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NOTICE TO WR BOARD OF DIRECTORS
There will be a Special Board of Directors meeting scheduled for Friday, June 9 at 9:00 am. Please note that there are several important deadlines.
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2023 Legislative Summary
The 2023 Washington State Legislature adjourned Sine Die on April 23. Washington REALTORS® entered the session with a lengthy to-do list, asking the Legislature to update and correct several real estate brokerage issues, and to make this session the year of housing policy. It is well known that Washington State ranks last in the number of housing units per family nationally, and the dream of homeownership is getting farther away from families in our state.
Tomorrow's Forecast: Back to Basics with a Focus on ACTION!
Savvy brokers don't sit still for very long. They know that inaction and worrying about one's business can easily become a self-fulfilling prophecy. But when a market that was already challenging due to the inventory crisis became even more-challenging due to rising interest rates, business for many became downright scarce...
2023 Social Media DOs & DON'Ts
As we move into 2023, it's clear that social media is not just a trend, but a crucial aspect of our daily lives. As real estate professionals in Washington, it's important to stay up to date on the latest social media trends and techniques to best serve our clients and stay competitive in the market.
April Showers Bring May Flowers?
We have heard that expression before—that April showers bring May flowers. It is the premise that when the soil is watered, the flowers, vegetation, and crops will grow. Our business and our lives are very similar. When we invest in that which matters to us, we often find grows, builds, and blooms in kind.
Artificial Intelligence Revolution
Artificial intelligence (AI) has revolutionized numerous industries in recent years, and the real estate sector is no exception. With the help of AI technology, real estate professionals can automate and streamline many processes, making their work more efficient and effective.
Industry Evolution: A Better Future for Consumers & Brokers
The theme of the Bill is transparency. The revisions to the Act suggested by the association will increase transparency for buyers with respect to the services and compensation of the buyer's broker; increase transparency for buyers and sellers who work with a dual agent regarding the limitations of a dual agent's advocacy; and improve understanding of brokerage relationships for consumers and brokers alike with a rewriting and simplification of the Agency Law pamphlet (the "Pamphlet")...