Videos

Strategies for Coping with the Pandemic

May 30, 2020

Trying to work while working at home and living under quarantine adds a level of stress that none of us have previously experienced. Join professional/personal coach and psychotherapist Karen Carlucci as she provides strategies for coping with this pandemic and, indeed, bouncing forward.

Remote Online Notarization Webinar - 4-15-20

May 18, 2020

Join Maryland REALTORS Staff Attorney Reese Lesko, as she discusses Remote Online Notarization with Raina Rath of Lakeside Title and William O'Connell of First American Title Insurance.

Unemployment Webinar 5 12 20

May 14, 2020

Maryland REALTORS' Senior Vice President, Government Affairs, Bill Castelli answers your questions about Unemployment.

A Maryland REALTORS Economic Update, with Lawrence Yun and Anirban Basu

May 7, 2020

Maryland REALTORS CEO Chuck Kasky discusses the economy and the housing market with Lawrence Yun, Chief Economist for the National Association of REALTORS, and Anirban Basu, Chief Economist and Chair of the Sage Policy Group.

Fair Housing in Maryland

April 23, 2020

Maryland REALTORS and the Maryland Commission on Civil Rights Discusses the latest in Fair Housing Practices

Maryland REALTORS Legal Hotline LIVE

April 11, 2020

Join the Maryland REALTORS Legal Team as they answer your COVID-19 questions.

Maryland REALTORS discusses the CARES Act

April 10, 2020

CEO Chuck Kasky and SVP Bill Castelli review assistance programs available.

Maryland REALTORS President John Harrison Discusses COVID-19

April 8, 2020

Maryand REALTORS President John Harrison reviews the latest guidance for members, regarding COVID-19

VA Loan Update Webinar 03/26/2020

March 26, 2020

Join Robbie Grossman with the Veterans Association of Real Estate Professionals (VAREP) and Greg Murray, Wells Fargo VP National Client Relationship Manager, Military Program, to learn about recent changes to the VA loan program and best practices for serving military and veteran homebuyers.

2020 Legislative Session Update

March 19, 2020

Join Bill Castelli, VP of Government Affairs, for an update on what was accomplished during the 2020 General Assembly.

December 2019 Housing Stats

January 22, 2020

SmartCharts Webinar

January 16, 2020

SmartCharts is a great tool to help you answer the most common question real estate professionals are asked about market conditions. Join Nathan Murray to learn more.

Professional Standards - Ethics: Mock Hearing

January 14, 2020

Join Maryland REALTORS for an Ethics in Advertising Mock Hearing.

Professional Standards - Ethics: Mock Grievance Committee Meeting

January 10, 2020

Join Director of Legal Affairs, Kathleen Dartez, as a mock grievance hearing is taking place.

2020 Legislative Session Preview

January 3, 2020

Maryland REALTORS Vice President of Government Affairs, Bill Castelli, highlights what we can expect from the 2020 Maryland General Assembly and introduces some of the new legislators representing our state.

New Officer and Director Election Process

January 3, 2020

2020 President John A. Harrison describes the new officer and director election process for Realtor members who would like to serve the association in a leadership role.

Contracts Webinar 11/14/2019

November 14, 2019

Join Colette Massengale and Jeff Bernstein from our Legal Affairs Department to discuss the Maryland REALTORS® Residential Contract of Sale. Jeff & Colette will talk about questions that come through our legal hotline in addition to discussing the new and revised Maryland REALTORS contract forms.

Maryland Health Connection Webinar 10/31/2019

November 4, 2019

This short webinar by Maryland Health Connection experts provides information about how to sign up, what plans are available, and answers frequently asked questins. Open enrollment is Nov. 1 to Dec. 15, 2019. Financial help is available to lower the cost of coverage.

2020 New Member Welcome Video

October 21, 2019

Maryland REALTORS 2020 Presiden, John A. Harrison, welcomes new Realtor members and describes the resources and benefits available to them.

Maryland REALTORS Revised Forms October 2019

October 8, 2019

Maryland REALTORS staff attorney, Colette Massengale, discusses revised contract forms effective October 1, 2019.

Maryland REALTORS New Forms October 2019

October 8, 2019

Maryland REALTORS staff attorney, Colette Massengale, discusses the new contract forms effective October 1, 2019.

Fair Housing for Individuals who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing

September 24, 2019

Learn about Fair Housing in ASL (with captions).

Earnest Money Deposits

August 28, 2019

Kathleen Dartez tells you everything you need to know about EMDs

Maryland REALTORS® CEO Round Table Webinar

July 26, 2019

Maryland REALTORS® CEO Round Table Webinar

Maryland REALTORS 2019 Annual Conference and Expo

July 22, 2019

Register today for Maryland REALTORS 2019 Annual Conference and Expo! https://www.mdrealtor.org/Events/Featured-Events/2019-Annual-Conference-and-EXPO

Condo and HOA Docs 2019

June 19, 2019

NAR 2019 Legislative May Meetings Update

June 17, 2019

Learn more about the business that was discussed during the NAR 2019 Legislative Meetings that were in held in DC in May.

