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Congratulations to Our Newly Installed Presidents
NOMAR - Evelyn Wolford
CID - Kenny Hurst
GSREIN - Adrain Pappalardo

Congratulations to NOMAR President Claudette Reuther
who was recongnized by the St. Bernard Chamber of Commerce as its "Member of The Year".

Congratulations to Barry Spizer, CCIM
of SRSA Commercial Real Estate who was nominated by CID and named one of 59 commercial REALTORS® recognized nationally for outstanding  professional achievements in commercial real estate by the National Association of REALTORS®.

City Business 2013 Women of the Year
Congratulations to the following ...
Jackie Clarkson - New Orleans City Council President
Jennifer Lee Poulin - Sealy & Company Director of Marketing and Leasing
Evelyn Wolford - LATTER & BLUM Branch Manager & Broker

NOMAR's YPN Annual Toy Drive
NOMAR's Young Professionals Network is collecting toys to donate to local children and we need your help!  You can drop off your new & unwrapped toys from now until December 16th at either NOMAR office or at Mirambell Realty, 500 Clearview Parkway, Metairie.
If you have any questions, contact Robyn Bruno at (504) 452-7789 or Kelli Walker or Tranell Barton of NOMAR at (504) 885-3200





A Free Homebuyer Workshop by Chase Bank, Tuesday Dec 10th
Vivian Romero fo Chase Bank will hold a seminar on Tuesday, Dec. 10th from 6:30pm - 8:00pm at the Chase Branch on Veterans across from Wal-Mart, 8923 Veterans Blvd, Metairie, LA  70003.  Office:  (504) 467-3340

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The first stop when your clients house shop.
Expert guidance, Real-life examples, In-depth explanations.
The My New Home workshop offers everything your clients need to know as they prepare to buy a home.
his educational workshop will help them to:
°Understand their costs up front
°Determine a price range that's realistic and comfortable
°Know more about how a real estate agent can help
°Learn how their credit score can impact their loan
°Identify the paperwork they need for a smooth loan process


Social Media & Email Marketing for REALTORS® Presented by Constant Contact

Thursday, December 12th in Mandeville

Times:  2 Options - Same Presentation

MORNING Session 9:00am - 11:00am
Registration Links
Morning Dec. 12th in Mandeville
LUNCH Session 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Registration Links
Lunch Dec. 12th in Mandeville

Cost:         FREE - Breakfast and Lunch included

Contact:    Marvin O. Smith  Constant Contact - Authorized Local Expert

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Last Homebuying Course Of The Year
Realizing the need to simplify the path for citizens to achieve, "the Dream of Homeownership", Sulli Educational Services, Inc. is sponsoring a 12-hour certified homebuyer program.  The English course is Saturday, December 14th, 10:00am to 6:00pm and Sunday, December 15th, 1:00pm to 5:00pm.  You must attend both days of the course.  All 12-hours are necessary to receive a certificate.  The program is $80.

At the end of the course students will receive verification of training that within income limitation opens the door to the various programs in assistance if eligible, Home Funds, Bond Money, various grants in each parish, soft second funds and other grants that help them with their down payment or closing cost.  Assitance is subject to credit and income guidelines.  Classes will be held at the Hispanic Resource Center located at 4312 Florida Ave., Kenner, Louisiana  70065.

Call (504) 464-6224 for information and pre-registration.  Seating is limited.  Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.for required documents.




NOMAR REALTORS® Move for Hunger - Extended through December!
The NOMAR food drive for Second Harvest Food Bank has been extended!!!  We are going to continue to collect food items through December as we work to collect over A TON of food for area families.  With your help, we have already dropped off over 1500 pounds of food to Second Harvest Food Bank.  Let's keep the donations rolling in through the holidays!  If you have already donated, we thank you and we ask you to continue your efforts.  Remember, you can drop off food items at NOMAR anytime you attend a meeting, class, or are in the area, or you can arrange to have donations picked up from your office.  If you would prefer to make a financial contribution, a $10 donation equals 35 pounds of food and provides 28 meals to families in the metro area.  Checks can be made payable to Second Harvest and can be mailed to or dropped off at the NOMAR (Metairie) office.

*For Pick-Up or more Boxes, please call or email:
Josie Occhipinti (504) 729-8292
Tano Compagno (504) 616-6209
Kelli Walker (504) 885-3200
Tranell Barton (504) 885-3200


2nd Annual REALTOR® Covington Food Drive
As many of you know, the Covington Food Bank has been experiencing a severe shortage lately.  As we did last year, the Northshore Real Estate Community is coming together to help this organization that does so much to help our community.  If you would like to donate, please the drop-off locations below or call Melissa O'Donnell (985) 882-8521 to become a drop off location!  We also have drop off location signs available if you would like one at your office.  For more information email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Drop Off Locations/Partners
New Orleans Metropolitan Association of REALTORS® (Mandeville Location)
Arbor Lending Group
Coldwell Banker TEC REALTORS® (Covington, LA)
110 Title LLC
Real Estate Resource Group LLC
RE/MAX Elite