January 27, 2018
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS IS FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 2ND!
INDUSTRY NEWS
Realtor Snack Packing Day with EBCBOR! 
 
Our Community Service & Outreach committee members did an exceptional job at Thursday's Realtor Snack Packing Day with EBCBOR! Thank you for your hard work and time to help assemble 1,000 snack packs. With Hilda Williams on "quality control" and the rest of the team packing as fast as they could, they assembled the snack packs in just under 2 hours. A very special thank you again to all of our volunteers and to the Center for Food Action for allowing us to participate in this great initiative! VIEW IMAGES 
LEGISLATIVE NEWS
Will robots take over showings soon?
Tech companies are making prototypes to do just that. Also covered: Association health plans, the federal shutdown, NAR's reorganization, and home sales at the end of 2017. WATCH VIDEO
GLOBAL PERSPECTIVES
Breaking Barriers: Overcome Challenges in International Real Estate
   
If international real estate was easy, everyone would be doing it! It is a challenging discipline, but those who are committed stand to gain a lot-from strong business contacts, to a new view on the world and the vast opportunities within it, and yes, even more money. In a recent survey, CIPS designees reported significantly higher income in 2016 than those without the designation.


TECH TIPS
Fresh February Content Ideas for Your Social Channels
   
Content is king at driving visitors to your site and social accounts; however, coming up with content ideas can be a challenge altogether for real estate pros. Instead of spending hours trying to come up with topics, be on the lookout for holidays each month that you can expand upon. Find February's topics below to get started!


NEWS YOU COULD USE
How to Survive the Roller Coaster of Launching Your Own Business
 
The idea of starting a business can be incredibly daunting for many entrepreneurs. The myriad challenges - like securing funding and building a product consumers will actually use - can be difficult to navigate. Caren Maio, the CEO and co-founder of Nestio, took the Inman Connect stage to share her story of the "roller coaster" of owning a business.


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