Tampa Bay Times Open House Event April 9 & 10

 

 

Promote your open house to more than 890,700 readers in the Tampa Bay Times and on tampabay.com/homes! New for 2016, Tampa Bay Times is publishing the ads on Saturday AND Sunday for an Open House Weekend-long Event!

The next open house promotion publishes on April 9 & 10, 2016. The deadline to be included is Tuesday, March 29 by noon. Bags and balloons may be picked up at the PRO office between Monday, April 4 and Friday, April 8 from 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

  • 1 column wide by 3″ deep ad in Sunday HomeLink section, including color photo!
  • Open House Feature Pages will appear on tampabay.com/homes during the week prior to the event. Your ad can link to your website or a virtual tour of the home!
  • Promotional Advertising on tampabay.com will link to the Open House Feature pages.

All for only $159, including process color, and a free open house warming gift bag including balloons provided by the Tampa Bay Times!

Call your account exec or 727 893.8957 or 727 893.8024 or email tmcanly@tampabay.com or bdorian@tampabay.com to schedule your ad today!

For more information about this promotion, please contact Katie Shotts at PRO, 727 216.3031 or kshotts@tampabayrealtor.com.

2016 NAR Broker Summit Announced

 

 

 

After tremendous success in 2015, NAR is pleased to announce the 2016 REALTOR®; Broker Summit, which will be held June 9-10 in Denver, CO.

Registration is open! Register now to take advantage of the early bird rate. The registration fee is only $149 through April 8.

Covering the most timely issues in the industry, including recruiting, culture, technology disruptors, and risk management, this is an event for large and small brokerages alike. Attend this event to network with colleagues and gain avice on business management and technology issues that matter to you as a Broker. While this event is designed for Broker Owners and Managers, NAR encourages all members of your management team to attend.

Visit the REALTOR®; Broker Summit page for more information, to register, and to see highlights from 2015. Stay tuned for the release of keynote speakers and session programming.

 

March On the Road Training – 160 Million Reasons to Use RPR

March 2016 On the Road Training: 160 Million Reasons to Use RPR

PRO’s On the Road Training Series brings the learning to you! We hit the road to bring you education on a variety of topics, right in your neighborhood.

Get introduced to the power of Realtors Property Resource, or RPR: a database of more than 160 million property records built from public record and assessment information. Then, MLS data is added – information vital to creating the exclusive RVM – the most reliable valuation model available. On this foundation, RPR adds layers of data integrations including mortgage, lien data, plat maps, flood zone maps, school information, just to name a few! Generate comprehensive buyer and seller reports in seconds, and provide powerful analytics to determine values and list prices. This NAR member benefit is yours at no cost!

Thursday, March 10
1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Location: Palm Harbor Library
Click here to register

 

Tuesday, March 15
1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Location: St. Petersburg Main Library
Click here to register

 

Contact: Katie Shotts
Email: KShotts@tampabayrealtor.com
Phone: 727-216-3031

Location Details
St. Petersburg Main Library
3745 9th Ave. N.
St. Petersburg FL

Location Details
Palm Harbor Library
2330 Nebraska Ave
Palm Harbor, FL

COST:
FREE for PRO members!
$10 for non-members

February On the Road Training – Amazing Apps from MFRMLS

February 2016 On the Road Training

PRO’s On the Road Training Series brings the learning to you! We hit the road to bring you education on a variety of topics, right in your neighborhood.

Amazing Apps from MFRMLS
A My Florida Regional MLS (MFRMLS) trainer will be with us this month, showing off Amazing Apps now available to you in your MLS! Cloud CMA is the easy way to create amazing reports that help you write more offers and win more listings. Our goal is to make you look awesome in front of clients and prospects! ListTrac allows you to monitor your listings – wherever they appear online – and see how they are performing on each website. New Home Source Professional, from Builders Digital Experience, LLC, is the premier website for gathering info on new homes and builds.

Tuesday, February 9
1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Location: St. Petersburg Main Library
Click here to register


Thursday, February 11
1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Location: Palm Harbor Library
Click here to register

 

Contact: Katie Shotts
Email: KShotts@tampabayrealtor.com
Phone: 727-216-3031

Location Details
St. Petersburg Main Library
3745 9th Ave. N.
St. Petersburg FL

Location Details
Palm Harbor Library
2330 Nebraska Ave
Palm Harbor, FL

COST:
FREE for PRO members!
$10 for non-members

 

 

 

 

Apply Now for the District 6 Leadership Institute

We are accepting applications for the District 6 Leadership Institute Class of 2016!

District 6 is one of 13 geographic regions designated by Florida Realtors. District 6 includes the Central Pasco Association, East Pasco Association, Florida Gulfcoast Commercial Association, Greater Tampa Association, Pinellas Realtor Organization and the West Pasco Board of Realtors.

The District 6 Leadership Institute program is designed specifically for those individuals who wish to further themselves as a leader both personally and professionally.

