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Need to Know: New Laws Effective July 1st Webinar

June 21, 2018

Earlier this month, Virginia REALTORS® Deputy General Counsel, Erin Barton, and Staff Counsel, Jon Haley, provided an update on the laws that passed the 2018 General Assembly.  Learn what you need to know before these new laws go into effect on July 1, 2018. This webinar will last approximately 45 minutes, including a question & answer […]

NVAR Standard Form Changes – Effective July 1st, 2018

June 17, 2018

Effective July 1st, 2018, the following changes have been made to the NVAR Forms: K1375 – Assistance Animal Addendum – This is a new form which was created to provide a lease addendum where the landlord has approved a request for an assistance animal in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and the Fair Housing Act, and […]

Bright MLS Now Offering Prospecting Tool Remine

June 12, 2018

This week, Bright MLS announced that they will now offer Remine, an innovative map-based search tool that combines data on property and people to help you spend more time prospecting the right clients at the right time. Remine shows you who owns a property, who is living in it, what their mortgage balance is, and […]

Get the Most out of Membership – Join a DAAR Committee Today!

June 11, 2018

One of the many benefits of membership is the opportunity to join a DAAR committee of interest.  Serving as a committee member will not only help guide the services and resources the Association provides to members but can benefit your business and work as a real estate professional.  The networking opportunities are invaluable, the insight […]

Social Media Boot Camp! June 20th

June 11, 2018

Do you want to ramp up your social media marketing and learn how you can successfully use social media in your real estate business?  Join MRIS for their Social Media Boot Camp on Wednesday, June 20th, 10AM-12PM or 1-3PM at DAAR, 21720 Red Rum Drive, #177, Ashburn, VA Designed exclusively for real estate professionals, this MRIS-sponsored instruction […]

Contract Forms Now only $20 Annually via ZipForms®

June 7, 2018

DAAR REALTOR® members can now access NVAR contract forms via zipForms® for $20 a year.   Streamline your workflow and take advantage of this opportunity to gain access to the industry-leading technology that will save you time and deliver your best success. IT’S AS EASY AS 1-2-3! Visit http://www.zipform.com/order/order.asp Visit on http://www.zipform.com/order/order.asp and click on “I’m […]

Need to Know: Advertising Requirements in Virginia

June 6, 2018

The following from the Virginia REALTORS Legal Frequently Asked Questions on Advertising  provides an overview of the current requirements in Virginia: What is considered advertising? The Virginia Real Estate Board’s definition of advertising: “Advertising means all forms of representation, promotion and solicitation disseminated in any manner and by any means of communication to consumers for any […]

June is National Homeownership Month: Spotlight on Local Programs

June 6, 2018

June is National Homeownership Month, a time to celebrate and promote the American Dream of owning a home. REALTORS® know that homeownership is the best investment an individual can make to build their personal wealth. June is a time to reiterate what REALTORS® across the country have always known, that it is in the best […]

Call for Virginia REALTORS Applications: 2019 Committees

June 4, 2018

Virginia REALTORS® is now accepting applications for 2019 Committee volunteers. The completed form is due to Virginia REALTORS® by 5:00 PM on Friday, June 29, 2018. If you are interested in this unique opportunity to have a direct impact on the state level, we invite you to apply for a committee that you are interested […]

New Features on the SentriSmart® app! Touch ID and Facial Recognition, Agent Safety

May 31, 2018

We are excited to announce an update to the SentriSmart® app that is available NOW!.  The two new features are: Touch ID and Facial Recognition Agent Safety Touch ID and Facial Recognition Android and iPhone users will now have the ability to set up Touch ID and Facial Recognition to quickly and easily access your […]