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Welcome to Matrix, your new MLS system
GFWAR will be offering ongoing Matrix training. The classes are free for GFWAR MLS members, but register is required. Login to the Members Login and you will find the classes under Event Registration. To learn more about Matrix, click this link to view videos. Click Here for Helpful Matrix Conversion Information.
For Matrix help or questions, contact Matrix support at 888-440-3687, watch a tutorial HERE or please use the following email for staff assistance: MLS@gfwar.org (please be patient, emails will be answered as quickly as possible).

GFWAR will be offering ongoing Matrix training on the following dates: 9/23/14 – 1:00-4:00. View the GFWAR Calendar Page for the rest of the 2014 Matrix class dates.

Business After Hours at Village Townhomes
Thursday, September 25 • 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. • Village Townhomes
Enjoy appetizers and networking with fellow REALTORS® at the newest townhome development in Fort Worth’s near west side, Village Townhomes in Linwood Park. There will be free appetizers and beer and wine for GFWAR members. This new area offers an urban context but a neighborhood feel. Downtown Fort Worth is visible from the homes, which are also in walking distance to shops in Montgomery Plaza and on West 7th St. Register Here.

GFWAR Tour of Harvest
Tuesday, September 30 • 8:45 a.m. to noon
Get a first hand look at Harvest, the one-of-a-kind community that connects with the Faught Farm’s agrarian history to build a sustainable community in which children and adults alike can form strong ties with the land and with their neighbors in a place that truly fosters a sense of community. Bus departs GFWAR at 8:45 a.m. and will depart Harvest to return at 12:00 p.m. Registration is FREE. Email margaret.jarvis@hillwood.com to register.

Young Professionals Burgers and Beer by the Trinity
Thursday, October 2 • 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. • GFWAR Parking Lot
Join the GFWAR Young Professionals for a social outing in the GFWAR parking lot by the Trinity River on Thursday, October 2, 2014. The cost for the event is free and includes grilled burgers from the Hamburger Man and beer from St. Arnolds. In addition, the Music is Medicine Foundation will be playing a few songs during the event. Register Here.

GFWAR October Luncheon
Wedensday, October 15 • 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. • Colonial Country Club

Join GFWAR for our October Luncheon, which features speaker/entertainer Major Attaway. GFWAR will present the Neighborhood Revitalization Award to two deserving recipients and vote on Bylaws changes, as well as the new 2015 GFWAR Officers and Directors. The cost is $25 for members and $30 for guests if registered before October 10. Register Here.

MCE Residential Real Estate Summit
October 22 • 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. & October 23 • 8 a.m. to 3:45 p.m.
Receive all 15 hours of MCE needed to renew your license, including ethics and legal credit, at this Residential Real Estate Summit hosted by the Greater Fort Worth Association of REALTORS®. (Course #: 15-06-125-27161; Provider #: 0390) Check the TREC Web site for your next renewal date to make these hours count for you. The cost is $159 for members, $179 for non-members.  After October 15, 2014 the cost will be $179 for members and $199 for non-members. Register Here.

Is Zillow or Trulia contacting you for sale price data?
If you are being contacted by Zillow or Trulia asking for sale price data, please keep in mind that you need authorization from your client to report sale price information to any third party.

Stay connected with GFWAR! Download the GFWAR smartphone app today
That’s right! GFWAR has a free smartphone app that is now available in the App Store and Android Market. App features include push notifications for GFWAR reminders, an event calendar, a committee meeting calendar, a committee sign-up form and interactive features that easily connect to social media. Just search “GFWAR” when in the App Store or Android Market to download the app.


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