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NAR Staff Experience a “Day in the Life” at DAAR and Member Offices

April 12, 2018

To become better informed about the real estate business, all National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) staff, beginning this year, are required to spend a day learning about member’s and association’s day-to-day business activities. Earlier this month, DAAR hosted Alan Gromest as part of NAR’s “Day in the Life” program who spent a day with leadership, […]

Presentations Available: 2018 Economic Summit – What’s in Store for Housing and Beyond –

April 6, 2018

Over 150 members and guests attended DAAR’s Economic Summit: What’s in Store for Housing and Beyond on Friday, April 6th, 8-11AM at Loudoun County School Administration Building, 21000 Education Court, Ashburn, VA. The event offered an opportunity for REALTORS® in the Northern Virginia and Loudoun County area to understand housing and economic trends and forecast for […]

SentriLock Releases Newest Bluetooth® REALTOR® Lockbox

March 9, 2018

SentriLock has released the newest Bluetooth® REALTOR® lockbox.  The enhancements will improve reliability and durability to the lockbox system.  As of March 12, 2018, only the new version of the SentriLock lockbox will be available for purchase at DAAR for $110.95. The key enhancements will include: External Power Port An external power port makes changing the […]

Health Insurance Rule Needs Improvement

March 9, 2018

The U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) proposal to let more associations offer health plans to their members is encouraging, but changes—such as extending eligibility to self-employed individuals or small-business owners who have access to subsidized insurance through a spouse’s employer plan—are needed, the National Association of REALTORS says in a letter to Secretary of Labor […]

Need Client-Outreach Content? Consumer Facing Articles for You

March 2, 2018

The National Association of REALTORS’ consumer-facing website, HouseLogic, features information and tips for property owners who want smart solutions to enjoy, improve, and maintain their home; for buyers ready to find their happy place; and for sellers ready for their next chapter!  This month, the site has four new feature articles focused on making kitchens and bathrooms […]

You’re Invited! REALTOR® Awards Networking and Ceremony – Wednesday, 3/14, 5PM

February 19, 2018

You’re Invited! Join us for our annual REALTOR® Awards Networking and Ceremony on Wednesday, March 14th, 5PM-8PM at 1757 Golf Club as we recognize REALTOR® professionals who have reached exceptional levels in various categories during DAAR’s Production Awards and Circle of Excellence Ceremony. Award categories include Anniversary Awards, Circle of Excellence, Top Producer, Top Producer Team, Circle of […]

HELP WANTED: Volunteers Needed for Updating LAWS Administrative Offices

February 7, 2018

DAAR’s Community Service Committee is updating the Loudoun Abused Women’s Shelter (LAWS) administrative offices. LAWS has provided emergency shelter, counseling, advocacy, support groups, legal services and support to victims of domestic and sexual violence completely free of charge for over 30 years.  The work is scheduled for February 17 – 19.  There are two shifts […]

Nominate a Member for the Jeanette Newton Community Leadership Award by 2/16

January 30, 2018

Jeanette Newton Community Leadership Award Spotlighting Members for Their Commitment to Communities Deadline: February 16, 2018 The new Jeanette Newton Community Leadership Award recognizes REALTORS® and Affiliates who have made an extraordinary commitment to improving the quality of life in their communities through their volunteer work. The recipient portrays a dedication to leadership, community and […]

Not a Typical Day on the Hill

January 26, 2018

There is not the traditional Day on the Hill this year as the Virginia General Assembly Building is currently under construction and the temporary office building does not have the space to accommodate large groups.  This will be the case for the next four years while the building is being torn down and rebuilt.  Due […]

Don’t Miss Out: 2018 YPN Kick-Off Mixer – Estates at Lenah Mill, Aldie, VA, 1/25, 4PM

January 5, 2018

Don’t Miss Out: 2018 YPN Kick-Off Mixer – Estates at Lenah Mill, 1/25, 4PM Kick off the new year with YPN! … Join us Jan. 25 at the Estates at Lenah Mill in Aldie, VA…. FREE for YPN members and those interested in joining our network. The event will be hosted by Toll Brothers. Toll […]