GLAR Weekly News Update for Members
Get Early Bird Pricing for Boost Your Business Summit
Early bird registrations before September 12th will receive $10 off the Full Summit Experience! The first-ever GLAR Speaker Summit will feature three nationally-recognized speakers and a variety of breakout sessions with topics of marketing, sales strategies, security, customer service, and more! Plus, at the GLAR Affiliate Trade Show, you will have the opportunity to connect with experts in the residential and commercial real estate industry as well as network with fellow Realtors®!
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 .
Pay Your Member Dues Online
Your fall membership dues statement was emailed to you last week. The statement was sent from MLSemail@Rapattoni.com on behalf of Accounting@LouisvilleRealtors.com . Rapattoni is the name of our membership database software.

You can view and pay your dues conveniently online through the Member Portal button on LouisvilleRealtors.com , or by clicking here . Payment is due by October 1, 2019 at 5:00pm.
DEADLINE APPROACHING for Leadership Class Applications
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.
Volunteer on September 25 & 26 to Help Local Charities
Be a community champion! REALTORS Care Fall Week of Service is September 25 & 26, 2019.  The GLAR Week of Service Committee is working hard to develop great projects, and we have some wonderful charities we'll be helping. Volunteer projects are now online and ready for you to sign up! Just go to www.WeekofService.com to view available projects. This is a great opportunity to show Greater Louisville how much REALTORS care about our community! By working together, we can make a major impact on our city and those in need.
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.
Last Chance to Register for 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 . It's not too late, reserve your seat now!
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 & Updates
Flexmls: Refreshed Saved Searches

On August 29, the Show My Saved Searches page in Flexmls Web was updated with a modern look that is easier to use. The Show My Saved Searches page has been renamed to Saved Searches. The appearance of the Saved Searches page is also being refreshed.

ShowingTime: How Does ShowingCart work?

Are you working with buyers and need to schedule a day of showings? Save time by using ShowingCart to create showing tours for your buyers. ShowingCart provides an easy way for you to schedule a full day of showings, and with a click of a button, you can rearrange your showings based on their location to create the most efficient route for your tour. WATCH this step-by-step video.
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 18 - 24, 2018 = 513
August 18 - 24, 2019 = 520

Solds
August 18 - 24, 2018 = 428
August 18 - 24, 2019 = 365
Our Annual Partners
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