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    July 1, 2019 | Tags: Announcements Now hiring for VP, Communications and Engagement JOB DESCRIPTION Job Title: VP, Communications & Engagement Reports to: Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Departmental Reports: Marketing and Communications, Government Affairs and Research and Economics Job Summary: Reporting to the CEO, the VP, Communications & Engagement has primary responsibility for the strategic vision, planning, organizing, and directing of the member and public engagement functions of… Read More
    July 1, 2019 | Tags: Announcements Now hiring for Chief Administrative Officer Chief Administrative Officer Position Description JOB DESCRIPTION Job Title: Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) Reports to: Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Departmental Reports: Finance, Human Resources, Membership Services, Facilities and Information Technology Job Summary: Reporting to the CEO, the CAO has primary responsibility for the planning, organizing, directing and coordinating the administrative functions of MAR, including: Finance,… Read More
    June 4, 2019 | Tags: Announcements Apply for the Board of Directors 2020 Accepting applications through June 14, 2019 As a member of MAR, you have the opportunity to help guide the association into the future. Your committed participation serving on the MAR Board of Directors will lend growth to the real estate industry and community at large. APPLY Qualifications for Directors Must be REALTOR® member in good… Read More
    May 14, 2019 | Tags: Announcements New Members Update - April 2019 Member Counts as of April 2019 In April, MAR added a total of 177 new members including affiliates, non-member licensees and reinstating members. The total April MAR membership was 9,137 including affiliate and non-member licensees, reflecting a net increase of 4.8% in membership compared to April 2018. The total April MLS membership was 9,806 which… Read More
    May 10, 2019 | Tags: AnnouncementsCommunity Announcement: REALTOR® Heart of the Community Awards Nominations Open The MAR Heart of the Community Award shines a light on members who have dedicated their time, talents and energy to serve as volunteer leaders within our communities. On behalf of the selected REALTORS® who have made an extraordinary commitment to improving the quality of life in their community through volunteer leadership and community service,… Read More
    May 7, 2019 | Tags: AnnouncementsCommunityNews from NAR Last Chance to apply for Good Neighbor Awards - Submit by May 10 The National Association of REALTORS® seeks nominations for the 20th annual Good Neighbor Awards, which recognizes REALTORS® who’ve made an extraordinary impact on their communities through volunteer work. Five winners will be announced in the November/December issue of REALTOR®magazine and at the 2019 REALTORS® Conference & Expo in San Francisco. The winners will receive… Read More
    May 1, 2019 | Tags: AnnouncementsEducation e-PRO 2-Day Certification Available at MAR This course is approved by the MN Department of Commerce for 13 hours of real estate continuing education credits REGISTER Read More
    April 29, 2019 | Tags: AnnouncementsCommunityEvents Volunteer Opportunity: Dresser Build with Bridging, Inc. Dresser Build with Bridging, Inc. Wednesday, May 1 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. This will be an interactive team building project. The plan is to build 15 furniture dressers for those in need of housing furniture. No skills required. Fun for all. Bring a friend or two with you. This event has always been a… Read More
    April 26, 2019 | Tags: AnnouncementsGovernment Affairs REALTORS® Resource Alert – Accessory Dwelling Units REALTORS® Resource Alert – Accessory Dwelling Units The Minneapolis Area REALTORS® has become aware of a wonderful new resource for REALTORS® on Accessory Dwelling Units. The Family Housing Fund has just published Homeowner (Consumer) focused guidance for people interested in Accessory Dwelling Units. The information is comprehensive, full color, content rich, and includes: Homeowner (Consumer)… Read More
    April 25, 2019 | Tags: Announcements Announcement: The MAR office will be closed Announcement The MAR office will be closed on Thursday, April 25 for REALTOR® Summit 2019. All staff will be at the Minneapolis Convention Center for the day. Normal business hours and operations will resume on Friday, April 26. Watch what's happening at the Summit on Thursday from our Facebook page. Thank you! Read More
    April 23, 2019 | Tags: AnnouncementsInterview Watch: Interview with new MAR CEO, Carrie Chang President Todd Urbanski sits down with our new Chief Executive Officer, Carrie Chang, and asks her about herself and what her top work priorities are for the next few months. Watch the interview: MORE ABOUT CARRIE Read More
    April 8, 2019 | Tags: Announcements Announcement: MAR's new Chief Executive Officer Introducing our new CEO, Carrie Chang We are pleased to announce that Carrie Chang has joined Minneapolis Area REALTORS® as the Chief Executive Officer. Carrie has extensive experience across corporate and nonprofit sectors. She was an executive with Greater Twin Cities United Way, worked in marketing at General Mills and in management consulting with Accenture.… Read More
    March 25, 2019 | Tags: AnnouncementsMarket DataMarket ResearchWeekly Market Activity Reports Weekly Market Activity Report For Week Ending March 16, 2019 For Week Ending March 16, 2019 The Federal Reserve recently announced that interest rates will remain steady and that further rate hikes are not planned for 2019. Given that the federal funds rate has increased nine times over the past three years, this is welcome news for consumers carrying high credit card balances. The overall… Read More
    March 22, 2019 | Tags: AnnouncementsMarket DataMarket Research The Skinny - February 2019 Available VIEW ALL VIDEOS Read More
    March 11, 2019 | Tags: Announcements Announcement: Our Brand New Website Our website has been totally revamped with big beautiful photos on each page and fresh content in an easy to browse format. We’ve also improved the structure of our content, so you’ll get more from a quick read. There’s a whole host of small changes and impactful enhancements, all of which make the new site… Read More
    March 1, 2019 | Tags: Announcements Announcement: Q2 MLS Fees are available for payment Q2 MLS Fees are due by March 31. Please log in to the portal to submit payment. MORE INFO Read More
    February 25, 2019 | Tags: Announcements On your radar: MAR inclement weather policy Occasionally, Minneapolis Area REALTORS® business hours may be altered or operations may be reduced or temporarily closed due to inclement weather or emergency conditions. If threatening weather is expected or occurs, refer to the local media or school websites. Except as noted below, the association will follow the direction of the Edina School District. If… Read More