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Form 1506 Revised to Reflect Market Conditions

May 03, 2021

Texas REALTORS® has added a Property Values section to form 1506, General Information and Notice to Buyers and Sellers. This form is intended to be presented to clients so that agents discuss the topics on the form with their buyers and sellers. The purpose of the new section is to address the current market trend of […]

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Want To Be a Broker? This Series Is for You

Apr 29, 2021

So, you want to be a Broker? Already one, but need help? MetroTex is offering a seven-part Broker Series in May aimed at small to mid-size independent brokerages. In this popular series, learn to: Set up a brokerage, hire agents, and retain agents Maintain an administrative checklist Implement efficient technologies such as zipForm’s Broker edition […]

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NAR: Housing Equality, Commercial Recovery Are Top Priorities

Apr 28, 2021

With racial equity at the forefront of American consciousness, the National Association of REALTORS® will focus the bulk of its policy priorities this year on improving equal access to housing, association leaders said Wednesday during NAR 360, a Facebook Live event serving as the unofficial kickoff of the virtual 2021 REALTORS® Legislative Meetings. Earlier this year, NAR […]

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Doing Business in Playa del Carmen

Apr 27, 2021

Do you or your clients want a vacation or second home on the Caribbean? Consider Playa del Carmen—home of world class beaches and water recreation, with easy access to jungle environments, ancient ruins and the famous cenotes! AMPI Playa del Carmen President, Francisco Pavon, and Past President, Vanessa Rios, will join us at the MetroTex […]

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Real Talk Presents: Long Island Divided with Bill Dedman

Apr 19, 2021

Don’t miss this exciting event featuring Pulitzer and Peabody Award winning investigative journalist Bill Dedman. We’ll take a look at the history of his work, including the “Long Island Divided” Newsday investigation shared by NAR focused on housing practices in New York. Mr. Dedman’s presentation will be followed by presentations from local Fair and Affordable […]

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Tarrant County Now Has More Money for Landlords

Apr 16, 2021

The 2020 Care 4 Tarrant program provided rental assistance to over 2,300 households within Tarrant County, but a large need still exists. The new Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP) is designed to assist eligible households who are unable to pay rent and/or utilities due to the pandemic. Through ERAP, Tarrant County hopes to continue providing […]

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