vacancy Leader – California has had a nation’s lowest vacancy rate in five out of the last seven years. (Mercury News)