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Emerging Leaders – NAR MID YEAR MEETINGS SCHOLARSHIP

To identify (2) up-and-coming SPAAR members and further their interest in taking future leadership positions within the association by providing a $2,500 scholarship to attend the National Association of REALTORS® Legislative Meetings held in Washington D.C. May 6-11, 2023.
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Sales down and inventory up amid slowing price growth

(December 15, 2022) – According to new data from Minneapolis Area REALTORS® and the Saint Paul Area Association of REALTORS®, the metro saw its largest drop in year over year home sales this November, largely due to increased mortgage interest rates combined with unprecedented buyer activity in the fourth quarter of 2021.
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New Members – December 2022

Welcome, December 2022 new members to the Realtor® family!
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Introducing SPAAR’s 2022 Board of Directors: Meet Peter Sparr

Real estate was in the family and a path Peter Sparr followed. He’s been a Realtor® for almost 21 years.
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Introducing SPAAR’s 2022 Board of Directors: Meet Mary Knudsen

Mary Knudsen began her career in real estate in 2001 when her sons were 18 months and four years old.
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Introducing SPAAR’s 2022 Board of Directors: Meet Robbie Grossman

It was a sense of duty to help people in his community that steered Robbie Grossman to pursue a career in real estate.
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Education Extravaganza 2023

Call it a BLITZ!  Call it a RALLY!  Call it an EXTRAVAGANZA!  Whatever you call it, we've scheduled four days of Education at SPAAR to help you call it DONE!
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Introducing SPAAR’s 2022 Board of Directors: Meet Danielle Pelton

“Don’t get discouraged, it takes time to build up the momentum,” says Danielle Pelton on what advice she’d give herself starting out in real estate.
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Introducing SPAAR’s 2022 Board of Directors: meet Brandy Grell

Having time to meet her kids for lunch was one of the reasons Realtor® Brandy Grell chose real estate or, as she says, her son chose it for her.
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