Important News & Updates:
Lots of CE classes coming up at SAAR! Take a look! ........ We're open in our new headquarters - 8600 E Anderson Dr! Click here for a map








Fri, Feb 20, 2015

  1. Update Feb 25 2015: ARMLS has you covered There are a lot of changes going on with the ListHub syndication services.  For those of you who may be unaware, this last September...

Fri, Jan 30, 2015

  1. Fannie Mae's new appraisal risk-assessment tool - Collateral Underwriting (CU) - is available to lenders to use as a NEW optional tool. It is designed to assign risk assessment...

Wed, Dec 31, 2014

  1. Background: Property Managers may have received correspondence from the Arizona Department of Revenue (ADOR) as well as individual cities regarding the Transaction Privilege Tax (...

Mon, Dec 22, 2014

  1. If so, you may be one of our first visitors to our new headquarters! We are well into construction for our new home and are so excited to be able to see and serve our members at...

Mon, Dec 15, 2014

  1. UPDATE ON DRONE USAGE IN REAL ESTATE: The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has extended its original 2015 deadline to issue final rules for small commercial drones. Now, a...
  • STAAR Night
    Wed, May 6, 2015
  • Carefree/Cave Creek RMS
    Thu, May 7, 2015
    Harold's Corral, 6895 E. Cave Creek Rd

    8:00am - Networking & Full Breakfast Buffet 
    8:30am - Meeting Begins
    Tour to follow

  • Heart of Scottsdale RMS
    Thu, May 7, 2015
    Gainey Ranch Golf Club, 7600 E Gainey Club Dr

    8:00am - Networking 
    8:30am - Meeting
    Tour to follow

  • Fountain Hills RMS
    Fri, May 8, 2015
    Fountain Hills Community Center, 13001 N La Montana Dr

    7:30am - Breakfast & Networking 
    8:00am - Meeting with speaker and affiliate spotlight
    Tour to follow

  • Desert Hills/New River RMS
    Fri, May 8, 2015
    Azool Grill, 3134 W Carefree Hwy

    8:30am - Networking & Breakfast 
    9:00am - Meeting with Featured Speaker 
    9:45am - Home Tour

  • COAC Meeting
    Mon, May 11, 2015
    SAAR Board Room
  • YPN Committee Meeting
    Wed, May 13, 2015
    SAAR Board Room
  • Desert Ridge/Kierland RMS
    Thu, May 14, 2015
    Aviano Club House, 22500 N Aviano Way

    8:30am - Networking
    9:00am - Meeting
    Tour to follow

The following was originally posted on the RPR Blog. For more information about RPR Mobile, please visit In today’s world, most consumers are juggling multiple priorities, a busy schedule and want instant access to the information they’re looking for.  When it comes to real estate, they expect the same results. Nearly 8 out of 10 homebuyers are...
In the coming days, SAAR members who are registered to vote and have requested vote-by-mail ballots should be receiving those ballots in the mail. You have the opportunity to follow the tradition of SAAR’s founding members as community leaders who have taken the time to educate yourselves on the issues and have exercised your Constitutional right to vote. As you conduct your research, we would...
Drone usage in real estate has been a popular topic these past few months. When drone technology, also called Unmanned Ariel Vehicles (UAVs), first hit the real estate market, agents were anxious to use the new technology to photograph and video listings. However, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) maintains that drone use is prohibited for any “commercial purpose”, and in June the FAA...