Tuesday, September 6, 2011

GTAR Weekly Facts – September 5, 2011

THIS WEEK! September 7
Polly Choate will be teaching a Realist 2.0 class at the Pryor Vo-Tech on Wednesday, September 7, 9:30-11:00 a.m. The class is free and no registration is required—just show up and learn! 

THIS WEEK! September 8
Safety and YOU…The Real Estate Professional
9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. with instructor Lori Morgan and special guest, Lori Fullbright, KOTV/Channel 6. September is REALTOR® Safety Month which is a reminder to real estate professionals that safety needs to be a priority. Everyday situations can be potentially dangerous: You’re meeting with strangers all of the time and often in vacant homes—extra precautions need to be taken. Education is the key! Start by attending GTAR’s new class: Safety and YOU...The Real Estate Professional. OREC approved for 3 hours required HOT CE credit. Already have your HOT hours? It still counts toward your elective hours. Register online at tulsarealtors.com.
THIS WEEK! Deadline to Register
45 Hour Post License Course
GTAR will be offering an OREC approved 45 Hour Post License Course starting September 14; class will be every Wednesday and Thursday, 5:30-8:30 p.m. through November 9 with instructor Lori Morgan. Cost is $250; a minimum of 12 is needed to offer the course. Deadline to register is Friday, September 9. Register online at tulsarealtors.com.
September 19-20
CRS 201: Listing Strategies
8:30 a.m-5:00 p.m. with Jackie Leavenworth. Learn Listing Strategies Designed to Work with Today’s Technology. Jackie’s pricing strategies are new, fresh, and unique. Learn how to use your MLS to create pricing visuals that will prepare sellers to position their homes to sell quickly. If you have never taken the CRS 201: Listing Strategies course…it will change your career. If you took this course several years ago, attend again. If you’re not working on the CRS designation nor plan to, attend anyway! Cost for the two-day course is $275. OREC approved for 16 hours elective CE credit. Register online at tulsarealtors.com.
September CE Classes
For more information and to enroll: log on to tulsarealtors.com, click the red Education bar on the Member Services page, then click Register for Classes. All classes are $15 pre-registered and $20 day of class, unless otherwise noted. All classes are held in the GTAR Training Center.
NEW: Safety and You…The Real Estate Professional: Thursday, September 8, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.; Lori Morgan; (HOT)
NEW: Don’t Be Listless! The Listing Presentation: Thursday, September 15, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.; Lori Morgan; (Elec.)
Encore Presentation: Home Inspection and the Law: Wednesday, September 28, 1:00-5:00 p.m.;
Dan LaBrake (HOT)
REALTOR® Ethics: Thursday, September 29, 1:00-4:00 p.m.; Sherry Lewis; (PSC); No Cost
Upcoming Computer Classes at GTAR
Pre-registration is required; space is limited to 14 per class. For more information and to enroll: log on to tulsarealtors.com, click the red Education bar on the Member Services page, then click Register for Classes. All classes are held in the GTAR Computer Lab, unless otherwise stated.
MarketLinx 1: Tuesday, September 6, 1:00-4:00 p.m.
MarketLinx 2: Thursday, September 8, 1:00-4:00 p.m.
MarketLinx 3 (Prospect Gateway): Monday, September 12, 2:00-4:00 p.m.
Realist 2.0 (Lecture): Wednesday, September 14, 3:00-4:30 p.m. (Training Center; max 140)
Doc Manager: Thursday, September 15, 2:00-4:00 p.m.
GTAR will be Adding Your Agent Photo to Your Listings on tulsarealtors.com
It pays to have your photo on your listing—so make sure your photo is up to date. To add your photo to the public site, log on to tulsarealtors.com. From the Main Menu, under the Member Resources tab, choose Edit Personal Info. Here you can browse and upload your photo, so it will show up on all your listings!
Outdoor Appliance Guides
REALTOR® Content Resource has five free outdoor appliance guides that you can post to your Facebook page and make available to consumers in other ways. One of the pieces is a guide to outdoor sinks.
Membership 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.
Angie Bowker, BowkerBrant Realty Group, Inc. (First Publication)
Michelle Epps, associated with Chinowth & Cohen (Second Publication)
MLS Waiver Request:
John Wilhite, associated with Prairie Creek Realty & Auction (First Publication)