March 31st Deadline to Renew Your zipFORM® 6 Account

Congratulations to those of you who have registered for zipForm® 6 Professional and Standard editions as part of your CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION of REALTORS® member benefit in 2012. As a C.A.R. member, you are entitled to receive zipForm® 6 at no charge for another year. ...

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Free Webinar: Cost vs. Value: Key Home Improvements

Each year, REALTORS® from more than 80 U.S. metro areas provide input into Remodeling magazine's Cost vs. Value Report, which provides an analysis of the financial returns of various home improvement projects. You can get the highlights of this year's report, as well...

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CAR Market Matters Talking Points

Each week, the media team at CAR shares tips to help members interact and education their clients.  Here are this week's tips: Homeowners should be aware of these tax breaks that they may be eligible to receive. Mortgage interest: Homeowners are generally entitled to...

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Webinar: Tapping Into the Mobile Marketing Cash Flow

Over half of Californians read emails, view videos, browse websites, and searching for REALTORS® on their mobile devices versus using their desktop computers. Learn how to tap this growing audience wherever they are with Mobile Marketing. This three hour course will...

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Home Affordable Modification Program Extended

The Treasury Department announced that the Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP) - which is the sister program for HAFA - was extended by one (1) year through December 31, 2013. This means eligible consumers will have more time to apply for a HAMP modification....

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Building Green From the Ground Up

SiGBA will host, "Building Green From the Ground Up" with speaker, Kevin Drake, a Senior Environmental Planner & Restoration Specialist with Integrated Environmental Restoration Services in Tahoe City on March 21st at Cottonwood Restaurant in Truckee.  Clean...

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CAR Webinar: Short Sale Event Highlights

C.A.R. and the U.S. Department of the Treasury, HOPE NOW, HUD and NeighborWorks America are joining together to bring several local events in March, designed to help REALTORS® better understand and navigate the complex short sale transaction and help struggling...

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First-Time Homebuyer Tips

Home buying doesn’t begin with home searching; it begins with a mortgage pre-approval.  Often, first-time home buyers fear getting pre-approved because they’re afraid the lender may tell them they do not qualify for a mortgage or they qualify for a loan smaller than...

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