Broker Collaborative: Navigating NAR's Potential Settlement.

Posted by Richard D'Ascoli on Mar 19, 2024 5:27:19 PM

Date: Thursday, March 21st
Time: 1:30 - 2:30 PM
Location: Zoom.  Register Here

In a landscape filled with questions following the recent settlement announcement and subsequent confusing news releases, the need for clear, actionable guidance has never been more evident.  The PSAR Broker Brain Trust offers a focused setting to address these changes head-on.

With insights from brokers Nikki Coppa, Rick Hagen, and Jason Lopez, and input from PSAR CEO Richard D'Ascoli, this one-hour meeting is an opportunity to share resources, explore options, and seek answers together. Whether finding existing solutions or discovering new ones, we're committed to supporting our community through these challenges.  Broker participation is encouraged.  

   Zoom Meeting Registration   

Features:

  • Insightful discussions on recent legal developments
  • Resource sharing to navigate the current landscape
  • Collaborative problem-solving and Q&A session

This meeting is for PSAR Real Estate Brokers and Office Managers seeking clarity and direction in light of recent legal changes. 

This meeting will NOT be recorded.

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Topics: Education, Brokers/Managers, Leadership

broker breakfast Feb 22nd

Posted by Kevin McElroy on Jan 29, 2024 8:00:00 AM

RISK MANAGEMENT FORUM AT THE BROKER BREAKFAST THIS FEBRUARY 22ND

RSVP Here
(Limited to Brokers and Office Managers)
$10 to RSVP
Riverwalk Golf Club
1150 Fashion Valley Rd, San Diego, CA 92108, USA

February 22nd, 2024 | Thursday

9:00 am - 9:15 am : Networking/Breakfast
9:15 am - 11:00 am : Speakers/Discussion

An added bonus for attendees at our Broker Breakfast is our guest speaker, Jane Rheinheimer of Intelink Law Group.  She will present an overview of the new Federal Labor Standards Act, effective March 11, 2024, which may reclassify real estate licensees as employees instead of independent contractors.  This is mission critical information for brokers!

Another major topic of interest to be covered at the breakfast is the C.A.R. draft forms revisions that have been posted– and that the RLA & BRBC will have a grid!  The changes will be discussed at the breakfast.  Here is the link to the forms drafts.

Other topics of interest will include:

  • C.A.R. Winter Meeting update
  • Draft C.A.R. forms changes
  • US Department of Labor's final rule on independent contractor status
  • National and California lawsuits
  • Local issues
  • Round table with attendees

Discussion Moderators:

Brokers  Nikki Coppa, Rick Hagen & Jason Lopez will moderate the discussion.
To suggest agenda topics, email ceo@psar.org.

Schedule the date!  2024 Broker Breakfast 

Thursday, May 16th: 9:00 am to 10:30 am at PSAR South Service Center

Wednesday, October 2nd: 9:00 am to 10:30 am at PSAR East Service Center

Topics: Education, Brokers/Managers, Leadership

Be a Resource with the Inside Scoop on the Chula Vista Bayfront

Posted by PSAR Communication on Oct 16, 2023 8:00:00 AM

Major Bayfront Development Update Coming Soon

  •  Russ Mitchell of Gaylord Pacific Resorts will cover the highly anticipated Chula Vista Bayfront Transformation project.
  • City of Chula Vista's Planning Manager and Zoning Administrator, Todd Phillips, will provide valuable insights into the Bayfront development and its potential benefits for the city.

The future is now for Chula Vista's 64 acres of scenic bayfront property. Major development is underway to repurpose that stretch of land for a world-class destination resort complete with convention space, shops, dining, and other commercial venues.

Mr. Mitchell will reveal new details on construction timelines, blueprints, and much more! While Mr. Phillips will share a comprehensive discussion on the development. 

Whether you’re a local business owner anticipating new opportunities, or a Chula Vista resident excited to get a glimpse into the evolution of your community and its bayfront district, you will not want to miss this unique event!

Join the PSAR Government Affairs Committee for this insightful presentation.

Register now to gain special insight into this historical South Bay development project!

