Branch Agent Meetings October 22, 2013

Moreland Sales Meeting 10.22.2013

For your Blog:

Who thinks about gardening in the FallI personally just think about leaves and gutters. However, for an awesome Spring 2014 the planning starts now. Check it out.

Nifty new report from the Home Builders Association.   They were charting ‘improving’ areas, but they switched to HOW close these areas have gotten to being ‘normal’. PDX looks good but still has a ways to go.

How would you rate your last 7-11 experience? – Me, too (if you said dirty and inefficient). Check out the changes they’re working on. I like it!

Less Stress AND Distress in Portland Bank Owned Homes! The bank owned Realtor specialists are having to change their business model, and that’s good for a healthy residential housing market.


Needs & Wants:

Branch Stuff:

  • Windermere email migration – Follow up
  • AHS performed 6 home repairs for our clients last week and paid $721 in claims.
  • Paws and Claus is coming December 6th! Santa is already booked (Thank you Peggy and Julianna!)
  • Duniway Home Tour – Several of you have signed up to sponsor. The Tour is hoping for one or two more. See Steve.
  • Community Spotlight
    • Home Energy Tune-Up Workshop 11-2-2013 @ Umpqua Bank 2:30 to 3:30 – Might be nice for you clients!
    • Just because they gave us Pay Day candy bars. J Renaissance Homes in the Hood.
    • Savory Spice Shop Gift Ideas – Coming soon to promote
  • I’ll be on vacation tomorrow. Dennis Kelly will be covering. Fore!

Upcoming Education Opportunities:

  • 10/24 – Non-Conforming Sewers – 1:00 to 2:00 @ MO – 1 CE
  • 10/25 – Outlook for Realtors – 1:00 to 2:00 @ MO
  • 10/25 – Office 365 – 3:00 to 4:00 @ MO
  • 10/30 – Windermere Technology Summit – Details are here! 8:00 to 4:00 $99
  • 11-15 – Premier Breakfast @ MAC – Pat Stone and the 2014 Economic Forecast Register here.
  • 11/19-22 – Ninja Installation – Lake Forest Park, WA $595  Register here!

Transaction Master:

  • Adverse Possession. A current sale that may get to it eventually.
  • ZipForm6 is no longer being supported. (As in it won’t work soon) you need to be on

Expert Advisor:

Consistent Connections:

  • Calendars part of your connection plan? Ordered them yet? What do you think is the best time to send?
  • Starbucks Card Co-Branded Cards. WORC>Resources>Store>Perks>Starbucks Card Offer. (Flyer Attached)
  • How many of the people you know are getting married (or getting divorced?) They may need assistance!

Business Savvy:

  • Special Event: November 5th Meeting – Checklist Tune Up Workshop! Don’t be an “On-Accident Realtor.”

Listing Specialist:

  • November is Listing Presentation Month! Workshop sign up times to follow.