Video Update - A Tool To Help Share the Benefits of Home Ownership
Here's a short video on this great little info graphic you can use to help get first time homebuyers off the fence and into their first home. The infographic is from HouseLogic and you can download it HERE. You can email it, share it through your social media channels, or have it printed as a handout. Watch the YouTube Video here!
Free Webinar - Dec. 12: Health Insurance and the Affordable Care Act What REALTORS® Can Do Today
The federal government’s big online health insurance exchange, Healthcare.gov, is giving people fits and starts as they try to learn about different plans and take action as needed. Get an update on what’s happening and understand your responsibilities and options as an independent contractor or small-business owner in real estate. REALTOR® Magazine hosts experts who can walk you through the process during this key transition time. To register for this free webinar on December 12th at 9am Pacific, click
HERE. Please note, some of the exchanges mentioned in this webinar are not available in Washington State. For a listing of Health Care Exchanges available to Washington residents, go to the Washington Health Benefit Exchange.
Call for Action: REALTORS® Can Support Affordable Flood Insurance with a Click!
Please respond to the all-REALTOR® Congressional Call for Action asking Members of Congress and US Senators to bring the “Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act” H.R. 3370 and S. 1610 to the floor for immediate consideration and a vote in each chamber. If you would like additional information on the Flood Insurance Issue visit: http://www.realtor.org/topics/national-flood-insurance-program-nfip. This Call for Action only takes a couple of clicks!
More Info on .REALTOR Top Level Domain Name
Priority Registration for the New .REALTOR Domain has opened up. Members can now sign-up to receive advance e-mail notification for priority registration of their .REALTOR domain(s). The goal of .REALTOR is to create a name space where home buyers, sellers and investors can go to find the most credible, trusted real estate information, resources and professional services on-line and ensure they’re working with a REALTOR®. Visit the www.realtor.org/domain for more information and to pre-register for your .REALTOR domain!
Agency Law Pamphlet - Effective July 28, 2013
July 28, 2013 was the effective date for revisions in Agency Law. The Law of Agency Pamphlet has been revised as well. As of July 28, 2013 brokers should only provide the revised pamphlet to buyers and sellers.
Code of Ethics Centennial Widgets for REALTORS® and AE's
Association Executives, place a widget on your association website and celebrate the Code of Ethics Centennial from now through the end of 2013. The widget's messages update automatically with links to Centennial resources produced by REALTOR® Magazine and Realtor.org. Widget for AEs HERE..
REALTORS®, place this widget on your business website to promote that you, as a REALTOR®, abide by a strict Code of Ethics. Widget for REALTORS® HERE.