IREM CCIM Economic Forecast 2015

January 29, 2015

AAR was proud to be a sponsor of the IREM CCIM Economic Forecast this year! There was a phenomenal turnout of professionals from the commercial real estate community. The day included several insightful panels covering industrial, muti-family, retail and office real estate. Some insight (and predictions) that came out of the mulit-family panel included: Slowing […]

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2015 Professional Standards Workshop Recap

January 23, 2015

Last Wednesday we held our annual Professional Standards Workshop and we had a great turnout and awesome speakers! Everyone left with new knowledge and a greater ability to help lead our real estate community here in Arizona with a better understanding of our code of ethics. The day was MC’d by AAR President, Jim Sexton […]

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The Use of Drones Is Still Up In The Air

January 19, 2015

Updated February 17, 2015 “The Federal Aviation Administration has proposed long-awaited rules that could give small commercial Unmanned Aerial Vehicles systems – more commonly referred to as “drones” – a lift off. The proposed rules limit the use of UAVs to those who receive certification for flying as well as includes guidance on the speed, […]

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2015 REALTOR® Day Success

January 16, 2015

“Such an exciting day to witness our members from all over Arizona engage in the political process, speak directly with their legislators and positively impact legislation regarding homeownership. And an added bonus, I got to catch up with old friends and connect and make new friends.” – President-elect, Paula Monthofer Tuesday, January 13, 2015, was […]

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The New H.O.A. Condominium / Planned Community Addendum

January 15, 2015

As the Chair of the HOA Addendum workgroup, I am excited to introduce to you a newly revised HOA Condominium / Planned Community Addendum (the “HOA Addendum”), that will take effect on February 2, 2015.[1] In the past, the HOA Addendum has been justifiably viewed as a buyer form in that it is completed entirely by […]

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Residential Seller’s Property Disclosure Statement: Why It Matters

January 14, 2015
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As General Counsel for the Arizona Association of REALTORS®, I am frequently contacted by members of the association regarding proper usage of AAR forms. Recently, I have received a number of inquiries regarding the Residential Seller’s Property Disclosure Statement (SPDS). While the questions and comments about this popular form run the gamut, I am repeatedly […]

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