Each October, the Pennsylvania Association of REALTORS®, along with local REALTOR® Associations across the commonwealth, celebrate REALTORS® Reach Out. This campaign began in 2008, and it is designed to showcase REALTOR® involvement in the community.
GHAR participates in the REALTORS® Reach Out campaign yearly. In the past, GHAR volunteers have participated in “work days” with various local organizations.
2014 GHAR Work Day
In 2014, GHAR will be volunteering on Friday, October 3, at the following charities:
Central Pennsylvania Food Bank, from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m.
New Hope Ministries, from 8 a.m. to noon OR from noon to 4 p.m.
Additionally, GHAR will be collecting the following items at the Association offices to be taken to New Hope Ministries: pasta, rice, cereal, canned vegetables, canned tuna, canned chicken, and canned ham (or SPAM.)
Click HERE to view the flyer and sign-up for this worthwhile event!
(Note NEW Format, time and location!)
THINK YOU KNOW, MAYBE SO, MAYBE NOT!!!
September 4, 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. – Park Inn Harrisburg West, Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg
Networking and Educational Opportunity for Brokers and Managers
New and different format – Join your peers for roundtable discussions on how to handle broker-to-broker, agent-to-agent legal, ethical and moral dilemmas that could happen to you or one of your agents. Jim Goldsmith, Esq. will moderate the discussion. Cost is $15 and includes program and appetizers. Drinks will be available for purchase.
Have a thought-provoking scenario or an interesting discussion topic to share, send to Kathy Ludwig.
RSVP by August 29 to Cindy Cuddeford.
AWARD APPLICATIONS NOW AVAILABLE
The Association announces the applications for the following awards are now available. Click here to view the flyer.
Hall of Fame - recognizes significant contributions of the individual to the real estate industry. To download the application form click here.
REALTOR® of the Year - recognizes a member who shows a variety of contributions to the Association, community and the real estate business. To download the application form click here.
Professional Merit - recognizes professionalism through education, participation and community service. To download the application form click here.
Affiliate of the Year - recognizes an affiliate member who shows a variety of contributions to the Association and Foundation. To download the application form click here.
Please consider nominating a peer for these special awards. All applications must be submitted by September 30 to be eligible for consideration. Questions may be directed to Cindy Cuddeford or Kathy Ludwig.
ANNUAL MEETING AND TRADE FAIR – October 8
Mark your calendars to attend now! Sponsored by Black Knight (Paragon). Join us on October 8 at the Radisson Hotel in Camp Hill for one of our members’ most popular events.
From 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. – Cast your vote, visit the 40 plus exhibitors, register to win prizes, enjoy the free food, network and view the slide show.
From 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. – Annual Business Meeting, Recognition of our 25-year and REALTOR® Emeritus members, Announcement of election results and prize winners.
This event is FREE to registered REALTOR® members. Affiliate members interested in exhibiting should contact Cindy Cuddeford at GHAR.
Please sign up to attend GHAR’s Annual Legislative Breakfast! Association members will have the opportunity to interact with our state legislators and hear about important issues in the tri-county area. The event is being held on Friday, September 19, at the Radisson Hotel Harrisburg, from 8:00 to 9:30 a.m. The cost to attend is $20.00.
Click here to view the event flyer. If you are interested in attending, please contact Cindy at the Association at (717) 364-3200.
New Member Service!
Deadline to Enroll is August 29, 2014!
GHAR announces an alternative to paying your 2015 dues in one lump sum. The Installment Dues Plan spreads out your dues obligation into three payments as follows:
- September 4, 2014 – Installment 1 – approximately $155.00.*
- November 6, 2014 – Installment 2 – approximately $130.00.*
- January 5, 2015 – Installment 3 – approximately $126.00.*
* Some of the dues amounts may not be finalized until later in the year. The final installment on January 5 will include any necessary adjustments.
This is an optional member service but members need to agree to the terms and complete an enrollment form complete with providing GHAR a credit card. Only primary REALTOR® and Designated REALTOR® members are eligible to participate.
REALTORS® Take Time Out
Pizza Grille, Camp Hill on September 10th, 5:00 – 7:00pm
Open and free to REALTORS® who register prior to September 10. Door prizes are compliments of our sponsors: Fine Line Homes, HomeBridge Financial Services, Inc., and A’nS Inspect. Cash Bar and light hors d’oeuvres! Always a good time. Register by calling GHAR at 364-3200 by September 8. JOIN US!
GHAR is accepting requests to sponsor a Commercial Council Breakfast Meeting in 2015. Anyone interested in a sponsorship should contact Lauren Gross for a copy of the Sponsorship Responsibilities form and the Sponsorship Request form. The deadline to submit your Request Form is Friday, August 29.
Click here to download the Sponsorship Request Form.
Click here to download the Sponsorship Responsibilities Form.