KCRAR Offering Free Class for REALTOR® Office Administrators and Personal Assistants

August 19, 2021 in Education

KCRAR will be bringing back “Achieve Excellence as a REALTOR® Administrator” online on Aug. 27. This class was made specifically for office administrators and personal assistants to learn the ins and outs of KCRAR and Heartland MLS processes, technology and resources. “[The class] more than exceeded my expectations,” said Billie Rader, REALTOR® office administrator and […]

Full Story
Image description: Rear view of unrecognized audience in classroom.

KCRAR to Host Tax Strategies GRI Class for Kansas Association of REALTORS®

August 12, 2021 in Education

KCRAR will be hosting a class for the Kansas Association of REALTORS® called “SMART MONEY: Tax Strategies for Independent Contractors” for GRI credit on Aug. 26 in the KCRAR classroom. The class will be taught by Chris Bird, a Senior CRS Instructor and a Senior Faculty Instructor for the REALTORS® Land Institute with over 30 years […]

Full Story
Photo description: listener raising hand to ask question during seminar.

Buyer’s Agent Bootcamp Coming to KCRAR

July 15, 2021 in Education

Buyer’s Agent Bootcamp is coming to the KCRAR classroom on July 26 at 9 a.m. Aimed specifically for working with buyers, this class is designed to teach attendees how to eliminate deal killing mistakes, be seen as a real estate expert and close buyers for life. Class instructor Josh Cadillac is a top producing agent […]

Full Story

Missouri REALTORS® Offering Class for REALTOR® Educators

July 1, 2021 in Education

The Missouri REALTORS® Educational Foundation, in collaboration with Missouri REALTORS® (MR) and the Missouri State Teachers Association, will be hosting a virtual REALTOR® educator training on Thursday, July 15 from 2 – 4 p.m. at no cost to MR members. The training has been designed to familiarize REALTOR® volunteers with “It’s Your Move,” which is an educational program designed to educate […]

Full Story
Photo description: Woman taking notes while watching online class on her laptop.

Upcoming Latte and Learn to Focus on Getting the Most Out of Member Benefits

June 24, 2021 in Education

KCRAR and Heartland MLS Membership Outreach Manager Patti Dauer will be teaching an upcoming Latte and Learn session online on July 9 in which she will share “What’s in Your KCRAR/HMLS Toolbox.” KCRAR and HMLS offer a wide variety of benefits to their members and subscribers that are included in their membership. Dauer, who also […]

Full Story

NAR’s Center for Financial Wellness Offering Retirement Planning Summit for REALTORS®

June 17, 2021 in KCRAR

As a part of its Center for Financial Wellness, the National Association of REALTORS® will be hosting an online Retirement Summit in July. This four-part virtual series is designed to help REALTORS® shape their vision for retirement and develop steps to ensure their finances are set for the long-term. Members can register for a limited […]

Full Story
partial view of woman taking notes while taking part in webinar in office

Commercial Latte and Learn Coming on Commission Agreements and Navigating Bankruptcy Situations

May 20, 2021 in Education

KCRAR is hosting a commercial-focused Latte and Learn session on June 11 titled, “Getting Paid in a Changing Market/Bankruptcy Issues.” James Hochman will be leading this online session, presenting a “nuts and bolts” lesson on commercial transaction issues including: Proper listing and commission agreements Use of purchase and sale agreement Lease language to protect a […]

Full Story
Students in classroom during the 2019 UMKC Realtor Leadership Academy session

Applications Open for the UMKC REALTOR® Leadership Academy

May 13, 2021 in Education

Applications are currently open for the UMKC REALTOR® Leadership Academy’s 2021-2022 session, beginning this September. In a partnership between KCRAR and UMKC’s Henry W. Bloch School of Management, the Academy’s curriculum is specifically tailored for REALTORS® to build the skills and knowledge they need to stand out as leaders in the real estate industry. “Any […]

Full Story
Woman on her laptop at home with a cup of coffee.

Virtual Latte and Learn Session Coming on Multiple Offer Situations

April 29, 2021 in Education

With inventory low and multiple offer situations frequent, KCRAR will be bringing in instructor and local real estate professional Ron Henderson for an especially timely virtual Latte and Learn session on “Winning a Multiple Offer Situation” on May 7. “This is a super challenging real estate market we are in and you need to use […]

Full Story
Black and white city photo featuring red stop sign reading

5 Resources for REALTORS® Beyond Fair Housing Month


Although Fair Housing Month is just one month of the year, REALTORS® carry an ongoing duty to not only uphold Fair Housing law, but to also do their part to undo the damage the real estate industry has done to marginalized people in the past. One way to do this is by pursuing knowledge and […]

Full Story