Important News & Updates:
SAAR closing at 3pm today (2/26) for Grand Opening ....... 3/5 Service Compass postponed until April .......... Nominate someone for SAAR's 40 Under 40 Awards! ........ We're open in our new headquarters - 8600 E Anderson Dr! Click here for a map








Fri, Feb 20, 2015

  1. Update Feb 25 2015: ARMLS has you covered There are a lot of changes going on with the ListHub syndication services.  For those of you who may be unaware, this last September...

Fri, Jan 30, 2015

  1. Fannie Mae's new appraisal risk-assessment tool - Collateral Underwriting (CU) - is available to lenders to use as a NEW optional tool. It is designed to assign risk assessment...

Mon, Jun 2, 2014

  1. In May, the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) released their Commercial Real Estate Market Survey. This quarterly report measures activity in the commercial real estate...

Tue, Jan 20, 2015

  1. Join us Friday, January 23rd, 1pm to 5pm at our Old Town Scottsdale office for a members-only garage sale! Prices have been reduced! We're in our new home now - help us clean out...

Wed, Dec 31, 2014

  1. Background: Property Managers may have received correspondence from the Arizona Department of Revenue (ADOR) as well as individual cities regarding the Transaction Privilege Tax (...
  • New REALTOR Member Orientation
    Wed, Mar 4, 2015
    SAAR/Venue8600, 8600 E Anderson Dr

    Pre-registration required. Please contact SAAR at 480-945-2651 for more information.

  • YPN Committee Meeting
    Wed, Mar 4, 2015
    SAAR Board Room
  • Carefree/Cave Creek RMS
    Thu, Mar 5, 2015
    Harold's Corral, 6895 E. Cave Creek Rd

    8:00am - Networking & Full Breakfast Buffet 
    8:30am - Meeting Begins
    Tour to follow

  • Heart of Scottsdale RMS
    Thu, Mar 5, 2015
    Gainey Ranch Golf Club, 7600 E Gainey Club Dr

    8:00am - Networking 
    8:30am - Meeting
    Tour to follow

  • [POSTPONED] Service Compass
    Thu, Mar 5, 2015

    CE Hours: 3 General / 3 Agency

    This class has been postponed. Please contact for more information

  • Fountain Hills RMS
    Fri, Mar 6, 2015
    Fountain Hills Community Center, 13001 N La Montana Dr

    7:30am - Breakfast & Networking 
    8:00am - Meeting with speaker and affiliate spotlight
    Tour to follow

  • Pinnacle Peak RMS
    Fri, Mar 6, 2015
    Grayhawk Golf Club Fairway House, 8620 E Thompson Peak Pkwy

    7:45am - Registration, Breakfast, Networking. 
    8:30am - Meeting, Featured Speaker, Announcements, Touts. 
    9:30am - Tour (8 - 10 homes), lunch is provided at the last home on tour.

  • COAC Meeting
    Mon, Mar 9, 2015
    SAAR Board Room
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In the coming days, SAAR members who are registered to vote and have requested vote-by-mail ballots should be receiving those ballots in the mail. You have the opportunity to follow the tradition of SAAR’s founding members as community leaders who have taken the time to educate yourselves on the issues and have exercised your Constitutional right to vote. As you conduct your research, we would...
Drone usage in real estate has been a popular topic these past few months. When drone technology, also called Unmanned Ariel Vehicles (UAVs), first hit the real estate market, agents were anxious to use the new technology to photograph and video listings. However, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) maintains that drone use is prohibited for any “commercial purpose”, and in June the FAA...