Fri, Nov 21, 2014

  1. The following is a release from the Arizona Department of Real Estate (ADRE). If you feel you have been a victim of consumer fraud, or have been a victim of a home rental scam,...

Thu, Nov 20, 2014

  1. If you are interested in applying for a GRI (Graduate REALTOR® Institute) Scholarship, mark your calendar for November 26th! The 1st quarter 2015 GRI Scholarship application...

Thu, Nov 13, 2014

  1. At the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (NAR) annual Conference & Expo this past week in New Orleans, SAAR’s very own Sindy Ready was installed as 2015 National President of...
  2. Congress has begun its “Lame Duck” session with a big list of unfinished business items.  Number one on that list for REALTORS® is an extension of “The Mortgage...
  3. At the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (NAR) annual Conference & Expo in New Orleans last week, SAAR’s Young Professionals Network (YPN) was announced as the winner of NAR’s...
  • Commercial Forum
    Wed, Nov 26, 2014
    Starfire Golf Club, 11500 N Hayden Rd

    7:30am - Registration and Networking 
    8:00am - Speaker 
    8:30am- Property Promotion

    Click here for more information and to promote a property

  • SAAR CLOSED for Thanksgiving Holiday
    Thu, Nov 27, 2014
  • SAAR CLOSED for Thanksgiving Holiday
    Fri, Nov 28, 2014
  • Government Affairs Committee Meeting
    Tue, Dec 2, 2014
  • New REALTOR Member Orientation
    Wed, Dec 3, 2014
    SAAR Education Room
    Advanced registration required
  • Carefree/Cave Creek RMS
    Thu, Dec 4, 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, Dec 4, 2014
    Gainey Ranch Golf Club, 7600 E Gainey Club Dr, Scottsdale, AZ 8 5258
    8:00am - Networking 8:30am - Meeting
  • 4th Annual SAAR Holiday Party!
    Thu, Dec 4, 2014
    Grayhawk Golf Club, 8620 E. Thompson Peak Pkwy, Scottsdale, AZ 85255

    Join us for SAAR's 4th Annual Holiday Party, held at Grayhawk Golf Club!
    Click Here to Register!

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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...
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...