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The Deal Room, formerly Commercial Pitch



Wednesday Jul 01 | 1:00 PM

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  • Wednesday
  • Jul 08

Distressed Property Solutions

In today’s market there are new and varied means of financing distressed properties - of_ which many consumers are unaware. This course will help Realtors® and consumers_ identify various types of distressed properties and understand the specific programs that_ are available to purchase distressed real estate while allowing for the renovations that will_ make the property habitable. At course completion, you will understand how you can offer_ FHA and/or conventional financing on virtually any property, regardless of condition, to_ allow more buyers to purchase homes that might previously have been out of reach due to_ lack of adequate financing that includes the necessary repairs, inspections, contractor bids,_ appraisals, etc. Instructed by John Adams, Renovation Loan Specialist. Course is state- approved for 3-CE hours. Brought to you by GTAR's Professional Development Committee and co-sponsored by_ iMortgage.

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  • Tuesday
  • Jul 14

Technology User Group - Social Media

July Tech Users Group: "Social Media" On July 14th from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., we will have our next Tech User Group (TUG) meeting covering "Social Media" in the GTAR Auditorium. Come out and learn how to apply "Social Media" as a tool to build your Real Estate business. Join us on Tuesday, July 14th from 5:30PM to 7:30PM at GTAR. A personal computer in good, working order and with a full battery charge is_ recommended, but not required.

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  • Thursday
  • Jul 16

Be in Compliance with New Consumer Protection Regs, a Reality Panel of Experts

Abiding to new and revised regulations set forth by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - CFPB - won’t be easy, and if you wait too long to get_ prepared, you’ll be heading towards a load of problems. Join us on July 16, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., for GTAR's Reality Panel of Experts where a group of_ industry experts, including lenders, title agents, and attorneys, will give you the lo-down on recent and upcoming compliance changes so you can get_ ready for them now. Reality RE Panel of Experts is a powerful interactive session designed to address the needs of the real estate_ professional. The forum allows attendees to actively ask questions and learn from the experiences of a panel of_ industry experts - addressing your specific needs and questions. Brought to you by GTAR's Professional Development Committee.

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  • Friday
  • Jul 17

The Next BIG Thing in Senior Home Buying = Reverse Mortgage for Purchase

The Reverse Mortgage for Purchase is a relatively new product that allows seniors to purchase a home using a large down payment using a Reverse_ Mortgage. It is important that Realtors have an understanding of the product because as the program grows in popularity you are sure to run into_ questions. Learning objectives: · Provide a clear understanding of the traditional/refinance reverse mortgage · Dispel the most common of the myths that surround the reverse mortgage program · Discuss who a reverse mortgage would benefit, and who it would not. · Downsizing vs Reverse Mortgage, and where each option is appropriate. · Know fees and interest rates associated with reverse mortgages · How to use a Reverse Mortgage to Purchase a home. About the Instructor: Malcolm (Mac) Tennant is 1 of only 10 Certified Reverse Mortgage Professionals in the State of Florida and 1 of 104 nationwide_ and co-founder of Access Reverse Mortgage Corp. Mac is a frequent guest speaker on a number of radio shows, and teaches Reverse_ Mortgage/Reverse Mortgage for Purchase Seminars several times each month to real estate professionals, financial planners, attorneys, and the_ general public. Disclaimer: This program is for information purposes and not as an indication of corporate endorsement by the Greater Tampa Association of_ REALTORS (GTAR). Information presented is not warranted or guaranteed by GTAR.

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