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Scholarships Provide Rewarding Main Meeting


Need a positive event to counter negative news? Come to the June Main Meeting, Tuesday, June 4 at 9 a.m. and see the future of our State.

You will learn about dozens of inspiring young people from around Sacramento, as the Scholarship Committee rewards these eligible candidates.

Hear from previous winners and see the good […]

SAR’s Internship Program is Back!

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Become an SAR Intern Sponsor and reap the many benefits of working with an energetic, ambitious college student eager to learn the real estate business. Through a unique partnership with Los Rios Community College District, SAR has qualified intern applicants ready to assist in your real estate office ten hours per week while you guide […]

Pam Poore, Leaving a Legacy of Generosity, Professionalism and Love

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SAR has remarkably talented Members, and we are grateful for each one of them. Each one of you add to the fabric, color and texture of who our Association is. There is, however, one Member who stood out for her directness, dedication and dogmatic allegiance to the hungry in our community. That was Pam Poore.


Are You Social Media Confused? Get Your Questions Answered at our Tech U Workshop

Whether you’re a social media know-it-almost or a rank newbie, you’ve got questions. Everyone’s got questions.

Ask your questions to our panel of experts:

Julie Gallaher, President of Get on the Map Internet Marketing, Scott Eggert, Executive Director of the Sacramento Social Media Club and Partner at Clickspring Social Media Jeff Louie […]

Join a Committee

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Not only is participating on a committee a great way to give back to your association, you can also make new friends, learn about SAR, feel good about yourself and have fun.

It’s time to sign up for a 2013 committee. Committee applications are now available at If you […]

The SAR Benefit Plans Have Multiple Plan Offerings and All are Guarantee Issue

If you would like the flexibility of multiple plan offerings with extremely competitive rates, look no further than the ‘Guaranteed Issue’ medical plans offered through SAR; ‘Guaranteed Issue’ means that no one can be denied insurance because there is no medical underwriting. At open enrollment each November, for a December 1 effective date, one has […]

Annual Dues are Killing Us!


We heard you, and we are trying to help. At their meeting on September 27th, the SAR Board of Directors approved a new payment program for the 2013 dues. The program would allow Members to pay their dues in six equal installments, with the first installment due December 1, 2012. The reason for the December […]

Rico Rivera – SAR Member of The Month

Rico Rivera

1. How long have you been a Member of SAR? Since November 2006

2. What did you do before you started working for Old Republic Home Protection? I was working at the Jack in The Box warehouse as a forklift driver.

3. What do you like best about being a sales representative for Old Republic? […]

SAR Members Learn Tips on Staying Safe

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Andrew Wooten is the president of Safety Awareness Firearms Education (S.A.F.E.). He has been in the safety and security industry since 1984. Wooten has thousands of hours of hands-on experience working with survivors of crimes including assault and rape and the criminals who commit these crimes. He is a frequent speaker on the subjects of […]

MetroList Introduces New Listing Status called Pending Short Lender Approval (PSLA)

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Beginning July 31, 2012, MetroList has moved all Active Short Sales with Contingencies (ASC Status Listings) listings to a new status, PSLA (Pending Short Lender Approval). Short sale properties that have an offer accepted by the seller and submitted to the bank for approval and that are not accepting additional offers will no longer appear […]