Executive Report-September/October 2012

Updating our committees, getting you involved By Anne Marie Howard, CEO     Who says nothing gets done in summer? I’m happy to report that the Association Board of Directors approved the recommendations of the Internal Structural Review Task Force, which met this summer to update and improve our committee structure. As you consider what committees you’d like to […]

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Legislative Insider-September/October 2012

Wrap-up of 2012 N.C. legislative short session BPOs, copper theft and more By Cady Thomas, director of government affairs, North Carolina Association of Realtors® (NCAR); and David McGowan, director of regulatory affairs, NCAR Realtors® were active in the N.C. General Assembly this year in Raleigh. Called the “short session,” the May to July legislative session […]

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Info Tech-September/October 2012

Stay up-to-date on listing changes Save time with auto-notification and the Client Gateway By Kyle Murphy, Data Distribution Administrator   This article is the first in a two-part series. We’ll explain the purpose of each FusionTM Client Gateway setting, and talk about how to automatically run searches that notify you and your clients of listing changes in the MLS. […]

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Foundation Update-September/October 2012

Foundation gives back Community Grants Program awards funds to area nonprofits By Terri Marshall, Housing Opportunity Foundation Executive Director    “How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.” — Helen Keller Ms. Keller didn’t write those words with the Housing Opportunity Foundation in mind, but was thinking about the immense capacity […]

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Education-September/October 2012

Mingle’s fall schedule offers solutions to set you apart Back to school! By Mike Caesar Deputy administrator of education services   Mingle School is offering several opportunities for motivational training and designation/certification classes in September and October. Most of these classes also offer continuing-education (CE) elective credit. Check the class pages for more information. Sept. […]

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