Foundation Update-July/August 2012

Realtors® at the heart of the community By Terri Marshall Housing Opportunity Foundation Executive Director   It’s summertime and the livin’ is supposed to be easy, but for those who struggle with day-to-day housing issues, no season is easy nor are there any vacations away from the worry and stress. June is traditionally recognized as Homeownership Month, […]

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Code Words-July/August

‘Harmonious teamwork’ through adherence to the Code  Article 3 outlines cooperation, compensation requirements for successful transactions By Michele Di Donato Vice President Risk Management   Article 3 requires that Realtors® cooperate with other brokers except when cooperation is not in the client’s best interest. The obligation to cooperate does not include the obligation to share commissions, fees […]

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Executive Report-July/August 2012

“Be Water” is the theme of our president, Jennifer Frontera. It’s about being open and flexible, flowing to new information, methods and insights. It’s about embracing change as a way to stay successful. In that spirit, Jennifer and I began talking earlier this year about our association calendar, committees and communications. With respect to the […]

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