• Tech support is “FREE” with your membership!

    Did you know that technical help is included with your membership? The TechHelpline is a benefit provided to Realtors® from the Arizona Association of Realtors® The TechHelpline wants to help you get up to speed on technology terms. Just knowing the differences amongst them can help increase your tech knowledge. More importantly, familiarity can help […]

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  • zipForm integration coming to RPR

    RPR users who have zipForm accounts can jump from one application to the other, thanks to this new integration. From RPR’s Property Details page, most zipForm users will automatically see a zipForm Transactions button. Initially, you will need to link your RPR and zipForm accounts. When you log in to RPR and click on the […]

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  • Help your seller see the light on a realistic list price

    What REALTOR® hasn’t felt challenged during pricing discussions with homeowners in a similar situation? And why wouldn’t an average homeowner expect to earn a return on home improvements? Thankfully, there is a common ground when it comes to landing on a solid listing price. Here are five proven tools and techniques for guiding your seller […]

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  • Top 10 “Power User” Features of the RPR App

    The RPR app and busy REALTORS® have much in common. Mainly, they are each constantly in motion. We know that to keep up with an agent’s need for quick access to property and market trend data, the app must continually build in new features and related usefulness. Fast forward, here are the top 10 features […]

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  • Drone Ordinances: Current regulations & why cities should not adopt additional

    They are the latest and greatest in aerial tech, but as they have gained in popularity and use; so has their abuse. Unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), more commonly referred to as “drones”, are the flying portion of the system, which is operated remotely by a “pilot” via a ground control system and on-board computer with […]

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  • RPR releases new school report

    On the evening of Tuesday, October 27, 2015, RPR is scheduled to release its latest update.  A key new function will be a School Report. The School Report is designed as a stand-alone report for users needing school information.  The report is run for a specific school and users can include maps of the school’s location, […]

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  • Creating a ‘Nosy Neighbor’ report in RPR

    Watch this short video to learn how to create a Market Activity Report (or “Nosy Neighbor Report”) quickly and easily for your farm area!

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  • New in the Marketplace: GLTYR

    SAAR is pleased to introduce you to our newest Marketplace Partner, GLTYR. GLTYR makes mobile marketing simple and affordable for real estate professionals. Here is an example .. Jeni Carter, REALTOR® GLTYR is a mobile multimedia content creation and distribution platform to create and send unlimited multimedia promotions, marketing campaigns and ads entirely from your phone using picture, audio, video and […]

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  • Arizona employment growth, multi-family updates & more from the commercial summit

    If you were unable to attend the 3rd Annual Commercial Real Estate Summit on April 16th, you have NO idea what you missed out on!  For those of you who did attend, how many of you were blown away with all of the information that was provided?  And of course we had saved the best for last; […]

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  • Tech 4 Productivity: To-Do Lists

    Sticky notes are all over your desk. You’re on the phone with a client and you tell them, “yes, I’ll get that right over to you”. An e-mail pops up and reminds you of something else that needs to get done. You get off the phone, and suddenly start to wonder, “what was I supposed […]

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  • Where can I learn technology?

    In the 2013 Comprehensive Membership Survey, the majority of SAAR members reported that changing technology has great impact on their business. Over 30% also reported that changing technology is the number one most important challenge they face. But how do you find out about new technology – and more importantly, learn how to use it […]

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  • Out-of-the-box free & cheap marketing

    We asked members for some ideas on free or low-cost marketing techniques. Here are a few of their answers: Pick up the phone By far, this was the marketing method mentioned most often. Most agree that calling people is one of the best ways to build relationships and get referrals. Nervous about making that first […]

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  • Road to Referrals: Marketing and lead generating toward your sphere

    The idea of lead generating — that is, actively pursuing leads — can not only be daunting for some people, it can be truly paralyzing. Great news is there is a method of lead generation that works for you, we just have to find it. Many find that the easiest route filled with the least […]

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  • What the Adobe hack can teach REALTORS® about password security

    First things first: If you’re an Adobe customer and haven’t changed your password yet, you need to change it RIGHT NOW. If you use your old Adobe password on other websites, such as Facebook, Gmail, or your banking, you need to change those passwords as well. NOW. Why? A recent cyber attack resulted in millions […]

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