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The Department of Business Regulation released the bulletin FAQ for Real Estate Principal Brokers and Affiliated Licensees RI Real Estate Legal Requirments for Teams and Penalties for Violations on 6/13/2019. RIAR will be holding a talk forum on Friday, June 28 from 11:30 am - 1:00 pm to discuss the bulletin and gather feedback. For more information, or to sign up, click here.
RPR® is an invaluable member benefit offered exclusively to REALTORS® at no additional cost. RPR services every segment of the real estate industry: Residential, Commercial, Brokers, Appraisers, Associations, and MLSs. Click here to access webinars in June and July about how to use this membership resource.
Nominations for 2019 REALTOR® of the Year are open and applications will be accepted through May 31, 2019. Click here to download the application and recognize an outstanding member of the Board who has provided distinguished service to the Greater Providence Board of REALTORS®, RI Association of REALTORS®, National Association of REALTORS®, Business Community and has demonstrated volunteerism in civic and charitable organizations.
We are seeking nominations from REALTORS® interested in serving as Officers and Directors of the Board. Deadline to apply is 5/10/19. Click here to nominate someone or apply directly.
Members - save the date for our complimentary webinar "Powerful First Impressions" on 4/12/19 from 11 a.m. - Noon, presented by Diane Wilbur. Learn more about Diane here.More details coming soon!
Sign up for our 4/3 Battle of the Brands Charity Trivia Night to benefit Hasbro's Children's Hospital Childlife Program & Tides Family Services.
We have relocated to our temporary office: 2178 Mendon Rd., Suite 400, Cumberland, RI 02864. We are open Mon-Fri from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Members - join us on 3/28/19 from 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. for our RPAC March Madness Mixer.
Members - read our latest newsletter here.
Members, join us for our first Lunch n' Learn of the year with Paul Dion CPA, Tuesday, February 12 from 12 - 1:30 pm. Paul will discuss tax strategies for agents and brokers.
NOW ACCEPTING 2018 circle of sales awards applications - digitally filings only. Please file by 4:30 pm on 2/1/19. Please read the rules and then complete both pages of this worksheet and file with appropriate substantiating documentation. Questions? Call Erin Herzog at 401-274-8383, ext. 10 or email email@example.com
Just 10 days left! Members - have you renewed your 2019 dues and submitted your Code of Ethics class certificate? Only a few days remain before December 31st. Questions? Please call 401-274-8383.
Happy holidays to all our members and friends! Our offices will be closed on 12/24, 12/25 & 1/1.
Thanks to all our members and friends who came out to our Holiday Party on 12/6/18 at Skyline in Providence. Check out our photos on our Facebook page, and make plans to join us next year!
Members - time to sign up for 2019 committee appointments by 11/5/18. Click here to learn more information and then sign up through the member portal.
Interested in sponsoring our holiday party of 12/6 at Skyline at Waterplace? Then please click here to learn more and then sign up by 11/5/18.
Members 2019 dues renewal orders are paperless and have now been posted to member portal. They are due 11/1/18. See here for frequently asked questions and answers. See here for instructions on how to renew online.
The Board presented the 2018 Lear Award to Dee Conley, Broker Associate of Williams & Stuart Real Estate in Cranston. This award distinguishes an outstanding member of the Board. To read more, click here.
We would like to congratulate Agueda Del Borgo on her installation as our 112th President of the Board on Wednesday, 9/12/18. View the full press release here.
The 2019 dues orders will be posted to the member portal by the first of October. Please be on the lookout for email and text reminders. We appreciate our members' support!
The Board is pleased to welcome our 2 newest Professional Association Staffers: Maria Glanvill, Executive Assistant & Jocelyn Hopkins, Membership & Marketing Administrator.
Save the Date of 9/12/18 and plan to attend our 112th Annual Meeting & Installation of 2019 Officers and Directors at the Rhodes on the Pawtuxet at 5:30 pm. Click here to see more details or to register. Click here to see our Proposed 2019 Slate of Officers & Directors.
Register now for our 8/29/18 Summer's End Trivia Night to benefit Hope Hospice RI and the RI Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.
