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Gov Hutchinson Live - New laws, new impacts, new strategies for 2023

Posted by Kevin McElroy on Dec 22, 2022 9:30:00 AM

Legal Webinar with Gov Hutchinson

Pacific Southwest Association of Realtors (PSAR) hosts a Legal Update with Gov Hutchinson, Assistant General Counsel/Vice President, California Association of REALTORS® (C.A.R.). He will present important and timely insight into new 2023 laws affecting the real estate industry.

Lunch starts at 12:00 noon. The speaker will start between 12:15 pm and 12:30 pm.

 

Friday | January 27th, 2023
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
South PSAR Office
ONLINE REGISTRATION DEADLINE WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 25, 5:00pm

IMS Registration             Eventbrite Registration   

Members: $10 / Non-Members:$15
At the Door:  Members $20 / Non-Members $25
(Members use IMS Registration to avoid processing fees)

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Gov Hutchinson has been with C.A.R. since 1985 and manages its Member Legal Services Program in Los Angeles. He advises REALTORS® through the "Hotline" on all aspects of real estate law and trains and supervises other "Hotline" attorneys.

Gov received his Bachelor's Degree in History from Princeton University and a Juris Doctorate from the University of Pennsylvania

 

Thank you to our sponsor

Morrison Property Inspections - Danielle Wolter

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PSAR's Mission is to empower Real Estate Professionals

Since 1928, the Pacific Southwest Association of REALTORS® has played a significant role in shaping the history, growth and development of the Real Estate industry in San Diego County.

Topics: Education

Doing Business in Mexico using the new OMNI MLS through CRMLS

Posted by Kevin McElroy on Dec 16, 2022 2:08:57 PM

OMNI MLS, Mexico's MLS

Wednesday | January 18th

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
via Zoom

     Register Here     

DOING BUSINESS IN MEXICO USING THE NEW OMNI MLS THROUGH CRMLS

Learn how to search for properties using Mexico's NEW Omni MLS system through CRMLS. See how CRMLS listings are NOW visible to a larger international audience of buyers.

The market shifted. Buyers are looking outside of the US for low-cost housing. Join the Global Council and OMNI MLS in this joint presentation.

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PSAR's Mission is to empower Real Estate Professionals

Since 1928, the Pacific Southwest Association of REALTORS® has played a significant role in shaping the history, growth and development of the Real Estate industry in San Diego County.

 

Topics: Events

Jingle and mingle with YPN

Posted by Kevin McElroy on Nov 24, 2022 7:00:00 AM

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The end of the year is quickly approaching and your YPN team
has one more event up our sleeves!

Join us for our annual end-of-the-year luncheon & Sponsor appreciation! Lunch will be served at Waterbar in Pacific Beach from 12-3 pm and SEATS ARE LIMITED! So come enjoy amazing food on the waterfront with a few of your favorite people as we highlight 2022 and open the doors to 2023!

Friday | December 2nd
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
This is an in-person event at
The Waterbar
            RSVP NOW       
(Space is limited so RSVP ASAP
)
Waterbar
 4325 Ocean Blvd. San Diego, California

Special thanks to our sponsors for helping keep these events free:
🔷️ RanchoTed Real Estate Loans & Investments, Inc.
🔷️ California Preferred Escrow Inc.
🔷️ Zoe Khetani Synergy One Lending
🔷️ Aftermath Exterminating
🔷️ Morrison Plus Property Inspections Danielle Wolter

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Thank You!

Rancho Ted Real Estate lending

Aftermath Exterminating Inc                           Synergy One Lending

California Preferred Escrow            Morrison Plus Property Inspections

 

Topics: Education, YPN

PROPERTY MANAGEMENT / Luncheon - 2023  Laws

Posted by Kevin McElroy on Nov 7, 2022 6:15:00 PM

PSAR Property Management Forum

Join PSAR the Southern California Rental Housing Association & the National Association of Rental Property Managers for a panel discussion about best practices.  Share insight and get answers to questions as the laws keep changing.

Thursday | November 17th11:00 am - 12:30 pm
At PSAR South Meeting Space
(880 Canarios Court, Chula Vista, CA 91910)

        Please RSVP Here        
Free for PSAR, NSDCAR, SCRHA members | $20 for Non-Members

Discussion Topics:

  • Discussion of New Laws coming in 2023
  • Reusable tenant screening reports
  • Chula Vista Tenant Protection Ordinance update
  • San Diego Tenant Protection proposals
  • Termination of tenancy protections for victims of domestic violence
  • Partition of the Real Property Act

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Panelists:


Molly Kirkland - SCRHA Public Affairs Director
Eric Sutton - REALTOR®
Mark Scott - REALTOR®, President for CA Chapter of NARPM
Brad Wilson - REALTOR®

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Our Lunch Sponsor: Bob Hillard of Farmers Insurance.
Bob Hillard with Farmers Insurance

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This forum is intended for the benefit of PSAR housing providers, members of the Southern California Rental Housing Association, and members of the National Association of Residential Property Managers.  We respect differences in opinions on any subject matter. Out of respect to our guest speakers and other participants, we reserve the right to remove anyone from the meeting who is disruptive.

