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    • REALTORS Can Begin to Claim a dot .Realtor Top Level Domain on October 23, 2014NAR 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 esta...
    • Second Quarter Housing Affordability Declines Statewide in 19 of 26 California CountiesLower 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
    • Fannie Mae Modifies Post Short Sale QualificationsOn 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 ratios (...
    • Get Involved in NAR's Tech AcceleratorJoin 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 companies, ...
    • CAlBRE's Citation and Fine Program Now in ActionEffective 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 fail...
    • Sandicor Routine System MaintenanceSandicor 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.
    • C.A.R. to Publish Names of Code of Ethics Violators Beginning August 1, 2014Make 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 violation of the Code of Ethics. If a member i...
    • NSDCAR Election Result Are InClick here to view the 2014 Election Results
    • HAVE YOU EVER WONDERED WHY NSDCAR HAS A GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS PROGRAM? Sometimes “why” is the most important question you can ask. Every year, REALTORS® pay dues and a portion of that money pays for government affairs programs through NSDCAR, CAR and NAR. Why is that important?Just in California alone, 876 new laws went into effect in January 2014. Nationwide there are more than 40,000 new laws and regulations every...
    • Vista/San Marcos Members Donate $2,537.05 to The Angel's DepotEach 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 se...
    • NSDCAR Members Participate in Habitat for Humanity Builders Blitz in Escondido! Over 60 REALTORS® and Affiliate members of the North San Diego County Association of REALTORS® (NSDCAR) are participating in this week’s Habitat for Humanity Builders Blitz from June 2 through June 6. The NSDCAR volunteer members are part of a large undertaking that includes approximately 200 volunteers working 24-hours a day on Elm Street in Esc...