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News & Announcements

2015 Board Slate Update    
In compliance with Article XI, Section 5(A) of the bylaws of the Greater Capital Area Association of REALTORS® (GCAAR), an additional candidate is being placed in nomination for office by virtue of a valid petition filed in accordance with the bylaws. Voting begins Monday, November 3, 2014. View the bios.   

Real Advocacy for REALTORS® - Representatives Needed for MoCo Transit Advisory Committees; DC Speaker Series October 22
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

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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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