From September 15 – October 15, we celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month! The National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals (NAHREP) is the voice of real estate for the Latino community. We encourage you to get to know this growing demographic and to learn more about home-buying trends for Hispanic Virginians. Check out this great article posted by our Association Executive, Jim Wetzel, on the VPAR website: https://vpar.realtor/happy-
On Tuesday, October 19, at our General Membership Meeting, meet Leslie Frazier, VR Sr. VP of Industry and Community Relations, as she moderates a panel discussion of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion – Best Practices for REALTORs. Panelists will include Chandra Patterson, Eugenia Jackson, and me. Sign Up here!
The 3rd Learning Leaders Series session, sponsored by the VPAR Broker Council, will present Building Leaders with Zan Monroe. Open to all, please register with Jo. The session will be held at the James River Country Club and begins promptly at 9:30am.
We have stepped into the fourth and final quarter of 2021 and VPAR leadership is already making plans for 2022! What’s in store for you?
- Get ready to VOTE for the 2022 Board of Directors, Monday, October 19!
- Come celebrate Election Day at the Crab Shack VPAR Social!
- Reserve your spot for the IN-PERSON Mask-uerade Installation Banquet for the 2022 Board of Directors and President, Kaera Mims.
- New Goals!! We have completed our annual review and updated our 2020-2023 VPAR Strategic Plan. Read more here!
- Join a Committee in 2022! The new Committee Sign up Sheet is ready now. Get involved! Sign up now!
As we slowly move back to in-person events, VPAR leadership would like to remind everyone of their policy that VPAR events are not for recruiting. We want these opportunities for agents to socialize and get to know other agents across firms, without the concern of “heavy recruiting”.
Look for more and exciting news every Monday with our REALTOR® Update a great way to keep up on current events at VPAR. So much is happening and so many upcoming events, I hope to see you at one, some or ALL of them!!
2021 VPAR President