MAR has taken the guess work out of calculating Security Deposits.
Check out our new  Security Deposit Calculator HERE

Click here for the full 2016/2017 Schedule 
Register for the " Top Negotiating Tips" webinar being held on December 15. Click here to register. 
The rescheduled " Agency" webinar is being held on December 22. Click here to register.
Are you a REALTOR who is fluent in American Sign Language (ASL)? We'd love to hear from you. We are in need of your services.

Call or email Laurie Benner, Director of Housing Programs at 800-638-6425 or
Save the Date for MAR 2017 Lobby Day - Tuesday, January 24  - The 2017 REALTORĀ® Lobby Day provides a forum to personally meet with your REALTORĀ® colleagues, State Senators, Delegates and their staff in Annapolis at the Governor Calvert House on State Circle.  

Lobby Day will begin with member registration and a Continental Breakfast at 10:00am.

The program begins at 10:20am with remarks by MAR Leadership and staff as well as a Keynote Speaker from the Maryland Executive Branch or General Assembly (invite pending), providing a Legislative Overview for the upcoming Session.

Members will proceed to their office visits with their respective Senators and Delegates (prescheduled by MAR staff, near 11am).  MAR Lobby Day will conclude shortly after 1pm.  

Please come join us for what we know will be an exciting day of REALTORĀ® advocacy in Annapolis!  Buses will be provided from distant local associations/boards, more details soon on

NEWLY REVISED GRI Program - Reduced hours AND cost to make it easier for you to obtain your GRI Designation - Click here for further information.
IRS Clarifies Debt Tax Relief - Click here to read more. 
The Statewide Counties Housing Data has been updated. Click here to find your county information and to share with your clients.
10th Annual "First Friday" Economic Outlook Forum - Friday, January 6, 2017 - The "First Friday" Economic Outlook Forum showcases economic experts who share valuable information about both current events and the future of the region's economy. View the  Brochure  (corrected link) or   Register
The "Understanding Whom Real Estate Agents Represent" form has been revised. The Department of Labor, Licensing & Regulation is eliminating the check box for intra-company agent/dual agent. 

This box does not need to be there as the buyer or seller will not be signing this form if they are Represented by you or your agents.  For the new form, click
here .