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NOMAR Closed Dec. 30 - Jan. 2

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Both our Mandeville and Metairie offices will be closed on Friday, Dec. 30; and Monday, Jan. 2 to ring in the New Year. We will reopen on Tuesday, Jan. 3, at 8:30 a.m. 

 

January 2017 New Member Orientation Date Moved

The New Member Orientation date for January 2017 has been moved to Tuesday, January 10, 2016 for both the Metairie and Mandeville offices due to the holidays. Orientation will begin at 9 a.m., as usual. View the January 2017 online calendar for details.

 

526 REALTORS® are currently in jeopardy of losing REALTOR® status and MLS Access at end of December 2016 for not taking their Quadrennial Code of Ethics. NAR Requires “Code of Ethics Training” – Cycle IV

These members were mailed a notice, sent numerous emails, and your brokers have been notified. We are making every last effort to assist you in fulfilling your NAR requirement for membership prior to the end of the year to avoid a lapse in your membership and MLS Service. Check to see if your name is on the list. If you took Code of Ethics and your name is on the non-compliant list, send your certificate to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Please note that if you submitted your certificate on November 17th or later, your name may still appear on the list.  If you have received a reply email from Jena stating that she has received your certificate, be assured that you have been recorded as compliant.  You name will not appear on future lists.

List of Members that NEED QET-Cycle 4

Read more.

 

NOMAR Donation to Metropolitan Center for Women and Children

NOMAR Donation to Metro Womens Center

On Thursday, Dec. 22, 2016, NOMAR presented a donation to the Metropolitan Center for Women and Children. This donation was organized by our 2017 NOMAR President, Josie DeGrusha.

 

All REALTORS® Must Renew Licenses With LREC by December 31

The Louisiana Real Estate Commission and Appraisal Board has posted 2017 License Renewal packets to your LREC email address. If you have not received it in your email you need to go the the LREC website, login, and review your status.

All licenses, both real estate and appraisal, must be renewed by December 31 in order to remain active and have MLS services in January 2017. Please note December 31 falls on a weekend and the LREC may be closed part of the week prior to that weekend. We strongly encourage members to take care of license renewal well in advance of December 31. 

LREC cannot process 14,000 applications overnight.  Until a license is properly processed, you may find yourself without services. This is because E&O insurance compliance is part of the process, and no one can practice real estate or appraisal without an active license.

To check your status go to the LREC website.  If you need help call LREC at (225) 925-1923.  

Please remember NOMAR is not LREC.  We cannot process anything for you related to your license or E&O. 

 

Save the Date!

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Our Annual REALTOR® Appreciation Day is Thursday, March 30, 2017 at the Hilton Riverside!

Next year's REALTOR® Appreciation Day will feature two dynamic speakers and much more! The theme is "Sell it like a rockstar!" so get ready to rock out with your fellow REALTORS® as you learn from the best!

Stay tuned for more information about the event.

 

Set of Keys Found

A set of keys was found at an Open House on Wilson Drive.  The set includes a vehicle key & remote along with five other keys.  If these keys belong to you or someone you know, please contact Erin at (504) 274-0783.

 

Updated 2017 East Jefferson Broker Tour

A newly-updated version of the 2017 East Jefferson Broker Tour Schedule is now available on Matrix and nomar.org.

 

Condolences for...

Norma Behan Heurtin, mother of Charles Bilbe, of GARDNER, REALTORS®, who passed away on Friday, Dec. 16. Services were held on Wednesday, Dec. 21, at Greenwood Funeral Home.

 

MLS Matrix, Supra and Instanet Support

MLS Matrix Support

For all Matrix support questions contact Matrix Support Reps:

James, Cheryl or Carli at 504-456-9903 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

If you need help with Instanet please contact them at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or their toll-free phone number, 800-668-8768. Their support phone line is always open and staffed 24/7/365 in North America, with an average hold time of about one minute.

Support for your Xpress keys, eKeys and BTLE Lockboxes can be found two ways; Monday – Friday call the Metairie Office 504-885-3200 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Hours 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. OR Mandeville Office 985-882-8521 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Hours 9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m..  Weekends & Holidays call Supra 877-699-6787.