DMAR Digest | Week of June 15

Check out the featured content, get the scoop with top news stories from the blog, mark your calendar for upcoming events & classes and catch up with the most buzz-worthy social posts from your Association.

June 15, 2020

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New at the REALTOR® Store: Showing Baskets

Showing properties is a little different these days, as is shopping for supplies. For your convenience, we've assembled a basket full of precautionary items so you and your clients can feel safe at a showing. Each basket includes: 

  • Face Masks
  • Shoe Covers
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Disposable Nitrile Gloves
  • "Please Sanitize Your Hands Before Entering" Laminated Sign 
  • "This Home Has Been Thoroughly Cleaned and Sanitized" Door Hanger 

Member Price: $42.95 | Non-Member Price: $49.95

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Quote of the week

“There’s no shortage of remarkable ideas, what’s missing is the will to execute them.”

Seth Godin, American author and speaker

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REcolorado and IRES Sign Data Exchange and Integration Agreement
We are pleased to announce REcolorado and IRES have signed a data exchange agreement. The partnership will integrate the data from both MLS organizations into the respective MLS systems, as well as products and offerings, including IDX data feeds, public-facing websites, and mobile apps, bringing you access to the full set of listing data from both MLS organizations. Read More

Denver’s Real Estate Market Heats Up as Restrictions Lift and Businesses Reopen
What began as a strong start to the year for Denver’s real estate market quickly changed when stay-at-home orders were implemented in-person showings were restricted. But as state and local orders were lifted in May, businesses began to reopen and the housing market started to pick up. Read More

Virtual Tech Edge Series
NAR is proud to announce the first-ever Virtual Tech Edge Series – brought to you in three exciting live-streamed events starting June 30! REALTORS® will learn the latest business technology skills and trends influencing the real estate industry. Register Here

We Stand for Change
Over the coming days, weeks and months we will be working with our Board of Directors, our Community Alliance Committee and leaders in our real estate community to organize actions we can take to ensure we do our part as advocates of change to make our world – our community – better. Read More

City and County Market Trends Reports | JUN. '20
Quick look at City and County Market Trends Reports featuring May data. These 48 downloadable reports are comprehensive and a fantastic member benefit. Download all the reports with one click below. Read More

The Economy Gets a Boost That Could Lead to Higher Home Prices, More Bidding Wars
An improving economy is turning up the heat on the summer housing market. The unemployment rate fell to 13.3% in May as more cities and states reopened and many furloughed employees were called back to work, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics announced on Friday. Read More

Potential homebuyers are going to face historically low inventory this summer
LendingTree says that 53% of homebuyers are more likely to buy a home in the next year because of the COVID-19 pandemic, with respondents saying they’re either tired of the small space they live in currently or don’t care where they live since they work remotely now. Read More

U.S. Home Flipping Rate Increases to 14-Year High in First Quarter of 2020 While Returns Slump to Nine-Year Low
 ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s premier property database and first property data provider of Data-as-a-Service (DaaS), today released its first-quarter 2020 U.S. Home Flipping Report showing that 53,705 single-family homes and condominiums in the United States were flipped in the first quarter. Read More

We're still here for you

If you are looking to reach a specific department or staff person, please refer to the staff directory here, or contact our main line at 303-756-0553 or email help@dmarealtors.com

DMAR Virtual Presentation: Market Update
DMAR's Chairman of the Board, Euan Graham, hosted a special virtual presentation with guests Jill Schafer and Steve Danyliw from DMAR's Market Trends Committee. Watch Video

Visit Our Online REALTOR® Store
We are now offering curbside pick-up (by appointment only) for all REALTOR® Store purchases. Please view our inventory online and then call one of our four locations to place an order. We will take payment over the phone and schedule a time for you to pick-up your order. Learn More

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Be sure to follow us on FacebookTwitterLinkedIn and Instagram for trending news about COVID-19, the economy, our communities and our industry at-large.

Online Classes 
While in-person classes are a no-go at the moment, you still have plenty of options when it comes to your education:

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