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In this Issue   October 31, 2016

Daylight Savings this Weekend

SPAAR Committees: Apply Now!

Update for eKEY® with an Apple® device

In Need of Health Insurance?

Apply for 30 Under 30 2017

Cultural Insights Roundtable: Participants Needed

Upcoming Education & Events

Bring in the SPAAR Squad for your Next Office Meeting

Twin Cities Housing Market Statistics

Welcome, New Members!

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Daylight Savings this Weekend

Daylight Saving Time ends at 2 am on Sunday, Nov. 6. Remember to set your clocks back one hour on Saturday, Nov. 5 before heading to bed.

 
 

SPAAR Committees: Accepting Applications for 2017

SPAAR is accepting applications for committee positions in 2017. Serving as a member of a SPAAR comittee or board provides many rewarding benefits including: developing leadership skills, expanding your network, and cultivating your skills and talents. Our volunteer members also provide a crucial role in shaping the future of our association. No matter what your skills and interests, SPAAR has a committee for you! Applications will be accepted through November 18, 2016.

LEARN MORE ABOUT COMMITTEE OPPORTUNITIES | APPLY FOR A COMMITTEE

 
 

Update for eKEY® with an Apple® device

Apple recently released operating system iOS 10.1 for iPhones and iPads. Testing for the new iOS with the eKEY app is complete and no issues were found.

 
 

In Need of Health Insurance?

REALTORS® Insurance Marketplace is an exclusive ‘one-stop’ insurance shopping site. It provides NAR members with a roster of health and wellness insurance plans and products, including a major medical health insurance exchange.

  • Obtain quotes, compare plans and purchase directly online.
  • All plans are from top-rated insurance carriers.
  • Site is powered by SASid, a trusted NAR partner who specializes in helping NAR members find the best insurance plans and products for themselves and their families.
VISIT THE REALTORS® INSURANCE MARKETPLACE
 
 

Apply for 30 Under 30 2017

Are you killing it in sales, taking on leadership roles, or making a difference in your community? You may have what it takes to join the ranks of the 30 Under 30 class of 2017. REALTOR® Magazine is accepting applications now through Jan. 17. All members of the National Association of REALTORS® who will be under the age of 30 as of May 31, 2017 are invited to apply.

MORE INFORMATION

 
 

Cultural Insights Roundtable: Participants Needed

Do you have experience working with diverse homebuyers? Curious about cultural traditions related to housing and home-buying? SPAAR is looking for volunteers to join a panel discussion on Cultural Insights. This discussion will be held at SPAAR's Eagan office on November 2, from 11:30am to 1pm. Lunch will be provided. Registration is required to participate.

For more information please contact Joe McKinley at jmckinley@spaar.com or 651-772-6344. This discussion is sponsored by SPAAR’s Diversity Committee.

 
 

Upcoming Education & Events

  • Cultural Insights Roundtable. Wednesday, Nov. 2, 11:30am-1:30pm. REGISTRATION
  • Introduction to Realtors Property Resource (RPR). Wednesday, Nov. 9, 10am-11am. 1.0 CE Hours. REGISTRATION
  • One91 Realtors Summit. Thursday, Nov. 10, 9am-11am at Burnsville High School. REGISTRATION
  • Dresser Build with Bridging. Friday, Nov. 11, 9:30am-12pm. REGISTRATION
  • Environmental Topics for Realtors, hosted by Washington County. Thursday, Nov. 17, Noon-4:30pm. REGISTRATION
  • MetroYPN Year End Celebration at the Nook. Tuesday, Dec. 6, 5pm-7pm. REGISTRATION
 
 

Bring in the SPAAR Squad for your Next Office Meeting

Looking for useful content for upcoming office meetings? SPAAR Squad is here to help! Our staff members are available to attend your meeting and speak about a variety of relevant topics. We also provide onsite training (some with free CE) for groups of 25 or more.

SPAAR SQUAD TOPIC LIST | SPAAR SQUAD REQUEST FORM

 
 

Housing Market Statistics

Get up-to-date housing market information here! SPAAR provides four different types of reports so you can offer your clients the most accurate housing data available. Click below to see how the market's doing.

Local Market Updates | Weekly Market Activity Report | Housing Supply Overview | Monthly Market Indicators

 
 

Welcome, New Members!

SPAAR would like to welcome all our new members! Thank you joining, and we look forward to helping you be successful in your business.

Member Name Company Name
Bode, Dylan Keller Williams Premier Realty
Lam, Dangkhoa Realty Group, Inc.
Yang, Yia Creative Results