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NOMAR & GSREIN Office Closed
Friday, April 18th.  We wish all of you a safe and Happy Easter!

"REALTOR® of the Year" Luncheon Tickets Now on Sale
for the May 9th luncheon.  Only $38:  Caesar Salade, choice of Petit Filet or Trout Almandine, and White Chocolate Bread Pudding. Register online at web registration or print the registration form.  No tickets will be sold at the door.

North Shore Office Administrator MLS Training Class, May 1st, 1:00-2:30
Unfortunately the class in Mandeville that was scheduled for April 3rd from 1-2:30 had to be cancelled.  The new date is May 1st, 1:00-2:30.  This class will cover everything an office administrator encounters every day including MLS rules, MLS listing maintenance tips, and procedures.  There is no limit on number of attendees per office or company.  If you have any questions, please contact Patt, Cheryl or James at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or (504) 456-9903.

St. Bernard Parish Flood Risk:
Safety, Control and Resonsibility Community Education and Outreach Campaign
St. Bernard Parish President Davide Peralta announced plans on WWL-TV to launch a community outreach campaign to educate St. Bernard residents about flood risk and hazard mitigation planning.  The informational campaign will target three areas:  safety, flood control and responsibility.  The Community Open Housses will be held from 3:00pm - 7:00pm, June 10th at the Val Reiss Multi-Purpose Center, 899 East Magistrate Street, Chalmette, LA; June 11th at Docville Farm, 5124 East St. Bernard Highway, Violet, LA; and June 18th at the Los Islenos Heritage and Cultural Society Museum Complex, 1357 Bayou Road, St. Bernard, LA.  For more information click here.


WCR Fashion Show "REALTORS® Edition VOGUE" April 24th
at Generations Hall 6:00pm-9:00pm.  New Venue * NewTime * Cocktail Event * Open Bar * Catered Food * Exclusive VIP Seating w/ Bar. Please click on links below for more information. 

WCR Fashion Show Flyer

WCR Fashion Show Package

Friday, April 25, 2014 "REALTORS® Day" at the Jazz Fest
Jazz Fest has had what is known as "locals day" so we thought it would be great to work together to establish the opening day of the Fest each year as "REALTORS® Day"!  NOMAR sells a Pink and a Navy one size fits all baseball cap with the REALTOR® logo in front for $13.05 incl tax.  We have also ordered some Black and some Blue T-shirts size L & XL with a white REALTOR® logo.  They will sell for $16.31 incl tax.  Wear your REALTOR® logo or Company logo hats and shirts so that you stand out in the crown.  Let's go enjoy the festivities in our great city while promoting our industry at the same time.  Hope to see you there on April 25th! 

Summit Funding & The Core Present:  Todd Scrima President Founder of Summit Funding, Inc.
Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 11:30am - 1:30pm at Summit Funding in Covington.  109 Inwood Drive, Suites 1 & 2.
Learn how to increase your closings by 20% per month.  Get 20 more referral leads per month.  Lunch will be provided!  RSVP (985) 531-5881 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
.  Click on the following link for more info.  Summit Funding Flyer

NAPMW 2014 Crawfish Cook Off - May 10th
Saturday, May 10th 11:00am-4:00pm at Southport Hall.  For tickets & sponsorships, call
Cheryl Ray (504) 909-0068 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Jean Hand (504) 952-0452 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Click on link below for more information.

NOMAR & MARPAC Bowling Event - Halloween in June
Join us Friday, June 13th for a monster bash at Rock'n Bowl.  Dress as your scariest movie monster or T.V. monster. Registration includes fountain drinks, draft beer, wine and assorted finger food and door prizes.  Team of 6 only $180.00. Individual registration NOMAR members $30.00 & non-members $40.00.
Also there will be MARPAC parade of prizes.  Click on the below link for more information.
Printable Registration Form


2015 Mandatory CE Topic Suggestions
Our three LREC Commissioners attended the February Education Committee meeting and the annual mandatory course was discussed. The Commissioners want to know what you think the 2015 Mandatory Course should be.  Please send your suggestions to Lynda Nugent Smith at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

NOMAR Board Store
We have many REALTOR® items that may help you in getting that listing sold.  Drop by our Metairie or Mandeville office to check out what is new!!!

Condolences to ...

... Don Borngesser, of Coldwell Banker TEC REALTORS®, whose son Sonny Borngesser recently passed away.  Please keep Don's family and friends in your prayers.

... the family and friends of Carroll Benton Fromherz of LATTER & Blum Property Management who died on April 10, 2014 at the age of 85.  Please keep Carroll and her family in your prayers.

... Frank Trapani of LATTER & BLUM INC/REALTORS® and his wife Meg whose sister Mary McClung passed away on April 10th.  Please keep Mary and her family in your prayers.

... Joy Naylon of RE/MAX Affiliates whose father Lee Billy "Bill" Orin Lee passed away surrounded by his adoring family on 4/11/14 after a courageous battle with pulmonary disease.  Please keep Lee and his family in your prayers.