Sharpen your tools…ValueMap, Sales History Data give Realtors® an edge

By Susan Shackelford Providing the most accurate, timely property information has long been a Realtor® advantage. Two free tools through CMLS make it even easier, and each can easily be incorporated into your website. One is the “Sales History Data Tool.” It tells clients and prospects, at a quick glance, which properties within CMLS have […]

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Industry Notes-September/October 2011

Agent/agency activity Showcase Realty will sponsor Burke Communications’ Fourth Annual Toys for Tots Golf Tournament. The event is Sept. 26 at the Cedarwood Country Club in Charlotte. RE/MAX Executive Realty has added Michael Bowman (Concord), Michael Morgan and Jeana Young (Cornelius), Phil Hanushek (Fort Mill, S.C.), Lori Rogers (Mooresville) and Penka Antista and Patrick McSwain […]

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2011 Realtor® of the Year

Now accepting nominations for association award You might know someone who deserves one of the association’s most prestigious awards. We are now accepting nominations for the Realtor® of the Year award. The Realtor® of the Year award is a highly acclaimed and coveted honor that has been presented to deserving members for 51 years. Each […]

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Attention, rookies!

You might be eligible for the Vane Mingle Rookie of the Year Award. Nominations are now being accepted. You or someone you know might be eligible if you: Completed your first 12 months of membership between Nov. 1, 2010 and Oct. 31, 2011. Are new to the real estate industry and have never held the […]

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TEMPO Tips-September/October 2011

New TEMPOTM Help Page; need help? By LaVerne Brown-Williams Help Desk Supervisor The TEMPO system is currently available in a number aof markets and its “Help” section has contained generic help only for all installs of the product. TEMPO’s vendor MarketLinx understands that each market does not have the same functionality and business rules; therefore, MarketLinx has created […]

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Info Tech-September/October 2011

CMLS: What you need to know ‘Active Due Diligence’ status, ‘Special Conditions’ field By Debbie Wey Assistant Director CMLS Policy Time is running out for ‘Active Due Diligence’ (‘ACDDP’) status!   “Active Due Diligence” (“ACDDP”) status will be removed from TEMPO in mid-August. “Conditional,” “Contingent” or “Pending” status will be used to indicate that the listing […]

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Foundation Update-September/October 2011

Terri Marshall Executive Director, Housing Opportunity Foundation “How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.” — Anne Frank When the Housing Opportunity Foundation formalized its efforts as the charitable arm of the association, one thought was paramount — that Realtors® had a leadership role in giving back […]

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Education-September/October 2011

CCIM classes come to Mingle By Mike Caesar Education Coordinator Mingle School has partnered with NC-CCIM to bring classes for the coveted Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation to our association. It all starts Sept. 8 with the free NC-CCIM Financial Calculator course, continues Sept. 9 with the Residential Real Estate Financial Workshop and concludes Sept. […]

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