GLAR Weekly News Update for Members
June is National Homeownership Month
We know how homeownership changes lives, enhances futures, and that many Americans see it as one of their greatest hopes. These individuals count on us as REALTORS® to champion and protect homeownership and help make it more affordable, attainable and sustainable. Check out NAR's sharable content and help us celebrate Homeownership Month!
Wanted: REALTOR Leaders!
Serve on our Board of Directors! Nominations are now being accepted for members interested in serving on the Greater Louisville Association of Realtors® (GLAR) and Metro Search, Inc. (MSI) Board of Directors.

Candidates for the GLAR Board of Directors must have been a Realtor® member in good standing for at least one (1) year and must have served at least one (1) year as an active member of a committee or task force.  There are no prior service requirements to serve on the MSI Board of Directors.

To nominate yourself or a fellow Realtor®, please forward a brief biography and photo, for publication to the membership, as well as a written commitment to serve if elected, to the Greater Louisville Association of Realtors® 6300 Dutchmans Pkwy., Louisville, KY 40205, Attention Lisa Stephenson or email the information to Lisa@LouisvilleRealtors.com.  

Nominations must be received by 5:00pm July 1, 2019.  All nominations will be submitted to the appropriate Nominating Committee for consideration.
KYR Delegate Body Open Position
The Greater Louisville Association of Realtors® has an opening for appointment to the Kentucky Association of Realtors® Delegate Body. The individual appointed as a Delegate will serve a term beginning July 1, 2019 and ending December 31, 2020.
 
The Delegate body is responsible for:
-Electing KAR officers
-Electing representatives to NAR
-Approving the strategic plan and budget recommended by the Board of Directors
-The Delegate Body may review and reverse decisions of the Board of Directors in accordance with the Bylaws.
 
All Delegate Body Members are required to attend regular open meetings of the Board of Directors, Delegate Body, and special called meetings of the Delegate Body, and may attend any open special called Board of Directors meeting.  The normally scheduled meetings are held in February (typically Lexington), June (location varies), September (location varies), and December (typically Lexington).  GL AR has a policy in place to reimburse Delegates for most expenses associated with traveling to these meetings. 
 
Delegates should be familiar with the current Bylaws, Constitution, and Policies of the National Association of Realtors® and the Kentucky Association of Realtors®, Roberts Rules of Order and legislative activity on the local, state and national levels.
 
If you are interested in being considered please submit your name via email to Lisa Stephenson,  Lisa@LouisvilleRealtors.com , no later than June 19, 2019.
Register Your Golf Team for Big Spring Country Club
Calling all golfers!! Enjoy a day of golf at Big Spring Country Club while raising money for two great local charities, Hildegard House and Kids Cancer Alliance. All GLAR Members and their office staff are welcome to participate. The deadline to register is July 1, 2019. Find more information and the team registration form below.
YPN Meet-Up at 3rd Turn Brewery Oldham Gardens
MLS News & Updates
Flexmls - Messaging Enhancements for Mobile
Starting on June 6th, messaging features in the Flexmls mobile platform (Flexmls Pro for Android, Flexmls Mobile Web, and the Flexmls Portal) will be easier to use and more convenient than ever for you and your clients. You can look forward to updated message threads, responsive pages that accommodate a wider range of mobile devices and screen sizes, and of course, a new modern look and feel.
MLS Rule Reminder
RULE 1.5 - Office Exclusive
If the listing is added to the MLS, the Participant must submit a request to the MLS department to remove the listing from the Office Exclusive List within 48 hours.
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
May 19 - 25, 2018 = 565
May 19 - 25, 2019 = 527

Solds
May 19 - 25, 2018 = 454
May 19 - 25, 2019 = 386
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