Participants become part of a select few from across the District who are given the opportunity to meet other motivated leaders and expand their networks. You’ll share intensive learning experiences that focus on communication skills, how to lead a team and how to work within a team. Participants will be granted access to the top leaders in our Associations, at the state level, and even beyond.

The District 6 Leadership Institute includes lectures, seminars, guest speakers, group discussions and leadership exercises. The purpose of this program is to prepare the next generation to meet future challenges and tackle vital issues affecting our industry.

Sessions will run from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Lunch will be provided.
SESSION 1
Date: Tuesday, February 23
Location: Greater Tampa Association of Realtors
Topic: Knowing Yourself as a Leader

  • Red Rock Leadership: D.I.S.C. Assessment & Understanding Yourself
  • “Mind the Gap” Interactive Session

SESSION 2
Date: Monday, April 4
Location: West Pasco Board of Realtors
Topic: Foundation of Leadership

  • Adorna Carroll: Realtor Leadership Program 200 – Becoming a Leader
  • Advocacy & RPAC

 

SESSION 3
Date: Thursday, June 9
Location: Pinellas Realtor Organization
Topic: Leadership Roles

  • Ann Guiberson & Carol Austin: Meeting Management
  • Lunch with Florida Realtors Leadership Team Candidates
  • Community Investment Project
  • Town Hall – Meet Your Local Elected Officials

SESSION 4
Date: Thursday, August 25
Location: Florida Realtors Convention, Orlando
Topic: Leadership in Action & Graduation

  • Florida Realtors Leadership Team: “What is Your Why?”
  • District 6 Leadership Institute Graduation
  • Network

    with District 6 Leadership Institute Alumni

 

» GET THE REALTOR APPLICATION

» GET THE AFFILIATE APPLICATION

Are you interested in being in the District 6 Leadership Institute Class of 2016? The cost is $99 and space is limited.
To be considered, please complete and return your application to Katie Shotts at kshotts@tampabayrealtor.com
Applications must be received by 5:00 p.m. on January 29, 2016.

 

 

Tampa Bay Times Open House Event Jan 30 & 31

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Promote your open house to more than 890,700 readers in the Tampa Bay Times and on tampabay.com/homes! New for 2016, Tampa Bay Times is publishing the ads on Saturday AND Sunday for an Open House Weekend-long Event!

The next open house promotion publishes on January 30 & 31, 2016. The deadline to be included is Tuesday, January 19 by noon. Bags and balloons may be picked up at the PRO office between Monday, January 25 and Friday, January 29 from 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

  • 1 column wide by 3″ deep ad in Sunday HomeLink section, including color photo!
  • Open House Feature Pages will appear on tampabay.com/homes during the week prior to the event. Your ad can link to your website or a virtual tour of the home!
  • Promotional Advertising on tampabay.com will link to the Open House Feature pages.

All for only $159, including process color, and a free open house warming gift bag including balloons provided by the Tampa Bay Times!

Call your account exec or 727 893.8957 or 727 893.8024 or email tmcanly@tampabay.com or bdorian@tampabay.com to schedule your ad today!

For more information about this promotion, please contact Katie Shotts at PRO, 727 216.3031 or kshotts@tampabayrealtor.com.

January On the Road Training – Financial & Retirement Planning for 2016

January 2016 On the Road Training: Financial & Retirement Planning for 2016

PRO’s On the Road Training Series brings the learning to you! We hit the road to bring you education on a variety of topics, right in your neighborhood.

Marc Walker is a Financial Advisor with Waddell & Reed. He will be presenting Financial Planning Basics, including creating an emergency fund, managing debt, developing goals, and investing basics. Then Marc will cover retirement planning, including a “3-legged stool” approach to retirement income management, avoiding the pitfalls of being too aggressive or too conservative, and planning for long-term care. Marc will also touch on some of the changes in Social Security strategies recently enacted by Congress.

Tuesday, January 12
1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Location: St. Petersburg Main Library
Click here to register


Thursday, January 21
1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Location: Palm Harbor Library
Click here to register

 

Contact: Katie Shotts
Email: KShotts@tampabayrealtor.com
Phone: 727-216-3031

Location Details
St. Petersburg Main Library
3745 9th Ave. N.
St. Petersburg FL

Location Details
Palm Harbor Library
2330 Nebraska Ave
Palm Harbor, FL

COST:
FREE for PRO members!
$10 for non-members

RPR Advanced Training January 14

RPR – Realtors Property Resource – is a FREE member benefit from the National Association of Realtors. It is a very powerful tool, available only to Realtors.

RPR Mobile™ – Big Data, Powerful Reports: Anytime, Anywhere
RPR Mobile™ delivers RPR’s vast repository of property information and tools anytime, anyplace, to any iPhone or Android phone or tablet. Use your mobile device’s location to instantly view any property nearby, or search for properties to find listing, sales, valuation, assessment, deed, foreclosure, school, photos, maps, and market trend information. Create, customize, view, save, and email colorful, company-branded reports to your clients with a few clicks. You can even add your own photos, audio, and text notes from your mobile device! Download today from the App Store or Google Play Store, and join us for a comprehensive tour of all the powerful features of this great REALTOR®-only tool!

