June Housing Minute

June 2017 Housing Minute JUNE 30, 2017 Last month was an uneven month for the housing market. The robust demand for buying a home helped spur an uptick in existing sales, but weak inventory levels continued to push up price growth while slowing the number of home contract signings.

Summary of Changes to Contract Forms and Mediation Program Brochure

Changes proposed by the SAR Risk Management Committee and approved by the Board of Directors have all been made to the contracts and forms. All three software companies, DotLoop, Instanet, and ZipForms have completed updating our forms library. The contracts will go “live” with all changes on Monday, June 26th. The links below will provide […]

KnowConnection – Topeka Capital-Journal Update

      Susan Cantrell VP of Sales and Marketing, Topeka Capital-Journal will present an overview of the real estate category’s 2016 national media trends focusing on digital advertising and the impact of millennials on the real estate industry. Susan will also be sharing information gathered from the Shawnee Country Market Study surveying readers on where […]

Legal & Ethical Issues Forum

July 25th Noon – 1:00 p.m. Legal and ethical issues were a “hot topic” on the recent member survey. Join Wendy Alkire, KREC Director o Compliance and Vern Jarboe, Association Legal Counsel for answers to your questions. Registration Form  

realtor.com Monthly Traffic Report

The realtor.com traffic report includes an overview of member profiles on realtor.com and examines the four stages of profile engagement: Starter, Participant, Competitor and Winner as well as other measurements of realtor.com tools. See the full report here. 

Keynote Series

Re-Think Online Continuing Education INNOVATIVE. EXCITING. HYPER-RELEVANT. If you’re not using these words to describe your last CE experience, it time for a new experience. Re-think online education and try a new generation of online real estate training—designed exclusively for REALTORS® to meet state CE requirements with Keynote. Follow this link to purchase a Keynote […]

Voice for Real Estate 68: Hill Visits, BOD Decision…

Voice for Real Estate 68: Hill Visits, BOD Decisions MAY 31, 2017 More than 9,000 REALTORS® came to Washington to lobby their members of Congress to protect tax incentives for real estate. Also, NAR’s Board of Directors made decisions to help real estate going forward. And home sales slowed but days-on-market picked up to its […]