Kansas and Missouri REALTOR® Associations Advocate for Homeowner and Real Estate Issues

January 28, 2021 in Government Affairs

Homeowners and real estate professional are not only affected by federal government policies, but also by legislative issues at the state level. The Kansas Association of REALTORS® (KAR) and Missouri REALTORS® (MR) have advocacy teams monitoring the issues coming to state congress to address any that may prove to be critical to REALTORS® and homeowners. […]

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Five KCRAR Members Achieve Honors at State Conference

September 23, 2020 in KCRAR

Five KCRAR members were honored this week at the Missouri REALTORS® (MR) Virtual Business Conference with state achievement awards. REALTOR® members from across the state of Missouri were considered for MR’s annual awards, and five of the seven awards went to KCRAR members. The Missouri REALTOR® of the Year Award was awarded to T. David […]

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Five KCRAR Members Achieve Honors at State Conference

September 18, 2020 in KCRAR

Five KCRAR members were honored this week at the Missouri REALTORS® (MR) Virtual Business Conference with state achievement awards. REALTOR® members from across the state of Missouri were considered for MR’s annual awards, and five of the seven awards went to KCRAR members. The Missouri REALTOR® of the Year Award was awarded to T. David […]

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Kansas and Missouri State Associations to Hold Annual Conferences Virtually

August 27, 2020 in Education

The Kansas Association of REALTORS® (KAR) and Missouri REALTORS® (MR) are holding their annual conferences virtually this year, making their professional development sessions available to a wider audience. KAR will be hosting its conference Oct. 5-8 with both CE and non-CE professional development sessions. Speakers will include CEO of Dynamite Productions Cheryl Knowlton, social media […]

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Four KCRAR Members Achieve Honors at Missouri REALTORS® Conference

January 24, 2020 in KCRAR

Missouri REALTORS® held their annual business conference this week in St. Charles, Mo. Among the highlights of the conference were the announcements of the organization’s highest honors and achievements. Two KCRAR past presidents were elected into state and regional leadership roles. 2018 KCRAR President Andrea Sheridan was elected to be the 2021 treasurer of Missouri […]

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Missouri REALTORS® Supports Safer Roads and Economic Development by Supporting Proposition D

October 17, 2018 in Missouri Advocacy

Missouri REALTORS® proudly joins Governor Mike Parson, Lt. Governor Mike Kehoe and the long list of associations, businesses, farmers, law enforcement, organized labor and local government leaders endorsing SaferMO, the statewide coalition advocating for Proposition D (Prop D) that will appear on the Nov. 6 ballot. Prop D would gradually increase Missouri motor fuel taxes […]

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MR Leadership Academy Accepting Submissions for REALTOR®-Focused Book

May 17, 2018 in KC Metro News

The Missouri REALTORS® Leadership Academy students are asking fellow REALTORS® to share their stories for a compilation book. They are looking for short stories that will motivate, inspire and entertain other REALTORS® to be published and sold to benefit the Missouri REALTORS® Relief Foundation. Rick Bradford, one of 12 REALTORS® in this year’s MR Leadership […]

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Missouri REALTORS® Issues Call for Action to Support First-Time Homebuyers

May 4, 2018 in Missouri Advocacy

Missouri REALTORS’® proposed First-Time Homebuyers Savings Account Act has passed every committee in the Missouri House and Senate unanimously and passed the House earlier this session by a vote of 133-13. With two weeks left, the bill is on the Senate calendar and supporters are hopeful that it will pass soon. This initiative would implement […]

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Missouri REALTORS® to Showcase Area Markets in Cannes, France

March 13, 2018 in Missouri Advocacy

COLUMBIA, MISSOURI – MIPIM business conference and networking event, will welcome Missouri REALTORS® to its 2018 event in Cannes, France, on March 13-16. Missouri REALTORS® will be part of the growing USA pavilion, hosted by the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR). Missouri REALTORS® will be among the 3,100 exhibiting companies at the 2018 event. “There […]

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Homeownership Protected in Jefferson City and Topeka in 2016

February 6, 2017 in Government Affairs

Homeownership Protected in Jefferson City and Topeka in 2016 It was a busy year for real estate related legislation in both the Show-Me State and the Sunflower State. And, while the regular session was full of the standard legislative back-and-forth that is typical for any statehouse, Topeka saw some incredible last-minute fireworks at their end-of-session. […]

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