Get to Know 2014 President Deb Chamberlain
2014 President Deb Chamberlain answers a few questions about herself and 2014. Read them here.
Â REALTORSÂ® at the Capitol - April 3
Join hundreds of REALTORSÂ® from all over Connecticut as we gather to meet with State Senators and Representatives to let them know our views on the issues that affect our business. Visit www.ctrealtor.com/rac for more information and to register.
Important Carbon Monoxide Detector News
The threat of Carbon Monoxide is real and as of January 1, 2014, Sellers of 1-2 family homes built prior to October 1, 2005 will be required to furnish their purchasers with an affidavit that the property has working smoke and carbon monoxide detectors or to provide a credit. CAR has produced a series of public service announcements highlighting how CO detectors can save lives, and the new law. For more information and to listen.
Changes to the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP)
Rules and revisions to flood maps have resulted in significant insurance premium changes for many properties. CAR has developed a page of links and resources that you can use with your clients and customers; along with a special CT REALTORSÂ® Legal Alert that includes a glossary of terms and has an Â informational sheet to provide to sellers and buyers so they are aware of the potential impact of the changes.
Raymond F. Gates, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Applications are NOW AVAILABLE!
Children/step children of REALTORSÂ®, REALTOR-ASSOCIATESÂ®, local Board/Association staff and CAR staff members are eligible to apply. Get more information and application downloads. Deadline: March 28, 2014.
Save $65 on Continuing Education Courses Online!
Complete 12-Hours of Online Continuing Education courses required for 2014 license renewal consisting of 3 hours of â€śCT Real Estate Law: Updated and Revisited" (mandatory course) plus 9 hours of real estate elective courses. Purchase one of our discounted 12-hour packages for just $95!!
Continuing Education is Due
CT CE for license renewal is due in 2014, for Brokers by March 31, for Salespersons by May 31. Find out the requirements and where to complete them.