Pacific Southwest Association of REALTORS

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY MANAGERS              Southern California Rental Housing Association

 

Topics: Education

2023 PSAR Installation Dinner "Seas The Day"

Posted by Kevin McElroy on Oct 28, 2022 2:30:00 PM

Only a few tickets remain. Register now.

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Ahoy PSAR Members!

Seas the day to network and mingle with your peers, PSAR Directors, Committee Members, Affiliates, and Sponsors in a night of fun, food, and drinks this Friday, November 4th at the Port Side Brigantine from 6:00 p.m. - 10 p.m.  This is a great venue for the members to get to know PSAR's new leadership and to thank the outgoing Board of Directors. 

Enjoy a shortened program, Hors d'oeuvre, dinner, and entertainment at the Brigantine at the Portside Pier. 

Only a few tickets remain. The deadline to purchase tickets is today at Noon, October 28th.  The remaining tickets are first come, first serve basis.  Please purchase your tickets today! 

To purchase your ticket, 

Click Here

 

Or for a small fee, tickets may be purchased through Eventbrite Here.

Individual tickets are $100/person which includes dinner and drinks tickets.

 

For event questions, you can email sally@psar.org or call 619-579-0333.
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PSAR's Mission is to empower Real Estate Professionals

Since 1928, the Pacific Southwest Association of REALTORS® has played a significant role in shaping the history, growth, and development of the Real Estate industry in San Diego County.

Topics: Events, Leadership

Happy Hour With CAR President Otto Catrina

Posted by Kevin McElroy on Oct 17, 2022 1:34:08 PM
Get out and vote happy hour with Ditas,Otto & Jordan

You are invited to join us for tacos and beverages, rally to register to vote with CAR President Otto Catrina, and hear from PSAR-endorsed candidates Ditas Yamane for National City Council and Jordan Marks for Assessor.

Thank you to the host committee: Robert Cromer, Yvonne Cromer, Max Zaker, Claudia Zaker, Lupe Soto, Nikki Coppa, Tracy Morgan Hollingworth, Jan Farley, Jeff Campbell, Anthony Andaya, Richard D'Ascoli, Rebecca Pollack-Rude, Kay Merg, Michelle Hellerud, Darren Huston, Jocelyn Lomahan, Juliette Montoya-Cesena, and Derek Barksdale.

          REGISTER HERE          

Monday, October 17th
2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
PSAR South Service Center
880 Canarios Ct., Suite 100 Chula Vista, CA 91910

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PSAR's mission is to empower real estate professionals.

Since 1928, the Pacific Southwest Association of REALTORS® has played a significant role in shaping the history, growth & development of the Real Estate industry in San Diego County.

Topics: Education

Create and form business network alliances in Mexico

Posted by Kevin McElroy on Oct 3, 2022 11:12:52 AM

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Expand your real estate network now!

 PSAR's Global Real Estate Council would like to invite you to attend the AMPI(Mexican Association of professionals Realtors) National Conference held in Tijuana.

By attending the Convention you can create and form business network alliances in Mexico, keep up to date with the news of the Real Estate sector, and learn how to sell and market in other Countries thanks to the Global Alliances AMPI has developed throughout the years.

PSAR's Global Council Committee members will be in attendance for members to meet up with.

October 12-14, 2022
     Register Here     
This is an In-Person Event in Tijuana, Mexico

The AMPI National Congress is celebrated every year in different Cities in Mexico. This year, which will be the 51st edition, Tijuana Will be hosting this prestigious event.  PSAR's Global Council will have a booth at the event.

The AMPI National convention is intended to bring together real estate professionals, developers, entrepreneurs, independent professionals, architects, engineers, contractors, builders, appraisers, and even students of careers related to the activities of the sectors. A meeting, training, and exchange space

Contact PSAR's Global Council Representative Victor Herrera at victor@psar.org or 619-271-5897 for questions or more information.

Every year AMPI invites Important National and International speakers from the Real Estate industry to share their thoughts and ideas about how Real Estate has changed or evolved from previous years and how it will impact other industries nationally and globally.   

Classes that would benefit San Diego Realtors

Thursday, 10/13 

  • 11:25 am - 12:10 pm  Economic Perspective for Mexico and how it will impact globally. 
  • 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm     International Networking event 

Friday, 10/14

  • 9:00 am  -9:30 am     How Real Estate is different in Border States and how it can benefit you
  • 9:30 am - 10:20 am   International Panel with Rosario Martin 
  • 11:10 am -11:50 am   Proptech Technology Panel with Nacho Flores 

More information here

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“Life begins at the end of your comfort zone” - Neale Donald Walsch

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PSAR's mission is to empower real estate professionals.

Since 1928, the Pacific Southwest Association of REALTORS® has played a significant role in shaping the history, growth & development of the Real Estate industry in San Diego County.

Topics: Education

YPN's Cornhole Tournament is Awesome!

