3 Fair Housing Education Resources REALTORS® Can Use This Month

April 15, 2021 in Education

Though REALTORS® are responsible for upholding Fair Housing law all year, Fair Housing Month can serve as a reminder for real estate professionals to remain vigilant against bias and discrimination. Resources are available through the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) and other organizations to help real estate professionals educate and test themselves on their understanding […]

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Code of Ethics Required Training Deadline Approaching

April 8, 2021 in Education

For more than 100 years, the REALTOR® Code of Ethics has set the standard for the consistent business practices of REALTORS®.  The promise of upholding this Code is what differentiates REALTORS ® from non-member licensees. It also ensures that not only will consumers be well-served, but that a spirit of cooperation and mutual respect is […]

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KCRAR Education Department Prepares for Post-COVID Education

March 25, 2021 in Education

As the real estate industry and the world learned to adapt to safety practices and social distancing to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the KCRAR education department was no different. In 2020, the education department, led by Director of Education Alison Trevor, made quick and necessary changes to how they ordinarily offered education to Kansas […]

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At Home With Diversity Virtual Course to Bring Multicultural Education to KCRAR

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KCRAR is once again bringing back the At Home with Diversity Certification course at a discounted rate for its members, but this year, the course will be held virtually via Zoom on April 13, providing an additional level of convenience and the opportunity to accommodate a higher number of students. At Home with Diversity is […]

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Recharge Speaker Spotlight: Paul Long

March 18, 2021 in KCRAR

Speaker, author and educator Paul Long will be this year’s Recharge Virtual Conference emcee on March 25. Long is a motivational speaker and consultant that has challenged the corporate landscape for over a decade while engaging audiences around the globe. As the MLB Kansas City Royals’ 2016 Fan of the Year, Long’s shenanigans have been […]

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CIPS Designation Courses Available to KCRAR Members in April

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KCRAR is partnering with Pinellas & Central Pasco REALTOR® Organizations to offer its members the Certified International Property Specialist (CIPS) designation courses at a discounted rate. The five courses will be taught virtually between April 8 and April 14, and KCRAR is covering $100 of the cost for each of its members, bringing the registration […]

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Recharge Lunch and Learn Spotlight: Lawrence Yun and KCADC

March 11, 2021 in KCRAR

This year’s virtual Recharge conference on March 25 will include two sessions during the “Lunch and Learn” hour, which will explore the economic outlook locally and nationally. Dr. Lawrence Yun, Chief Economist and Senior Vice President of Research at the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR), will be presenting the first Lunch and Learn session, in […]

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‘The Commercial Experience’ Course to Bring Specialized Commercial Training to KCRAR

March 4, 2021 in Education

“The Commercial Experience” is returning to KCRAR, and this year, the two-day course will be offered virtually on March 29 and 30. This class is targeted to new commercial agents or residential agents looking to expand their practice into the commercial market. “I have taken many commercial classes but this was one of the best classes […]

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Registration for Recharge Virtual Conference Now Open

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Registration opened earlier this week for KCRAR’s annual Recharge conference, which is being held entirely virtually for the first time. The conference will take place on March 25 from 9 a.m. to 2:45 p.m., during which time attendees will hear from over a dozen expert speakers in nine bite-sized sessions designed specifically with digital viewing […]

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Recharge Speaker Spotlight: Maura Neill

February 25, 2021 in KCRAR

REALTOR® and real estate speaker Maura Neill will be joining the lineup of expert speakers at Recharge on March 25, where she will deliver a session on strategies when dealing with multiple offers. Neill asserts that a low inventory market means a skill set shift, which is why her session addresses how to handle multiple […]

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