Weekly Notices
July 28, 2017
Education Excellence - 7.5 clock hours and lunch for only $40.00                         
Your SAR will be offering an Education Excellence double-header this summer:  Increasing your SEO and Online Traffic - and - Internet Correct: Etiquette & Ethics in the Ethers.

Thursday, August 10th 
Centerplace Regional Events Center

You must register for each class individually! 
Both of these classes will be taught by Washington REALTORS® instructor Terry Eccles-Pettet.

The classes will be offered around our third-quarter General Membership Meeting and luncheon.

Download the event flyer (pictured above) with class details and registration information, online here.

Primary Ballots Due August 1st                       

Your SAR Governmental Affairs Committee is pleased to announce the list of its endorsed candidates for the 2017 Primary Election.

Spokane City Council:

Timm Benn; District 1, Position 2 
Andy Dunau; District 2, Position 2

Spokane Valley City Council:

Rod Higgins; Position 1 
J. Caleb Collier; Position 2 
Ben Wick; Position 4
Pamela Haley, Position 5
Mike Munch; Position 7

7th Legislative District:

Shelly Short, Senator
Jacquelin Maycumber, Representative, Position 1 

Please consider these candidates first.  Your Primary Election ballot should arrive in the mail next week, and must be returned with a postmark on or before August 1st to be counted.  

SAR Golf Tournament Results                         

Congratulations to all who made the 2017 SAR Golf Tournament, last week, a day to remember for many good reasons! 
The winning Men's team was Chase Altig's team with a score of 55. The winning Women's team was Courtney Carlone's team with a score of 70. The winning Mixed team was Wendy Shiley's team with a score of 60.
Winners of our closest-to-the-pin for women was Kim McCulley and for men it was Rocky Lamb.
Winners of our longest drive for women was Wendy Shiley and for men it was Stephen Plopper.

Thank you to All American Home Inspection , BECU, First American Title, First Mortgage Home Lending, GESA Home Loans, Home Staging Works, HomeStreet Bank, Inland Northwest Bank, Mountain West Bank, Old Republic Home Protection, Premium Mortgage Resources, Umpqua Bank, US Bank, Skyline Home Loans, Spokane Teachers Credit Union, Ticor Title Co., and Willamette Valley Bank for sponsoring our tees.

We would also like to thank:
The Spokesman-Review for sponsoring the Golfers Registration Table

Wells Fargo Home Mortgage for sponsoring the Driving Range and

Jeff Schroeder Team of Pillar to Post Home Inspection for providing the grand prize of a $300 Davenport Hotel gift certificate.
And, a big Thank You to our Platinum Sponsor:
HomeStreet Bank
Finally, a big Thank You to our hard working behind-the-scenes committee members who made it all happen:
Committee Chair: Wendy Shiley, with members Debbie Crowder, Kristy Hamby, Shilo King, Pam Matthews and Gina Mosey.    
2017 REALTOR® Education

Quality of Education 
through SAR/WR Education Instructors

Here is the latest class listing from your SAR - offering the best live and local continuing real estate education classes for 2017.

Click on each class title,  underlined in blue, to bring up a flyer for that class - suitable for posting in your office. 

Register for these classes online here: 


Please be in touch with Debbie at the SAR if you have any questions about these classes or your license education requirements, by phone at 326-9222 or by email.

Tips, tricks & strategies for working with difficult people 
Tips, tricks & strategies for working with difficult people

Thursday, August 17th -  Tips, Tricks and Strategies for Working with Difficult People - with Linda Miller Sheets.

Check-in: 8:15 a.m.
Class: 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
at the SAR

3.0 clock hours

Land and Acreage 202 
Land and Acreage 200: Rural Property 

Friday, August 18 - Land and Acreage 200: Rural Property - with Jim Palmer, Jr.

Check-in: 8:15 a.m.
Class: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
at the SAR

7.5 clock hours

Instructor Development Workshop 
Instructor Development Workshop

August 23 & 24 - Tra
ining Superior Instructors - with Linda Miller Sheets

Learn from one of our best instructors as you become one of our next instructors!  Here's a great way to give back to a profession that gives so much to you. 

Registration: 8:15 a.m.
Class: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
at the SAR 

15 clock hours

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In This Issue
Education Excellence
Endorsed Candidates
Golf Tournament Results
2017 REALTOR® Education
Suggestion Box
Save the Date
ListHub Report for June
Market Activity Report - June
Member Roster Update
Save the Date - September 8, 2017                         

Lawrence Yun, NAR Chief Economist, will be in town to keynote our Housing Summit on September 8, 2017 at which the SAR will release the "Analysis of Residential Development Capacity in Spokane County" prepared by consultant Michael Luis.S



Click on the calendar image below to see

the current SAR calendar showing dates and times

of classes, committees and events. 


ListHub Report for June                        

See the June ListHub report, online here.

Market Activity Report - June      


The SAR Market Activity Report for June is now online.

See the latest full report - a member-exclusive product - and archived full reports - online here.


See the June 2017 Snapshot Report (pictured above) online here.








See the 2017 Year-to-date Snapshot Report (pictured above), online here.







Member Roster Update  
Updated July 2017

Click here to view the latest Member Roster Update - approved by the Board of Directors.

Click here to view the latest list of MLS Subscription Waivers - approved by the Board of Directors.  

Send a message to Brenda at the SAR with any changes.  

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