Category: Announcements

Wanted Marketing Meeting Facilitator Central Meeting
Our Central (Laguna Hills) Marketing Meeting & Preview has an opening for a new Facilitator. We want to thank Christy Coffey for her years of service to the association and its members. If you are interested in applying for the facilitator position, please complete the application below and return
Congratulations to our newly elected 2022 Officers! Scott White, 2022 President-Elect, and Joyce Endo, 2022 Treasurer
The Orange County REALTORS® Board of Directors held an election on Wednesday, July 7th to elect our 2022 officers. Congratulations to our newly elected 2022 President-Elect, Scott White, and our 2022 Treasurer, Joyce Endo. Scott White, 2022 President-Elect: Scott’s Southern California roots run deep
Accepting Applications for CAR and NAR Directors
Applications are now available for those that wish to apply for State and National Director positions. State Director Application National Director Application Please print, sign, and email back to Debby Ritter by Monday, June 11, 2021. To complete the application(s), please download each PDF and
2022 CAR and NAR Committee Timelines
2022 C.A.R. Committee Timeline C.A.R. COMMITTEE SELECTION OVERVIEW - TIMELINE FOR 2022 APPOINTMENTS (Dates are subject to change) APRIL 2021 Committee Selection Process goes live in early April for members to make recommendations for Chair, Vice Chair, Issues Chair and Member positions on Standing,
Our Canyon Areas (RSM) Marketing Meeting & Preview has an opening for a new Co-Facilitator to serve with the current Facilitator, Amy Nieto. If you are interested in applying for the co-facilitator position, please complete the application below and return it to Debby Ritter ( )
On February 10, 2021, Zillow announced the acquisition of ShowingTime . Orange County REALTORS® is monitoring the conversation and is in communication with CRMLS to assess any implications of the acquisition. Errol Samuelson, Chief Industry Development Officer at Zillow Group, explained that
Orange County REALTORS® hosts seven virtual weekly marketing meetings throughout Orange County for members to promote their listings and network. Recently our Huntington Beach meeting, led by facilitator Lori Jones with Central Escrow Group, raised money for a great cause. Lori Jones said “We
At the Installation of 2021 Officers and Directors on December 2, Orange County REALTORS® proudly announced the winners of their annual awards for Committee of the Year, Affiliates of the Year, Volunteer of the Year, REALTOR® of the Year, and the newly added Distinguished Service Award. The
At the Installation of 2021 Officers and Directors on December 2, Orange County REALTORS® proudly announced the names of the three most recent recipients of its Leadership Legacy Award. They are Sandra Deering, Nancy Hunt, and Mary Aileen Matheis. Sandra Deering has been an active REALTOR® since
2020 Realtor, Affiliate, and Volunteer Nominations
Do you know a super REALTOR®, Affiliate, or Volunteer? Each year, at the Annual Installation of Officers and Directors, we recognize one REALTOR® and two Affiliate members who exemplify professional excellence and service to the real estate community. In addition, we will be honoring one member for
The Videographer Awards today announced winners from the early deadline for the 2020 international awards competition that recognizes outstanding achievement in video and digital production skills. There are expected to be more than 1,500 entries from throughout the United States and dozens of other
“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.” Martin Luther King, Jr. We are deeply saddened by the recent string of tragedies including George Floyd’s senseless death; our hearts go out to all families, directly or indirectly,
Orange County REALTORS® Instructor Dan Smith has partnered with Inman to bring you a free 90-day trial of Inman Select . Once you subscribe, you unlock $100 off a ticket to Connect Now , Inman’s new virtual event. It’s another way we’re working to help our members through this challenging time. JUNE
Committee Applications Are Now Open Applications accepted through June 1, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. Central Time. Visit the Committee Selection Process page for more information. Submit your NAR Committee application(s) in order to be considered for a committee leadership or member position. You are
On April 16, 2020, Governor Gavin Newsom issued Executive Order N52-20 which, among other things, extends several Department of Real Estate (DRE) statutory deadlines by 60 days. Highlights of the Executive Order that relate to DRE stakeholders include extending the following for 60 days: timeframes
The California Department of Real Estate (DRE) is warning California consumers that the COVID-19 pandemic may lead to an increase in loan modification scams and foreclosure rescue scams, as previously seen during the mortgage meltdown of the late 2000s. DRE issued a Consumer Alert which explains
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Nominations are now being accepted until January 3, 2020 for the Leadership Legacy Award. Recipients of the Orange County REALTORS® Leadership Legacy Award must have demonstrated a clear understanding that leadership is not only about being in charge but also about taking care of those in your
Each year, the Association reviews its Bylaws to assure legal compliance, to include any mandated changes by the California Association of REALTORS® or National Association of REALTORS® and to update sections as needed. Members must login to view the proposed amendments. Once logged in, click on

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