Central Texas Weekly Update - March 20, 2017
Monday, March 20, 2017
Written By: TAR
The REALTORS® are coming ...

In two weeks, we will host our biggest grassroots political event of the year: REALTOR® Day at the Texas Capitol. Join us April 4 to share our message with lawmakers at the cornerstone event of our legislative advocacy.

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Legislative Liaison:First hearing on Senate’s property tax bill
Saturday, March 18, 2017
Written By: TAR

This edition of Legislative Liaison covers the status of the Senate’s property tax reform bill and what’s next for House’s school finance reform bill, plus a sampling of what’s happening at the Legislature next week and updates to HiddenPropertyTax.com you’ll want to share.

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Legislative Liaison: The House’s Property Tax Bill
Monday, March 06, 2017
Written By: TAR

In this edition …

This edition of Legislative Liaison covers the latest property tax reform bill filed at the Lege, a school finance bill that may be coming soon, and three ways to prep for REALTOR® Day at the Texas Capitol.

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March TREPAC Newsletter
Friday, March 03, 2017
Written By: TAR

Congratulations are in order! In our 2017 dues billing cycle Texas REALTORS® raised over $2 million for TREPAC and exceeded the national participation goal of 37%. But Texas REEALTORS® aren’t known for being good. We’re GREAT! Let’s use this momentum to push through our own state goal of 55% participation and $5 million!

Use the Chairman’s Report video above to present a “TREPAC Minute” at your next association’s meeting. This video will help spread the word about the value of TREPAC and provide Texas REALTORS® with a quick update about upcoming events.

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Legislative Liaison: A two-week countdown
Sunday, February 26, 2017
Written By: TAR

In this edition …

This edition of Legislative Liaison covers an upcoming deadline for lawmakers, award-winning Texas REALTORS®, an easy way to stay engaged in your industry, and plans for your day at the Texas Capitol.

A two-week countdown

March 10 is a big day for the 85th Texas Legislature: It’s the deadline for lawmakers to file bills, and it’s the 60th day of the session.

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REALTOR® Day at the Texas Capitol
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Written By: TAR

Make plans now to be in Austin on Tuesday, April 4, for REALTOR® Day at the Texas Capitol (formerly known as Hill Visits). This day-long event is a show of force for the real estate industry and the centerpiece of our grassroots political advocacy.

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Are you giving buyers what they want?
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Written By: TAR

Are you communicating the way buyers want you to? Are you wasting time and money on your advertising? And what do buyers need your help with the most? The recently released 2016 Profile of Texas Homebuyers and Sellers report has statistics that give you clues to help you answer these questions.

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How Your Brokerage May be Violating Copyright Law
Friday, November 11, 2016
Written By: TAR

Copyright infringement is a growing concern for the real estate industry. Hop online November 16 for a free TAR Risk Reduction Committee webinar to learn how to obtain the appropriate licenses for MLS content, including photos and other listing information. Make sure you’re not putting your brokerage at risk ... Register now!

Third-quarter home sales continue to beat records

The latest Texas Quarterly Housing Report shows a slight…

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4 tips for working with tiny-home buyers
Tuesday, September 06, 2016
Written By: TAR

Tiny homes are gaining popularity, especially among millennials and even retirees. While working with tiny-home buyers may not lead to a huge commission, it could lead to valuable referrals. Here are four tips for working with tiny-home buyers, excerpted from the article “Tiny what?” in the August 2016 issue of Texas REALTOR® magazine.

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Legislative Liaison: The Hidden Property Tax
Sunday, August 28, 2016
Written By: TAR

It’s time to talk about the hidden property tax

Rising property taxes are forcing Texans out of their homes ... even as local officials claim they haven’t raised taxes.

Homeowners are frustrated. So, how can you help?

Visit HiddenPropertyTax.com for several consumer-focused resources:

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