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REALTORS®: Updates & Guidelines
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Latest COVID-19 Updates from C.A.R.
Citrus Valley Association of REALTORS® is conducting all business remotely. Meetings and classes presented by CVAR will be online and free of charge (see classes below).
Joint Tenancy Mistake:
Tip for REALTORS®
When is joint tenancy a bad idea? Click to hear Attorney Paul Velasco’s brief tip from his @Home With CVAR class on Estate Planning and Trusts. See the entire class at CVAR.Live.
April 27 | Legislative Day – C.A.R. Hosts Sacramento
April 28 | All About Home Inspections
April 29 | Cybersecurity: Are You a Human Firewall?
Fridays | License Renewal – Crash Course for Brokers/Agents ($85)
News & Featured Articles
Terminations This Week!
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7 tips to Advance Career
There are several actions that can bolster the career of professionals at different levels, in different fields and across industries. Here are 7 career advancement activities that you could do on a regular basis.
Tax Time: Ticking Time Bomb
The “ticking tax time bomb” refers to the tax debt building up in an individual retirement account, 401(k) or other retirement savings plans. It can quickly deplete the very savings you or your clients were relying on for retirement years. (Tax filing deadline is May 17.) But there are a few ways you can avoid this problem.
Former Zillow CEO: Don’t Blame iBuyers
Spencer Rascoff, former CEO of Zillow, knows there’s a supply shortage in the housing market, but he does not believe that the iBuyers’ practice of buying and then re-listing homes contributes to that shortage.
Cities Report – March-April
Townhomes planned on Covina Bowl site (pictured); pedestrian master plan in Azusa; a playground for children with disabilities in Chino; ADUs in Chino Hills; street closures in Glendora; more beer in Irwindale; new homes in Ontario; rail in Rancho; pleasant budget surprises in Pomona and La Verne; Walnut late fee amnesty, and more, in this month’s Cities Report, compiled by Bill Ruh, CVAR Director of Government Affairs.
1st Quarter 2021 Market Stats!
Create an instant report for clients with
the latest information for 3 counties:
Los Angeles – Riverside – San Bernardino
Median Price – A record high was reached in March for median home price in California, while the state’s housing market continued its momentum with sales remaining solid heading into the spring homebuying season. State median of $758,990 is up from February’s $699,000 and up 23.9% from $612,440 last March. (C.A.R.)
MLS Termination – MLS access will be terminated this week for those who’ve not renewed their CRMLS subscription. Access your account now if you have not renewed for the 2nd quarter: Click Here
Curbside at CVAR – Order your store items by calling: (909) 305-2827. Designate the store (Glendora, South El Monte, or Rancho Cucamonga) where you’ll pick up. Call upon arrival to pick up curbside, contact-free. Please wear a mask!
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In Case You Missed It…
CVAR Candidates for 2022 Board
Candidates for 3 open positions on the 2022 Citrus Valley AOR Board of Directors are as follows: Nichole Davis, Bruce Engles, Helen Moreno, Lehel Szucs, Stephanie Velez. Candidate for 2022 CVAR President-elect: Sarah Glavan. The election will be held in June (polls open June 7-16).
Watch this newsletter for details!
REALTORS®, have you ever wondered how you could express your concerns or support for the policies that impact the Real Estate Industry and your hometown?Legislative Day is where you need to be! For the first time, the California Association of REALTORS® (C.A.R.) will host a “virtual” Legislative Day, Tuesday, April 27, and it’s free!
Keeping Your Buyers at Disadvantage
The soaring cost of building materials and the spiking interest in housing among investors are major contributors to today’s rising housing prices and lack of inventory that keep individual homebuyers at a disadvantage.