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111, 2019

Maryland REALTORS Forms

November 1st, 2019|0 Comments

Maryland REALTORS® association forms   2019 Maryland REALTORS® forms are posted on Maryland REALTORS®' website. For details regarding the changes, review the  2019 Summary of Changes & Practice Tips here:

3010, 2019

Bright MLS Updates

October 30th, 2019|0 Comments

Bright MLS Updates Bright MLS recently announced a new policy that requires submitting listings within 1 business day of publicly marketing the property. The Coming Soon status will continue to be available within the Bright system for listings that are not being shown, and actively marketed. To learn more [...]

1309, 2019

NAR® Member Safety Report

September 13th, 2019|0 Comments

Member Safety Report Highlights 33% of REALTORS® experienced a situation that made them fear for their personal safety or safety of their personal information. The typical REALTOR® reported feeling unsafe less than once a year (54%) in terms of personal safety, but unsafe in terms of personal information every [...]

2806, 2019

New SentriKey™ Real Estate App Now Available!

June 28th, 2019|0 Comments

New SentriKey™ Real Estate App Now Available! The app is an updated version of the SentriSmart® mobile app and it features a new look, clearer prompts, and an action-based layout so you can perform key tasks in just seconds. You can download it now at Google Play or [...]

1705, 2019

You Are Not Being Replaced By AI

May 17th, 2019|0 Comments

You Are Not Being Replaced By AI From chat bots that talk to your clients on your behalf to voice technology that can guide you through your workday, artificial intelligence is changing the way real estate professionals work. Speakers at the Emerging Business Issues & Technology Forum on Thursday [...]

205, 2019

Recent Open House Thefts

May 2nd, 2019|0 Comments

Recent Open House Thefts We have received reports that someone signing in as Greg Harrington at open houses may be stealing client's personal belongings during open houses. At least two agents' clients have reported that items have been stolen. One client has video footage of the person in the [...]

2703, 2019

Is it Legal to Record Audio or Video In Maryland without Consent?

March 27th, 2019|0 Comments

Is it Legal to Record Audio or Video In Maryland without Consent? As technology develops and security systems, including newer video doorbells, become capable of recording audio and visual interactions between agents and customers, members are increasingly inquiring into the legality of such recordings. It is legal in Maryland [...]

1003, 2019

Tax Laws Have Changed

March 10th, 2019|0 Comments

Taxes - How the Laws Have Changed Hear from tax expert Linda DeMarlor about how some of the tax laws have changed and what you need to do to be prepared to file your taxes. Click Here

603, 2019

Bright status definitions and their impact on DOM/CDOM

March 6th, 2019|0 Comments

Bright status definitions and their impact on DOM/CDOM. To help you understand the differences between Bright’s statuses and the impact they have on Days on Market (DOM) and Cumulative Days on Market (CDOM), we have improved the status definitions in Listing Management and made them easier to view within [...]

403, 2019

GBBR Professional Development Enhancement Classes for Spring 2019

March 4th, 2019|0 Comments

GBBR Professional Development Enhancement Classes for Spring 2019 Learn about the various professional enhancement courses that GBBR will be offering this spring, including ABR and it's required elective, At Home with Diversity Certification and GRI. GBBR's 2019 Education Committee Vice Chair, Brenda Kasuva will explain what they are (here) and [...]

1602, 2019

Understanding the Bright Statuses

February 16th, 2019|0 Comments

Understanding the Bright Statuses Bright’s statuses tell other subscribers about the state of your listing. It’s very important you use these statuses correctly and understand the meaning behind each one. Continue reading...

902, 2019

NAR Code of Ethics: Pathways to Professionalism

February 9th, 2019|0 Comments

Code of Ethics Pathways to Professionalism While the Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice of the National Association establishes objective, enforceable ethical standards governing the professional conduct of REALTORS®, it does not address issues of courtesy or etiquette. Based on input from many sources, the Professional Conduct Working [...]

1101, 2019

Personal Safety Tips for Real Estate Professionals

January 11th, 2019|0 Comments

Personal Safety Tips for Real Estate Professionals This new video, published by NAR’s REALTOR® Safety Program, highlights safety protocols that all REALTORS® should implement into their daily routine and follow with every client, every day, every time. Watch the video and be sure to share it with your fellow [...]

1212, 2018

MREC Advertising Checklist

December 12th, 2018|0 Comments

MREC Advertising Checklist All advertisements to be placed by or on behalf of a real estate licensee should be submitted to the broker, office manager, or the broker- manager's designee for compliance review prior to release. If the advertisement has been created for a member of-- or on behalf [...]

1810, 2018

How To Increase Your Closings Working With Boomerang Buyers

October 18th, 2018|0 Comments

The STATISTICS WHY SHOULD YOU CARE ABOUT THESE DEALS? Boomerang buyers who lost a home to a foreclosure or short sale between 2007 and 2013 are projected to make about 10 percent of all U.S. home purchases in 2014, according to John Burns Real Estate Consulting (JBREC). The Washington [...]