GLAR Weekly News Update for Members
LAST CHANCE for Committee Sign-Ups - Deadline August 31
Get involved in the decision making process of your Association by volunteering to serve on a committee! Click on the button below to view the list of available committees for the upcoming year and then sign-up ! If appointed, each committee member will serve a 2 year term with service beginning October 1, 2019 and ending on September 30, 2021. (Exception: Interview Committees and Legislative Quick Response Team serve a one year term beginning October 1, 2019. The Professional Standards Committee is a one year term with service beginning January 1, 2019.) DEADLINE for members to sign up for a committee is August 31, 2019.
Fall Dues Billing Going Out This Week
Be on the lookout for your fall membership dues statement that is being emailed to you this week. The statement will be sent from MLSemail@Rapattoni.com on behalf of Accounting@LouisvilleRealtors.com . Rapattoni is the name of our membership database software. Once you receive your dues bill via email, you can view and pay your dues conveniently online through the Member Portal button on LouisvilleRealtors.com , or the payment link in the email. Payment is due by October 1, 2019 at 5:00pm.
GLAR Leadership Institute Class Application Process OPEN
You are invited to apply for the GLAR Leadership Institute Class of 2019-2020. This incredible opportunity is available to Realtor® members of GLAR and will dramatically enhance and improve your leadership skills and confidence. Whether your interest is to become a leader in your industry or your community, this program will offer you all the right tools you need to succeed. Learn more about the Realtor® Association and its three levels of governance, explore what it takes to become an effective leader, how to run a successful meeting, how to enhance and improve your public speaking skills, your personal and professional image, and so much more. Applications are due no later than 5:00pm on September 11, 2019, and selected participants will be notified of acceptance into the program.
2019 KYR Convention & Expo is Almost Here
Kentucky REALTORS is having their annual convention and expo on September 23-26, 2019 at the Marriott Griffin Gate Resort in Lexington, KY. Their Keynote Speaker is Madison Hildebrand, Former Co-star of "Million Dollar Listings Los Angeles".  Convention agenda, speakers and conference fees can be found HERE.
REALTOR.com Hosts Free Event in Louisville
REALTOR.com is hosti ng Mastering Your Real Estate Marketing Game Plan in Louisville on August 27th at the Marriott Louisville East. Find out more about this free event and how to register here .
Don't Miss GLAR's Annual Meeting!
The GLAR Annual Meeting and Installation Luncheon is on September 13th, 2019 at the Crowne Plaza Louisville, The luncheon is FREE for all GLAR REALTORS® and Affiliate Members, and guest tickets are available for $25.00 each. You must have a reservation to attend . Reserve your seat now!
NAR At Home with Diversity Course Coming October 9th
At Home With Diversity is a NAR® certification program designed to present a picture of the changing face of the real estate industry. The At Home with Diversity course is a 6-hour class that addresses the topics of diversity, fair housing, and business planning development. After successfully completing the course, REALTORS® are eligible to apply for the official AHWD certification, which conveys to clients they’re working with a dynamic real estate professional with expertise that transcends cultural barriers. Find out more about the certification here .
Networking On Tap - Sept. 5th @ Mile Wide Brewery
Join the GLAR Affiliate's Council for their Networking on Tap at Mile Wide Brewery. No need to RSVP, just drop by between 4:30 - 6:30pm on September 5th.
Important MLS News
New Login Process on Flexmls.com + a Fresh New Look to Flexmls Web

On August 26, users logging into Flexmls Web via flexmls.com will have a consistent experience across all platforms. Currently, users enter both their username and password on the flexmls.com home page. On August 26, a fully redesigned flexmls.com website launched and the login process changed. The home page login is eliminated and replaced by a Log In button located in the upper right corner. Members will click the Log In button and will be prompted to enter your user name and then password on consecutive pages, just like you already experience on your mobile apps.
Legislative Update
Legislative issues impact your real estate business every day! Our government affairs representatives are continually working to remain on top of issues that affect your profession. Read the latest report.

Weekly Stats - Residential Single Family & Condo
Listings
August 11 - 17, 2018 = 496
August 11 - 17, 2019 = 493

Solds
August 11 - 17, 2018 = 448
August 11 - 17, 2019 = 355
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GLAR Affiliate Member Corner
GLAR Affiliates: Here is your chance to be a part of the newest GLAR event, the Boost Your Business Speaker Summit! With expected attendance of 200+ REALTORS®, you’ll have the opportunity to show your expertise in the industry with your products and services through trade show space and sponsorship opportunities. Learn more here: https://www.glarsummit.com/sponsor.html