AAR Annual Paper Shredding Day - FREE Community Event!
Saturday, April 22, 8:30AM - 12:00PM
Cost: FREE!!!
Location:
AAR Building Parking Lot
Description:
Bring all your unwanted documents to this HUGE paper shredding event! Drive through service available. No need to remove paper clips, staples, folders, plastic covers, binding, etc. All paper collected will be shredded and recycled. All materials will be safely shredded in compliance with all applicable laws & regulations. FREE for AAR members and your clients! For questions, please call the AAR at (626) 446-2115. Click Here for Flyer.
 

M.A.D Relay for Life - Join The AAR Relay For Life Team!
Saturday, April 22 - Sunday, April 23, 5:00PM - 5:00PM
Cost: FREE!!!
Location:
Santa Anita Park; 285 W Huntington Dr, Arcadia, CA 91007
Description:
Join the AAR Relay For Life team in saving lives. By joining or donating to the team, you will be a part of a life-changing event that gives everyone in the community a chance to celebrate the lives of people who have battled cancer, remember loved ones lost and fight back against the disease that takes too much.
 

How to Invest in Real Estate with IRA Funds
Tuesday, April 25, 9:00AM - 10:00AM
Cost: AAR Members: Free*; Non-Members: $15
Location:
AAR Building
Description:
Instructor: Munzer Ghosheh, Regional Business Development Manager, The Entrust Group. During this workshop, real estate professionals will learn to: Provide a basic level of proficiency in understanding techniques and method, which permits one to design a self-directed real estate investment in a retirement plan. Demonstrate creative approaches to real estate related investment opportunities and increase knowledge of various types of investments allowed. Explain the different types of non-traditional investments one can hold in an IRA. Learn the different types of plans, contributions, and qualifications for each plan. Hear a case study - using an example of a real estate investment. Registration is required.
 

Mediation and the RPA
Tuesday, April 25, 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Cost: AAR Members: Free*; Non-Members: $15
Location:
AAR Building
Description:
Instructors: Christine Mirabel, Esq., Mediator, ADRCalifornia AND
Bill Ferguson, Mediator. Join us to learn about mediation of disputes that occur under the Residential Purchase Agreement and mediation in general. Topics to be covered include: What is mediation? How is mediation different from arbitration? What are the benefits of mediation? Mediation in the context of the RPA. Overview of some common real estate disputes. Analysis of the RPA mediation provision and Additional Terms. Post-mediation considerations. Registration is required.
 

"Mastermind Roundtables" - Mailer Marketing | Personal Branding | Cold Calling |Teams
Listing Presentations | Social Media Marketing

Thursday, April 27, 9:00AM - 12:00PM
Cost: AAR Members: Free*; Non-Members: $15
Location:
Monrovia Community Center - Monroe Room; 119 W Palm Ave, Monrovia, CA 91016
Description:
Experts: Frank Spencer, Coldwell Banker Dynasty, Mailer Marketing; John Reyes, Social NetworX Inc., Personal Branding; Jim Trabbie, Keller Williams Realty, Cold Calling; Roy Blume & Irene Truong, Century 21 Village, Teams; Dave Scarminach, Dilbeck Real Estate, Listing Presentations; Jay Campbell & Monica Diaz, Keller Williams Realty, Social Media Marketing. Do you need fresh ideas? Are you interested in hearing what is working for others? Do you have quesitons about any of these topics? Are you looking for your niche? Join us to hear from each of our experts in a small group setting that will enable you to be seen, interact and ask questions. Attendees will spend 25 minutes at each expert table learning about their Best Practices. Learn what worked for them and what didn't. Hear their success stories. Hear from the Masterminds! Continental breakfast sponsored by Diane Balsamo, PrimeLending. Registration is required.
 

AAR Global Mixer: Retirement in Cabo San Lucas
Thursday, April 27, 11:00AM - 1:00PM
Cost: AAR Members: Free*; Non-Members: $20
Location:
AAR Building
Description:
Presenter: Don Weis, Baja International Realty. Affordable, Comfortable, SAFE & BEAUTIFUL Homes & Private Beach Communities. Just a 2 hour flight from Los Angeles! Join us to Learn: Why do US or other retirees select to move to Cabo San Lucas? If a foreign retirement client wants to buy a single family home or condominium which one would be the best investment for them? If they buy a home, what is the law in Baja California to own the land as well as the structure? How you can take title to own property in Baja California? How many years does Mexico’s law guarantee land ownership? Lunch Sponsored by Cabrera's Mexican Cuisine. Registration is required.
 

