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In this Issue   March 13, 2017

SPAAR Modified Office Hours

Second Quarter MLS Invoices Due March 31

Two SPAAR Members Named 30 Under 30 Finalists

President’s Liaison Applications Due April 1

Save on Home Warranty

In Memoriam: Ernie Burrow

Upcoming Education & Events

Bring in the SPAAR Squad for your Next Office Meeting

Twin Cities Housing Market Statistics

Welcome, New Members!

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SPAAR Modified Office Hours

SPAAR's Eagan and Coon Rapids offices will be closed until 11:30am on Tuesday, March 21 for staff training. SPAAR's Maplewood/St. Paul location will maintain regular office hours.

 
 

Second Quarter MLS Invoices Due March 31

Second Quarter MLS billing was sent by email on March 2 from billing@spaar.com. If you do not see the notice in your Inbox, please check your SPAM and Junk folders so you do not miss out on this important information. As a reminder, payment must be received on or before March 31 to avoid suspension of MLS access. If not paid on or before March 31, you will incur a $25 reinstatement fee. To access your portal account, please click here. If you have questions regarding your second quarter MLS fees, please do not hesitate to contact the association at 651-776-6000.

 
 

Two SPAAR Members Named 30 Under 30 Finalists

REALTOR® Magazine recently published the list of finalists for their 2017 30 Under 30. Two SPAAR members were named to the list: Henry Edelstein with CBB - Highland Park, and Trent Zimmer with CBB - Apple Valley. Voting for 30 Under 30's Web Choice Award winner opens on March 17. All winners will be announced in REALTOR® Magazine later this spring. In determining who makes the 30 Under 30 list, REALTOR® Magazine staff looks for candidates who are successful in the real estate business and have demonstrated skill, success, creativity, and leadership in their careers.

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President’s Liaison Applications Due April 1

NAR’s Global Alliances division is seeking applications from U.S.-based REALTORS® for the 2018 President’s Liaison appointments. President’s Liaisons are appointed by the NAR president to serve as his or her liaison to real estate professionals in an assigned country. Applications must be submitted by 4 p.m. Central time on April 1 to Supap Jitta.

 
 

Save on Home Warranty

SPAAR members can save $50 on a home warranty from American Home Shield® through the REALTOR Benefits® Program. American Home Shield offers a $50 savings on the AHS Home Warranty for NAR Members for your own home or any other residential property you own. The same plan features offered to your clients as part of a real estate transaction are now available to you to protect your budget against the cost of unexpected covered breakdowns or repairs of major components of home systems and appliances.

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In Memoriam: Ernie Burrow

Longtime SPAAR member, Ernie Burrow, passed away on March 1,2017. Burrow started selling real estate 1962. During his career, he served on various positions on the St. Paul Area Association of Realtors, retiring in 2012, 50 years later. He achieved GRI, CRS, and Realtor Emeritus. A celebration of life service was held in honor of Ernie, on March 9.

MORE ABOUT ERNIE

 
 

Upcoming Education & Events

  • RPR Basics/Getting Started with RPR. Wednesday, March 22, 10am-12pm or 1pm-3pm
  • Coon Rapids REALTORS® Forum, Thursday, March 30, 9am-12pm. REGISTRATION
  • Cheers for Charity, Monday, April 24, 5pm-8pm, at Flat Earth Brewing Company. REGISTRATION
 
 

Bring in the SPAAR Squad for your Next Office Meeting

Looking for useful content for upcoming office meetings? SPAAR Squad is here to help! Our staff members are available to attend your meeting and speak about a variety of relevant topics. We also provide onsite training (some with free CE) for groups of 25 or more.

SPAAR SQUAD TOPIC LIST | SPAAR SQUAD REQUEST FORM

 
 

Housing Market Statistics

Get up-to-date housing market information here! SPAAR provides four different types of reports so you can offer your clients the most accurate housing data available. Click below to see how the market's doing.

Local Market Updates | Weekly Market Activity Report | Housing Supply Overview | Monthly Market Indicators

 
 

Welcome, New Members!

SPAAR would like to welcome all our new members! Thank you joining, and we look forward to helping you be successful in your business.

Member Name Company Name
Dantuma, Will New City Real Estate, Incorpor
Eligh, Jenifer (Jen) Edina Realty, Inc.
Feero, Patrice (Patti) Keller Williams Premier Realty
Hoekstra, Adam Keller Williams Premier Realty
Janasz, Jeffrey Capstone Realty, LLC
Julik, Joshua Keller Williams Classic Realty
Jun, Richera Keller Williams Preferred Rlty
Kratz, Elizabeth Seven Bridges Realty, LLC
Lor, Mao Creative Results
Lucy, Scott Realty Group, Inc.
Luzinski, Debra Re/Max Advantage Plus
Mains, Ronald Four Sale Real Estate, Inc.
Moline, Nathaniel Stewart Title
Nelson, Jamie Timber Ghost Realty, LLC
Rysdahl, Gabriel Integrity Realty
Schmidt, Dana Coldwell Banker Burnet
Segl, Nicholas Evolution Realty LLC.
Sirek, Amy Keller Williams Premier Realty
Snover, Eric Incentive Realty
Taylor, Steve LaBelle Real Estate Group Inc
Thompson, Isaac Edina Realty, Inc.
Vang, Nou Empire Realty LLC
Vang, Yia Creative Results
Weidner, Katie Coldwell Banker Nybo & Associa
Wright, Matthew Keller Williams Integrity RE
Yang, Bebe Integrity Realty