Florida REALTORS® Honor Society Applications are Available

Florida REALTORS® established an Honor Society to recognize active members in their state association.

The Honor Society also salutes members for participation at the local and national levels of the REALTOR® organization; for activity in the National Association of REALTORS®’ Institutes, Societies and Councils; for designations earned, educational activities, and political involvement.

You can also submit in […]

By |January 13th, 2020|Member News, RASM News|0 Comments

Scholarships Available for Your College-Bound Student

SARASOTA, Fla. (January 3, 2020) – The REALTOR® Association of Sarasota and Manatee (RASM) has released the 2020 scholarship applications. Every year, the Association awards scholarships to deserving students in the Sarasota and Manatee area, as selected by the RASM Scholarship Committee.

Members of RASM, their immediate family and members of the community who are continuing […]

By |January 3rd, 2020|RASM News, Scholarships|0 Comments

Reach Further with the 2020 Strategic Plan

The Strategic Plan was created to provide goals and strategies for RASM in 2020, outlining five strategic priorities: Member Engagement, Public Relations, Professional Development, Advocacy and Professionalism.

During RASM’s Strategic Planning Session back in September, RASM officers and directors met to come up with goals for the association for 2020. Led by 2020 President David Clapp, […]

By |December 16th, 2019|Member News, RASM News|0 Comments

REALTOR® Association Installs 2020 Officers and Directors

The REALTOR® Association of Sarasota and Manatee (RASM) installed the 2020 officers and directors and recognized seven award winners at the Installation and Awards Banquet on December 5, 2019. Incoming President David Clapp, a Broker Manager with RE/MAX Alliance Group, presented the association’s 2020 strategic plan to advance the professionalism and expertise of the area’s […]

By |December 5th, 2019|Member News, RASM News|0 Comments

NEW BENEFIT: Check out our NEW Business Partner Directory

As your local REALTOR® Association, we are always looking for ways to add value to you, our members. We realized a need for a visual directory of Business Partner members at the REALTOR® Association of Sarasota and Manatee because our affiliates make this industry possible. We worked to create a simple and organized Business Partner […]

By |December 2nd, 2019|Member News, RASM News|0 Comments

The Future is Bright in Lieu of MLS Express Departure

Through our annual Strategic Planning process, RASM leadership has planned many innovative programming changes in 2020. With a laser focus on remaining relevant to the wants and needs of our 7,000+ REALTOR® Members, RASM’s 2020 plan will feature some bold new initiatives to better serve our members, including changes to our professional development programs, political […]

By |November 21st, 2019|Member News, RASM News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

RASM Commercial Division Changes Name to Expand Alliance With Community

SARASOTA, Fla. (November 19, 2019) – The Commercial Investment Division (CID) at the REALTOR® Association of Sarasota and Manatee (RASM) has officially announced a new name and logo. After a vote at the commercial general membership meeting on November 19, 2019, the commercial group at RASM will now be known as the Commercial Real Estate […]

By |November 19th, 2019|CID, Member News, RASM News|0 Comments

Building an Alliance for Local Businesses

Introducing the Commercial Real Estate Alliance
Commercial Real Estate is everywhere: your local coffee shop, industrial park, downtown main street, and even the office where you work. For more than 30 years, the commercial division at your local REALTOR® Association has brought together commercial real estate professionals to be the leader in our marketplace by promoting […]

By |October 22nd, 2019|CID, RASM News|0 Comments

Meet Your 2020 Officers & Directors

In accordance with the Bylaws of the REALTOR® Association of Sarasota and Manatee, the Nominating Committee selected a slate of nominees to serve as 2020 Officers and 2020-2022 Directors. There was no petition received to place additional candidates on the ballot, and therefore all candidates were unopposed and they are deemed elected. At the Annual […]

By |October 10th, 2019|RASM News|0 Comments

Single-Family Home Sales Up as Inventory Continues to Decline

Click HERE to download and review the full statistical report or visit www.myrasm.com/statistics. September 2019 statistics will be released October 22.

For the August 2019 housing market, single-family home sales increased, pushing sales volume up to $279.6 million in Sarasota and $267.3 million in Manatee. According to monthly reports from Florida REALTORS®, inventory decreased across the two-county […]

By |September 19th, 2019|Member News, RASM News, Statistics|0 Comments