Author Archives: Lynn Sullivan

REALTORS Can Begin to Claim a dot .Realtor Top Level Domain on October 23, 2014

NAR has announced that REALTORS® can begin to claim a .REALTOR top-level domain on October 23, 2014. With the new .REALTOR domain, members instantly communicate to consumers their status as a REALTOR® in their website address, strengthening their connection to the REALTOR® brand, and identifying themselves as a trusted source for real estate information. NAR […]
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Second Quarter Housing Affordability Declines Statewide in 19 of 26 California Counties

Lower interest rates in the second quarter of 2014 failed to offset continued home price increases, lowering housing affordability statewide and in 19 of 26 counties in California, the California Association of REALTORS® said. Read the full release. Housing Affordability Index – Traditional Housing Affordability Index – First Time Buyer
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Fannie Mae Modifies Post Short Sale Qualifications

On July 29, 2014, Fannie Mae announced changes to its waiting period policy following a preforeclosure sale (short sale) or deed-in-lieu of foreclosures (DIL). The current requirements that apply to waiting periods following a short sale or DIL provide for different waiting period of 2 years or 4 years and set out different maximum loan-to-value […]
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Get Involved in NAR’s Tech Accelerator

Join the REach Insight Panel Members of the Insight Panel for REach, NAR’s Technology Accelerator Program, receive first access to new technologies to help take their business to the next level. Panelists choose one or more REach 2014 companies to work with and will receive exclusive discounts (with a combined value over $3,000) from the […]
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Tour 701 Marketing Session Venue Update for August 13, 20, 27

The Carlsbad/Encinitas/Cardiff Tour 701 Marketing Session will temporarily be held at a new venue beginning August 13 through August 27. For the following dates only: August 13, 20, 27 the TOUR 701 Marketing Session will be held at: Encinitas Community Center Banquet Hall B 1140 Oakcrest Park Dr. Encinitas, CA 92024
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CAlBRE’s Citation and Fine Program Now in Action

Effective July, 2014, the Bureau of Real Estate under Commissioner’s regulation 2907 has finalized its authority to issue citations pursuant to Business and Professions Code Section 10080.9. CalBRE states that its citation authority will use a wide latitude to address all violations of Real Estate law, including minor and technical violations for failure to inform […]
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Sandicor Routine System Maintenance

Sandicor will begin a routine system maintenance program occurs every Tuesday from 11:00 pm until 6:00 am. During this timeframe the Paragon and/or the Sandicor corporate homepage may be unavailable.
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C.A.R. to Publish Names of Code of Ethics Violators Beginning August 1, 2014

Make sure your know the rules, so your name is not on the list Beginning August 1, 2014 In an effort to make ethics violations and the disciplinary process more transparent, starting August 1, 2014, C.A.R. will be publishing the names – and the other information listed below – of members who are found in […]
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NSDCAR Election Result Are In

Click here to view the 2014 Election Results
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Vista/San Marcos Members Donate $2,537.05 to The Angel’s Depot

Each week at the Tour 601/602 members donate money toward a chosen charity. This month NSDCAR members serving the Vista/San Marcos region donated $2,537.05 to The Angel’s Depot. Since 2005, The Angel’s Depot has provided 57,692 free emergency senior meal boxes containing food for 1,211,532 meals for seniors in need. Each month, nearly 1,000 seniors […]
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