March 2021 REALTORS® Digest
Volume #3; Week #1
Join a NAR Committee
NAR's 2022 Committee Application Process is open now through May 9, 2021. We are excited to get passionate members to serve on the national committees.
Join a Florida Realtors® Committee
Members can now sign up to serve on a Florida Realtors committee next year.
Florida Realtors® 2022 President Christina Pappas is looking for members who are committed to making a concerted effort to better our organization, housing and community. "Every day, our members help make achieving the American dream of home ownership come true," says the president-elect of the state's largest professional trade association at 200,000 strong.

Deadline for committee requests is May 7, 2021.
Register Now For The 2021 Virtual
Great American Realtor® Days
This year, the annual event is being held virtually, making it easier than ever to be part of our advocacy efforts.

Join virtually and be a vital part of Florida Realtors' advocacy efforts to protect the real estate industry and the dream of homeownership.

Tune in March 15-17 to hear about insurance, COVID liability, environmental preservation and other Realtor priorities for the 2021 legislative session. 

Registration closes at 5 pm on March 10, 2021.

Obtain your GREEN Designation
We have provided a list of the new RALSC members for February 2021. Be sure to welcome them if you see any of these new members in your office, or out-and-about when conducting business.

New Offices
Dunn Realty Group Inc.
Glenda Dunn
1116 Todd Way
Tavares, FL 32778
Karen Carlone Real Estate
Karen Carlone
1514 Lavaca Ln
The Villages FL, 32159
Florida Property Realty Group, LLC
Doodnauth Girdhari
1896 Knollcrest Dr
Clermont, FL 34711
Mont Rose Real Estate LLC
Carolina Rosillo
822 Palm Forest Ln
Minneola, FL 34715
New Affiliate Members
If you need a pest control company, title company, bank, mortgage company, photography services, home inspector, etc, etc... be sure to check out our Affiliate Members first! Our newest members:
Magnolia Closing Company
Emily Spann
2511 Dora Ave.
Tavares, FL 32778
Affiliated Title
Theresa Ackley
4076 E. St. Rd 44
Wildwood, FL 34785
Florida's Choice Home Inspections
Paul Snoots
11244 Juneau St.
Leesburg, FL 34788
Stamper Home Inspections
John Stamper
9541 County Road 125C
Wildwood, FL 34785
CCIM's Cultural Diversity Education Program
Commercial real estate’s workforce of today will not look like the workforce of tomorrow.

CCIM Institute's Cultural Diversity Education Program (CDEP) is committed to advancing the professional growth of underrepresented groups in the commercial real estate industry. Qualified applicants will learn the CCIM approach to investment strategy, financial analysis, and market analysis.

Since its inception, more than 1,500 students in the program have completed one of our two-day introductory courses, and some have gone on to earn the CCIM designation.
New DBPR Rule: Emails Needed
Did you know? DBPR now requires licensees to provide email addresses – and licensees have only 10 days to notify DBPR of any change in their email address (Rule: 61J2-10.038).

To notify DBPR, visit their online portal, log in, and click on “View User Profile” located under “Functions".
Global 2021 Kick-Off
 March 11th
via Zoom, so be sure to register to receive the link to join
Everyone is invited!

Join our Global Committee on March 11th and we will give you global experience about International businesses in our local area! 

This will be a very exciting and engaging first meeting! Join us and gain the knowledge of how to start working with buyers and sellers from different countries, and much more!
Sponsored by:
WCR - South Lake
Join Our Book Club!
Join us for this Zoom session each Thursday in March, at 10am!
FREE! Just be sure to register for each date so you receive the Zoom links to join!
Its Not too Late to Donate!
REALTORS® Association of Lake & Sumter Counties, Inc.
3001 State Road 19 South
Tavares, Florida 32778
(352) 343-3003