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Congratulations to this week's Realtor Spotlight member, Sue Tinlin of Platinum Real Estate . If you talk to Sue this week, be sure to congratulate her. #ACARNews #FeaturedPosts #RealtorSpotlight
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On May 28th, ACAR’s Board of Directors voted unanimously to change ACAR’s Bylaws to add Portage County to its jurisdiction.  The power to amend ACAR’s Bylaws rests with its membership.   On Monday, June 15, 2020, all primary and secondary REALTOR® members will receive an electronic ballot with the change as written below.   Voting will conclude at end of business on Monday, June 22, 2020, or when at least 5% of the membership has voted. ARTICLE III – JURISDICTION Section 1.   Jurisdiction   The territorial jurisdiction of ACAR as a Member of the NAR is all of Cuyahoga, Summit AND PORTAGE Counties. Rationale for change:   On April 15th the Portage ...
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On May 26, 2020, the city of University Heights updated its Building & Housing Department policies. Of note, there will be no Point of Sale interior inspections or re-inspections during the pandemic. However, interior inspections will resume for rental properties with some precautions. The updated document is available here: https://www.universityheights.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/COVID-19-Building-and-Housing-Dept-Info-rev-5-26-20.pdf . As you know, ACAR issued a Call For Action to its members asking them to let University Heights Mayor Michael Brennan know interior inspections should be waived during these uncertain times. On Thursday, May 21, ...
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Every day hackers try to steal money and phish for information by emailing fake wire or closing instructions. Criminals will use a similar looking (but fake) email address and steal a logo and other info to make it look like the email came from a legitimate source. Recently ACAR agents have received emails that appear surprisingly legitimate. Protect yourself by following these steps: Be Vigilant Call, don’t click: Verify all instructions before initiating a transferor clicking on links to “confirm” closings. Call the title company using an independently obtained and known phone number. Don’t use phone numbers or links from an email.   Be aware: ...
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Meet this week's ACAR REALTOR ®️   Party Advocate, Dave Bissler ! Dave serves as the Ohio REALTORS® State Political Coordinator for Representative Randi Clites (OH-75) Thank You,  Dave  for all that you do for our industry. ​ #ACARNews #FeaturedPosts #RealtorParty
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RPAC Office of the Week

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Congratulations to Bennett Land Title in Brimfield on being recognized as the ACAR RPAC Office of the Week. This office has 100% RPAC participation among their ACAR members! Well done!!   #ACARNews #FeaturedPosts #ACARRPACOfficeoftheWeek
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Congratulations to this week's Realtor Spotlight member, Rozanne Oriella of RE/MAX Traditions . If you talk to Rozanne this week, be sure to congratulate her. #ACARNews #FeaturedPosts #RealtorSpotlight ​​
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On this Memorial Day, let us all remember that freedom isn't free. Let us honor all those who served and made the ultimate sacrifice so that we continue to remain in the land of the free.   #ACARNews #FeaturedPosts
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Akron Cleveland Association of REALTORS® remote offices will be CLOSED on Monday, May 25th in observance of Memorial Day. The ACAR staff will be back at work in our remote locations on Tuesday, May 26th.  Have a great weekend! #ACARNews #FeaturedPosts
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Meet this week's ACAR REALTOR ®️   Party Advocate, Seth Task ! Seth serves as the Ohio REALTORS® State Political Coordinator for Senator Matt Dolan, Chairman of Senate Finance Committee (OH-24) Thank You, Seth for all that you do for our industry. #ACARNews #FeaturedPosts #RealtorParty
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Congratulations to Ruoff Home Mortgage in Stow on being recognized as the ACAR RPAC Office of the Week. This office has 100% RPAC participation among their ACAR members! Well done!!  #ACARNews #FeaturedPosts #ACARRPACOfficeoftheWee
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Diamond Elite Sponsor, Stouffer Realty's Jim Fox is here to talk about NAR's Right Tools-Right Now program. #ACARNews #FeaturedPosts ​​​ #NARNewsan
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Congratulations to this week's Realtor Spotlight member, Dennis McGlone of Rubber City Realty Inc. If you talk to Dennis this week, be sure to congratulate him. #ACARNews #FeaturedPosts #RealtorSpotlight
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ACAR RPAC Auction Reminder

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Sign up today for the first ever virtual RPAC Auction. All new this year: 'Buy Now Items' and trivia (with prizes) during our live broadcast. Two awesome registration levels for you to choose from at   https://acar.givesmart.com : $20 - Bidder only $100 - VIP bidder   - Valued at more than $200 & includes invitation to exclusive reception with area elected officials in December; swag bag with: professional headshot valued at $150 (includes limited touchups; digital file provided for 8x10 color, 8x10 black & white, 5x7 color, and 5x7 black & white); $50 off of a 2020 ACAR sponsored designation class; 25% off any store purchase (in stock ...
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Meet this week's ACAR REALTOR ®️   Party Advocate, Jo-Ann McFearin! Jo-Ann serves as a city council person for the City of Twinsburg. She has served in this position from 2015 to present and is currently serving a 2nd term. Thank You, Jo-Ann for all that you do for our industry. #ACARNews #FeaturedPosts #RealtorPa
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Landlord Resources Education Virtual Workshop Saturday, May 30th | 9am to 12PM Free Admission https://www.eventbrite.com/e/landlord-resources-and-education-virtual-workshop-tickets-103812512018?utm-medium=discovery&utm-campaign=social&utm-content=attendeeshare&aff=escb&utm-source=cp&utm-term=lis
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Here is the recap of the area housing market for Cuyahoga, Summit and Portage counties for April 2020.  Each month we bring you statistics and trends such as the number of homes sold, the average sale price of homes, the average list price, the median number of days that the average home is on the market, etc.  Click on the appropriate county name/document icon to see the latest statistics.  We encourage you to share this information with your clients and customers. #ACARNews #FeaturedPosts #HousingStats
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Congratulations to this week's Realtor Spotlight member, Kimberly Coverdale of Keller Williams Greater Metropolitan - Coverdale Team . If you talk to Kimberly this week, be sure to congratulate her. #ACARNews #FeaturedPosts #RealtorSpotlight ​​​
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Happy Mother's Day

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Happy Mother's Day to all of the moms out there.  May each and every one of you have a lovely Mother's Day! #ACARNews #FeaturedPosts ​
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Akron, Ohio, May 4, 2020 – Summit County Fiscal Officer Kristen M. Scalise CPA, CFE has announced that the Appraisal Department will begin performing new construction evaluations on May 11, 2020. During these evaluations, appraisers will physically visit and assign values to all newly constructed and altered property in Summit County. The project will begin in the northern part of the county and move south, concluding in the City of Green on July 31, 2020. Appraisers have divided the county into three areas and will abide by the following timeline: May 11, 2020 to June 5, 2020 : Northfield Township, Village of Northfield, Village of Reminderville, ...
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