Entries by Spencer


SCCAOR Supports the San Jose-Google Deal

The Santa Clara County Association of REALTORS® supports the proposed Memorandum of Understanding with Google, Inc. SCCAOR’s support for the MOU extends to support for the long-term vision laid out in the Diridon Station Area Plan originally adopted by Council in 2014. The plan, which includes a vision and strategy for a housing element in […]


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Santa Clara County REALTORS® Foundation Donates $2,500 to help Victims of California Wildfires

In the wake of the deadliest wildfires in California’s history, the Santa Clara County REALTORS® Foundation (SCCR Foundation) have announced that they have made a $2,500 donation to the California Association of REALTORS® (C.A.R.) Disaster Relief Fund. “These wildfires have devastated so many people in the state of California, including many REALTORS® and their families,” […]

Government Affairs: November 2018 Election Results

Housing. Housing. Housing. Whether it was “we need more” or “we need less”, housing dominated the narrative of the November 6, 2018 election in Santa Clara County. From local Measure V in San Jose to statewide-ballot propositions 1, 2, 5 and 10, housing, specifically affordable housing, was front and center. The defeat of Proposition 10 […]

General Membership Meeting Recap

Thank you to all our members who came out to our final General Membership Meeting of 2018. This meeting featured an Economic Update from Leslie Appleton-Young, the SVP & Chief Economist from the California Association of REALTORS®, as well as updates from our C.A.R. and NAR Directors. We also recognized our members who have been with our Association […]


SCCAOR Endorses Local Candidates for November 6 Election

The Santa Clara County Association of REALTORS® (SCCAOR) voted unanimously to endorse the following candidates running for office on the November 6, 2018 ballot: Pam Foley – Candidate for San Jose City Council District 9 Susan Ellenberg – Candidate for Santa Clara County Supervisor in District 4 Paul Resnikoff – Incumbent Candidate for Campbell City […]


Santa Clara County REALTORS® Foundation $1 Million Homeless Challenge

The Santa Clara County REALTORS® Foundation $1 Million Homeless Challenge 2018 campaign has officially kicked off! Did you know over 7,000 people in Santa Clara County are homeless? These veterans, families, children, mothers, sisters, grandparents, uncles, and disabled persons are members of our community, and they need our help. Most often, people find themselves homeless […]


SCCAOR Nomination Committee Selects Candidates for 2019 Officer & Director Positions

After conducting extensive in-person interviews with potential candidates for the Santa Clara County Association of REALTORS® Board of Directors and Officers, our Nominating Committee has selected the following candidates to serve as the Association leaders in 2019: Officer Candidates selected by the Nominating Committee Gustavo Gonzalez, President Sandy Jamison, President-Elect William Chea, Vice-President Stephen Theard, […]


SCCAOR Hires Tim Beaubien as Government Affairs Associate

Tim Beaubien has joined the Santa Clara County Association of REALTORS® (SCCAOR) as their new Government Affairs Associate. Beaubien will be working under our Government Affairs Director, Christina Garavaglia, and will be focusing his advocacy efforts on San Jose. “Tim is an excellent addition to our Government Affairs team,” said Garavaglia. “Also coming from a […]