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Listen Up: Informative Legal Podcasts by Virginia REALTORS®

June 26, 2017

Check out the introduction to Caveat REALTOR®, a brand new show from the Virginia REALTORS® legal team. You’ll be able to listen on the go with this new format of legal updates. New podcasts focus on need-to-know information on home inspector licensing, assistance animals and home surveillance. Now available through iTunes and Stitcher.    

Need to Know: New Real Estate Laws Effective July 1st

June 22, 2017

New laws in Virginia always start on July 1st, and this year is no different. There are several new laws and other changes that could impact the real estate industry that will go into effect July 1, 2017. DAAR members joined with the Virginia REALTORS® during the 2017 General Assembly Session to help make sure […]

Virginia REALTORS® Now Offers Legal Hotline to All REALTOR® Members

June 5, 2017

Did you hear about the latest NEW BENEFIT for REALTOR® members? The Virginia REALTORS® now offers a Legal Hotline to all REALTOR® members. This new Legal Hotline benefit is a web-based submission process to address your legal questions. To submit a question, you’ll need to be logged into the website with your Username and Password. Your broker will […]

April is Fair Housing Month: Important Resources Available

April 2, 2017

April 2017 marks the 49th anniversary of the 1968 landmark Fair Housing Act, which prohibits housing discrimination and draws attention both to the challenges that remain in housing and the progressive achievements to ensure Americans equal access to housing options.  Because community is so central to the work and lives of our members, REALTORS® are […]

Important: Changes to the SentriLock® Rules & Regulations, and Citation System

February 15, 2017

As of January 1st, 2017, changes to the Regional Rules and Regulations for the SentriLock® Lockbox System and the Citation System are in place.  The process for individuals to file certain Code of Ethics complaints anonymously is also available. Background on SentriLock® Rules and Regulations Changes The Dulles Area Association of REALTORS® is part of […]