GRAR Class and Event Schedule

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FLEX MLS TRAINING SESSION
January 29, 2015
1:00 to 2:30 p.m.
Grand Rapids Association of REALTORS®
Instructors: Rick Baumann and Kristy Lubbers
Cost: FREE

Please join us for a review of the most commonly used features on the Flex MLS system. There will also be opportunity for Q&A. There is no cost to attend, but seating is limited. Please click here to register.




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INTERNATIONAL REAL ESTATE PRACTITIONER SERIES

Are you aware of the global business opportunities that surround you?

The GRAR International Committee invites you to become an INTERNATIONAL REAL ESTATE PRACTITIONER (IREP).

More than $92.2 billion worth of residential real estate is sold to foreign and immigrant buyers annually, resulting in over $5 billion in commissions for REALTORS®. Global business includes transactions with foreign nationals, immigrant clients, buyers with extended family abroad, employees of foreign corporations, multilingual families, and other groups residing in communities in every state.

Gain and maintain a competitive edge by taking advantage of this opportunity to learn how/where to prospect for international clients, build partnerships with globally-minded businesses, mortgage brokers, attorneys, and more! Tap into the international and multicultural real estate transaction potential!

Session #6 - February 12, 2015 - Taxation Law
All sessions are currently full. Please be sure to check back for the next series!

PLEASE CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.




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YPN "BREAKFAST CLUB" - NETWORK, SOCIALIZE, AND ENERGIZE YOUR BUSINESS
Date: February 12, March 12
Time: 8:30 to 9:30 a.m.
Location: Arnie's Restaurant (815 Leonard St. NW)

On the second Thursday of each month, network with Young Professionals in your area.

  • Discuss business with others from many different industries.
  • Bring a friend - everyone is welcome!
  • Enjoy a light breakfast provided by an event sponsor.
  • Bring your business cards.
  • No advance registration required.
  • Questions? Please contact Jessica Tucker



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MID-CENTURY & HISTORIC HOMES EVENT

GRAR is pleased to welcome Aletha VanderMaas of True Home Restorations and Rhonda Baker of the Grand Rapids Historic Preservation Commission. They will be sharing their expertise about Mid-Century and Historic homes as well as discuss the inventory for these homes in Michigan.

We have contacted MAR in hopes of having this approved for Con Ed credits. Check back for updates!

Date: February 17
Time: 11:30-12:30
Location: GRAR Lower Level
Cost: $10 for members
$15 for non-members
***Cost includes lunch during session!***

Register for the class here by using your MLS User ID (without the ric.g in front) and Password.

For more information, check out the event flyer.




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GRAR NEW MEMBER ORIENTATION PROGRAM
Date:February 25, March 18, April 30
Time: 8:15 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Location: Grand Rapids Association of REALTORS®

The new REALTOR® Member Orientation Program is comprised of three segments: classroom session (offered once per month - dates are subject to change), GRAR online comprehension exam, and online Code of Ethics training. Registrations are required to reserve seating. Please contact Sue Jenkins at suej@grar.com or 616-940-8218.

Please click here to access a new member packet for agents.

Please click here to access a new member packet for supervising brokers.




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GRAR will be hosting 4 Continuing Education classes in 2015. Below are dates and registration information. NOTE: THE CURRENT CYCLE ENDS OCTOBER 31, 2015 BE SURE YOU HAVE COMPLETED ALL REQUIRED COURSES. Visit our Continuing Education FAQ page or contact McKenna Osborn if you have any questions about the CE Requirements.

2015 Con Ed Class Dates:
Wednesday, March 25
Wednesday, August 19
Wednesday, September 16
Tuesday, October 20

Abbreviated Schedule

January 29 - Flex MLS Training Session

February 12 - International Real Estate Practitioner Series (Taxation Law)

February 12- YPN Breakfast Club

February 17- Mid-Century & Historic Homes Lunch n' Learn

February 25 - New Member Orientation

March 18 - New Member Orientation

March 25 Continuing Education Session