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Your Minute with the JTHS President

YOUR May Minute with the JTHS President

by | May 31, 2016
Just announced at our Miami Corporate Board meeting last week, 10 new products and services at no additional cost to you.

Susan S. Gaieski,,
Realtor®, e-PRO, SFR
2016 President JTHS Council of the
MIAMI Association of REALTORS®

ANNOUNCING IMPORTANT UPCOMING EVENTS

  • "FREC CALLING! - THIS IS A CALL YOU DON'T WANT TO RECEIVE". Did you know that Sales Associates are taking funds from people and not securing them? There is more criminal theft today than ever before. YOU DON'T WANT TO MISS this lively discussion planned for our JTHS MID-YEAR Breakfast Forum with guest speaker Jonathan Platt, one of FREC's Lead Investigators. Mark your calendar – June 29, 2016 from 8:30am – 10:00am. Embassy Suites, 4350 PGA BLVD, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410 will be the location for this Event.
  • Come Celebrate with Us at the 100th Birthday Celebration of Florida REALTORS® Have you registered for this and secured your hotel reservation? You will have the opportunity to enjoy incredible education programs, an expansive Expo and the BIG 100th Birthday Party celebration with food, live music, dancing, and tons of Door Prizes and Jay Leno. Please note, you will need to reserve your hotel room and register for the FR Convention. Click here to register for the FR Convention. While the host hotel is now sold out, other rooms are available – so reserve today: Click here to make hotel reservations. Click here to register for the MIAMI/JTHS Bus.

TOOLS & SERVICES
Just announced at our Miami Corporate Board meeting last week, 10 new products and services at no additional cost to you. Here's a list of these great tools available now or COMING SOON:

  • *GRIDICS: The Mashup of real estate data, news, stats, public records and MLS – Ability to create one-click reports
  • *HOMESNAP PRO: Real time information for agents on the go, giving you the flexibility to research homes, interact with each other, and collaborate with clients from mobile devices. Agents and consumers can use the same platform to seamlessly share real estate information and communicate directly.
  • *SHOWINGSUITE: Will be replacing Showing Assist in our 2 MLS systems – Provides Home feedback, automated showing scheduling, showing notices, Supra Lockbox Sync, automated scheduling for buyers
  • *AGENT INBOX: All-in-one unified communications platform, has everything a real estate agent needs to message, schedule, & make a deal. JTHS already has this great product and now all of MIAMI has it!
  • HOMESCONNECT DASHBOARD: Integrated business tools in a single login dashboard – Lead and Contact Manager, Email Campaigns, Task Manager/Calendar, MyHomes Profile, Q&A Control Panel, Business Intelligence Reports, & Facebook Listing Application
  • HOMES.COM SYNDICATION: Brokers will now have an additional Syndication Option – MLS Trusted badge on all your members' listings enforces the local MLS as the most accurate source of listing data. Consumers can be confident that the property details they see are correct.
  • *REALOPEDIA: Networking platform for B2B real estate professionals, B2C investors and end-user customers, is comprehensive and feature rich with a business networking group, trend tracker news, country statistics, real estate market data, and more
  • *JUWAI: The #1 Chinese international property portal, offering exclusive access to an audience of high net worth Chinese looking to buy property overseas. MIAMI MLS listings will be shared at NO Cost! Active Now!
  • LISTTRAC: MLS tool that tracks listing performance – measure user engagement data related to their listing content. For all cooperating portals.
  • *RESAAS/REALTIME MLS: Communication platform links real estate agents, brokers, associations and organizations. Think of RESAAS as a mashup of Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn with a real estate twist. (60 days)

*Note all of these new services with an * are Exclusive to Miami/JTHS Members in Miami-Dade, Broward, Palm Beach, Martin and St. Lucie Counties – great competitive advantage for you!

LEADERSHIP ACADEMY
I am happy to report that your JTHS Board of Governors unanimously approved the new Leadership Academy Program. The Team has created an outstanding new program for our members and future leaders. Applications will be accepted starting soon for up to 25 candidates. Stay tuned for more!

NAR WASHINGTON DC LEGISLATIVE MEETINGS & TRADE EXPO
Several of your JTHS-Miami Leaders recently attended the Washington DC legislative meetings earlier this month. We had the opportunity to meet with our Representatives and Senators to discuss important issues relating to the Cost of Homeownership, Private Flood Insurance Options, Real Estate-related Tax Policies that are vital to the economy, and funding/approvals for to Condominiums – often the most affordable homeownership option. Click here to read a summary provided by the current 2016 NAR Vice President, Sherri Meadows.

DID YOU KNOW
As a JTHS/MIAMI Member, you have access to many Co-Branded Marketing Materials? You can personalize & co-brand your listing presentations with your own logo. Click here for all the details. Additional instructions for adding your own logo to your materials can also be found there.

As a JTHS MLS member, your listings are part of an International Referral Network connecting you to 137 Global Markets worldwide? Click here for links to each partner association. Two recent additions to our Global Markets – Spain & Austria.

Endless Opportunities for our Members - as we make a difference together!