“The Magic of Idaho REALTORS® 2019 Convention” held in Sun Valley, Idaho from October 1st-4th was nothing short of memorable! Energetic REALTOR® members, Affiliates, Sponsors, and Vendors filled the Sun Valley Resort for this year’s conference. Here are some of the highlights:
Idaho REALTORS® offered over thirty-six Continuing Education credits this year.
New courses such as: Checkers, Chicken and Chess – Negotiation for Real Estate Professionals; CRS Tax Strategies; and Idaho Water Law and the Snake River Basin Adjudication were well attended with attendees enjoying topics. Students benefited from experienced and nationally recognized instructors including (but not limited to) Sam Huff, Rick Harris, and Chris Bird.
RPAC LIVE & SILENT AUCTION
Idaho REALTORS® surprised guests with Governor Butch Otter as our Live Auctioneer! He kept everyone on their toes in an entertaining and competitive event. Auction items included: gift baskets, 4 rounds of golf, BSU football tickets, artwork, a Kate Spade purse, a group pheasant hunt, dinners, destination trips with hotel stays, and gorgeous diamonds! The lively atmosphere was empowering and contagious. We are pleased to announce that Idaho REALTORS® pledged over $238,000 for RPAC 2020, with next year’s proceeds going to local associations.
Final votes for Idaho REALTORS® 2019 Elections were calculated during our Annual Membership & Board of Directors Meetings. Connie Fogle will serve as our 2019-2022 NAR Director, Patrick Malone will serve as our First Vice President (President 2022), Katrina Wehr will serve as our 2019-2021 West District Vice President, Willis Stone will serve as our 2019-2021 South District Vice President, and Julie Anglesey will serve as our 2019-2021 East District Vice President. Congratulations on your hard work and dedication to Idaho REALTORS®. Thank you, we appreciate your service!
2020 OFFICER INSTALLATION
A beautiful Inaugural Dinner was held on the final evening of this magical convention in honor of Marion Wadsworth who was installed as our 2020 President. Laughter and tears were witnessed throughout the room as many complimented and gave advice for Marion Wadsworth as well as speeches of gratitude for Raphael Barta’s two years of Presidency.
SIGNED CONTRACTS FOR FORMS VENDORS
It was announced that Instanet and Form Simplicity would continue providing Idaho REALTORS® forms to our members for the next three years.
Idaho REALTORS®, the voice of real estate in Idaho, promotes the business interests of its members, advances the high standards of business conduct expressed in the REALTOR® Code of Ethics and protects private property rights.