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Congratulations NAR Committee Appointees

Congratulations and thank you to the following Washington REALTOR® Members and staff on their appointment to NAR's 2024 committee!

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DBrief Episode 04: Navigating Risk Reducation with the Code of Ethics

In this episode, we delve into the topic of risk reduction in the real estate industry, featuring two distinguished guests, Bobby Petrone Chipman, Principle Managing Broker with John L. Scott and certified Code of Ethics Instructor and Michael Orbino, a Managing Broker at Compass and the Chair of NAR’s Professional Standards Forum. They discuss the importance of the Code of Ethics in mitigating risks, share insights into current market trends, and explore ethical challenges posed by emerging technologies.

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Remembering Donna Wright

It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that we inform you of Donna Wright's passing on 11/29/2023 in Spokane, Washington. Donna was not only a dedicated REALTOR® but also a true leader in our industry for over 40 years.

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Get the Facts 11.28.23

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Register Now For 2024 Legislative Days

Registration is now live so don't wait to secure your spot for this exciting two-day event designed for members to be a part of the advocacy effort as we meet with Washington lawmakers to help them understand the challenges REALTORS® and consumers face in the market.

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Get the Facts 11.21.23

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Get the Facts 11.14.23

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105 MORE Ways Agents Who Are REALTORS® Are Worth Every Penny of Their Compensation

In addition to the list of 179 Ways agents who are REALTORS® are worth every penny, the National Association of Realtors® has compiled 105 more talking points designed to resonate with your clients, further substantiating the value that you as REALTORS® bring to the table. Embrace these resources, use them confidently as talking points, and let your unparalleled dedication speak volumes to those you serve.

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179 Ways Agents Who Are REALTORS® Are Worth Every Penny of Their Compensation

As the real estate landscape awaits significant change in 2024, it's crucial for you to be able to articulate your value with unwavering confidence. To empower you in showcasing your worth to clients, the National Association of Realtors® has compiled an exhaustive list—179 ways you contribute to the home buying or selling process.

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DBrief Episode 03: After the Verdict...Webinar Recording and FAQ

This information is crucial to your understanding of Agency Law changes taking place January 1, 2024. In case you missed it...

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Celebrating Native American Heritage Month

November is a time to recognize and honor the diverse traditions, cultures, and invaluable contributions of Native Americans. Native American Heritage Month, also referred to as American Indian or Alaska Native Heritage Month, has been officially observed since 1990, recognizing the remarkable contributions of Indigenous peoples.

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Get the Facts 11.07.23

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DBrief Webinar: After the Verdict... Succeeding in the New Real Estate World

This is a time of rapid change in our industry, requiring calm and well-reasoned decision-making. Good decision-making requires a clear understanding of the facts, challenges, and opportunities.

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After the Verdict... Succeeding in the New Real Estate World

This is a time of rapid change in our industry, requiring calm and well-reasoned decision-making. Good decision-making requires a clear understanding of the facts, challenges, and opportunities.

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DBrief Episode 02: New Real Estate Brokerage Services Agreement Standards

Welcome to the second installment of our DBrief video series, specifically tailored for Designated Brokers, Managing Brokers, and our Broker-owner community. This episode aims to address real estate brokerage service agreements, at topic that's becoming increasingly relevant as January 1st approaches.

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Get the Facts 10.31.23

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Statement from Washington REALTORS® President Alisha Harrison on the Burnett v. NAR et al Jury Verdict

Following the Burnett v. NAR verdict, Washington REALTORS® highlights its proactive approach to industry changes, emphasizing the forthcoming transparency-focused Agency Law effective January 1, 2024. The association provides resources and educational tools to assist brokers with the transition. Washington REALTORS® President, Alisha Harrison, expresses gratitude to members and reaffirms the organization's commitment to excellence.

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Explaining REALTOR® Value to Your Brokers

There are an abundance of challenges headlining our industry and especially around the dues billing period, some of your brokers might question the value they’re getting as members of the REALTOR® Association.

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The Verdict Is In...Burnett Questions Answered

After an 11-day trial in the case of Burnett v. NAR et al, the eight-person jury in a Kansas City, Mo., federal courtroom, came back Tuesday and found NAR and other corporate defendants liable in the case.

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WR Wins Silver Global Achievement Program Award

We are pleased to announce that Washington REALTORS® has been awarded the Silver Global Achievement Program Award!

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