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Matrix is now available and running parallel to NTREIS Listings. You can access the system from NTREIS.net homepage, selecting the blue box reading “Beta Test NTREIS Matrix” Members will be able to search and use reports but Add/Edit will continue in NTREIS Listings until the cutover on August 13, 2014. Click Here to Register for classes. Click Here for Matrix Help Manual Videos.

Broker Forum
Monday, July 28 • 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. • First United Methodist Church • Wesley Hall • 800 W 5th Street, Fort Worth, TX 76102. Topics Covered:
What is RPR, and what can it do for me?
Presenter: Andrea Goodhart, Senior Marketing Manager, REALTORS Property Resource, L.L.C., and Tom Holobowski, Director, Broker & Specialty Services (Learn how to access and use this exceptional new free REALTOR member benefit).
Non-Disclosure of Sales Price in Texas
Presenter: Kinsi Moss, Senior Associate Counsel, Texas Association of REALTORS® (Know the “Do’s and Dont’s” of sharing closed sales information)
The Brokerage of the Future
Presenter: Nobu Hata, Director of Digital Engagement, National Association of REALTORS® (Stay ahad of the curve in leading a successful real estate company!)
Register Here

Small Brokerage Forum
GFWAR is hosting a Small Brokerage Forum on Monday, August 11 from 2-4 p.m. in the GFWAR Auditorium entitled “Do You, or Don’t You? Comparing Ideas with other Small Brokerages.” There will be a round table discussion on a variety of topics, including office size, business procedures/processes, teams, finding competitive pricing, etc. Refreshments will be provided by McBee Homes. The event is a great opportunity to brainstorm on important issues for small brokerage firms. Attendance is free. Register Here.

Greater Fort Worth Association of REALTORS® Casino Night
Thursday, August 14  • 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. • T&P Ballroom located at 221 W. Lancaster in Downtown Ft. Worth.
Throw the dice with GFWAR at its annual Casino Night, benefiting the Texas Real Estate Political Action Committee (TREPAC).  Don’t miss Craps, Texas Hold’em, Black Jack, Roulette and Slot Machines. Even though the gambling is not real, the bragging rights for the winners are HUGE!  This event also includes gourmet hors d’oeuvres, beer, wine and a silent auction to benefit TREPAC. Free parking is available in the parking lots in front of the T & P.  Cost $35 per person (made payable to TREPAC). Registration is for GFWAR Members and Affiliates only. To Register complete the form 2014 Casino Night Registration Form. For questions, contact Robert Gleason at 817-336-5165 ext. 110 or r.gleason@gfwar.org.

Significant Road Changes Around GFWAR
GFWAR members will need to forge a new path when driving to the Association after April 18th, as the westbound Forest Park Boulevard exit from Interstate 30 has closed permanently.

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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