Weekly e-Update 11/10/14 - Tucson Association of REALTORS

November 10, 2014
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REMINDER: TAR and MLS Closed Tues., Nov. 11
Tucson Association of REALTORS® and MLS will be closed Tues., Nov. 11 in observance of Veterans
NEW: YPN Holiday Mixer- A Holiday Benefit for Youth on Their Own
Dec. 3, Union Public House -St. Philip’s Plaza at River & Campbell from 4pm - 6pm
Mingle and Jingle with other members and enjoy complimentary appetizers courtesy of Sunstreet
Mortgage and a complimentary drink ticket courtesy of Ricky Abud and the NOVA Home Loans
Presidential Team.
Union Public House - 4340 N Campbell Ave, 85718
Youth on Their Own Requested donations items: new regular size personal care products, feminine
hygiene products, deodorant, razors, shaving cream, body wash/soap, shampoo & conditioner.
Please RSVP by December 1st to Aaron Reid [email protected]tors.org
NEW: Property Verification Worksheet now on zipForms
The Property Verification Form has been revised and is available on the TAR library in zipForms.
NEW: Welcome new Affiliate Members
Join us in welcoming our newest Affiliate Members to TAR!
 Arizona State Credit Union: Jake Adams and Melissa Al-Rifai
 Peoples Mortgage Company, The SMART Branch: Mickey Bachelier, Roy Burr III, Tim Gilker,
Monica Martin, Cesar Ruiz
Full List of Affiliates >> Printable List of Affiliates >>
NEW: REALTOR Benefits Program
 REALTORS® Insurance Marketplace – Open Enrollment begins Nov. 15
Open Enrollment for major medical health insurance plans that meet the mandates of the Affordable
Care Act begins Nov. 15 for the plan effective dates of Jan 1, 2015 and beyond. More Information >>
 Placester® Products and Programs
Placester offers NAR members discounted pricing on fully featured and customizable agent, broker,
and single property websites. Site hosing is included at no additional charge, and all feature access to
premium customer support. Exclusive discounts on their concierge marketing program known as
“Marketing Genius“ are available to generate leads and drive web traffic are available. More
Information >>
Sign up for Foundation’s Golf Tournament
Nov. 14: Sign-ups underway for the 8 Annual Tucson REALTORS® Charitable Foundation Golf
Tournament. The event is at the Hilton El Conquistador Country Club; Shotgun start at 8 am.
Proceeds benefit organizations in our community.
To register, click here or contact Annalisa Moreno at [email protected] or 382-8789.
Sponsors: Platinum - NOVA Home Loans, Gold – Title Security Agency, Silver – AAA Arizona, VIP
Mortgage, Fidelity National Title
Installation Luncheon tix and sponsorships on sale
Nov. 20 at noon: Annual TAR Installation & Awards Luncheon at La Paloma. Sign up today: Tickets
are $45/person; $450 table of 10. Sponsorships from $250 to $1,500. So far, sponsors include:
• Planet Wise Platinum: imortgage; Stewart Title; Tierra Antigua Realty, Title Security Agency
• Global Good Gold: Bill’s Home Inspection; VIP Mortgage
• Simply Sustainable Silver: Fidelity National Title; Monroe McDonough, Brent and Morales; Nova
Home Loans
Contact: Events Coordinator Liza Lopez-Corral at [email protected] or (520) 382-8775.
Farewell Reception for CEO Tedesco
On Dec. 5 from 4-6pm, a Farewell Reception for CEO Philip Tedesco will be held at the Azul Lounge at
the Westin La Paloma Resort. Tedesco has been named CEO of the Rhode Island Association of
REALTORS® and Statewide Multiple Listing Service.
TAR App Sunsets
With the launch of the new Tucson Association of REALTORS® and MLS website, the TAR App is no
longer needed, and has been discontinued. The new website is a responsive design that will work on
any device regardless of screen size. To visit the new website, go to www.tucsonrealtors.org.
2015 TAR Budget posted
Per policy, the proposed 2015 TAR Budget is available for review online until Nov. 12. To view, click
here. The TAR Board will vote on the 2015 Budget on Nov. 13. Questions: Andrea Ballard at
[email protected]
MLS Updates
Free FlexMLS training
Jeni Huber, FlexMLS training expert, can teach you how to be more efficient and effective. Sign-up at
www.TucsonRealtors.org or [email protected]
Educational Opportunities
TAR's Education Homepage
Online CE Courses: Get a Discount! More information>>
Click on class title to register and for class description.
MLS 203: FlexMLS CMAs
Nov. 12 from 9-11am
MLS 204: FlexMLS Contact Management
Nov. 13 from 9-11am
New Member Orientation
Nov. 17 from 9-3pm
MLS 101: Intro to FlexMLS
Nov. 19 from 9-11:30am
ISC Updates
Certified Residential Specialists (CRS) News
The Hearth Foundation
NARPM Southern Arizona
REALTORS® Land Institute News
Southern Arizona Mortgage Lenders Association (SAMLA) News
Women's Council of REALTORS® (WCR) News
Nov. 13 WCR BRM Luncheon from 11:30am - 1:30pm
Scottish Rite Temple, 160 S. Scott Ave.
Cost: $25 with RSVP; $35 Walk-In
RSVP Required: www.tucsonwcr.com or Brenda Martinez at [email protected]
Members do business with members! Thank you TAR Affiliate Sponsors.
Platinum Sponsor
Silver Sponsor
Gold Sponsors
Copper Sponsor
Tucson Association of REALTORS®
Tucson Association of REALTORS® Multiple Listing Service, Inc.
2445 N. Tucson Blvd. ~ Tucson, AZ 85716
Association: 520-327-4218 MLS: 520-795-1293 Fax: 520-322-6613