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KAR Legislative & Business Meeting

February 7-9
Capital Plaza Hotel, Frankfort, KY
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Right now, the real estate industry is facing some major hurdles. This meeting is a great way to influence what issues are addressed and which ones become priority.

> Meet & greet your state leaders
> Share your REALTOR® concerns directly with legislators
> Support legislation & issues important to real estate in Kentucky
> Ensure policymakers hear your REALTOR® voice
> Increase the influence & clout of REALTORS® across the state 

Court reverses judgment in favor of brokerage

A North Carolina appellate court has considered whether a brokerage had a duty to alert the buyer that the firm's principal was in the process of developing a parcel of land that would obstruct the buyer's ocean view. In spring 2005, Roger and Terri Sutton ("Buyers") began searching for an investment property on Emerald Isle, North Carolina. The Buyers contacted Roy Parker of Coastland Realty, Inc. ("Brokerage"). Roy Parker owned the Brokerage with his brother Vann Parker (collectively, the "Parker brothers"), who was the supervising broker for the Brokerage. Roy referred the Buyers to a salesperson with the Brokerage, Wayne Driver ("Salesperson") (who was also Mr. Parker's son-in-law).

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CRS Course: Silver Bullet Solutions - May 10

CRSSilver Bullet Solutions (CRS 1-Day):
Thursday, May 10
CRS & GRI elective, 3 hours elective CE credit
REALTOR® Assoc. of SKY Board Office
180 W. Professional Park Ct.
Bowling Green, KY 42104
9am - 5:30pm (CST)
Instructor: Michael Selvaggio
Early-bird rate: $99 (before April 26)
After April 26 or walk-in rate: $129
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Lose the year end stress - get your CE early

Make it a New Year's resolution to get your CE completed now and lose the hassle and stress later in the year. We have several affordable online courses available that can be started now and completed on your schedule - 24/7 from any computer.

Online CE Courses

- Know the Code: Real Estate Ethics (6 hours) 
- Foreclosures, Short Sales, REOs and Auctions (6 hours)
- Environmental Issues in Real Estate (6 hours)
- Real Estate Finance Today (3 elective hours)
- Fair Housing (3 law hours)

Register here for online CE courses

Advertise in the KY REALTOR Magazine

New for KAR members, the chance to advertise in the only state-wide real estate publication is now available. Limited space is available so act now to be included. To learn more, email hcooper@kar.com, call 800.264.2185 or click here.

From the KAR blog:

Nationwide Open House - April 28 & 29


KAR is teaming up with associations across the country for the third annual Nationwide Open House weekend. The purpose is to encourage those who are thinking of buying a home to take advantage of unique home market factors including low interest rates, good selection of inventory and Kentucky's low cost of homeownership. REALTORS® should also take this opportunity to educate potential home buyers on the benefits of homeownership.

Look for more information in the next issue of the newsletter and check the website for updates and additional promotional materials.

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Save up to 30% on UPS shipping


KAR members can save up to 30% off UPS Express air and international shipments. All this with the peace of mind that comes from using the carrier that delivers outstanding reliability, greater speed, more service, and innovative technology. UPS guarantees delivery of more packages around the world than anyone, and delivers more packages overnight on time in the US than any other carrier.

Members currently enrolled in the UPS Savings Program must re-enroll to take advantage of this new exclusive offer.

KAR members can save:
* Up to 30% on UPS Next Day Air® and Worldwide Express®
* Up to 23% on UPS 2nd Day Air®
* Up to 10% on business services at The UPS Store®

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January 2012
In This Issue
KAR Meeting
Court reverses judgment
CRS Course
CE early
KAR blog
Open House
UPS Discount

KAR Affinity Partners 

UPS (New Program) 

KAR members can save up to 30% on UPS shipping. Members currently enrolled in the UPS Savings Program must re-enroll to take advantage of this new exclusive offer.


Showing Suite
Get feedback on your listings, improve communication with your sellers, and set yourself apart from your competition with HomeFeedback®.

Drug Card

As a member, you, your family & friends may be able to lower your prescription drug costs.

Nationwide Insurance
Offering you a special insurance program that could save you up to $500 with special rates on your auto policy.

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Broker Involvement


Get involved in a program that will boost Kentucky's Call-for-Action response rates. If you are a real estate broker in Kentucky, please enroll (it's free and easy), and if you are an agent, please encourage your broker to join this effective network of broker leadership in public advocacy for REALTORS® across the United States.

Learn more and enroll here (to enroll, click the "Join the Program" button on the left side)

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