Harvey’s impacts highlight upcoming flood insurance deadline

2017-09-05T18:59:10+00:00

By Greg Murphy, 2017 President of CCIAOR Seeing the effects of Hurricane Harvey has been jarring for everyone. Thousands have been displaced from their homes - some never to return - and the rebuilding has only just begun. There has been a lot of news on how few in Texas had flood insurance, but less [...]

An update from the March Board of Directors Meeting

2017-05-05T20:26:38+00:00

The CCIAOR & CCIMLS Board of Directors met in March for their monthly meeting. Highlights are below: The Board approved an updated and consolidated CCIAOR/CCIMLS Policy Manual, which includes leadership, operational, financial, harassment and whistle blower policies. Find the entire Policy Manual here. The most substantial change to the policy manual - as many of [...]

A Mid Year update from President Laura Usher

2017-05-05T20:26:44+00:00

Our CCIAOR leadership returned recently from an informative and productive week at the 2016 REALTORS® Legislative Meetings in Washington, DC. It is always amazing to see firsthand the breadth and depth of issues the National Association of REALTORS® is working on to protect property rights, to advocate for home ownership and to keep us in business. At [...]

Q&A with the 2017 CCIAOR President & the winter CCIAOR newsletter

2017-05-05T20:26:44+00:00

Ever year, the president of CCIAOR & CCIMLS changes as a new REALTOR® takes the helm. The CCIAOR & CCIMLS president serves as the chairman of the board of directors. Here is a question and answer session with the 2016 President Laura Usher. Q: Can you tell us a little about yourself? A: I grew [...]

Take some time to think about personal branding

2017-05-05T20:26:46+00:00

By Aleta Azarian, 2015 CCIAOR & MLS President As I was preparing for a recent sales meeting, I came across a fantastic article about personal branding. Branding is important for a REALTOR® to consider. By defining your strengths and growing your own identity, you are enhancing your ability to showcase who you are within your [...]