Register

Thursday | October 26th, 2023
9:30 A.M. to 10:30 A.M.
Live in the South County Office
880 Canarios Ct., #100 Chula Vista, CA 91910

Hosted by:

Pacific Southwest Association of REALTORS
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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: Announcements, Leadership, Government Affairs

Chula Vista Forum on Tools to Improve California Housing

Posted by PSAR Communication on Aug 7, 2023 9:00:00 AM

Get the latest on State Bills that Impact Housing!Chula Vista Forum on Tools To Improve California Housing with Steve Padilla & David Alvarez

Senator Steve Padilla and Assemblymember David Alvarez will provide updates on state legislation that impacts housing.  

This is a FREE and exclusive forum for members of the Chula Vista Chamber of Commerce, South County Economic Development Council, and the Pacific Southwest Association of Realtors  

     Register Here     

Friday, August 25th
10:45 AM- 12:00 PM
South PSAR Office
 
Topics

  • AB 1287: Requires Density Bonuses for applicants who propose to develop low and moderate-income housing - For more information click here
  • AB 1449: CEQA Exemption for 100% Affordable Housing Projects - For more information click here
  • AB 91: Provides an exemption from non-resident tuition for a limited number of students - For more information click here
  • AB 1476: Allows the formation of a community and affordable housing reinvestment agency - For more information click here
  • SB 534: The Equitable Access to Job Opportunity Pilot Program click here
  • SB 751: Force Majeure click here
  • Tijuana River Valley & Cross Border Sewage Flows

This event will be moderated by Jim O’Callaghan, CEO of the South County Economic Development Council.

 Speakers

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Senator Steve Padilla

Chula Vista Forum on Tools To Improve California Housing with Steve Padilla & David Alvarez"
Assemblymember David Alvarez

Hosted by:

Chula Vista Chamber of Commerce Soth County Economic Development Council Pacific Southwest Association of REALTORS
 
 
Sponsored by:

BNixTermite         Rancho Ted Hard Money Lending

Republic Services 
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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: Announcements, Leadership, Government Affairs

Meet the candidates and elected officials  (Entrance Fee Subsidized by PSAR-FOR Members ONLY!)

Posted by Kevin McElroy on Jul 18, 2023 9:00:00 AM

Experience an enchanting evening under the night sky, where you'll have the chance to mingle with esteemed candidates, elected officials, and influential professionals in your field!
Meet the candidates and elected officials

Save the date for this not-to-be-missed event at the Kona Kai Resort! PSAR and the Women's Council of Realtors San Diego have arranged for you to meet District 4 Supervisor candidates and engage with newly elected officials. Enjoy the ambiance that only San Diego offers while helping to shape our community's future.

PSAR members pay only $10 per ticket (PSAR covers the remaining ticket price).

 

Thursday | August 17th, 2023
5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

CALL PSAR FOR TICKETS-1

$10 for PSAR Members here
PSAR: 619-421-7811

Eventbrite Registration

For Non-PSAR Members,
price is $69


Womans Council of REALTORS San Diego                Pacific Southwest Association of REALTORS   

For more information, send inquiries to support@psar.org or call 619-421-7811

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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. This program is only open to REALTORS® and PSAR Affiliate Members. There is no cost for attending this program.

Topics: Announcements, Leadership, Government Affairs

Annual Meeting, Member appreciation & Happy Hour!

Posted by Communications on Jun 16, 2023 11:14:20 AM

PSAR Appreciates its members! Member Happy Hour!

Friday, June 23rd,  3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
PSAR South Service Center

(FREE - PSAR members ONLY)

RSVP Now!
(If you have trouble with the RSVP call 619-421-7811)

Celebrate your PSAR membership - RSVP by June 22nd! Eat, drink, and connect with one another. Space is limited.

Agenda

Networking, Refreshments: Hors D'oeuvre, Wine, and Beer Served

Association Update

Meet the 2024-2025 candidates for PSAR Board positions.

Discover the secrets of success from a panel of highly successful PSAR REALTORS®

in the current challenging market. The session will be facilitated by Steven Sladek, PSAR REALTOR® of the Year. Don't miss this opportunity to learn from the best!

Expert Speaker Panel

Anthony Manzon, Lisa Ruiz, Lisa Miller-Carnation

Bonus!  Get a FREE professional headshot or new marketing photos from professional photographer Don Anderson.  Dress for success!