Thursday, January 14
9:00 – 10:00 a.m.

LOCATION: PRO, Computer Lab
REGISTRATION:
Click here to register for this session

 

RPR Advanced: 10 Ways to Earn More Business Than Your Competition
RPR is more than a comprehensive database. It provides tools and resources to help expand your business. During this session, you’ll learn how to use RPR to improve prospecting and farming strategies, run accurate comp analyses, identify distressed properties and their impact on neighborhoods, and set industry standard values on home investments. You’ll also get a quick overview of RPR Mobile™. Take this class so you can get out there and start impressing clients!

10:15 – 11:15 a.m.
LOCATION: PRO, Computer Lab
REGISTRATION:
Click here to register for this session


COST:
FREE for PRO members!
$10 for non-members

Contact: Katie Shotts
Email: KShotts@tampabayrealtor.com
Phone: 727-216-3031

 

2016 Open House Dates Announced

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Promote your open house to more than 890,700 readers in the Tampa Bay Times and on tampabay.com/homes! New for 2016, Tampa Bay Times is publishing the ads on Saturday AND Sunday for an Open House Weekend-long Event!

Publication Dates for 2016:
January 30 & 31
April 9 & 10
June 25 & 26
September 24 & 25

  • 1 column wide by 3″ deep ad in Sunday HomeLink section, including color photo!
  • Open House Feature Pages will appear on tampabay.com/homes during the week prior to the event. Your ad can link to your website or a virtual tour of the home!
  • Promotional Advertising on tampabay.com will link to the Open House Feature pages.

All for only $159, including process color, and a free open house warming gift bag including balloons provided by the Tampa Bay Times!

The next open house promotion publishes on January 30 & 31, 2016. The deadline to be included is Tuesday, January 19 by noon. Bags and balloons may be picked up at the PRO office between Monday, January 25 and Friday, January 29 from 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Call your account exec or 727 893.8957 or 727 893.8024 or email tmcanly@tampabay.com or bdorian@tampabay.com to schedule your ad today!

For more information about this promotion, please contact Katie Shotts at PRO, 727 216.3031 or kshotts@tampabayrealtor.com.

Upcoming On the Road Training Dates

2016 On the Road Training

PRO’s On the Road Training Series brings the learning to you! We hit the road to bring you education on a variety of topics, right in your neighborhood.

January: Financial Planning for 2016
Marc Walker is a Financial Advisor with Waddell & Reed. He will be presenting Financial Planning Basics, including creating an emergency fund, managing debt, developing goals, and investing basics. Then Marc will cover retirement planning, including a “3-legged stool” approach to retirement income management, avoiding the pitfalls of being too aggressive or too conservative, and planning for long-term care. Marc will also touch on some of the changes in Social Security strategies recently enacted by Congress.

Tuesday, January 12
1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Location: St. Petersburg Main Library
Click here to register


Thursday, January 21
1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Location: Palm Harbor Library
Click here to register

 

February: Amazing Apps from MFRMLS
A My Florida Regional MLS (MFRMLS) trainer will be with us this month, showing off Amazing Apps now available to you in your MLS! Cloud CMA is the easy way to create amazing reports that help you write more offers and win more listings. Our goal is to make you look awesome in front of clients and prospects! ListTrac allows you to monitor your listings – wherever they appear online – and see how they are performing on each website. New Home Source Professional, from Builders Digital Experience, LLC, is the premier website for gathering info on new homes and builds.

Tuesday, February 9
1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Location: St. Petersburg Main Library
Click here to register


Thursday, February 11
1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Location: Palm Harbor Library
Click here to register

 

March: 160 Million Reasons to Use RPR
Get introduced to the power of Realtors Property Resource, or RPR: a database of more than 160 million property records built from public record and assessment information. Then, MLS data is added – information vital to creating the exclusive RVM – the most reliable valuation model available. On this foundation, RPR adds layers of data integrations including mortgage, lien data, plat maps, flood zone maps, school information, just to name a few! Generate comprehensive buyer and seller reports in seconds, and provide powerful analytics to determine values and list prices. This NAR member benefit is yours at no cost!

Tuesday, March 15
1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Location: St. Petersburg Main Library
Click here to register

Thursday, March 10
1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Location: Palm Harbor Library
Click here to register

 

Contact: Katie Shotts
Email: KShotts@tampabayrealtor.com
Phone: 727-216-3031

Location Details
St. Petersburg Main Library
3745 9th Ave. N.
St. Petersburg FL

Location Details
Palm Harbor Library
2330 Nebraska Ave
Palm Harbor, FL

COST:
FREE for PRO members!
$10 for non-members