2019 Legislative Session Recap

June 17, 2019

Fair Housing Laws and Regulations Webinar

May 23, 2019

Maryland Mortgage Programs Webinar May 2019

May 16, 2019

Taxes - How the Laws Have Changed

March 7, 2019

Hear from tax expert Linda DeMarlor about how some of the tax laws have changed and what you need to do to be prepared to file your taxes.

Hot Legal Issues - Kathleen Dartez & Colette Massengale - Webinar

February 7, 2019

Wondering whether the new Escrow Agreement is required? Want to find out whether emotional support animals must be specially trained or certified, join us to get answers to these and other hot topics!

Webinar - Taxes - Chris Bird

January 25, 2019

Chris is going to tell you what need to know to get ready for your taxes! He’ll focus on the impact of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 on homeowners, rental property owners and REALTORS®. As well as the changes to Itemized Deductions on from 1040 and depreciation deductions for property owners as well as the new 20% deduction for Qualified Business income.

Data Security Part 2: How to Stop Cyber Criminals

January 6, 2019

Data Security Part 1: Identifying Threats

January 6, 2019

NAR Annual Meeting Re-cap

December 15, 2018

Understanding Whom Agents Represent Form & Buyer Agency Agreements

November 27, 2018

2019 President’s Welcome Video

November 14, 2018

Merry Tobin introduction to new members of Maryland REALTORS®

New Forms for October 2018 and forward

October 1, 2018

Contract of Sale and Addenda Revisions October 2018

October 1, 2018

Brokerage Agreements & Addenda Revisions 2018

October 1, 2018

Advertising another agent’s listing

August 27, 2018

Check out our summer edition of Legal Questions with Kathleen Dartez Esq.

2018 Professional Standards Training Webinar

August 2, 2018

Call for Volunteers 2018-2019

May 29, 2018

2018 Legislative Wrap-Up

May 11, 2018

Common Advertising and Contract Formation Questions

May 8, 2018

Kathleen Dartz Answers questions on Advertising Regulations and Date of Contract Acceptance.

Maryland REALTORS® Commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Fair Housing Act

April 16, 2018

Maryland REALTORS® 2018 President, Boyd Campbell, acknowledges the 50th anniversary of the passage of the Fair Housing Act of 1968. He describes why upholding and promoting fair housing laws is crucial for the real estate profession and for building strong communities.

2018 Lobby Day Recap

March 27, 2018

Photography Tips and Virtual Staging Webinar

March 23, 2018

Jay Stringham with REAL TOUR VISION and guest speaker Julie Carpenter

Seller violates Disclosure requirements

February 21, 2018

Maryland First-Time Homebuyers Savings Account

February 21, 2018

This video describes the proposed Maryland First Time Homebuyer legislation which would allow buyers and their families to save down payment funds tax-free.

Get to Know the Roles of Real Estate Agents

February 16, 2018

Professionalism & Respect – The Right Thing, Right Now

February 14, 2018

2018 Maryland REALTORS President Boyd Campbell

Tax Tips for REALTORS®- Linda De Marlor

February 1, 2018

Known by many as the “Tax Lady”, Linda is often described as one of the most engaging, fun and informative teachers and lecturers in the Greater D.C. Metropolitan Region. She is respected all over the region for her intricate tax knowledge and fun-filled approach to taxes. In today’s webinar she will also be covering the new tax law.

Cyber Identity Theft Protection Webinar

December 7, 2017

Scott Reid Affinity Gallagher National Director of Cyber Insurance share the important of cyber protection and how to make sure your covered

Understanding Whom Agents Represent Form & Conditional Loan Commitments

November 30, 2017

NEW Forms- October, 2017

October 2, 2017

Revised Forms- October 2017

October 2, 2017

GRI: Did you know?

September 19, 2017

1st Time Homebuyers Recordation and Local Tax process

July 27, 2017

July 19th - Working with International Clients Webinar

July 20, 2017

As Is Addendum

July 13, 2017

Webinar: New Member Benefit Partnership with Office Depot

June 19, 2017

Call for Volunteers

June 19, 2017

2018 Maryland REALTORS President Boyd Campbell ask for your participation on 2017-2018 committees.

Legal Questions Answered: Part 4

May 24, 2017

Professional Standards Process

May 18, 2017

How it all works

Mediation and Arbitration

April 10, 2017

Video - MAR New Member Welcome Video - Winter 2017

March 29, 2017

We are excited that you have made the commitment to your new profession by becoming a Maryland REALTOR.

