February 12, 2021
REMINDER: Monday is Presidents' Day!

The KWAOR office will be closed on Monday, February 15th in recognition of the national Presidents' Day holiday. We will re-open at 9 AM on Tuesday February 16th.
KWAOR Members Corner
DON'T MISS these great Lunch & Learns --
a complimentary benefit for all members!!
Brought to you by the KWAOR Education Committee
Rhode Island Purchase & Sales Agreement UPDATE
with Brian LaPlante

Wednesday, February 17 at 12:00 Noon via Zoom

Protect your business, your clients and yourself by understanding recent changes to the Rhode Island Purchase and Sales Agreement.

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 838 6989 9830
Passcode: 730739

OR Dial In: 1 (646) 558-8656
with Cherie Roach

Thursday, February 18 at 11:30 via Zoom

How are Millennials different from buyers and sellers of other generations?

What will help you best serve their needs & expectations?

Join Zoom Meeting:
Meeting ID: 873 2882 1341
Passcode: 744596

OR Dial In: 1 (646) 558-8656
KWAOR member Cherie Roach has 30 years of experience in housing finance AND is a founder and instructor for the Rhode Island School of Real Estate, a KWAOR Affiliate.
SentriLock: Your Super Sales Assistant!
"In this busy market, I'm finding the SentriLock system to be a great way to track and organize all my showings. Play the video, left, to hear why and then learn more at our website page!

Let me know if you have questions or would like to arrange a demo for your office.
I promise it's worth your time to investigate this great member benefit."
Greg Eccleston, Century 21 Access America
and KWAOR President
Your member benefits include the SentriKey app (a $96 annual value--FREE to you) which provides instant access to all SentriLock lockboxes in use by KWAOR members--no more phoning back and forth for access codes!
It only takes 5 minutes to download and install the FREE SentriKey App.
Call the KWAOR office at (401) 885-9300 for your activation email.
KWAOR Committees in Action

The KWAOR Community Outreach Committee has partnered with three local assisted living
and nursing home communities to ensure that residents and staff members receive a Valentine's Day treat.
Thanks to volunteers Betsy Alexander, Paula Allin, Mary Coutu, Corey Dimaline,
Dianne Edson, Shannon Krasnowiecki, Deb Main, and Kelly Moran
for making calls, assembling the valentines and candy pictured
(just a sample pictured above), and making deliveries!
We know your efforts will warm many hearts.
Don't forget to share a little sweetness with the special people in YOUR life
--the big day is THIS SUNDAY February 14th!!

KWAOR's Education Committee Reminders You To
Give Your Career Some Love This Month!

Continuing Education is a great way to re-ignite your passion for Real Estate AND learn new ways to grow your business or better serve your clients. Click the image for information on CE Shop's classes, available to KWAOR members at 25% off this month.

AND don't forget to check out KWAOR's FREE Lunch & Learns on Feb. 17th and 18th -- see details above, in KWAOR Members Corner of this message.
COVID-19: Updates from RI REALTORS®
Click the image above to check for the latest information.
NAR News
NAR Seeks Nominees for Good Neighbor Awards

The National Association of REALTORS® Good Neighbor Awards recognize REALTORS® who have made an extraordinary impact on their community, or on the national or world stage, through volunteer work.

The Good Neighbor Awards was launched in 2000 and has since recognized nearly 200 REALTORS® for their service to their communities.

The Volunteering Works Program is a spinoff, allowing NAR members to be mentored by past award winners.

Nominate yourself or someone else today!
Deadline: May 7, 2021

Five winners are announced each fall and are recognized annually at the REALTORS® Conference & Expo, and receive $10,000 grants for their charities. In addition to the winners, five honorable mentions each receive a $2,500 grant. You'll need your NAR Member number (NRDS ID).
Deadline: February 26, 2021

Winners receive a $1000 grant for a nonprofit they are involved with and a year of mentoring from a Good Neighbor to help the organization grow or achieve a set goal.
You'll need your NAR Member number (NRDS ID).
Get inspired! See videos from past Good Neighbor Award recipients here.
Please Support Our 2021 Sponsors!
Interested in learning more about KWAOR sponsorships for 2021?
Contact Kathleen Papp at 401-885-9300.
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