Featured Classes and Events
Watch to see our CVAR members working for all of us, lobbying legislators in Sacramento for Legislative Day!
June is Member Appreciation Month
See what discounts, special events and free classes are happening in the month of June!
May Product of the Month
Mt. View School District Showcase
REALTORS® are invited to find out more about the Mountain View School District in El Monte at the REALTORS® and Media School Showcase on May 30. Languages include Spanish, Chinese and Vietnamese.
Dynamex Ruled Retroactive
Dynamex, the groundbreaking California Supreme Court decision that makes it harder for companies to claim workers (including REALTORS®) are not employees, can be applied retroactively, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled. READ MORE
Pro Tip: Double Up On Open Houses
Hosting open houses on Sunday is an industry norm that dates back to when the real estate section of Sunday newspapers propelled most of the home-shopping traffic—but that’s changed. A new school of thought relies on holding open houses on Saturdays and Sundays. READ MORE
Housing Battle’s Home Front
Driven by an explosion in new jobs alongside a lack of sufficient home building to accommodate workers moving into the city, Palo Alto is dealing with a dilemma faced by tech hubs across California. READ MORE
Sentiment Index – Households remain upbeat about economic activity but have more mixed attitudes toward the housing market, as the net share of Americans who say it’s a good time to buy decreased 8 points to 14%. (Fannie Mae)
Population Slows – California’s 2018 population growth was the slowest in state history, underscoring shifting immigration patterns, declining birthrates and economic strains that are making it harder for some to afford living here. (CA.gov)
1st Quarter Data
See 1st Quarter market data at CVAR Market At A Glance, create an instant report for clients with the latest information for three counties: Los Angeles, Riverside, San Bernardino.
In Case You Missed It….
Franchise Enters iBuyer Market
Keller Williams announced that it is launching Keller Offers this month, an iBuyer program that the real estate industry has long expected from the company. READ MORE