As a REALTOR, you, now, hold membership in the National Association of REALTORS, the Maryland Association and your Local REALTOR Association. This union of organizations provides a framework for effective communication and advocacy, delivery of services and benefits, and enforcement of the REALTORS Code of Ethics.

Take a moment to review our welcome video.

More information about the MD Association of REALTORS and benefits available to you can be found at http://www.mdrealtor.org.

Legal Questions Answered- Winter 2017 Edition Part 1

March 13, 2017

Please send your ideas for future videos to Melissa Lutz, Director of Communications & Public Affairs, melissa.lutz@mdrealtor.org.

Thursday Webinar Series- Legal Update

February 23, 2017

Do you know what you do not know? We do! The
questions most frequently asked of the MAR Legal
Hotline are guaranteed to spark lively and informative
discussions. Specific topics include Contract Pitfalls,
Landlord/Tenant Law, and License Law. Do not miss
your chance to try to burn the MAR Attorneys on their
own Hotline Hot Seat.

Webinar - Top Negotiating Tips for REALTORS

February 7, 2017

Learn Top Negotiating Tips from Bob Flynn in this webinar. Negotiation can be intimidating. Use these top tips to close sales and conduct smarter, more productive client negotiations.

Tax Tips for REALTORS

January 13, 2017

This tax webinar will cover the tax basics; IRS record keeping requirements; how to get extra deductions by working from home; how to get extra deductions by hiring your family; how to get the most out of your medical expenses; 401K strategies, short sales, mortgage forgiveness and more.

Webinar - Agency Updates and Changes

January 4, 2017

The Agency Updates and Changes webinar was recorded live on December 22, 2016. Kathleen Dartez, Esq. & Colette Massengale, Esq. discuss the Agency Law updates and changes that went into effect on October 1, 2016.

Webinar - Sale of real estate co owned by divorcing or divorced couples

January 4, 2017

May 12, 2016

Webinar - The Psychology of Lead Conversion

January 4, 2017

April 21, 2016
Bomb Bomb Video
Do you have trouble converting leads? This packed one-hour webinar will teach you why people make the choices they do; What causes them to react that way; How can you respond to leads that will make them want to interact with you; What tools can to use to convert more leads; Why simple videos over email, text, and social media are a powerful way to communicate.

Webinar - 5 Must Have's on Your Website

January 4, 2017

March 17, 2016
Brian Copeland
Is your website just sitting there? From seller leads to buyer leads and neighborhood resources, Brian gives you the inside scoop on what he and his team does to keep a top-producing team thriving

Webinar - The Rich and The Rest - The Distinctions of The Top 5%

January 4, 2017

February 25, 2016
Tom Ferry
With over 25 years of experience helping agents achieve their full potential, Tom will share with you the latest strategies and techniques to thrive & grow your business in today’s market.

Webinar - Immigrant Investor Visa

January 4, 2017

Learn about the Federal EB-5 Immigrant Investor Visa program. Debbie Klis, Esq. of Ballard Spahr LLP will discuss eligibility, job creation requirements, and capital investment requirements to get your investor clients approved.

Webinar - Tax Tips for REALTORS 2016

January 4, 2017

January 7, 2016
Linda DeMarlor
IRS record keeping requirements; how to get extra deductions by working from home; how to get extra deductions by hiring your family; how to get the most out of your medical expenses; 401K
strategies, short sales, Mortgage Forgiveness, 1031 Exchanges and more.

Webinar - Mobile Marketing How to Develop and Market Your Presence

January 4, 2017

December 3, 2015
Alex Camelio
Learn the tools and strategies to consider before going mobile and the important changes in consumer behavior that affect connecting with mobile clientele. We will also discuss the most important features to include in your mobile presence.

Webinar - Contracts 101

January 4, 2017

November 5, 2015
Colette Massengale
Wondering whether a valid contract was formed? Join this informative session to learn the basic requirements for a creating a legally binding agreement during this webinar.

Webinar - Expense Tracking and Taxes Made Easy - 9/2015

January 4, 2017

Learn how to make expense tracking and taxes easier for your business.

Video - When is a Pet Not a Pet?

December 9, 2016

Learn more about Service Animals and Fair Housing Laws with MAR Director of Legal Affairs, Kathleen Dartez, Esq.

Video - Ombudsman Program

November 2, 2016

All REALTOR® Associations now offer an ombudsman program for free as a member benefit and as an additional form of alternative dispute resolution. The scope of the ombudsman program is up to the local association or board with each local jurisdiction having the option to tailor the program to assist their REALTOR members, REALTOR clients or customers, and/or members of the public.

Learn more about the Ombudsman Program in this short video with MAR's Staff Attorney, Jason Brand, Esq.

RPR Overview for Maryland Brokers

October 28, 2016

Agency Law Changes

September 23, 2016