Volume 02 v2 | May 20, 2020
News and Updates
T his Newsletter is intended to support our Global Business Council's Mission
to provide our members the tools and resources to connect globally
with real estate professionals throughout the world.
“Global is Local and Local is Global.”
We hope you are all staying safe and healty.
Virtual Webinars of Interest
2020 REALTORS® Legislative Meetings
Global Follow-Up Session
If you missed the Global Alliances Advisory Board meeting during the RLM, the NAR Global Coordinators have since received many requests for the robust information that they shared and they’ve decided to put on a webinar for anyone interested.

When: May 28, 2020; 3:30pm EDT
What: An update on the state of the global markets from NARs Global Coordinators
Where: ZOOM

UCI, Portugal Live Talks, and HGAR Present:
Jeff Turner, NAR REACH Accelerator
Jun 3rd 10:00 a.m
The Tech Disruption on the Real Estate Industry During COVID-19 
  • Has the COVID-19 pandemic seen the rising of new business models that use technology to support real estate or did this weaken and collapse those new concepts?
  • What has been the role of the real estate agent amid these turbulent times?
  • How has Technology created opportunities for agents to build closer relationships with their prospects and market during this period of time.
  • Come and learn about the future of this partnership between technology and the agent.

Next Global Business Council Meeting Wed. June 3rd 11:00 following Program with Jeff Turner and UCI.
Please mark your calendar for our next Global Business Council Meeting on Thurs, June 3rd. Meeting held via Zoom. Notice and Calendar invite to follow.

UCI Live Chat with Jeff Turner, 10:00 a.m.

GBC Regular Meeting at 11:00 a.m. The meeting will take place via Zoom Meeting.
Developing Your International Business-Local is Global, Global is Local (HGAR)
Thursday May 28, 2020
10:00am - 1:00pm
3 CE Credits
*This course will address Business Opportunities both Internationally and Locally. *How to research the Country you want to do business in. How to make the right connections. *WHAT are the right connections. *How to nurture these connections into great partnerships . *International is Local and Local is Global *.

Instructor: Dorothy Botsoe
Licensed Real Estate Broker
CEO/ President of Dorothy Jensen Realty, Inc.
Updated CIPS Schedule
CIPS Course (Global Real Estate: Transaction Tools)
Sponsor: New York State Association of REALTORS®
Date: May 27 – 29, 2020; 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon EDT
Location: Virtual/Live-Broadcast
Contact: Shenita Daniels,  sdaniels@nysar.com or call: 518-463-0300 ext 220

To Learn More about CIPS CLICK HERE
Global in the News and Resources from NAR

As parts of the world who had their economies and ways of life effected by COVID-19 before the US did, begin to slowly reopen, we are in the unique position of observing how that is happening and what that could mean for the future of our markets and ways of life. In that school of thought, today NAR shares some news stories from those markets.