News & Information
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 880-440-3687, 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:
8/18/14 – 9:00-12:00 (1:00 class cancelled); 8/20/14 – 1:00-4:00 (9:00 class cancelled); 8/26/14 – 9:00-12:00 ; 8/28/14 – 1:00-4:00 ; 9/3/14 – 9:00-12:00 ; 9/9/14 – 9:00-12:00 ; 9/17/14 – 9:00-12:00 ; 9/23/14 – 1:00-4:00
YPN MCE Lunch
Wednesday, August 27 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. GFWAR Auditorium
Learn about the many types of deeds and their different provisions for passing title. It is a one hour MCE course, course # 01-00-124-22536. Registration is complimentary for GFWAR members, but registration must be done in advance. For MCE credit, there is a $5 charge, payable at check-in. Register Here.
Small Brokerage Forum
GFWAR is hosting a Small Brokerage Forum on Monday, August 25 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.
GFWAR/TREPAC Golf Tournament
Tuesday, September 23 • 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. • Golf Club at Fossil Creek
The tournament is being held to benefit the Texas Real Estate Political Action Committee (TREPAC), and player fees ($125) will go toward attendees’ TREPAC pledges. Players receive green and cart fees, two drink tickets, lunch, goodie bags and door prizes. Mulligans and an entry into the putting contest may be purchased for $20 at the door, which will go toward the Society of Commercial REALTORS® Scholarship Fund. Registration is for GFWAR Members and Affiliates only. To register complete the form 2014 Golf Tournament Registration Form. For questions, contact Robert Gleason at 817-336-5165 ext. 110 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
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.