Monday, March 22, 2010

Weekly Facts Blog – March 22, 2010

GTAR/NORES Services and Programs Survey
Your honest evaluation of our services and programs is necessary so we can continue to offer programs and services that benefit you. In order to meet the changing needs of our members, we are asking you to complete the survey as thoroughly and honestly as possible. (Survey responses will remain anonymous.) Please complete the survey by April 2Click Here to Start Survey

Wednesday, March 24
2010 Greater Tulsa Commercial Market Update
If you have an interest in Tulsa’s commercial real estate market, then you won’t want to miss the premier commercial real estate event of the year—now in its 11th year! 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at the Home Builders Association (check-in and buffet breakfast provided by Just Catering by Orr start at 8:00 a.m.) Brokers from area companies will provide an in-depth review of activity in each commercial market segment over the last year to help identify trends and determine growth areas. Keynote Speaker, Bruce Bolzle with KMO Development Group, Inc. will discuss development downtown. OREC approved for 3 hours required HOT CE credit. Cost is $25 pre-registered or $35 the day of the event. This event is open to everyone, commercial and residential, members and non-members. To register online, log on to; on the main Member Services page, click the red Education bar, then click Register for Classes. Click Here for Details

Thursday, April 1
This edition of GTAR’s popular workshop includes an encore presentation of Rick Brinkley’s Generations; an introduction to some popular real estate designations; and What I Wish I Had Known Before I Got Into Real Estate presented by a panel of seasoned GTAR members. Breakfast and drawings for great prizes throughout the morning will be provided courtesy of GTAR’s Affiliate members. Edutainment Day is brought to you by GTAR’s Sales Associate Committee, and is FREE to members, but you must pre- register: log on to; on the main Member Services page, click the red Education bar, then click Register for Classes. For more details on EDUTAINMENT Day: Click Here

Thursday, April 8
Plan now to attend GTAR’s most popular annual event!
REALTOR® Appreciation Day! Start your day by earning 3 hours of required FHR CE credit, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at UMAC in the Redskin Room. Cost is only $10 for GTAR members, but you must pre-register! After class, head over to the gymnasium for the annual free Trade Show brought to you by our wonderful affiliate members. Visit lots of booths filled with information and services, while enjoying free food, and as usual, there will be tons of door prizes given away during the show. (You do not have to attend class to attend the Trade Show!) For more information and to register online, log on to; on the main Member Services page, click on the red Education button, then click Register for Classes. Click Here for Details  

Upcoming Computer Classes at GTAR
Pre-registration is required. For more information or to enroll, log in to and click the red Education bar on the main page. All classes are held in the GTAR Computer Lab.

MarketLinx 1: Monday, March 22, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
MarketLinx 2: Wednesday, March 24, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
MarketLinx 3 (Prospect Gateway): Tuesday, March 30, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.

REALTOR® Applications
Comments on the following REALTOR® applicants should be submitted by REALTOR® members to the Membership Committee, c/o GTAR, PO Box 470603, Tulsa, OK 74147.

Burte Banks, associated with Coldwell Banker Select (First Publication)
Libby Sinyard, d/b/a Courtsey Realty (Second Publication)

Firm Affiliate:
Oklahoma Title & Escrow Corporation, designated individual Judy Anderson (First Publication)
Residential Repair, Inc., Designated Individual Jonathan Knapp (Second Publication)