New members

Welcome, October and November Charlotte Regional Realtor® Association members!  The association is honored to present its newest additions. The following joined the association in December 2010 and January 2011: Daniel Amato Rhonda Ardelean James Armstead Susan Axton Woodford Axton Pamela Badgley Melissa Baker Tara Boucher Daniel Brown Edith Butler Faith Cade Christy Chaffee Brenda Cline […]

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Free training for area parents

CMS Parent University strengthens partnership between home and school By: Jerri Hagler Executive Director Family and Community Services/Parent University Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools Being a parent is one of the most rewarding and sometimes the most challenging jobs anyone can have. It’s also a job that comes with little or no training or background. That’s why Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools […]

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What’s better than free?

5 software business tools available for use now By: Harman Gill As we move to an increasingly digitized world, software is becoming an even more important part of our lives. And, there’s a lot of software available for free. Check out the following ways to kick your technology use up a notch. 1. Open Office […]

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Mingle School: March/April 2011

Sales Management Certification comes to Mingle By: Mike Caesar On Jan. 20-21, Dan Elzer, president of The Training Academy, will deliver the Managing for Profit: Sales Management certification. This new certification course guides you to new levels of profitability and effectiveness. Successful brokers and managers do more than direct — they lead, build morale, encourage, manage […]

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New year = new classes!

Sales Management Certification comes to Mingle By: Mike Caesar On Jan. 20-21, Dan Elzer, president of The Training Academy, will deliver the Managing for Profit: Sales Management certification. This new certification course guides you to new levels of profitability and effectiveness. Successful brokers and managers do more than direct — they lead, build morale, encourage, manage […]

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‘A small charity doing big things’

2010 Humanitarian Award winner announced By: Terri Marshall They have no office, no paid staff, no equipment to maintain, no overhead bills to pay … but they do have plenty of passion and commitment. They are Sharon Sanders and Wendy Tonetti of Kids First of the Carolinas, and Kids First was the recipient of the […]

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Election wrap-up: March/April 2011

What Realtors® should expect in 2011 By: Elizabeth Barnhardt On Election Day 2010, major changes took place with elected leadership in the Charlotte region that will greatly affect Realtors®. The budget will be the dominating issue. Mecklenburg County is going through property revaluation, the state is predicting a $3 billion shortfall, and the federal deficit […]

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Election wrap-up

What Realtors® should expect in 2011 By: Elizabeth Barnhardt On Election Day 2010, major changes took place with elected leadership in the Charlotte region that will greatly affect Realtors®. The budget will be the dominating issue. Mecklenburg County is going through property revaluation, the state is predicting a $3 billion shortfall, and the federal deficit […]

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