>
Archives:
You are here: Home \ 2011 \ Page 6
2 October 2011 - 17:59, by , in House To House, No comments
By Carolyn Cahill Arkansas REALTORS Association There you are, feet up, enjoying a peaceful weekend of relaxation when suddenly the water backs up in the bathroom, or the circuit breaker throws  your electrical power off. You summon the plumber or the electrician, expecting a fast fix back to normal.  Then you hear the six words...
29 September 2011 - 13:57, by , in news, News Releases, No comments
LITTLE ROCK (September 29, 2011) – The Arkansas REALTORS® Association, the voice of real estate in Arkansas,  announced that August home sales were 19.87 percent higher than August 2010.   In addition, values of homes increased by 11.60 percent, while the average price of a home in Arkansas decreased by 7 percent. “As the Arkansas Realtors Association predicted, Arkansas home...
18 September 2011 - 5:03, by , in House To House, No comments
September is Realtor® safety month and the Arkansas Realtors® Association wants home buyers and sellers to keep safety foremost in everyone’s minds.  Help protect yourself against crimes when selling your home by working with your local Realtor® before allowing potential buyers into your home or before visiting other people’s properties. Here is some advice from...
11 September 2011 - 15:28, by , in House To House, news, 1 comment
I want to acknowledge that today is September 11th and express the thoughts, prayers and appreciation of the Arkansas Realtors® Association to the victims, families and emergency response personnel who were impacted or lost loved ones ten years ago.  Your sacrifices have made a difference to many.  God bless you and God bless America. Knock on wood, I’ve...
6 September 2011 - 18:24, by , in House To House, No comments
The appearance of Hurricane Irene last weekend and the heavy rains and flooding she brought with her only underscore the importance of flood insurance, which is the only way for homeowners to financially protect their property or businesses from flood damage. According to the National Association of Realtors®, Floods claimed more lives and property than...
1 September 2011 - 14:32, by , in news, No comments
By John Boe, Special to the Arkansas REALTORS Association As a professional sales trainer, I have the opportunity to talk with salespeople, from a wide range of industries, representing a variety of products and services. Based on their feedback, I find that while most sales reps are challenged in this difficult economy, some are doing...
30 August 2011 - 14:38, by , in news, News Releases, No comments
Arkansas Realtors® Have Outstanding July  Arkansas REALTORS® Association Releases July Housing Report LITTLE ROCK (August 30, 2011) – As predicted, the Arkansas REALTORS® Association  announced today a sizable jump in sales of Arkansas homes in July 2011.  The month’s number of units sold surpassed the same month in 2010 by 20 percent.  In addition, values...
28 August 2011 - 16:01, by , in House To House, No comments
Dear Pepe Le Pew:  Your kind has returned to my neck of the woods and, as much as I enjoyed watching you on cartoons as a child, the thrill is gone. Actually, in all fairness Pepe, it’s not you, it’s the reality show version of you.  Unlike the song you once crooned to me, I...
23 August 2011 - 16:41, by , in news, No comments
“The Arkansas REALTORS® Association is pleased to offer Arkansas REALTORS® an all-inclusive package from Form Simplicity at no additional charge,” said Mark Marchand, Chief Executive Officer of the ARA. “There is not one thing that Form Simplicity offers that is not included in the ARA’s package. “ This unlimited package includes unlimited e-signatures, unlimited faxing,...