Document2014 Board Member Realtor Application

Southwest Iowa Association of Realtors

SWIAR is Southwest Iowa's Association of Realtors. As a dedicated group of professionals, we strive to improve the communication between the real estate community and the community at large.

Welcome to the web site of the Southwest Iowa Association of Realtors
Please feel free to look around. If you have any questions or would like any further information, let us know. Just click the "Contact Us" link to the right.

Experienced Professionals

The REALTOR designation is your assurance of REALTOR professionalism, integrity and competence. This designation is only used by a real estate professional who is a member of the National Association of REALTORS and subscribes to its strict Code of Ethics.




REALTOR Ring Day

Again REALTORS in the state of Iowa will be joining fellow REALTORS in the states of North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Wisconsin and Nebraska for the Salvation Army REALTOR Ring Day scheduled for Friday, December 6, 2013. This is a GREAT way for REALTORS to give back to the community. Please visit www.ringomaha.org and sign up to ring the bell at one of several area locations.

NAR Fact Sheet

What ~

The National Association of REALTORS, "The Voice for Real Estate," is America's largest trade association, representing 1 million members, including NAR's institutes, societies and councils, involved in all aspects of the residential and commercial real estate industries.

Who ~

Our membership is composed of residential and commercial REALTORS, who are brokers, salespeople, property managers, appraisers, counselors and others engaged in all aspects of the real estate industry. Members belong to one or more of some 1,400 local associations/boards and 54 state and territory associations of REALTORS. They are pledged to a strict Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice.

Why ~

Working for America's property owners, the National Association provides a facility for professional development, research and exchange of information among its members and to the public and government for the purpose of preserving the free enterprise system and the right to own real property.

The Term REALTOR ~

The term REALTOR is a registered collective membership mark that identifies a real estate professional who is a member of the National Association of REALTORS and subscribes to its strict Code of Ethics.

2014 NAR Officers ~

Steve Brown, President Chris Polychron, President-Elect Tom Salomone, First Vice President Mike McGrew, Treasurer Gary Thomas, Immediate Past President JoAnne Poole, Vice President Beth L. Peerce, Vice President Dale Stinton, Chief Executive Officer For more information, contact the Public Affairs Office at 202/383-7515.

Realtors in the News

REALTORS and Affiliates attend the Legislative Bus-In
REALTORS and Affiliates attend the Legislative Bus-In

Local REALTORS and affiliates joined their peers from around the state of Iowa on Tuesday, February 12, 2013. They had the opportunity to speak with lawmakers about the important issues to keep the real estate industry a vibrant piece of Iowa's economy.

Check out this section to see what Realtors are doing for the benefit of your community. Click on the "News" link







April Is National Open House Month.

ROCK Your Opens!
ROCK Your Opens!

Spring has sprung, and Open House Season is in full bloom. To help you get ready, REALTOR.com has a full set of solutions designed to pollinate your opens with visitors, and help convert your walk-ins into clients. Check out the link listed below.




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