Congratulations to Rita Danielle Steele of Providence. Rita was named our 2018 REALTOR® of the Year and will be recognized at our 9/12/18 Annual Meeting. She will then vie for State REALTOR® of the Year on 10/24/18. Congratulations Rita!
GPBOR is hosting a Community Shred It Event from 10 a.m. to Noon on 7/14/18. Members, friends, family, neighbors and guests may drop off up to 2 boxes of paper files for complimentary shredding. Look for the Shred 'N Go truck in our parking lot: 365 Eddy Street, Suite 1, Providence, RI. Located directly across from the South Street Landing campus.
GPBOR has appointed Suzanne Silva, RCE, as Chief Executive Officer. Read the full press release here.
Are you a new member who needs to complete the required new member orientation program within the first 180 days of your membership? Registration for our 9/10 program (5-7 pm) at the Providence Marriott is now open here.
The National Asociation of REALTORS® has adopted a $30 dues increase for 2019, bringing the total of their portion only to $185. As of this writing, the GPBOR and RIAR REALTOR® dues for 2019 have not yet been established. Learn more about the dues increase and the value of NAR membership to REALTORS® here.
Our Housing Opportunities Committee is pleased to present Bridge the Gap with Intentional Inclusion and a Commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of the Fair Housing Act on 6/7/18 from 1-5 p.m. This event features a remarkable national speaker, offers for 3 Core RI CEU's, is free and will be presented at the Showcase Cinemas Warwick Mall. Click here for more details.
The deadline for the 5th biennial REALTOR®Code of Ethics class is coming up! Be ready by 12/31/18 with these in-person or online class options.
We are now acceping nominations for 2018 REALTOR® of the Year candidates through 6/1/18. Click HERE for the form and more information.
Starting 4/5, we will begin accepting nominations for 2019 Officers and Directors. The deadline to file is 5/18/18. To see the criteria, forms and requirements, please click here.
Registration is now open for what promises to be a great evening. RACE for RPAC on 4/24/18 from 5-8 p.m. at Fuel Sportsbar located at R1 Indoor Karting in Lincoln. For more info or to register, please click here.
Read about the updated RI lead paint guidelines and forms effective 1/1/2018.
The 2017 Circle of Sales Excellence Awards Applications and Guidelines are now available. Filing deadline: 4:30 pm EST on 2/1/2018.
Interested members, must read the guidelines first.
Then complete the application (which is an Excel file) and return it and all supporting documentation by the deadline.
Our offices will be closed on 12/25/17, 12/26/17 and 1/1/18 in observance of the holidays. We are not open on the weekends.
We will be open from 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. on 12/27/17, 12/28/17 and 12/29/17. Wishing all our members and friends very happy holidays!
Thanks to all who volunteered to serve a 2018 committee or task force. Appointment letters were mailed out 12/6/17.
Registration is now open for our 12/7/17 Holiday Party. Click here for more details
Members - don't forget to submit your nomination as a 2018 volunteer by 11/7/17. Login to the member portal and then click on "committees" on the top menu.
Sally Hersey installed as the 2018 President of the Greater Providence Board of REALTORS® - click here to see the full text of this article.
Members will received their usernames and passwords via email today in order to renew their annual dues.
2018 dues orders - how to renew on the member portal
2018 dues - questions and answers
The Board's website is now www.gpbor.realtor and our staff has all new email addresses. See them here.
As a reminder - the 2018 dues renewal invoices are paperless. They will be posted on the member portal on 9/15/17. Members will receive an advisory email then (from firstname.lastname@example.org). They will then be responsible for logging into portal to renew with their debit or credit card by the due date. Thank you for your support and membership!
Did you read our latest news, including the changes to the Circle of Sales Awards program? Click here for more.
Congratulations to Don Parsons, Principal Broker of Anytime Realty in Johnson. Don was selected as the 2017 GPBOR REALTOR® of the Year. He serves as a Director of the Board and is on many committees. He is also on the Board of Directors of the RI & MA Make a Wish Foundation. Don will be recognized at our Annual Meeting on 9/13/17 at the Squantum Association.