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. Check our Community Page for how we are involved, and how YOU can get involved in the community!
LATEST GBAR NEWS:
2016 GBAR REALTOR® of the Year
Our REALTOR® of the Year will be announced at our May 3, 2016 Membership Meeting!
New Member Orientation – April 29, 2016
Upon application, NEW MEMBERS pledge to complete this program, as well as the New Member Code of Ethics (live or online), within the first 90 days of membership.
Even if you have previously completed the online New Member Orientation, or as a seasoned REALTOR®, you would like a refresher, we encourage you to attend this program. Learn the Association’s value proposition, its mission, and how it strives to help you in your business! Click here to register.
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.
- Flood Insurance Legislation Promises Flexibility for Consumers
WASHINGTON (April 28, 2016) — Property owners who opt to purchase flood insurance in the private market rather than through the National Flood Insurance Program may do so under current rules, but they …
- Pending Home Sales Maintain Momentum in March
WASHINGTON (April 27, 2016) — Pending home sales increased slightly in March for the second consecutive month and reached their highest level in almost a year, according to the National Association of …
- Existing-Home Sales Spring Ahead in March
WASHINGTON (April 20, 2016) — Bolstered by big gains in the Northeast and Midwest, existing-home sales bounced back in March and remained slightly up from a year ago, according to the National Associa …
REALTOR® Magazine Headlines
- Mortgage Rates Inch Slightly Higher April 29, 2016
The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage rose higher this week but is expected to trickle back down in the coming week. …
- Home Ownership Rate Nears Record Lows April 29, 2016
Home sales may be on the rise, but home ownership is declining in the U.S., according to new Census Bureau data. …
- Keller Williams Sees Increase in Agent Count April 29, 2016
The franchise just surpassed the 139,000 associates mark, adding nearly 5,000 agents in one quarter alone. …