Sabrina DeRensis


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REMINDER: Zillow Listing Feed Change

With the recent news regarding Zillow becoming a real estate brokerage, we will be phasing out the listing syndication feed currently in place. What does this mean? When adding new listings in Matrix, you will no longer have the “Zillow.com=yes/no” field available to you. As a brokerage and MLS Participant, Zillow will have the same rights …

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Rhode Island MLS VP Named to RESO Board of Directors

Warwick, R.I. – December 17, 2020 — John Breault, Vice President of State-Wide Multiple Listing Service has been elected to the Board of Directors of Real Estate Standards Organization. With 34 years of experience in the real estate industry, Breault brings considerable knowledge to the RESO board. He has held numerous positions with several organizations …

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EVICTION FAQ

There’s a lot of confusion around evictions in Rhode Island. Homes RI, managed by the Housing Network of Rhode Island, has recently refreshed their evictions and CDC moratorium FAQs. The new fact sheet covers evictions, tenant rights, and rental assistance. View the latest updates in English here: Eviction FAQ – Homes RI or in Spanish …

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Rhode Island on Pause – What you need to know

UPDATE: 12/10/20- 12/10/20 Update-Gov. Gina M. Raimondo announced during her weekly coronavirus briefing that Rhode Island’s “pause” will be extended to Dec. 20 from its original deadline of Dec. 13. Restrictions on recreational facilities, bars and gyms will continue as is through Sunday, Dec. 20th and restrictions will be reduced in some areas following that …

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Board of Directors Extends Code of Ethics Application

The NAR Board of Directors recently approved a series of recommendations from NAR’s Professional Standards Committee that extends the application of Article 10 of the Code of Ethics to discriminatory speech and conduct outside of members’ real estate practices. The changes go into effect immediately but do not retroactively apply to members’ past activities or …

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Bring the CRE Consulting Corps to Your Community

Are you aware of an obsolete retail center, closed hospital, school or other abandoned structure in your market in need of an innovative, adaptive reuse strategy? Is your community in transition as a result of challenges that threaten its economic health and vitality: closure or relocation of a major employer or the after-effects of a …

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New PPP Forgiveness Factsheet for Borrowers

A PPP factsheet for borrowers has been developed for SBA field offices and SBA Resource Partners that provides a step-by-step for the PPP Forgiveness process. Consisting of four main steps, the form’s basic premise is that borrowers should work closely with their lenders throughout the loan process to ensure that it is completed thoroughly and successfully. …

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2020 RI REALTORS® Annual Meeting & Installation takes place Oct. 29th!

Join us for a Facebook/YouTube Premiere event, where for the first time ever, the installation of our 2021 RI Association of REALTORS® & State-Wide MLS Officers & Directors and presentation of the 2020 State REALTOR® of the Year will take place virtually! Grab a drink and some popcorn and settle in from the comfort of …

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Upcoming Educational Webinars: Social Media and Success with SEO!

Thursday, August 13 10 am – Converting Social Media Into, Cold Hard Cash This is no ordinary, introductory social media training. We will dive deep into why you should use Social Media and how to do it properly. Your training will include detailed instructions on creating real Facebook ad campaigns and how to monitor them …

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FAQ: National Flood Insurance Program Expires September 30, 2020

What is the issue? NFIP’s authority to provide flood insurance is currently scheduled to expire on September 30, 2020. NAR is making every effort to secure a long-term reauthorization of the program. Here are answers to frequently asked questions about what this means for upcoming closings and several proactive steps your clients can take in …