Tuesday, April 17, 2018
Watch Jo Usry Rappel "Over the Edge"
Sat., April 21 at 11:00am | Trustmark Jackson

We're less than $100 away from $8,000. Be the one to push us over with your donation. Meet us Saturday morning at the Trustmark in downtown Jackson (248 E. Capitol St) to watch your CEO, Jo Usry, rappel down the 14-story building. She's scheduled to go "over the edge" at 11:00am.   
Farewell & Congratulations to Nita Martin!

Help us congratulate Nita Martin on her new position as the Governmental Affairs Director for Advocacy with the San Antonio Board of REALTORS ®! Over the past 4 years, Nita has served CMR in various roles including Events, Communications, & Governmental Affairs. She has been a tremendous asset and we will miss her dearly. Nita's last day in office is Friday, April 20th.
View press release here.
New MREC Advertising Rules Effective July 1

The Mississippi Real Estate Commission (MREC) has just released its final rules for Advertising. The changes affect rules 3.3 and 3.5 and become effective July 1, 2018. View here.

Thanks for Supporting CMR's Voter Registration Drive at Millsaps Today!

Many thanks to our volunteers Kimberly Shelton, Kristina Barnes, Mercedes Christian, and Mario Nocentelli for donations of time used to get students registered to vote.  Special thanks to our Voter Registration Drive sponsors, Spence Melton and Robert Richard of Fairway Mortgage.  
NAR Committee Application Deadline May 1

The National Association of REALTORS® is now accepting applications now committee service in 2019. Being on a national committee allows you to contribute to the decision-making process, and gain national experience beneficial for future leadership roles on the local, state or national level. Log-in to your NAR account to begin an application today.

Best Practices: Listing to Closing

CMR's Best Practices Working Group has just updated 5 "Best Practices".  View all 20 Best Practices here.
Issue No. 1: Fact Finding at the Listing Appointment 
Issue No. 2: POA/HOA Regulations 
Issue No. 13: Communicating with the Appraiser 
Issue No. 15: Utility Inspections  
Issue No. 16: Wastewater System Inspection