Category Archives: Association business

Trade Expo, Board of Directors headline final days of 2017 Texas REALTORS® Conference

More than 150 vendors gathered in the Trinity Exhibit Hall at the Hilton Anatole on Sunday for the 2017 Texas REALTORS® Conference Trade Expo. Free to all attendees, the Trade Expo highlighted the latest in technology and services related to … Continue reading

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2018 TAR Chairman Kaki Lybbert talks about trust, responsibility at installation

Kaki Lybbert was installed as the 2018 chairman of the Texas Association of REALTORS® on Saturday night at the 2017 Texas REALTORS® Conference along with Chairman-elect Tray Bates, Secretary/Treasurer Cindi Bulla, and Immediate Past Chairman Vicki Fullerton. Lybbert began her … Continue reading

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How you can help those affected by Harvey

The NAR/Texas Association of REALTORS® Relief Fund helps people who have suffered losses due to natural disasters in Texas. One hundred percent of donations go directly to those affected by the storm, and contributions are tax-deductible to the extent allowed … Continue reading

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The million-square-foot deal that won 2016 commercial transaction of the year

It took years for Coy E. Garrett to assemble the properties that turned a largely vacant Arlington mall into a major new industrial project. But his persistence paid off with a successful transaction that earned him the TAR 2016 William C. … Continue reading

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Here are 11 Texas REALTORS® to Watch

The TAR Young Professionals Network recently recognized 11 members under 40 who have demonstrated excellence in leadership, community involvement, and productivity. They’ve been named Texas REALTORS® to Watch: The award recipients will be recognized during the YPN Social on Sunday, … Continue reading

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Don’t lose your CRS designation by forgetting about this new requirement

REALTORS® who’ve earned the Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) designation will now be required to complete two hours of CRS education each calendar year to maintain their designation. The new requirement was approved by the CRS Board of Directors at the 2016 … Continue reading

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Texas YPN busts 3 myths about getting involved at TAR

If you haven’t already applied to join a Texas Association of REALTORS® committee, is a misconception about what it takes holding you back? Getting involved in your association is the best way to expand your network, make your voice heard, … Continue reading

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