November 30 – GNAR Weekly Newsletter

Members – On the move….

Be sure to update your records for the following member moves/office openings:

  • Parry Law and Title is now conveniently located at 79 State Street, in the heart of downtown Newburyport.  Please visit Denise and Phil Parry at their new office.
  • Coldwell Banker is now located at the former art gallery on the end of Green Street (left side) – address is 47 Merrimac Street, Newburyport

Smoke Alarm Regulations Change 12/1mass-public-safety

 Please visit the Office of Public Safety website (click on image) for useful information for you as well as your clients on new regulations taking effect on 12/1.  

 

Installation and Holiday Party
TOMORROW!  5:3OPM

JOIN US FOR THE ANNUAL HOLIDAY PARTY AND INSTALLATION ON 12/1/16

December 1GNAR Holiday Party and Installation of Officers and Directors at Blue Ocean Event Center starting at 5:30pm. Ticket sales are now closed.  Those attending should bring a check payable to GNAR for $35 or exact amount for cash.  No credit cards accepted.

COME EARLY OR STAY LATE!
As a special feature this year, we will have access to view the trees and use the indoor skating rink before and after our party (5-9).  Be sure to see the #getRealtor tree decorated and in the raffle.  Over 150 trees are donated and raffled to benefit Anna Jacques Hospital.  The GNAR tree features REALTOR Blue and White (and silver too) and also includes universal cell phone charger as an added gift.  One lucky winner will take home the tree donated by GNAR #getRealtor.

Weekly – Broker OH Offerings… 

Please search for the latest Broker Open House offerings using MLS PIN.

Search for Broker OH (next 3 days) and you’ll see all the THURSDAY listings with a broker bus icon offered in our area.   Broker OH should be added to MLS PIN before noon each Wednesday.

MLS PIN Training Classes at GNAR
– FREE – December Schedule

Pinergy Overview: 3rd Party Programs, Settings, and Tools 12/14/2016 9:30 AM Sign Up
Getting Started with Pinergy: Searching for Listings 12/14/2016 12:30 PM Sign Up

Class Snow Cancellation Policy
MLS PIN training classes will be cancelled due to inclement weather if the local schools in the town where the classes are being held are closed. If there is a school delay training classes will start at their regular scheduled time. MLS PIN has a cancellation line which can be reached by dialing 1-800-695-3000 and entering 7777 to check the status of a training class as well. We have all of this information posted on our website. In the event a class is cancelled, our system will automatically send out an email to any agent that is signed up letting them know the class has been cancelled.

COMMUNITY CORNER

Support the Newburyport National Art Honor Society with their Saturday night auction, on December 3.  Details on flyer below:skmbt_c20316112914080

 

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November 23 – GNAR Weekly Newsletter

 Happy Thanksgiving
to all our members!thanksgiving-open-house

We are thankful for the amazing market this past year, as well as for our incredibly active and involved affiliates and Realtor members!  Thank you to all that have volunteered in 2016, we’re looking forward to another great year in 2017.  Please join us at the holiday party.  Details below:

FINAL CALL FOR RSVPS!

Please rsvp for this fun event!  
Food, music, and free admission to Tree Festival, free “Skating”, and $10 SeaGlass gift!
Bring a guest!!

RSVP using this link:
https://goo.gl/forms/PA4rtPByykfvWxBA3

(SIGN UP NOW and we’ll get you in!!
deadline was 11/23 TODAY, )

GNAR Installation and Holiday PARTY!!!

JOIN US FOR THE ANNUAL HOLIDAY PARTY AND INSTALLATION ON 12/1/16

December 1GNAR Holiday Party and Installation of Officers and Directors at Blue Ocean Event Center starting at 5:30pm.  Tickets are just $35.00 and all members are invited and may purchase tickets for a guest.

Thank you to our generous sponsors for this event —

PLATINUM SPONSORS

Citizens Bank

Lance Adie

Parry Law and Title Company

Denise and Phil Parry

GOLD SPONSOR

MLS-Property Info Network

Jeannine Ellis

SILVER SPONSORS

Mortgage Financial Services

Eric Palen

Law Office  of
Michael B. McCarthy

Michael McCarthy, Esq.

