SAVE BIG on NAR Designation & Certification Classes in 2020!

In 2020, all RASM sponsored NAR designation and certification programs will be offered to members at the royalty fee only. So, classes like GRI, ABR, CIPS, and others will be deeply discounted. Designation classes are also a great way to get your CE Credit for license renewal!

Graduate, REALTOR® Institute (GRI) – SAVE $425 by taking all GRI Education […]

By |December 20th, 2019|Uncategorized|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

September Sales Hit Highest Year-Over-Year Gains this Year

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In September 2019, closed sales increased in the two counties with single-family homes showing the best year-over-year gains this year. According to monthly reports from Florida REALTORS®, inventory

The combined number of properties sold in Sarasota and Manatee […]

By |October 22nd, 2019|Statistics, Uncategorized|0 Comments

2019 Leadership Institute Graduates

We celebrated the graduation of the 2019 Leadership Institute Class at the Annual Meeting in September. The RASM Leadership Institute is a rigorous program designed to train emerging REALTOR® leaders who want to get involved, make a difference, grow their business and expand their leadership skills.

Participants are immersed in a classroom setting and group sessions […]

By |October 17th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Florida Power & Light Postpones Start of Construction on RASM North

As with the start of many construction projects, progress is made by taking two steps forward and one step back. The RASM Facilities Task Force is working diligently with the various parties involved to save money and meet specific requirements from the City of Bradenton. RASM’s task force, architects and engineers recently sat down to […]

By |September 19th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

GBC Introduces New Discover Sarasota & Manatee Booklet

Discover Sarasota & Manatee is a publication of the Global Business Council. It was created to introduce international clients to the history, amenities and real estate facts in the two counties. The GBC recently distributed these booklets at REALTOR® Quest in Toronto.

The digital booklet can be found here and can be used to share with […]

By |June 18th, 2019|GBC, Member News, RASM News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Thank You to All 2018 RPAC Major Investors

We extend our gratitude to RASM’s 2018 Major Investors. Join your colleagues in protecting the dream of homeownership by investing in RPAC in 2019. Visit Florida REALTORS® to invest today!

By |January 3rd, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Housing Inventory Rises in November

Download  or view statistics and review the full statistical reports. The December 2018 report will be released on January 22.

SARASOTA, Fla. (December 19, 2018) – Overall, November 2018 reports an increase in closed sales, median prices and inventory in the Sarasota and Manatee market. On trend with a typical November report, the market slows in […]

By |December 19th, 2018|Statistics, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Hurricane Irma Stalls Sales in Sarasota and Manatee

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SARASOTA, Fla. (October 20, 2017) – The Sarasota and Manatee area was mostly unscathed from Hurricane Irma but, real estate sales were hit the hardest. With office closures, reinspections and tight scheduling for new appraisals, September 2017 reports a decrease in closed sales, pending sales and new listings.

Compared […]

By |October 20th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Upward Trend Continues in August

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SARASOTA, Fla. (September 20, 2017) – Compared to August 2016, the latest market report shows an increase in closed sales, median prices, and inventory for single family homes, while condos in the two-county area reported an increase in closed sales and pending sales. The August 2017 data was […]

By |September 20th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments