High-Tech Impact on Property Values: Smart Homes

September 25, 2015

By Guest Blogger Chandler Peterson The Smart Home has gone into overdrive! Whether controlling air conditioning, security cameras or lights from the push of a button on your cell phone, the era of home automation is here. Do Smart Homes have a competitive edge in property sales? In the resale market, most REALTORS® I spoke […]

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Is Your Cell Phone Connected to AAR’s Agent Safety Alert Program?

September 18, 2015

Local and national media are taking notice of the Arizona Association of REALTORS® Agent Safety Alert Program (ASAP) that went into effect September 1, 2015. Are you aware and connected? ASAP was designed to alert REALTORS® of critical safety issues via an exclusive, text-alert system. These issues include threats to the safety and well-being of […]

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Is Your Client’s Property in a Flood Hazard Area?

September 14, 2015

Monsoon Season in Arizona officially begins on June 15 and ends on September 30, but those dates may be incidental if your client’s property is in a Special Flood Hazard Area (SFHA). REALTORS® should be aware of the importance of flood-proofing and insuring a flood-prone home. Homeowners’ policies do not typically cover flood damage, but […]

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2015 REALTOR® Caucus Lends an Ear and a Hand

September 4, 2015

A record-setting 170 Arizona REALTORS® converged on the Tempe Mission Palms Hotel for the 2015 REALTOR® Caucus on September 3. “It was great for members across the state to gather as a group,” said Nicole LaSlavic, VP of government affairs for the Arizona Association of REALTORS® (AAR). “The caucus was an opportunity to be heard […]

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Arizona REALTORS® Launches Agent Safety Alert Program (ASAP)

August 28, 2015

In observance of REALTOR® Safety Month in September, the Arizona Association of REALTORS® (AAR) has launched the Agent Safety Alert Program (ASAP). An increased focus on security started earlier this year with a series of REALTOR® safety videos featuring AAR First Vice President and Safety Workgroup Chair Paula Monthofer. ASAP was setup as yet another […]

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