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Last Chance, Staked Sign Sale Ends Friday!    
Don't miss the chance to save on staked signs this year. Signs are only $6 plus tax (original price is $9.50 plus tax)! Offer ends October 31, the last staked sign sale of 2014, while supplies last.     

Montgomery County Green Education Session for REALTORS® Nov. 13 - Special Member Pricing $10    
On November 13, Montgomery County Department of Environmental Protection officials will provide education on local energy and environmental programs, issues relevant to prospective marketing greener homes, and educating home sellers and buyers about the long-term benefits. Special price of $10 for GCAAR members who register before November 11. Three hours of Maryland CE are available for this class. Register now.   

Donate Blood and Save a Life    
On Monday, November 3, GCAAR Cares will be hosting a blood drive in the GCAAR Rockville Classroom from 10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Fifteen slots are available for sign up. For details, view the flyer or contact Deborah Bell. Donors must be pre-registered.     

Real Advocacy for REALTORS® - Representatives Needed for MoCo Transit Advisory Committees
The Montgomery County Department of Transportation and the Maryland State Highway Administration are seeking volunteers. Are lower recordation taxes in DC's future? Find out at the next Speaker Series! Get all the details in Real Advocacy for REALTORS®, GCAAR's public policy brief.

GCAAR and MAR Forms Release  
The following forms have been released and are available on gcaar.com:

  • Listing Agreement for Improved Real Property and Co-operatives (#910) 
  • City of Takoma Park, Maryland-Notice of Tree Preservation and Replacement Requirements & Notice of Rental Housing Laws (#1357) 
  • MAR's Residential Contract of Sale (#1300) 

Please note, the City of Takoma Park has stated it will begin enforcement of the required Notice Of Tree Preservation and Replacement Requirements for all sales contracts on November 1, 2014; however, compliance is recommended as soon as possible. View a summary and explanation of the changes.

MAR has also posted all of its 2014 revised statewide forms on its website at mdrealtor.org, where you can review the 2014 Statewide Forms Review & Practice Tips document for details of the changes.  

Prevent SentriCard® Service Interruption. 
GCAAR would like to remind brokers and agents to not provide your SentriCard® or PIN number to another agent, assistant, family member, prospective buyer, etc. If a customer service representative becomes aware that your card is in possession of an "invalid cardholder", your SentriCard® will be terminated, immediately. Your card will not be reactivated until you visit a GCAAR office with a valid photo ID. View SentriLock rules and regulations 


Valuable Resources

May/June Issue of Capital Area REALTOR® magazine


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Home Sales Statistics 
September 2014

Washington, DC
Condo Coop | Single Family 

Montgomery County
Condo Coop | Single Family  

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