Archive for March, 2013

How Much of My REALTOR Dues Are Deductible?

Compliance with the Tax Reform Act of 1993 requires that the portion of dues attributable to lobbying and political activities at the state and federal levels of government be considered nondeductible for income tax purposes.

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CABOR Says Create a Home Inventory for Insurance

Create a home inventory before disaster strikes to make filing an insurance claim a smoother process, according to Joanne Zettl, Chairwoman of the Cleveland Area Board of REALTORS® (CABOR).

Do not rely on your memory to

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Cleveland Named One of the Top 15 Emerging Downtowns

In a March 25 article, Downtowns: What's Behind America's Most Surprising Real Estate Boom, Forbes named Cleveland, Ohio to a list of the top 15 U.S. City's Emerging Downtowns. About Cleveland Forbes says:

"Cleveland began revitalizing its

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REALTOR® Nationwide Open House

Opportunity is knocking! With prices at their most affordable, buyers may now be able to find their dream home at their price!

Just look for the blue balloons the weekend of April 20 and 21. Your

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Nationwide Open House Weekend Resource Links

Prepare yourself to answer questions about the local market, talk with first-time homebuyers, and make the most of your open house with these useful references.


NAR's Field Guide to Open Houses

REALTOR Magazine Online: Preparing for an

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