PMAR's Bi-Weekly Newsletter for Real Estate Professionals
August 24, 2017 
 Realtor® Safety Workshop
 The Beverly Carter Story:
Kick-off Realtor® Safety Month with PMAR YPN and Empowered Focused Self-Defense. Learn skills and training to make you feel confident about your safety.
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Carl Carter delivers a powerful message on Realtor® safety and his mother's experience. Luncheon proceeds benefit the Beverly Carter Foundation.
 PMAR Education Luncheon: Risky Business The Trendiest Interior Design Style in Oregon Is . . .
The Annual PMAR Education Luncheon is Thursday, September 21st. This year's topic is "Risky Business - Protect Your Business and Clients from Cyber Threats."
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Industrial! However, Victorian is the preferred interior style in most U.S. states, according to Google Trends data collected over the past 12 months.
Home Sales Expected to Soar Through 2018  OREF zipTMS® Advanced Training Session
Everyone knows there aren't enough homes for sale these days to appease the hordes of competition. But despite the shortages, rising prices, and bidding wars, home sales are expected to rise through 2018.
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Join OREF and zipLogix trainer Valerie Brown Campbell for a training session immediately following the close of the 2017 OAR State Convention on October 6th. Limited seats remain so register today!
 14 Best Apps for Real Estate Agents in 2017
Over the last 3 years the median down payment made by first time homebuyers was just 6%. Don't let myths and "false barriers" hold back potential buyers.
Relying on word of mouth or happenstance to learn about the latest and greatest  industry apps? Well, RPR is here for you with 14 top apps to support your business.
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Did You Know?
The private  Members Medicare Exchange  is the newest offering available within the  Realtors® Insurance Marketplace  platform.

After obtaining Original Medicare through the federal government, Medicare-eligible NAR members who wish to enhance their coverage may use the exchange to learn about the variety of supplemental Medicare insurance options, and easily quote, shop, and enroll.