2011 IAR Conference & Expo | Registration is Open
Back to School at the Indianapolis Marriott Downtown
"While this annual event offers a powerful networking opportunity and lots of fun, the caliber of speakers and topics on this year's agenda is the highest yet. So, if you've never been - or need an excuse to come back - you have it in an educational line-up intended to advance your career."
- Pat Williams, 2011 IAR President
Focus on NAR
Real Estate OK in Debt Ceiling But Risks Remain
debt ceiling agreement signed into law on August 2 has no direct impact
on real estate tax rules or spending provisions, but the industry isn't
out of the woods yet, because the deal includes authority that could
make it easier for Congress to make tax changes, including to MID and the
treatment of carried interest, in the months ahead.
REALTOR® TV Video
NAR Resource on U.S. Credit Downgrade
On August 5, Standard & Poor's downgraded the U.S. credit rating for the first time. Chief Economist Lawrence Yun discusses how the credit downgrade could impact consumer confidence, mortgage rates and the real estate market. Watch now >
Focus on Legal Affairs
Legal Q&A : MARS Disclosure Requirements
In our March 4, 2011, legal articles, the IAR Legal Department introduced you to the Mortgage Assistance Relief Services Rule ("MARS") which required yet another disclosure about which REALTORS® needed to be concerned. More Information >
License Law Provisions Upheld in Recent Indiana Case
A very recent Indiana Appellate Court decision rendered on July 20, 2011, supports the position that limited agency does not preclude subsequent offers from being disclosed to a seller after an offer to purchase has been accepted. Read more >
From the Indiana Bankers™ Association
Consumer Tips to Extend to Your Clients
What is your consumer IQ on protecting your money and credit?
Find out here >
Upcoming Local Board Events
Pre-Licensing Salesperson & Broker
Classes Beginning in September
Try an online Pre-licensing broker's course beginning September 20
Miss the CE deadline for our Broker's License Renewal?
CE classes available August 25-26
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2011 Official IAR
Board of Directors
2011 Election Information
Official Membership Counts Posted
Find available IAR Board of Directors positions and applications here.
Application Deadline: 8/15/2011
Qualified candidates to be posted 9/1/11
Electronic ballots will be sent 9/23/2011 and open until midnight 9/27/2011
ballot will come by e-mail, so please take the time to ensure a correct
e-mail address is on file for you in the National REALTOR® Database
System. Visit realtor.org today. Also, be sure to clear IAR from SPAM filters.
Early bird registration ends August 15th