AAR YPN Committee Presents: “All-In for Local Charities” Poker Tournament
Friday, April 28, 5:00PM - 9:00PM
Donations: $20; $30 at the door
Location:
Double Tree - Monrovia; 924 W. Huntington Dr. Monrovia 91016
Description:
(Tournament begins promptly at 5:00PM) Donations are $20 in advance or $30 at the door. Hors d'oeuvre's provided plus a cash bar! Rebuys will be available. "Final Table" prizes will be available along with 1st, 2nd & 3rd Place Prizes + Raffle Prizes! All proceeds to benefit local charities (contact us for a list of our 2016 recipients!). This event is open to everyone!
 

zipForm Plus Training for REALTORS®
Tuesday, May 2, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Cost: AAR Members: Free*; Non-Members: $15
Location:
AAR Building
Description:
The AAR offers free monthly training for AAR REALTORS®. Learn how to access zipForm Plus, navigate through zipForm Plus, create & edit Transactions, create Templates. Learn how to access zipVault, Document Sharing, Digital Ink, Tips & Tricks and much more. Please bring your laptop. This training is only open to REALTOR® members. Course is FREE* for AAR Members and $15 for Non-Members. Registration is required. Space is limited to the first 20 registered.
 

zipForm Plus Training for REALTORS® in Mandarin!
Tuesday, May 2, 12:00PM - 2:00PM
Cost: AAR Members: Free*; Non-Members: $15
Location:
AAR Building
Description:
First time offered in the US! Space is limited to the first 20 registered. No Walk-In Accepted. The AAR offers free monthly training for AAR REALTORS®. Learn how to access zipForm Plus, navigate through zipForm Plus, create & edit Transactions, create Templates. Learn how to access zipVault, Document Sharing, Digital Ink, Tips & Tricks and much more. Please bring your laptop. This training is only open to REALTOR® members. Course is FREE* for AAR Members and $15 for Non-Members. Registration is required. Space is limited to the first 20 registered.
 

Commercial Networking & Education Session: "Business Opportunities 101"
Thursday, May 4, 11:00AM - 12:30PM
Cost: Event is Free to Attend!
Location:
AAR Building
Description:
Presenters: Nick Zigic, Prominence Capital Advisors, LLC. This interactive workshop provides residential and commercial agents with the information needed to successfully reduce liabilities on business opportunity transactions they take on. Agents will learn how to: Understand the BizOps sales industry and get acquainted with vocabulary and definitions. Successfully and efficiently qualify prospects and convert them into clients. Learn the entire BizOps sales cycle. Light lunch sponsored by Marie Palacios, Contempo Escrow. Registration is required.
 

CRMLS Training for REALTORS®
Monday, May 8, 10:00AM - 3:00PM
Cost: Free for CRMLS Members
Location:
AAR Building
Description:
Take advantage of CRMLS FREE training classes here at the AAR. Whether you are a new real estate professional, just getting back into the business from a break, or simply need a refresher on CRMLS-related basics. Agent 101 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Infosparks Market Statistics from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Creating a CMA in Matrix from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Proxio Pro from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
 

Residential Purchase Agreement & Addendums
Tuesday, May 9, 9:00AM - 12:00PM
Cost: AAR Members: $10; Non-Members: $25
Location:
AAR Building
Description:
Instructor: Joel Carlson, CREC, DREI. The California Residential Purchase Agreement and Joint Escrow Instructions Form (RPA-CA) is the cornerstone of every successful real estate transaction in the state of California and there are several essential concepts, principles, and facts about this form that all REALTORS should know. Join us to learn: The entire RPA-CA form. What makes a binding contract? Step by step through each paragraph of the form. Arbitrate, mediate, or litigate? How deposits are handled. Who can I talk with to get answers? Continental breakfast sponsored by Olympus Escrow. Registration is required.
 

