Entries by Spencer

THE SCCAOR MINUTE 09.14.2018

  We are happy to announce that SCCAOR has created an Amazon Echo Flash Briefing skill. You can now get housing stats and other Association updates simply by talking to your Amazon Echo. Once enabled, just say “Alexa, what’s my Flash Briefing?” or “Alexa, what’s in the news?” GET THE SKILL   Congresswoman Zoe Lofgren […]

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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: Susan Ellenberg – Candidate for Santa Clara County Supervisor in District 4 Paul Resnikoff – Incumbent Candidate for Campbell City Council Bob Nunez – Candidate for Milpitas City Mayor Marsha Grilli […]

THE SCCAOR MINUTE 08.30.2018

Tickets are now on sale for REignite 2018! In the past SCCAOR has done a yearly Convention & EXPO. This year we are doing things a little differently. REignite 2018 will feature a morning keynote by industry trend master Stefan Swanepoel followed by a series of breakout sessions where attendees can learn the latest on […]

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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 […]

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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, […]

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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 […]

Call to Action: Ask your Assembly Members to vote NO on AB 2364

UPDATE 6/1/2018: Thank you for responding to our Red Alert! AB 2364 was killed in the Assembly on Thursday. SCCAOR opposes AB 2364 (Bloom and Chiu), which deters property owners from returning to the rental housing business for 10 years. AB 2364 significantly weakens the Ellis Act by discouraging new rental housing investment and will […]