Mobile Area Association of REALTORS®

MAAR reports 1st quarter highlights

Posted by  | Jun 6, 2018 | 

Recently the Mobile Area Association of Realtors released its summary of highlights and accomplishments for the first quarter of 2018. Holly Hunt, MAAR community affairs director, said the year has seen above-average regional involvement for the association.

With a roster exceeding 1,400 and comprising a virtual “who’s who” of high-profile member agents, MAAR is one of the largest affiliate real estate associations in the area.

Highlights included:

• MAAR’s Jan. 10 Governmental Affairs Forum featured candidates for Mobile County District Court judge, Place 4 — George Zoghby, Derrick Williams and Spiro Cheriogotis. Each candidate spoke to members and participated in a Q&A session.

• At the February Governmental Affairs Forum, attorney Casey Pipes updated members on the “Map for Mobile” project.

• 300 member real estate agents attended the 2018 Regional Alabama/Mississippi Education Conference at the Golden Nugget Casino Hotel in Biloxi in mid-March. Keynote speaker Leigh Thomas Brown, a real estate agent from Charlotte, North Carolina, addressed the group on “The 7 Deadly Sins of Sales.”