BRONZE SPONSORS

Liberty Law

Charles Palmisano &
Rob Ciampitti

Arlene M. Keating, LLC

Arlene Keating
Attorney-at-Law

As a special feature this year, we will have access to view the trees and use the indoor skating rink before and after our party.  Be sure to see the #getRealtor tree decorated and ready for raffle.  If you have not attended this event, you are in for a treat!  Over 150 trees are donated and raffled to benefit Anna Jacques Hospital.  You view trees and place your tickets in the raffle slot next to tree you hope to win.  The GNAR tree features REALTOR Blue and White (and silver too) and also includes universal cell phone charger as an added gift.  One lucky winner will #getRealtor.

A ‘sneak peek’ below of Marion and Susan decorating the #getRealtor tree.  We also ran into to some GNAR members setting up their special entry at the event, the North Shore Realty Group!

 

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November 16 – GNAR Weekly Newsletter

Thank you to all the GNAR
Salvation Army Volunteers!

There was a tremendous turnout of volunteers and hungry, appreciative guests last Thursday!  We served over 80 meals consisting of meatloaf, mashed potatoes and carrots.  The guests were very complimentary of our meal, and we could not have done it without all the great contributions of cooking, prepping, serving and clean up.  THANK YOU ALL!

Thank you to Salisbury
Town Manager Neil Harrington

A highly informative meeting was held at the Salisbury Public Library with Town Manager, Neil Harrington who provided updates on the recent changes to housing stock, zoning initiatives, and improvements throughout the Town of Salisbury.  A delicious breakfast was hosted by Bob Pezzella of RMS Mortgage, with a special thank you for the home baked pumpkin muffins (thank Tracy P)!

Tomorrow…Member Mixer-11/17
at Starboard Galley in Newburyport

DONT FORGET ….MEMBER MIXER at 5:30pm at the Starboard Galley in Newburyport generously sponsored by Sherry Temple Pruyn of Haverhill Bank and Eric Palen of Mortgage Financial Services.  For our last mixer of 2016, we are returning to the venue where the mixers all started two years ago.  Thanks to Bob Pezella an Liz Ryan for coordinating all the fun this year and last!

RSVP Today for the Installation and
Holiday Party at Blue Ocean Music Hall

JOIN US FOR THE ANNUAL HOLIDAY PARTY AND INSTALLATION ON 12/1/16

December 1GNAR Holiday Party and Installation of Officers and Directors at Blue Ocean Event Center starting at 5:30pm.  Tickets are just $35.00 and all members are invited and may purchase tickets for a guest.

As a special feature this year, we will have access to view the trees and use the indoor skating rink before and after our party.  Be sure to see the #getRealtor tree decorated and ready for raffle.  If you have not attended this event, you are in for a treat!  Over 150 trees are donated and raffled to benefit Anna Jacques Hospital.  You view trees and place your tickets in the raffle slot next to tree you hope to win.  The GNAR tree features REALTOR Blue and White (and silver too) and also includes universal cell phone charger as an added gift.  One lucky winner will #getRealtor.

RSVP using the email sent to you or this link:
https://goo.gl/forms/PA4rtPByykfvWxBA3

A ‘sneak peek’ below of Marion and Susan decorating the #getRealtor tree.  We also ran into to some GNAR members setting up their special entry at the event, the North Shore Realty Group!

 

Weekly – Broker OH Offerings… 

Please search for the latest Broker Open House offerings using MLS PIN.

Search for Broker OH (next 3 days) and you’ll see all the THURSDAY listings with a broker bus icon offered in our area.   Broker OH should be added to MLS PIN before noon each Wednesday.

Free MLS PIN Training at GNAR

November 2016 – Register Today!

Pinergy’s CMA & Market Reports 11/29/2016 9:30 AM Sign Up
Pinergy’s Listings Management 11/29/2016 1:00 PM Sign Up

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November 9 – GNAR News

Join Us tomorrow at
Salisbury Public Library

9am – November 10 – MEMBER MEETING at Salisbury Public Library – Town Manager, Neil Harrington to provide local updates on the happenings in the Town of Salisbury.  NOTE:  Meeting starts at 9am, there will be coffee and refreshments starting at 9am hosted by Bob Pezzella of RMS Mortgage.