Posted by Kevin McElroy on Sep 29, 2022 10:00:00 AM

YPN Cornhole Tournament

PSAR YPN's Annual Cornhole Tournament!
Join in on the fun, food, drink, and camaraderie!

Get a team together to compete in the tourney or just come to cheer on the fierce competitors - either way, you're in for a great time. DO NOT MISS THIS!

All the fun happens on
Thursday, October 20th

3N1 Sports Bar and Grill, Chula Vista

5:00pm - 5:45pm : Registration (and ability to purchase Mulligans)
5:45pm - 6:00pm : Team Introductions
6:00pm : Let the Games Begin

Purchase your tickets today!
            TICKETS HERE            

TEAM ENTRY: $50 IN ADVANCE | $75 AT THE DOOR
Includes Food & 2 Drink Tickets

SPECTATOR ENTRY: $25 IN ADVANCE | $30 AT THE DOOR
Includes Food and 1 Drink Ticket
Or
BECOME A SPONSOR (click for sponsor sheet)
Opportunity to have your own custom cornhole boards!
Call Kevin @ 619-271-5898 or Sally @ 619-749-2497 or
email: support@psar.org

3n1SportsBarandGrill
3N1 Sports Bar & Grill

2330 Proctor Valley Rd. #101, Chula Vista CA 91914


SPONSORS

Valerie Gardner Insurance

Intercap Lending                        Foundation Escrow

Real Producers

 

Thank you to our PLATINUM SPONSORS

Synergy One Lending           RanchoTed Real Estate          California Preferred Escrow Inc

Morrison Property Inspections                       Aftermath Exterminating      

 

Topics: YPN, Events

Make some Room - PSAR Free Shredding and Recycle Event

Posted by Kevin McElroy on Sep 19, 2022 2:00:00 PM

Tell your clients To Bring their Shredding & Recycling to
PSAR for FREE !

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 it's easy to do the right thing while
you make some room

Wednesday | October 19th | 10:00am - 1:00pm
Open to PSAR members and their clients

Bring your shredding to:
PSAR East Parking Lot
1150 Broadway, El Cajon, CA 92021

 This will be a Drive-up and Drop-off protocolPlease stay in the car until your vehicle is called up to the drop-off area.

Spread the word with these links:

 

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ACCEPTED SHREDDING - 10 BOX MAXIMUM (per company or business)*

All Paper • File Folders • Hanging Files • Checkbooks • Magazines • Notepads • Envelopes

*For larger shredding needs, ProShred will offer a discount rate at Convoy location on the day of event.
Arrangements must be made in advance. There will be no exceptions at the event.


ACCEPTED ELECTRONICS

Computers | Televisions | Monitors | Hard Drives | Printers | Power Supplies | Telephones |
Mice | Cabling | Fax Machines | Stereos | Notebooks | Plasma-Screens | Speakers | Metal | DVD Players | Cell Phones | Cords & Wires

 


NOT ACCEPTED

X-Rays | Cans/Bottles | Food Wrappers | Thick Metal | Printer Cartridges | Corrugated
Cardboard | Non-Recyclable Materials | Plastic | Kitchen Appliances | Light Bulbs


Thank you to our Sponsors

 ProShred Security San Diego                psarlogo_50                Computers 2 Kids      

Farmer Insurance Marcco Flood Restoration
Bob Hillard Marco Calderon
Aftermath Exterminating Inc02 (1) Old Republic Home Protection
Raymundo Gill Debra Yatsko
Marina Vista Escrow 2022 360 Home Inspections
Jaymee Torres Mark Pollard

                                         Phana Par - Caliber Home Loans

Phana Par

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PSAR's mission is to empower real estate professionals.

Since 1928, the Pacific Southwest Association of REALTORS® has played a significant role in shaping the history, growth & development of the Real Estate industry in San Diego County.

 

Topics: Education

Stay Safe Realtors

Posted by Kevin McElroy on Aug 31, 2022 10:15:00 AM
Pro-Active Safety for REALTORS

Take steps and be proactive to ensure that you stay safe and prepared.

Specialist Angela Gaines of the Chula Vista Police Relations & Policing Unit will join retired lieutenant Jim Bolwerkof the San Diego County Sheriff's Department (a PSAR REALTOR®) as they review common mistakes and provide practical instruction that may protect you or a loved one from harm.

 

Tuesday, September 27th
10:30 am - 11:30 am  |  In-person class

          REGISTER          

Join us live in the PSAR South Office.

These and other important topics will be reviewed:

  • What are the safety challenges during the pandemic?
  • What is your responsibility?
  • Planning and Mental Conditioning
  • What is your responsibility while driving?
  • On-site safety measures
  • Safety Do's and Don'ts
  • Proactive steps for self-protection
  • Being safe back at home

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PSAR's mission is to empower real estate professionals.

Since 1928, the Pacific Southwest Association of REALTORS® has played a significant role in shaping the history, growth & development of the Real Estate industry in San Diego County.

Topics: Education