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eKEY Help is Here!

| Posted on June 21, 2016

If you are experiencing slowness in updating your eKEY below are reasons why you’re experiencing this and solutions: No internet access – check to make sure you have internet access. You must be in good cell coverage to update your key.  If eKey is still not updating call OBAR to get an emergency update code. […]

Call to Action! We Need You!

| Posted on June 16, 2016

National Association of REALTORS®  Call-to-Action on HR 3700 TELL THE SENATE TO GET TO WORK FOR FUTURE HOMEBUYERS   The NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® has issued a nationwide Call-for-Action, urging members to ask their Senators to pass H.R. 3700, the “Housing Opportunity Through Modernization Act of 2016,” a bill that makes needed reforms to the Federal Housing […]

Red Alert: Opposition AB 2502

| Posted on May 24, 2016

C.A.R. is OPPOSING AB 2502 (Mullin), a bill that would weaken the rent control limitations contained in the landmark “Costa-Hawkins” law sponsored by C.A.R. in 1995. C.A.R. opposes AB 2502 which undermines existing Costa-Hawkins’ protections by allowing local governments to impose mandatory inclusionary zoning (i.e. rent control) on newly constructed rental housing, without any consideration […]

New Online Store and Delivery !

| Posted on May 17, 2016

NEW ONLINE SHOPPING AND DELIVERY SERVICE In doing our best to provide you with the highest quality service, we now offer Online Shopping to our members and guests, by clicking on “Online Services”. Members can use their IMS login information and Guests can create an account. Shopping with us is easy as 1 – 2 […]

Volunteers Needed for Saturday May 21

| Posted on May 12, 2016

Dear Realtor friends, Many of you have helped over the years with Rebuilding Together.  So we’d love to have some more of your dynamic presence on May 21st, see below. Coffee, bagels, lunch and a T-shirt are provided! Feel free to RSVP to me, text, call or email.  nancy@berkhills.com.  C. 510-541-0552. Thanks for your consideration! Nancy […]

Meet the Faces of OBAoR

| Posted on April 22, 2016

Meet the new and familiar faces here at Oakland | Berkeley Association of REALTORS®. Doug Sager is the 2016 President of the Oakland | Berkeley Association of REALTORS®, a Director at the California Association of REALTORS®, the Shareholder for OBAoR at the East Bay Regional Data MLS, and a member of the National Association of REALTORS® […]

Loved Twice Baby Clothes Drive

| Posted on April 21, 2016

Oakland Berkeley Association is so proud to be a participant of the Loved Twice Baby Clothes drive. Helping mothers and newborns in need just in time for Mothers Day. Please make your way to our office to drop off your donation and receive a Tax Donation Receipt.  The cut off date is Friday May 6th. You can […]

East Bay Regional Data Signs Buyout Agreement and Announces New Management

| Posted on April 18, 2016

CONCORD, Calif., April 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — East Bay Regional Data Inc.(EBRD), a regional real estate subscriber-based Multiple Listing Service (MLS) for brokers and agents in Alameda and Contra Costa counties, announces that a buyout agreement has been signed making the Oakland Berkeley Association of REALTORS® (OBAR) the sole owner of EBRD, effective September 2016. […]

Economic Forecast with Leslie Appleton-Young Presentation

| Posted on April 7, 2016

On March 23, 2016, we had a wonderful member luncheon with C.A.R. Vice President & Chief Economist, Leslie Appleton-Young at the Berkeley Doubletree Hotel. She shared her insight on the economic forecast. Please view her presentation slides by clicking the link below. 3-23-16OAKBERK

Legislative Day, Wednesday April 27, 2016

| Posted on March 28, 2016

Legislative Day is an opportunity to hear from top political speakers; learn how legislation impacts your business, your clients, and the real estate industry; meet with your state legislators; network with other REALTORS® and have a great time doing it all. This year Gov. Jerry Brown, who always draws a large crowd, has been confirmed […]

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