This morning’s Master Mind (Summerlin) was awesome. Our own property manager, Shell Scirone walked us through Basic Rental Qualifying Questions you should ask every prospective tenant before you put them in your car. If you are working with tenants and want a copy of the questions and/or the hand-out, see Janet.

MLS & Lockbox Fees:

You have all been sent an e-mail informing you that MLS fees and lockbox fees are due by April 5th. To make a payment online, log into lasvegasrealtor.com Automatic credit card payments will be posted April 1st.

Fact:

More homes hit the market in January, 2015 than any other month since August, 2013.

Note:

Sunday at 2:00am we go back on daylight savings time. Set your clocks forward one hour.

Property Management Permit:

Interested in getting your Property Management Permit? There is a 24 hour Property Management Permit Course March 16th – 19th4:00pm -10:00pm. Cost is $200.00. Contact Janet for information.

Reminder:

Any class taken for CE during the 2011-2014 license cycle may not be used again for the 2015-2019 license cycle. Check the numbers on the certificates-no repeats.

Top 3 MLS Violations:

  1. Failure to update closing date.
  2. Status references in the agent to agent remarks.
  3. NO photo in a timely manner.

Incomplete Listings:

The MLS has increased the number of days that an incomplete listing will stay in the system. Incomplete listings will remain in the system for up to 30 days prior to purging.

Sentrilock:

GLVAR is offering additional Sentrilock training at the GLVAR office Tuesday, March 3rd - Thursday, March 5th from 5:00pm- 6:00pm, Friday, March 6th, 2:00pm and Saturday, March 7th, 9:00am, 11:00am1:00pm, and 3:00pm. No registration required. Your Supra key and cradle must be returned by this Friday to avoid a $275.00 charge on your agent account.

If you want a bonus commission coupon for Lenna Homes for the month of March, see Janet.

Market Trends for January 2015:

  • Median home price down 1.9%
  • Average sales price down 2.3%
  • Number of homes sold down 17.3%
  • Pending sales up 6.8%
  • Active listing up 3.8%
  • Average days on market up 4.6%

Friday , March 13th 4:30pm:

Mark your calendars for Friday, March 13th, 4:30pm. This will be our monthly Office Social hosted by Signature ( darn RESPA rules ). Come mix and mingle with Mike Rasmussen, Co-Owner of Signature.

Tuesday, March 10th 9:00am:

Master Mind will feature HUD Broker, Trish Nash. She will be speaking on how you can advertise HUD properties to attract more business.

Please see the links below for the Signature Green Valley calendar and Summerlin calendar below:

March2015CalendarGREENVALLEY.pdf

March2015CalendarSUMMERLIN.pdf

 

SUMMERLIN UPCOMING EVENTS:

Friday, March 6th Last day to turn Supra Key into GLVAR

Monday, March 9th- No What Now? Janet in a CE class.

Tuesday, March 10rd 9:00am- Master Mind HUD Broker-Trish Nash

Friday March 13th 9:30am – Basic Residential Purchase Agreement class & how to open escrow

 

GREEN VALLEY UPCOMING EVENTS:

Tuesday March 10th- 9:30am- Master Mind- Ascaya Field Trip

Wednesday March 11th 10:00am New rules and regulations to contracting 

 

Thank you and have a great day! :)