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Volume 2012—Issue # 5 May 2012

May Newsletter


We are pleased to announce that the Saginaw Board of REALTORS® has partnered with Point2, to provide our members the very best in listing advertising: Listing Syndication. An invitation to activate your Syndication Dashboard has been sent to each member with active listings. You are now able to login and manage your syndication preferences. The Syndication Dashboard is free and provided to you courtesy of the Saginaw Board of REALTORS®. Read more about Listing Syndication for the Saginaw Board of REALTORS® members from Point2 here:

Board Communications Contact Us:

Board Office Hours:

7075 Gratiot Rd. Ste. 4

Monday - Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Saginaw MI 48609

Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Phone: 989-781-2055 Please note that the Saginaw Board office will be closed on Monday, May 28th, in observance of Memorial Day.

E-mail: Website:

May/June Events Bowling Event @ LeFevre’s Family Bowl


Pre-licensing /Broker Prep Class @ SBOR


GLBR YPN Tech-Ed Camp @ Oscar’s Midland


SBOR closed for Memorial Day


Golf Classic @ Swan Valley Golf Course


Mission Statement To provide our members with the tools, knowledge and support necessary to accomplish their duties and responsibilities as real estate professionals. To inform the community of the benefits and services that REALTORS® provide and the ethical standards to which they are held, while continually striving to promote and protect the rights of private property ownership .

REALTOR® University—find the link on our MLS website

Membership Report New/Reinstated REALTOR® Members  REALTOR®, Jeffery Lape of Century 21 Signature  REALTOR®, Jason McCrum of First Priority Realty  REALTOR®, Eduardo Mata of Eduardo Mata Appraisals  REALTOR®, Danielle Sequin of Mid-Michigan Realty Transfers: N/A Terminations:  REALTOR®, Burrell Real Estate (Robert Quigley)  REALTOR®, Tracey Campbell of Re/MAX New Image  REALTOR®, Home Appraisal (James Massnick)  REALTOR®, Larsens Appraisals, LLC (Mary Larsen)  REALTOR®, Ann Schroeder of Wilson Realty

NAR 2012 Convention Orlando, FL Nov. 9-12th Registration Opens May 3, 2012 Visit: 100 Expert Speakers 400+ Exhibitors Special Events, Networking Opportunities And So Much More!!

Affiliates Transfers:  George Stoumbos from Executive Mtg to Wolverine Bank Terminations: N/A

WCR Great Lakes Bay Region Business Resource Luncheon May 16, 2012 at 11:30 a.m. Sullivan’s on Gratiot Speaker: Nathan Brady of TBF Graphics Topic: Social Media Lunch $13 members $15 non-members

REALTORS® Federal Credit Union

RSVP to:

2012 President

Betsy Meyer—

Kay Kretz

Or call Betsy at 989-799-4996

Board of Directors Motions (April 2012)  Approval of new members (see report on page 2)  Moved, seconded & approved the Treasurers Report  Broker Council Approved  Moved, seconded & approved to adopt MLS Policy making mandatory disclosure if listed property is a forclosure, Bank Owned, or is a REO

REALTORS® Federal Credit Union’s website can be found at:

 Moved, seconded & approved a sub-lease listing agreement for the Board Office

 Moved, seconded & approved the proposed name change: From Flint Area Association of REALTORS® to East Central Association of REALTORS®.

Do you have any questions about the above info? If so, please call Cheryl Yost, EVP, at 989-781-2055. NMLS # 529640

2012 Saginaw Board Leadership Tom Schaffer Dave Wieland Anthony Rapp Renee Harvey Jessica McNier Mark Muessig David Nicklyn Tom Riedlinger Ray Spitler Ken Wells Vicki White Julie Williams

President President Elect Treasurer Past President Affiliate Director Director Director Director Director Director Director Director

Administrative Staff Cheryl A. Yost, Executive Vice President, Professional Standards Administrator, Notary Public Maureen Jarema, Executive Assistant, ePRO, Notary Public Rose Wachowicz, Administrative Staff, Commercial RE Liaison

GLBR YPN Spotlight There is no age limit! We are an organization of career-minded, real estate professionals who focus on the importance of education, technology, community service, and building relationships through networking, so that we can succeed as leaders of tomorrow.

Join us for a Meet-Up! It’s FREE to join! Next Event: May 25th at Oscar’s in Midland 1 Hour FREE Con-Ed! Please let us know if you’d like to be a part of the GLBR YPN Advisory Committee

Check out our GLBR YPN Facebook page at: Or the NAR YPN blog at:

May 2012 Newsletter  

May 2012 Newsletter