Resources for New Members

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New Member News

Bright MLS Broker Public Portal and Homesnap Agreement Ending

Bright MLS Broker Public Portal and Homesnap Agreement Ending

Bright subscribers receive access to CoStar’s Homesnap Pro and Pro+ app services through an underlying contract between Homesnap and an entity called the Broker Public Portal (BPP). BPP was originally conceived to create a national consumer home search experience on...

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Sentrilock Update: Establishing Security Questions

Sentrilock Update: Establishing Security Questions

Effective Tuesday, October 18, 2022, SentriLock is implementing an extra layer of security to the SentriKey® Real Estate website and mobile app.  Users will be asked to establish security questions and verify their cell phone. Security questions will offer a secure...

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Prices keep going up while demand for housing cools

The local real estate market continues its march toward moderation as demand continues to fall but prices are still climbing compared to last year.  Total sold dollar volume was down more than 23% in September of 2022 going from more than $325.5 million last September...

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Want to know your climate risk?

Want to know your climate risk?  A new tool can help you and your clients assess risk and better plan for the future.   Climate Mapping for Resilience and Adaptation (CMRA) integrates information from across the federal government to help people consider their local...

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New Member Tools

The Motherload: NAR's Topic References

Before you search elsewhere, take advantage of the research NAR has already done for you. Formerly known as Field Guides, References contain links to external articles, titles from the NAR Library eBooks collection, websites, statistics, and other material to provide a comprehensive overview of perspectives on each topic.

Realtor® Magazine's Rookie Tool Kit

The Rookie Tool Kit provides answers to common first-timer questions and checklists for your first year in real estate and beyond.

Being a new REALTOR®

Get on the road to success with tips, ideas, and helpful advice. Learn what other rookies have done to jump-start their careers, find first clients, overcome objections, and discover negotiation strategies.

Realtor® Acronym Guide

Download this cheat sheet of Realtor®-related
abbreviations.

Listing and Presenting

Prospective clients have to buy into the idea that you’re up to the challenge. Learn how to tailor your approach to the seller’s comfort zone, pinpoint the perfect price, and answer any objection.

Property Marketing

With all of the many options available to market a single property, it’s hard to know where to begin. Create a marketing plan and determine the best place and tone for your property advertising.

Handouts for Customers

Reinforce your value and illustrate your real estate expertise by educating your buyers and sellers. Download all buyer or seller handouts to customize them with your branding.

Business Letter Templates

Free template ideas penned by NAR’s Library & Archives for business prospecting or to announce new business ventures.

Personal Marketing

Personal marketing is the process of getting your name out there and convincing people to contact you when they need real estate services. Learn how to plan and execute your personal marketing strategy.

Prospecting Methods

Prospecting is the lifeblood of any successful real estate career. The more people you come in contact with, the more listing and sales you can achieve. All it takes is a plan and some persistence.

Social Media

Social media has become an integral part of marketing and communications. Get information on concerns with various popular social media sites as well as tips and suggestions to protect your privacy and identity.

Graphic Design for Realtors

Canva is a great online tool for new REALTORS® looking to create marketing content easily. View the recording of our graphic design class for tips using this editor. 

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