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SAR Gives $50,000 to Shelter Homeless Individuals

The Sacramento Association of REALTORS® are contributing $50,000 to a joint effort with Sacramento County and the City of Sacramento to shelter homeless individuals. SAR President Franco Garcia said the following: “As the largest housing advocacy group in the region, the Sacramento Association of Realtors is proud to have been asked to partner with the …

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SAR Installs 100th President

The Sacramento Association of REALTORS® is proud to install its 100th president at the 2017 SAR Officer & Director Installation & Awards Dinner on Friday, January 13th at the Hyatt Regency Ballroom. In addition to being the 100th person to serve as president, Incoming President Franco Garcia will also be the first Hispanic President to …

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SAR Charitable Foundation

REALTORS® Give Back to Sacramento Region

The Sacramento Association of REALTORS® Charitable Foundation and Scholarship Foundation Trust donated over $300,000 to local charities and causes in 2013 and 2014. In 2014 the Sacramento Association of REALTORS® gave over $164,000 to numerous different causes. Including $90,000 from the SAR Charitable Foundation to the SAR Christmas Can Tree benefiting the Salvation Army. The …

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Christmas CanTree

REALTORS® Raise $90,000 for Sacramento Needy Families

The Sacramento Association of REALTORS® Charitable Foundation presented a check to the Salvation Army for $90,000 at a ceremony Tuesday finishing out their yearly Christmas CanTree fundraiser. Citrus Heights Mayor Mel Turner and Citrus Heights City Councilwoman and SAR Member Sue Frost light the ceremonial CanTree at the check presentation Tuesday. The Christmas CanTree is …

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REALTORS® Invest Thousands of Dollars in Sacramento Youth

The Sacramento Association of REALTORS® gave $41,500 to forty-one deserving college bound high school seniors today. Scholarships are merit based and ranged from $2,500 to $500. The forty-one students who earned scholarships have an average GPA of 4.25 on a 4.0 scale. The Sacramento Association of REALTORS® annual scholarship drive has given $433,800 to 351 …

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Cash is Not King

Cash is Not King in Sacramento County – Conventional Financing Dominating the Market Tight inventory and high demand continues to shift financing toward conventional mortgages. Cash sales started declining in May 2013 as conventional financing rebounded. According to data compiled by the Sacramento Association of REALTORS® from MetroList, sales by cash financing led the market …

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April is Fair Housing Month

REALTORS® Reaffirm Pledge to Uphold Fair Housing LawsAs outspoken supporters for fair housing issues and homeownership, the Sacramento Association of REALTORS® will join the nation as it honors Fair Housing Month this April. For over 100 years REALTORS® have promoted and protected the dream of property ownership for millions of Americans and strongly support the …

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