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You’re Invited: DAAR REALTOR Awards Ceremony is March 7th!

February 15, 2019

You’re cordially invited to join us as we recognize REALTOR® professionals who have reached exceptional levels in various categories above during DAAR’s Awards Ceremony on Thursday, March 7th, 4:00 to 7:00 PM at 1757 Golf Club, 45120 Waxpool Road, Dulles, VA  20166. Early-bird registration of $35 for members until February 28th, 2019 includes two drink […]

Bright MLS Update: Leadership Livestream Recording and Latest Improvements

February 15, 2019

Bright MLS communicated that they have a renewed focus to make sure subscribers obtain the right data, statistics and tools when and where they need it. View the two-hour Bright Leadership Update livestream recording from Friday, February 15th here. This latest update touches on several key areas that subscribers throughout the Bright territory have told […]

Register Now for the REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo in May

February 14, 2019

Registration for the REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo is open! If you want to take an active role to advance the real estate industry, public policy, and the association, make sure you attend the Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo in Washington, D.C., May 13-18, 2019. You’ll join with thousands of REALTORS® from across the […]

Important: Changes to Dotloop Access for REALTOR®Subscribers

February 12, 2019

A recent change was implemented regarding access to NVAR forms through dotloop®. This security measure is intended to ensure that only REALTOR® subscribers or their authorized designees have access to this proprietary professional resource. Subscribers are now required to enter a valid NRDS ID. Because the authentication system only recognizes NVAR NRDS numbers, DAAR members […]

Join Us: Bright MLS Leadership Update via Livestream – Friday, 2/15

February 12, 2019

Join leadership from Bright MLS and our neighboring REALTOR associations for an opportunity to ask questions in a dedicated livestream member forum on Friday, February 15th, 1-3PM. Bright MLS Interim CEO Brian Donnellan, Chief Technology Officer Frank Major and David Howell, Member, Bright MLS Board of Directors, will discuss plans for moving the system forward […]

DAAR Members Joined with Hundreds of REALTORS® at the 2019 Virginia REALTORS® Economic and Advocacy Summit

February 8, 2019

Members the Dulles Area Association of REALTORS® (DAAR) joined with Virginia REALTORS® President Beckwith Bolle, 2013 DAAR President, and hundreds of REALTORS® in downtown Richmond for the 2019 Virginia REALTORS® Economic and Advocacy Summit. The Summit offered insights from industry experts and town hall sessions with local legislators. Several members from the DAAR Board of […]

Bright MLS Launches New Online Help Tool

January 31, 2019

Bright MLS launched a new online help system   that serves as a knowledge base for the system. Their support team intends to add help topics to this database to use as an ongoing resource. It is purposely designed for ease of use, so you can quickly find information and related articles based on your search criteria […]

Bright MLS Release Notes as of January 31st: Corrections and Improvements

January 31, 2019

The following release notes describing corrections and improvements to the Bright MLS system were made as of January 31st: Agent and Client Gallery Reports. Because of your feedback, we’ve added the Agent and Client Gallery Reports to your report options in Bright. These reports offer more listing information than the Thumbnail Report in a format […]

Register NOW: Bright MLS Onsite Training Clinics in February and March!

January 29, 2019

We are pleased to offer onsite Bright MLS Training Clinics conducted by Kim Mingo at DAAR, 21720 Red Rum Drive, #177, Ashburn, VA in February and March: Wednesday, February 13th, 2019 10AM-12PM:  Working with Buyers:  Learn to set your branding, how to search efficiently, work with reports & emails – Register online 1PM – 3PM:    Working with […]

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

January 28, 2019

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 […]