Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for June 30, 2017

YPN Mastermind Event: Out of the Box Marketing

What are you doing to stand out in the competitive field of real estate marketing? If you're ready to challenge yourself and think creatively about your marketing strategy, you won't want to miss the Mastermind Event 2: Out of the Box Marketing on Thursday, July 20 at Copious! Local creative John McNeal of 2Reveal Media will lead this workshop style event in helping you define your brand and brainstorm ways to reach your target audience. Tickets are $15 and include 1 drink ticket and appetizers. More info and register.

Columbus REALTORS® Office Closed 7/3-/74
Please note the Columbus REALTORS® office will be closed in celebration of Independence Day Monday, July3-Tuesday, July 4. The office will re-open Wednesday, July 5 at 8:30a.

Get Ready to Get Realtor® 
NAR launched new Get Realtor® TV ads June 26 to highlight the unflinching optimism REALTORS® bring to home buying and selling and show consumers why they need to Get Realtor®. Preview the TV ads.

Inspection -- mold, lead, radon, bedbugs and more!

Don't miss this Affordable Housing Live Forum panel discussion led by home inspection experts on Friday, July 14 that will discuss what’s new in testing and treatment of radon, mold, lead, bedbugs and more. Free to attend, but registration required. More info and register here.

Biggest Sources of Income for Real Estate Pros
These are the types of activities that earn agents the bulk of their annual income, according to NAR’s 2017 Member Profile. Read more.

12M Consumers May Get Credit-Score Boost
The three largest credit-reporting agencies are implementing a new policy in July to cut down on errors in credit reports. Read more.

Will Driverless Cars Shake Up Your Market?
As autonomous vehicles prepare to go mainstream, the way people live and work stands to face major changes. And that could flip the dynamics of your local housing market. Read more.
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Ideas for flying Old Glory on July 4
Here are some patriotic ways to add to your landscape this Independence Day, plus tips on flag-flying etiquette.