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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.

Starting your Career

Get on the road to success with tips, ideas, and helpful advice to learn what it takes to be a successful agent. 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

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.

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.

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. 

New Member News

Volunteer with FAAR at the Food Bank on October 7, 2023

Volunteer with FAAR at the Food Bank on October 7, 2023

Community Service Committee Volunteer Opportunity The Community Service Committee has scheduled a volunteer opportunity for 10 volunteers at the Fredericksburg Regional Food Bank for Saturday, October 7th from 8:45 AM to noon to pack food boxes for seniors. Signing up...

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FAAR Endorses Candidates for Public Office

The Fredericksburg Area Association of REALTORS® (FAAR) announces endorsements for local Board of Supervisors and City Council races on the ballot for the November 7th general election.  The endorsed candidates represent areas throughout FAAR’s service territory...

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2024 Board of Directors Election Results Announced

2024 FAAR Board of Directors announced Election Results 2024 Leadership Electronic balloting began August 11 and ended September 13 at noon Results were announced at a general membership meeting at 3 PM at the FAAR Expo. Executive Committee PresidentRandy Walther...

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Regional Housing Market Shows No Signs of Price Cooling

The regional median home price was up again in August, with every locality seeing increases.  The median sold price settled at $450,000 in August of 2023 compared to $427,000 in August of 2022, representing a nearly 6% year-over-year increase.  Units sold were down...

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2023 Fall FAARside Newsletter now available

2023 Fall FAARside Newsletter now available

Your copy of the August Newsletter, the FAARside is here! Crack open a copy for updates on local real estate and so much more! Inside you will find Message from the 2023 FAAR President, Carol Sondrini Message from the CEO, Page Browning 2024 Leadership candidate bios...

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