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Volume 15, Issue 8

April 14, 2014

Emil J. Morey Scholarship Applications Are Available

The Emil J. Morey Memorial Scholarship was created in 1988 and first awarded in 1989 to honor the memory of REALTOR® Emil J. Morey (1923-1988)

Click here for the Emil J. Morey Memorial Scholarship application, or you can stop and pick up an application at the NFCAR office.

The deadline for graduating high school students to submit their application is 5/1

NFCAR's Advance Dues Club

Sign Up Today! Save for your 2015 REALTOR® Dues, the program is simple... you put a little bit of money on your account on a regular basis... it adds up during the year; so when you receive your annual REALTOR statement you pay your remaining balance, or you receive a dues statement that says... "Paid in Full" It's that simple! Call NFCAR for detail 203 744-7255.

Caravan Contact Information

Just a reminder - Caravans are not managed or operated by NFCAR - they are managed and/or operated by REALTORS®. Rules and regulations apply to each of the individual caravans. If you have any questions regarding the caravans, please call the contacts listed below.

Bethel: Jim Adams at EMM Loans 203-400-6214

Brookfield; Kellie Martone email your listing address and price to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  by Friday's at noon

Danbury; Thomas Lutz at Newtown Savings Bank (203) 364-2970 

New Fairfield; Jane Serfass at Neumann Real Estate (203) 746-6565

New Milford; Tom Lutz at Newtown Savings Bank (203) 364-2970

Sherman; Irit Granger at William Raveis (203) 803-3748

Condo Only Caravan; Debbie Blum at Cornerstone CT Realty (203) 733-8379


April & May CE Class Schedule

Our CE Classes are $30 for NFCAR Members & $35 for Non-Members. All classes will be held here at NFCAR 15 Stony Hill Road, Bethel

(M) CT Real Estate Law: Updated & Revisited - Apr. 16th - 1:30-4:30

SOLD OUT - Diversity & Doing Business - Apr. 23rd

Review of Residential Rules Regulations - Apr. 23rd - 1:30-4:30

(M) CT Real Estate Law: Updated & Revisited - Apr. 26th - 9:30-12:30

New Constructions - Apr. 30th - 9:30-12:30

(M) CT Real Estate Law: Updated & Revisited - May 3rd- 9:30-12:30

What REALTORS® Should Know About Credit But Were Afraid To Ask - May 7th - 9:30-12:30

Homes For All - May 7th - 1:30-4:30

Social Media For REALTORS® - May 14th - 9:30-12:30

Know Your Government Loans In A Tight Market - May 14th - 1:30-4:30

Environmental Issues - May 17th - 1:30-4:30

 REALTORS® Marketing Properties With Email & Social Media - May 21st - 9:30-12:30

(M) CT Real Estate Law: Updated & Revisited - May 21st - 1:30-4:30

(M) CT Real Estate Law: Updated & Revisited - May 28th - 9:30-12:30

Review of Residential Rules & Regulations - May 28th - 1:30-4:30

Construction & Renovation Financing - Moving On - May 31st - 9:30-12:30

(M) CT Real Estate Law: Updated & Revisited - May 31st - 1:30-4:30

(M) = Denotes that this course is Mandatory continuing ed course per the State of CT and is required to renewing your CT real estate license.
To download the April CE Flyer click here.
To download the May CE Flyer click here.
'Principles & Practices' Course - Open Enrollment

This course is a continuous Start Program, start your training on any Monday evening. 

Here are the details:

Runs: Monday & Wednesday - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Tuition: $399.00

Click here to download the registration form.


WCR Links

In CT:



Fair Housing Association of CT Conference

The 35th Annual Fair Housing Conference is being held Thursday, April 24, from 8:30 to 3:15 at the Sheraton Hartford South in Rocky Hill. Topics include the future of fair housing in Connecticut, fair housing for persons with disabilities, and fair housing and segregation. Signup deadline is April 14. Cost: $65/members and $85/non-members. For more info and registration, click here

REALTOR® Party Convention & Trade Expo: Register Now

Registration is now open for the REALTOR® Party Convention & Trade Expo, May 12-17 in Washington, D.C. The REALTOR® Party Convention & Trade Expo is where NAR members take an active role to advance the real estate industry, public policy, and the association. Join fellow REALTORS® in Washington, DC, for special issues forums, committee meetings, legislative activities, and the industry trade show. Click here to register now!

REALTOR® Magazine Seeking Nominations for 2014 Good Neighbor Awards

REALTOR® Magazine's Good Neighbor Awards recognize REALTORS® who have made an extraordinary impact on their community, or on the national or world stage, through volunteer work. Five winners are announced each fall in REALTOR® Magazine. Winners are recognized annually at the REALTORS® Conference & Expo, and receive $10,000 grants for their charities. Winners also receive travel expenses to the conference and national and local media exposure for their community cause. In addition to the winners, five honorable mentions each receive a $2,500 grant. This year's Good Neighbor Award deadline is May 16, 2014. Nominations are received from REALTORS® around the country, as well as through local and state Good Neighbor Award programs that serve as feeders to the national program. Applicants must be members of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®. Click here to nominate a REALTOR®
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