PAR Office Closed For Memorial DayThe PAR office will be closed on Monday, May 27th in observance of Memorial Day. We will reopen for normal business hours on Tuesday, May 28th. We wish all our membes and their families a safe and happy holiday weekend!D-9 Summit - Coming Soon!
Seminar on Environmental & Air Quality Issues In Buildings – Identification & Problem Prevention Strategies
Date: Friday June 7, 2013 (Half Day Seminar)
Time: Registration & breakfast begin at 7:30, Seminar 8:00 – Noon
Includes: Breakfast, Coffee, Tea
Location: 511 S. Palafox St, Pensacola, Florida 32502
Join experts in the fields of building science, environmental hazards & microbiological contamination in the indoor environment, for a half-day seminar that will provide valuable information on current regulations & guidance, asbestos, building assessment & diagnostics, sampling, analysis, health effects, prevention and remediation of problems, microbial growth and other health concerns in the indoor environment. For more information, please click here.Escambia Pensacola Human Relations Commission Seeking Volunteers!
The Escambia-Pensacola Human Relations Commission (HRC) serves the local community by providing assistance for reviewing and resolving alleged employment and fair housing discrimination complaints along with improving community relations. The HRC is currently seeking volunteers to fill vacant Commission seats. There is currently one seat available, with two more seats opening up on October 1, 2013. Commissioners meet once a month and serve an appointed two year term.
Individuals interested in serving on the HRC, either as a City Appointee or as a County Appointee, should contact the City of Pensacola website at www.cityofpensacola.com, click on the GOVERNMENT tab at the top of the page; then on the left side of the screen, click onto Application for City Council Appointments and follow the instructions at the top and fill out the request form. Interested individuals may also send their resume to the HRC office at email@example.com or fax to (850) 437-0515 to be considered for a County Appointment.
Rebecca Hale, HRC Director, may be reached at 437-0510 for more information.
Preparing and Conducting a Real Estate Transaction - What Every Real Estate Agent Should Know
When: Wednesday, May 22nd
Registration: 12noon (Lunch Provided 12noon - 1pm)
Class: 1pm - 4pm
Location: Pensacola Yacht Club, 1897 Cypress Street, Pensacola, FL 32502
RSVP To: Shawn McCorckle, firstname.lastname@example.org
Dont Forget: To receive CE credit, please provide your Florida Real Estate License number at registration.USDA Site For Foreclosure Sales
Here's the link to the USDA's site for foreclosure sales our speaker, Diane Collar, promised to provide during her presentation at Thursday's membership luncheon: http://www.resales.usda.gov/resales/index.jsp
The Truth About The 3.8% Tax
You may have seen rumors about a 3.8 percent tax on real estate sales since health care reform was enacted into law more than two years ago. But there’s a lot misinformation out there. Watch a short video featuring NAR experts to get the facts on how this legislation affects only certain home sales by clicking here.