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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 Count

Topics: Announcements, Events, Leadership, PSAR Benefits

2024/2025 PSAR Board of Directors Nominating Period

Posted by PSAR Communication on Apr 13, 2023 1:50:00 PM

PSAR Board of Directors Nominating Period
PSAR Board of Directors & CAR Director 2024 / 2025 Nominations

What is the ideal profile of an Officer or Director?

  • An experienced agent or broker manager who will represent PSAR's members.
  • Has specific skills that help our organization be more relevant in today's marketplace
  • A desire to “give back” to the realtor community 
  • A leader who will guide others in developing leadership capabilties
  • One whose volunteer work at PSAR has triggered a desire to have a greater association impact
  • A strong belief in PSAR and your ability to contribute to its greater success

As a PSAR director, you will have the opportunity to work with influential and highly capable industry and community leaders. Board members are the face of the organization as well as industry leaders.  Our Board members expand their network, grow in professional stature, and influence initiatives that empower Realtors.  You will challenge yourself intellectually, and improve yourself as a Realtors.  Join an elite team of real estate leaders and be a difference maker in your Association.

Becoming an Officer or Director.

PSAR's Nominating Committee is seeking nominees for:

  • President-Elect
  • Secretary/Treasurer
  • Director (There are 5 Director positions available)

    Deadline for Submission of Nomination: April 28th, 2023 (5 PM)

2024/2025 BOARD OF DIRECTORS ELECTION APPLICATION

 


Are you interested in becoming a Director of the California Association of REALTORS® representing PSAR in 2024?

  • Are you active in the Real Estate industry?
  • Are you a successful agent, manager, or Broker/Owner?
  • Are you active in residential resale, commercial sales, or property management?
  • Have you served at least one year on a PSAR committee?

    Take this opportunity to leverage your knowledge and exprerience to make a difference!

    Deadline for Submission of nomination: April 28th, 2023 (5 PM)

2023 C.A.R. DIRECTOR APPLICATION

 

Topics: Leadership

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

Chula Vista Mayoral Debate

Posted by PSAR Communication on Aug 3, 2022 12:00:00 PM

Join Joe Little of NBC 7, San Diego, in person,
and explore the candidate's visions for the future.
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Hosted by the Chula Vista Chamber of Commerce and the Pacific Southwest Association of Realtors

          Register Here          

Thursday, August 25th
6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
 
 
Chula Vista Mayoral Candidates John McCann and Ammar Campa-Najjar's debate will focus on business, the local economy, the future of housing, and homeownership.
 
 Candidates
 
John McCannJohn McCann Ammar Campa-Najjar
Ammar Campa-Najjar

This event will be moderated by Joe Little of NBC 7 San Diego.

Joe Little of NBC San Diego

Joe Little

Members of the Chula Vista Chamber can send their recommendations for questions to be asked during the debate to marcy@chulavistachamber.org. PSAR Members can send recommendations to george@psar.org.

Chula Vista Chamber of Commerce

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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: Announcements, Leadership, Government Affairs

Broker Breakfast- River Walk

Posted by Richard D'Ascoli on May 11, 2022 5:30:00 PM

                             Register Here                            

Brokers' Risk Management - May 20, 2022

The Broker Breakfast is back IN PERSON!

Start the day with breakfast, and networking with fellow brokers. Find out what’s trending at CAR, NAR, CRMLS, and in San Diego County.

Brokers Nikki Coppa and Rick Hagen, plus Attorney Fred Pfister from White & Bright will provide commentary on brokerage experiences in the courts and in their offices. This is great peer-to-peer info you won't find anywhere else!

Here are some of the topics you can expect to be covered:

  • Pending forms changes
  • ADU disclosure challenges and best practices
  • Post-COVID market experiences
  • Local and state landlord-tenant issues and transactional sales.
  • Legal defense strategies
  • MLS issues and functionality updates
  • PSAR CEO update and unique perspective
  • Broker Roundtable with Q&A

Friday, May 20th from 9:00 am - 10:30 am 
Riverwalk Golf Club

1150 Fashion Valley Road, San Diego, CA 92108

                             Register Here                            

Pre-registration is requested.  Breakfast will be served
Limited Seating.

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Save the Date for Future Broker Breakfast

October 21st, 2022, 9:00 am

Topics: Education, Brokers/Managers, Leadership