From the Chair: Looking Forward to a Successful 2015

Are you looking forward to 2015? I know I am! While we have already started our fiscal year at the Fort Collins Board of REALTORS, I know many of you are finishing up your business planning and strategies to make 2015 another prosperous year. Our Board of Directors goes through that same process each year in September to ensure that we have goals and direction to further the services to all of our members. I would love to show you our detailed Strategic Plan for 2015 so please feel free to call or email me to find out more, but our general outline for our 3 departments (Advocacy, Networking, and Education) is as follows. Some very exciting things we are working hard to bring to you!

2013-14 FCBR End of Year Performance Report

FCBR is focused on enhancing our members’ success via a core service department approach. Under the Policy Governance model, we have implemented a number of tracking mechanisms and reports to provide useable data that provides a greater level of understanding and accountability for our Departments and Administrative services.

The following report is offered to our valued members on behalf FCBR’s Leadership so that ever FCBR member has a better understanding of how your association is performing.

Should you have any comments or questions please feel free to contact any member of FCBR’s Leadership team.

Thank you for your support and participation over this past year!

Sincerely,

Your FCBR Leadership

FCBR's Five Star Affiliates - Congratulations to the Class of 2015

Congratulations to Keri Roark & Dixie Zink for achieving the 2015 Five Star Affiliate Recognition. The purpose of FCBR’s 5 Star Affiliate program is to reward and recognize those Affiliate members that demonstrate professionalism and volunteerism. FCBR Affiliate members who are involved are more likely have a greater level of satisfaction and our Association is more valuable to all members.

Not Getting FCBR Emails?

If you or someone you know is having issues with receiving emails regularly from the Fort Collins Board of REALTORS® please take a quick minute to follow the below instructions on how to whitelist us. So much of your membership information is delivered via email so be sure that you are maximizing your value.

State of the Industry Event Featuring NAR's Chief Economist Lawrence Yun & National Economist Elliot Eisenberg April 14th

Be sure to join with several hundred other FCBR members on April 14th from 8am-10am for our FCBR Quarterly Event featuring informative presentations from NAR Economist Dr. Lawrence Yun & national speaker/economist Elliott Eisenberg, Ph.D focused on the State of the Industry for 2015 with thoughts on overall housing, new construction, and the overall economic realities as the 2015 year starts to head into the heart of the selling season.

February 2015 Housing Report: It's already evident that 2015 will be marked by talk of changing mortgage rates and regulations.

New Listings were down 28.6 percent for single family homes and 4.7 percent for townhouse-condo properties. Pending sales clocked in at 188 for single family homes and 69 for townhouse-condo properties.