November Mixer-11/17
Starboard Galley in Newburyport

November 17- MEMBER MIXER at the Starboard Galley in Newburyport from 5:30-7:30pm sponsored by Sherry Temple Pruyn of Haverhill Bank and Eric Palen of Mortgage Financial Services.

Holiday Party and Installation on 12/1

December 1 – GNAR Holiday Party and Installation of Officers and Directors at Blue Ocean Event Center starting at 5:30pm.  Sponsorships available.  Ticket sales to commence next Monday the 14th.

Weekly – Broker OH Offerings… 

Please search for the latest Broker Open House offerings using MLS PIN.  Note:  There is an OH with a gas card raffle, everyone could use that!

Search for Broker OH (next 3 days) and you’ll see all the THURSDAY listings with a broker bus icon offered in our area.   Broker OH should be added to MLS PIN before noon each Wednesday.

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From MAR . . .

The latest Notes from the Legal Hotline was provided by MAR Legal Counsel and can be found on the GNAR website under helpful links or click here:
notes-from-the-mar-legal-hotline-11-1-2016-regulations (November Edition)

From NAR . . .

Kim Weeks and Susan Tiernan recently attended the 2016 Habitat Build in Orlando as part of the National Association of REALTORS Annual Conference and Expo.   It was a great experience and allowed us to learn more about this organization as well as framing a house!  For more info on the build featuring a video interview with Susan Tiernan visit:

http://realtormag.realtor.org/news-and-commentary/feature/article/2016/11/helping-hand-for-orlando

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Free MLS PIN Training at GNAR

November 2016 – Register Today!

Pinergy’s CMA & Market Reports 11/29/2016 9:30 AM Sign Up
Pinergy’s Listings Management 11/29/2016 1:00 PM Sign Up

**COMMUNITY CORNER**

Visit the new Art Gallery at our affiliate, The Appliance Warehouse, in Seabrook.  Hosted by two affiliates, Tom Godbout of Embrace Home Loans and Michael McCarthy Law office.

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November 2 – GNAR News

Join Us on 11/10 at
Salisbury Public Library

9am – November 10 – MEMBER MEETING at Salisbury Public Library – Town Manager, Neil Harrington to provide local updates on the happenings in the Town of Salisbury.  NOTE:  Meeting starts at 9am, there will be coffee and refreshments starting at 9am.

Salvation Army – Gratitude Dinner Service

Starting at 4;30pm – November 10 – Salvation Army Dinner – Volunteer opportunity from 4-6:30pm.  Come for part or the entire time.  A sign up will be sent out this week for both food donations and time donations.  A great Fall menu has been planned with meatloaf, mashed, and carrots.  We are seeking cooked meatloafs, trays of cooked mashed potatoes, and prepeeled regular (not baby) carrots.  Got questions?  Call GNAR for more info.

November Mixer at Starboard Galley on 11/17

November 17- MEMBER MIXER at the Starboard Galley in Newburyport from 5:30-7:30pm sponsored by Sherry Temple Pruyn of Haverhill Bank and Eric Palen of Mortgage Financial Services.

Holiday Party and Installation on 12/1

December 1 – GNAR Holiday Party and Installation of Officers and Directors at Blue Ocean Event Center, more details to follow.  Sponsorships available.

Weekly – Broker OH and Luncheons

Search for the latest Broker Open House offerings using MLS PIN.  Search for Broker OH (next 3 days) and you’ll see all the listings with a broker bus icon offered in our area.   Broker OH should be added to MLS PIN before noon each Wednesday.

December 31, 2016 is the end of
Cycle 4 for NAR Code of Ethics

ALL GNAR MEMBERS must have completed the Code of Ethics to be in compliance with the four-year cycle set forth by the National Association of REALTORS.  Those still in need of this mandatory training before 12/31/16 have been notified.  This training is required for your REALTOR status to remain active.    The last classroom offering was this past Monday, 10/17.  If you did not attend, and still need COE, you must take the course online – directions will be sent to those that have not yet completed Cycle 4 (ending 12/131/16).

Free MLS PIN Training at GNAR

November 2016 – Register Today!

Pinergy’s CMA & Market Reports 11/29/2016 9:30 AM Sign Up
Pinergy’s Listings Management 11/29/2016 1:00 PM Sign Up

**COMMUNITY CORNER**

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