Join COAR's YPN committee for lunch in at the new Madras Brewing! Open and free for all COAR members.
May 9, 2019
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
212 SW 4th St, Suite 104
Why should you attend YPN Events? Click here for a fun perspective from the 2018 and 2019 committee chairs. Made possible with support from COAR's YPN Committee and Western Title & Escrow.
Featured Class: Working Your Farm the Right Way
April 22, 2019
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Instructor: Rich Rudnick
In this face paced, one-hour session you will learn:
-The shotgun approach to avoid
-The tactical approach to take
-The specific message to bring
-The lead sources you must work or don't work your farm at all
-Working Your Farm the Right Way - plan
Free/Not a CE Course
OAR Principal Broker Academy
OAR is excited to offer a new resource just for Principal Brokers! This comprehensive program is like no other. It is designed to provide professional development for any Principal Broker, whether new or seasoned. This program features four full days of classroom-style learning, with additional online pre-learning. The dates are September 26-27, 2019 and October 24-25, 2019 at OAR’s office in Salem. Register by May 1 and you will receive a free registration to the OAR Fall Convention. Click here to register for the Principal Broker Academy!
Lead-Based Paint Inspections
Oregon REALTORS® are seeing an increase in EPA inspections based on lead-based paint. The EPA is authorized under the Residential Lead-Based Paint Hazard Reduction Act of 1992 to conduct inspections of real estate companies to check compliance with the statute. As a reminder, such actions can occur at any time, with short or no notice by the EPA. To be in compliance remember to include the following in every file:
Include the dated and initialed Lead-Based Paint Disclosure Form
Include the dated and initialed Protect Your Family From Lead in Your Home Pamphlet
Keep the information in a hard copy format in files for at least 3 years
The NAR website has lots of information related to https://www.nar.realtor/lead-based-paint#section-166042.
House Bill 3349
On March 25, 2019 HB 3349 was voted out of the House Human Services and Housing Committee. The bill wouldeffectively eliminate the mortgage interest deduction for many Oregonians throughout the state. Oregonians at all income levels rely on the mortgage interest deduction to afford their homes The bill narrowly passed by one vote and is now in the House Revenue Committee. Please thank Rep. Meek and Rep. Zika (our REALTOR® members serving in the legislature) for their “No” vote in committee. Take Action by emailing your Representative NOW! The House Revenue Committee held a public hearing on the bill on April 15. OAR’s government affairs team testified in opposition to the legislation.
HomeSource Volunteer Orientation
April 26, 2019
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
20310 Empire Ave, Ste A#100
Join NeighborImpact for information and training on being a HomeSource Volunteer. Learn more