Early voting for the April 5th election will be available Thursday, March 31st and Friday, April 1st from 8 am to 6 pm at all 77 county election boards across the state and at additional locations in some counties. A list of additional early voting sites is available on the State Election Board website. To … Read more
On February 15th, OAR hosted the annual REALTOR® Day at the Capitol. REALTORS® came together to learn about our advocacy efforts and updates from NAR. OKCMAR Government Affairs Chair Glen Cosper noted, “OKCMAR members were the largest contingent of REALTORS® in attendance. I want to personally thank them for taking the time to help us … Read more
At the 2021 REALTOR® Conference & Expo, NAR adopted several new policies and best practice recommendations. One of the new policies prohibits MLS Participants and Subscribers from filtering out listings based on the level of compensation offered to the cooperating broker or the name of a brokerage or agent. Statement 8.5: Prohibition on Filtering out Listings “MLS Participants … Read more
MLSOK Donates $28,525 to Sisu Youth Services “REALTORS® understand building a strong community means helping people in need connect with resources they need to gain needed stability and rebuild their lives,” said 2021 MLSOK President Monty Strickland. “Sisu does a fantastic job providing young people with shelter, clothing, meals, school supplies and other critical services … Read more
RPAC Goals Surpassed: $103,227 Raised by 1,984 OKCMAR Members Investments in the REALTORS® Political Action Committee (RPAC) reached record-breaking levels in 2021. OKCMAR Government Affairs Director Gary Jones stated,”OKCMAR members should be proud of their incredible accomplishment. Despite the challenging environment, they have demonstrated a strong commitment to grassroots political engagement and understanding of the importance … Read more
Under construction and new construction listings may be filed with the MLS, provided that: a) the listing is for a specific structure on a specific lot b) the Participant and lot owner have executed a Listing Agreement c) the Participant must clearly identify under construction and new construction listings in the listing remarks field d) the listing price shall include the … Read more
We encourage you to view the OREC website for updated contract forms and a summary of changes effective January 1, 2022. If you have a contract question, please consult your Broker or a licensed Attorney. Another resource is the OAR Legal Line, which is available exclusively to OAR members. Categories of questions that OAR can … Read more
NAR Archivist and Digital Preservation Librarian Heather McGowan shared a bit of OKCMAR history from the archives. See a documented timeline and articles dating back to the early 1920s!