Welcome to the Greater Bangor Association of REALTORS®!
This website provides information about upcoming events, courses, and general Association-related news to current and future REALTORS® and Affiliate Members.
LATEST GBAR NEWS:
Denise Reed of Realty of Maine, has been selected as GBAR’s 2015 REALTOR® of the Year for the second year in a row! Denise has proven to be a very valuable asset to our Association, as well as to the real estate industry and the community. We are lucky to have her!
The Greater Bangor Association of REALTORS® provides valuable services to its members and promotes high ethical standards while striving to enhance the quality of life in our community, the image of the REALTOR® professional, and the preservation of real property rights.
- Pending Home Sales Maintain Momentum in May
WASHINGTON (June 29, 2015) — Pending home sales continued to rise in May and are now at their highest level in over nine years, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Gains in the Northea …
- Existing-Home Sales Bounce Back Strongly in May as First-time Buyers Return
WASHINGTON (June 22, 2015) — Fueled partly by an increase in the share of sales to first-time buyers, existing-home sales increased in May to their highest pace in nearly six years, according to the N …
- Realtors® Applaud CFPB's Proposed Extension of TRID Implementation
WASHINGTON (June 17, 2015) –National Association of Realtors® President Chris Polychron, executive broker with 1st Choice Realty in Hot Springs, Ark., released the following statement in response to t …
REALTOR® Magazine Headlines
- Contracts to Buy Homes Reaches 9-Year High June 30, 2015
Strong sales are causing home prices rising to an “unhealthy and unsustainable pace,” NAR’s latest pending home sales index shows…. …
- Why the Independent Contractor Decision is So Big For Real Estate June 30, 2015
Massachusetts’ highest court ruled in favor of brokerages that want to classify their sales associates as independent contractors rather than… …
- 5 Issues That Will Impact Real Estate June 30, 2015
Demographic shifts from retiring baby boomers and the rising of the millennial generation in home buying will have the most profound impact on the… …