WCAR’s fall meeting featured Pullman Mayor Glenn Johnson who spoke to the room of Realtors and affiliates about the tremendous growth in Pullman including the work on the airport expansion project.
Thank you to Washington Federal and Whitman County Association of Realtors for our successful shred day. The association sponsored event, featured bbq hamburgers, hot dogs and hours of free shredding!
WCAR Shred Day Volunteers:
Joe Pitzer, Mr. Shred Guy, Kris Finch, Lynda Darnell, Keith Kincaid & Jeff Baldwin. Not pictured: Alan Hodges & Amy Honeywell.
Education Chair, Lynda Darnell says they are working on a COE class and a realtor safety class (or another 1/2 day class) for hopefully late October or early November.
The aging population is a massive demographic. According to a recent study summarized in REALTOR® Magazine, it’s expected that by 2030, one-quarter of the US population will be age 50 or over. As the population ages, it’s going to be more important than ever for real estate agents and the housing industry to understand how to provide service and support to this demographic over time.
The course on sale this month is the Seniors Real Estate Specialist® (SRES®) Designation Course. This 12-hour course addresses how to understand the cultural, legal, and financial concerns of older individuals—to best serve this generational group of buyers and sellers.