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Thu, Sep 25, 2014

  1. Each October, SAAR members are charged with electing candidates for the open position(s) on SAAR’s Board of Directors. Beginning Wednesday, October 1st, 2014, please CLICK HERE to...

Fri, Sep 26, 2014

  1. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Scottsdale Areas Association of Realtors® (SAAR) today announced support of the Scottsdale Unified School District Budget Override, which will be voted...

Thu, Sep 11, 2014

  1. Join the National Association of REALTORS® for a live webcast featuring NAR President Steve Brown, NAR Senior Vice President and Chief Lobbyist Jerry Giovaniello, and the NAR...

Tue, Sep 9, 2014

  1. SAAR has received reports of a possible scam targeting high-end properties in the area. Multiple agents report having received an internet lead of a Chinese buyer who wishes to...

Thu, Sep 4, 2014

  1. By: Craig Sanford, Realty ONE Group, NAR Political Involvement Committee   Even though Congress was on vacation, your National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) lobbyists were...
  • Last Tuesdays with YPN (Happy Hour)
    Tue, Sep 30, 2014
    Sip Coffee & Beer House

    SAAR's Young Professionals Network (YPN) is continuing their monthly happy hour at Sip Coffee and Beer House on Tuesday, September 30th!

    Join us from 4:30 - 6:30pm to mix & mingle! Happy hour specials available. There is also trivia starting at 7pm if you want to stick around!

    RSVP on Facebook

  • New REALTOR Member Orientation
    Wed, Oct 1, 2014
    SAAR Education Room
    Advanced registration required
  • Carefree/Cave Creek RMS
    Thu, Oct 2, 2014
    Harold's Corral, 6895 E. Cave Creek Rd., Cave Creek, AZ 85331
    8:00am - Networking & Full Breakfast Buffet 8:30am - Meeting Begins
  • Heart of Scottsdale RMS
    Thu, Oct 2, 2014
    Gainey Ranch Golf Club, 7600 E Gainey Club Dr, Scottsdale, AZ 8 5258
    8:00am - Networking 8:30am - Meeting
  • BMC #2 - Policies and Procedures
    Thu, Oct 2, 2014
    SAAR Education Room
  • YPN Presents: Setting Goals & Scoring The Deal
    Thu, Oct 2, 2014
    Bobby's Restaurant

    Pre-registration required:

    Register Now!

  • YPN Networking Happy Hour
    Thu, Oct 2, 2014
    Bobby's Restaurant
  • Fountain Hills RMS
    Fri, Oct 3, 2014
    Fountain Hills Community Center, 13001 N La Montana Dr
    7:30am - Breakfast & Networking 8:00am - Meeting with speakerand affiliate spotlight
By: Clayton Olsen, Joseph Bernard Investment Real Estate   How many times have your clients raised an objection and you’ve felt that there is just one “perfect” answer to help them overcome it and move on with the deal?  A few? Dozens? Hundreds?  I’m sure there are numerous ways to handle the objections but I feel there is one that stands out above the rest. First, there are a few...
By: Al Willey – VP - Escrow Administrator & Senior Escrow Officer – Commercial Title365   Sometimes closing an Escrow with an entity as one of the principals becomes a little difficult. There are times the Principals themselves aren’t quite certain exactly who is authorized to sign on behalf of their LLC, partnership, Family Trust or Corporation. Anytime you have an entity (as opposed to...
By: Amanda Sue Eberson, Director of Communications & Technology at SAAR Every day, there’s something new coming out in the real-estate-technology space. Some of it is junk, a lot of it is cool, and a tiny percentage (mainly, Evernote) is life changing. As technology is constantly improving, its uses are just getting cooler and cooler. There are a ton of new apps out there, but here are three...