Fall Festival Thanksgiving Point

Northern Wasatch Association of Realtors event

As we move into the autumn months, there are lot’s of fun things taking place during the month of September, and one of those events is the 12th Annual Harvest Festival at Thanksgiving Point. So mark your calendars for September 24th from 10 AM to 4 PM and grab your family and friends! There are so many things going on, including kids crafts, music, and the annual giant pumpkin weigh-off! This popular event is put on by Utah’s Giant Pumpkin Growers! What is the largest pumpkin you’ve ever seen? While you’re taking in the events of the Harvest Festival, take a moment to also check out Birdosity! Come and explore the wonders of the birds and how to identify the …

Change of Dues Billing Cycle

Northern Wasatch Association of Realtors Update

In response to numerous requests from Realtor members, our Board of Directors has decided to move the dues billing cycle to the summer.  This will change the billing cycle from January 1 – December 31 to July 1 – June 30.  This dues cycle will align NWAOR with other boards in the state and will simplify the dues billing process.  This member requested initiative will allow for dues to be collected at the peak of sales season rather than the low point and holiday season. The transition to this billing cycle will begin this September.  The 2017 Dues bill will cover 12 months of NAR and UAR dues and 6 months of NWAOR Local dues.  May 2017, you will receive …

Board of Director Elections

Northern Wasatch Association of Realtors Elections, event, Update

Election dates September 15th – 30th You may vote by logging into your account at www.UtahRealEstate.com Dan Naylor Dan Naylor is a trainer, educator, and expert.  He is the owner and Principle Broker of Stone River Realty and President and owner of the Institute of Real Estate Education, both family businesses.  His passion for helping others succeed has led the Institute to become one of the top real estate schools in Utah.  He is honored to be nominated for the Board of Directors. With over 15 years of experience in business management and real estate, Dan is active in his community.  He currently serves as chairman of the Education Committee at NWAOR, heading up events such as the Education Extravaganza, …

Self Defense for Realtors

Northern Wasatch Association of Realtors Advice

Working in real estate can be dangerous. There has been increasing number of attacks on real estate agents in America. According to the Bureau of Labor and Statistics, the industry has seen an average of 77 work-related deaths per year from 2011 to 2014. You can arm yourself with a healthy dose of skepticism and mistrust. As an agent you might be an easy target and here’s why: You are expected to meet anyone at any time potentially alone. Real estate is the only business that publicly announces, “Hey come on in! I am going to be alone in an empty house all day!” Real estate agents have a certain reputation including an image of wealth. Now is a great …