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2018 RI REALTORS® Installation & Recognition Dinner

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 Crowne Plaza Hotel 801 Greenwich Ave, Warwick, RI 02886 Please join us for the 2018 RI REALTORS® Installation & Recognition Dinner which includes the RI Association of REALTORS® & State-Wide MLS’s Annual Meeting and installation of 2019 officers and directors. We will usher in the incoming RI Association of REALTORS® President, …

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Ready, Set, Boston!

Join your colleagues at the NAR Conference & Expo, November 2-5 at the Boston Conference & Expo Center. It’s packed with cutting edge information, top notch speakers, networking and social events, education sessions and more! Special Daily Highlights Wednesday: Pre-conference courses on October 31 and November 1 can start you on the path to a …

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President’s Report: NAR Update from NERC

I recently attended the New England REALTOR® Conference in New Hampshire and there’s a lot of really good news to report, some of which concerns the Commitment to Excellence. This is a new program that’s being offered by NAR to our members that goes beyond the Code of Ethics to increase and improve professionalism among …

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Coming This Fall… An Accelerated 4-Day Broker Pre-license Course

The Rhode Island Association of REALTORS®, in partnership with the Kent Washington Association of REALTORS®, will be offering a 4-day accelerated Broker Pre-license course beginning November 30th, 2018. Earn 18 Continuing Education Hours (CEH) for this 24-hour course that prepares you for the brokerage examination. The cost for RI REALTOR® members is $217 and includes …

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Forms Update – Escalation Addendum and More

The following new forms and changes to existing RIAR Forms were sent to Instanet, dotloop, and zipLogix on August 23, 2018. CHANGES TO EXISTING FORMS: Cesspool Replacement Disclosure – Changes “removal” to “replacement” to make it clearer that abandoned cesspools may be left in place or removed. New Construction Purchase and Sales Agreement – Removes …

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President Report: Professionalism Matters

Did you know that in the first 30 seconds after meeting someone, they’ve already formed an opinion about you? Seven percent of that opinion is based on the words you used, thirty-eight percent of that opinion is based on your tone and reflection, and a whopping 55 percent is based on your image and body …

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