Join us for an open house at the Playhouse Project tomorrow from 1:00 to 3:00 pm at Avon's Nottingham Park. We will have ice cream and games!
This week we added three new subdivisions to the MLS. They are Cross Creek Place, Peregrine Villas, and Red Sky Ranch West. More details about the areas are in the below section.

Erica Kirk
NEW Subdivisions added to the MLS database.

Cross Creek Place
  • Area: Minturn
  • Six duplexes
  • 1010-1015 Two Elk Lane

Peregrine Villas
  • Area: Beaver Creek
  • Two Single Family homes and a Duplex (thus 2 residences)
  • 185, 187, 189, & 191 Elk Track Road.

Red Sky Ranch West
  • This is a platted subdivision already.
  • Area: Bellyache/Wolcott

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Join us for a Playhouse Open House tomorrow, June 30 in Nottingham Park in Avon. We'll have ice cream, games and fun from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.!

VBR is the presenting sponsor of the Playhouse Project, a fundraiser to support St. Jude Children's Research Hospital , the VBR Foundation and Habitat Vail Valley. Eight local construction companies built custom playhouses that will be auctioned off on July 21.

Kids and parents can check out the playhouses during a five-week exhibit. Vote on your favorite! If you share a photo of the playhouses on social media, please tag it with #playhouseprojectco.
Tuesday, July 24 - Vail Pro Designation class
Appraisal, Lending & Affordable Housing
2 CE
12:00 to 2:00 pm.
$20 investment. $30 for non-members.

Wednesday, July 25
Managing the Home Inspection
3 CE
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Course offered by True Perspective Home Consultants.

Thursday, October 18 -
Residential Real Estate Council (formerly the Council of Residential Specialists)
Mastering Your Time to Achieve Your Goals
8 CE
8:30 a.m to 5:00 p.m.
$140 investment. $150 for non-members.

Friday, October 19 -
Residential Real Estate Council (formerly the Council of Residential Specialists)
Succeeding in the Luxury Market
8 CE
8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
$140 investment. $150 for non-members.

Visit for a list of scheduled classes.
Get started with RPR's July Webinars

Online workshops include the 5 C’s of a Successful Farming Strategy and Finding New Listings. RPR also offers online resources like eBooks, recorded webinars, graphics and a blog.

Created by REALTORS ® to be used by REALTORS ® , RPR offers comprehensive data, powerful analytics, and client-friendly reports. Set-up, navigate, and research a platform of dynamic data and persuasive reports, exclusively for REALTORS ® .
Ethics  must  be completed by the end of the year as a requirement of the National Association of REALTORS ® . The cycle started March 1, 2017 and runs through December 31, 2018. Active members are required to complete this training by the end of the cycle. 

VBR has two scheduled on-site classes for 2018.
NAR Ethics
Thursday, August 16
8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m
NAR Ethics
Wednesday, November 14
8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m
You are also able to meet this requirement online. Links to online options are below.

What does the phrase "As Is" mean in a contract? Jon Goodman explains what it really means.
NAR Call For Action: Reauthorize the National Flood Insurance Program

Urge Congress to extend the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) and pass meaningful reforms to ensure long-term viability of the program.

Please take two minutes and TAKE ACTION in the link below.
*Last days to be entered in the prize drawing!

June is Colorado’s RPAC Month! Please invest in RPAC throughout the month. 2018 is an election year and all money invested in RPAC is spent to elect pro-REALTOR® candidates across Colorado.

*If you invest at least $25 in June, you will be entered to win one of three fabulous prizes. Click below for info, or email Erica Kirk at .
FREE Wildfire property assessments are now available!

REALFire ® is a voluntary property assessment program helping homeowners identify specific actions they can take to reduce wildfire hazards.

 Developed by the Vail Board of REALTORS® and Eagle County, REALFire was inspired by REALTORS® engaging with residents on wildfire safety and education.  

Let's protect our homes from wildfire!

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Become a Vail Pro in three easy steps!

The Vail Pro Designation is an education program created for Vail Board of Realtors ® members who want to increase their local knowledge in the real estate industry to become local experts.

Step 1: Review the education  tracking sheet   to determine which classes you want to take.
Step 2: Review the class schedule and sign up for the classes you want to take. 

Step 3: Once you complete 80% of total classes hours (46 hours) submit your Vail Pro Designation  application.
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