The California Preservation Foundation 2017 Conference
Wednesday, May 10, 9:00AM - 12:00PM
Cost: $35
Location:
Pasadena Hilton; 168 S Los Robles Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101
Description:
This half-day workshop will assist REALTORS® marketing historic properties in identifying financial, tax, and regulatory incentives that can be used to offset rehabilitation and maintenance costs of historic homes - and can be used as an effective marketing tool. Focused towards REALTORS®, case examples illustrate the incentives available at the state and local level, the associated eligibility requirements, and how to gain access to financial incentives for historic preservation. Speakers are program administrators, accounting professionals, and experienced preservation experts. For more info, call the California Preservation Foundation at (415) 495-0349.
 

Business Opportunities 102
Thursday, May 11, 8:30AM - 11:30AM
Cost: AAR Members: $49; Non-Members: $69
Location:
AAR Building
Description:
Instructor: Nick Zigic, CBB, Prominence Capital Advisors, LLC. Dramatically reduce your business liability! Be a pro and know your stuff! A MUST for any real estate brokerage that allows agents to do BizOps! This interactive workshop provides residential and commercial agents with the knowledge and tools needed to successfully, and with least liability, complete the business opportunity transactions they take on. Agents will learn how to: Understand the BizOps sales industry, and get acquainted with vocabulary and definitions. Successfully and efficiently qualify prospects and convert them into clients. Analyze the operations and books of a business. Create adjusted cash-flow statements (recasting) and do simple valuations. Learn the entire BizOps sales cycle including Escrow procedures (presented by Lotus Escrow). Receive a full set of transaction paperwork and forms training. Continental breakfast sponsored by Elia Fuentes, Lotus Escrow. Registration is required.
 

California BRE Real Estate Exam Prep Course - Broker Session
Saturday, May 13, 8:30AM - 5:00PM
Cost: $150
Location:
AAR Building
Description:
Whether you're about to take the State Salesperson or Broker Exam in the near future, you're going to want the best exam preparation materials available. Course provider Duane Gomer Seminars will educate students on all the information needed to pass the CalBRE Real Estate Exam the first time, with practice tests, 1000+ questions plus an audio download to reinforce and help you retain the information. Course cost is $150. Registration is required. Link above is for Brokers Session. For questions please call Duane Gomer Seminars at (800) 439-4909.
 

California BRE Real Estate Exam Prep Course - Salesperson Session
Saturday, May 13, 8:30AM - 5:00PM
Cost: $150
Location:
AAR Building
Description:
Whether you're about to take the State Salesperson or Broker Exam in the near future, you're going to want the best exam preparation materials available. Course provider Duane Gomer Seminars will educate students on all the information needed to pass the CalBRE Real Estate Exam the first time, with practice tests, 1000+ questions plus an audio download to reinforce and help you retain the information. Course cost is $150. Registration is required. Link above is for Salespersons Session. For questions please call Duane Gomer Seminars at (800) 439-4909.
 

Lunch & Learn Series - "Appraisal Matters"
Thursday, May 18, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Cost: AAR Members: Free*; Non-Members: $15
Location:
AAR Building
Description:
Presented by: Mike Baez, Quality Control Escalations Director, PCV Murcor AND John Hosey, Vice President Chief Appraiser, PCV Murcor. Join us to learn about: Appraisers process, Defining Geographic Sales, Selecting Comparable Sales, Deriving and Applying Adjustments, Items That Influence Value the Most and Submitting a Successful Appraisal Dispute. Registration is required.
 

E4C Presents: Charity Beer & Wine Fest - Outside at the Association!
Wednesday, June 14, 5:00PM - 8:00PM
Cost: $10
Location:
AAR Building Parking Lot
Description:
Join us Wednesday, June 14 from 5-8pm outside at the Association for a charity beer and wine fest! Tickets are ONLY $10 and include: 1 beer tasting flight and/or 1 wine tasting flight or mix & match beer/wine, one 50/50 raffle ticket plus food & live music. Live band is The Lance & Gary Show. Beer is provided by Pacific Plate Brewing Company and wine is provided by The Original and Only Wine of the Month Club. Proceeds to benefit local charities! Click Here for Flyer.
 

*If you register and do not attend a free course/event or cancel beforehand, a $10 "No Show" charge will apply.