Monday, March 29, 2010

Weekly Facts Blog – March 29, 2010

Happy Easter!
The GTAR/NORES office will be closed this Friday, April 2 in observance of Good Friday.

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 2. Click Here to Start Survey

Thursday, April 1
Don’t miss this popular workshop which will include 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
REALTOR® Appreciation Day!
Don’t miss GTAR’s most popular and fun event of the year! 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

Be sure to enter your open houses on For detailed instructions, click here GTAR will have a full page ad in the Tulsa World, World of Homes on April 10th.

Tuesday, April 13
Ninja Selling – CRS One-day Course
Stillwater Community Center (315 W. 8th Ave.), 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. with Senior CRS Instructor and master Ninja Selling Instructor, Mike Selvaggio; he brings “field tested” sales and marketing ideas to students. Register online at For more information, contact Page Provence at (405) 612-0194. (This is not a GTAR event.)

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 3 (Prospect Gateway): Tuesday, March 30, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.
CIE-Xceligent: Wednesday, March 31, 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Publisher (v2007): Thursday, April 1, 1:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday, April 7: Realist Tax System, 1:30 – 4:30 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 (Second Publication)

MLS Waiver Request:
Kevin Coulter, Coulter & Associates (First Publication)

Firm Affiliate:
Carpet One, Tulsa – Designated Individual Jim Brook (First Publication)
Oklahoma Title & Escrow Corporation, designated individual Judy Anderson (Second Publication)