News Archive

News Archive

Feb 7, 2017, 3:15 PM
The Alaska Association of REALTORS®, in conjunction with the Anchorage Board of REALTORS® and the Valley Board of REALTORS®, is pleased to announce that GRI 100 will be held on March 13th and 14th at the BP Energy Center in Anchorage and on March 23rd and 24th at the Valley Board office in Wasilla.
Jan 16, 2017, 5:00 PM
During the 114th Congress, NAR’s legislative and regulatory agenda continued to focus on creating a fundamentally sound and robust U.S. real estate market while protecting the business interests of members, as well as consumers. NAR achieved several accomplishments and set the foundation for many important issues moving forward.
Jan 9, 2017, 3:12 PM
FHA announced today that they are cutting annual premiums for mortgage insurance from 0.85 percent to 0.60 percent, a move the National Association of Realtors® said breathes new life into the program.
Dec 7, 2016, 11:16 AM
Homeownership will be in the spotlight next year in Washington as lawmakers in the new Congress look at federal taxes and what to do about the two secondary mortgage market companies, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
Dec 5, 2016, 3:34 PM, the official website of the National Association of REALTORS® has a new web address.
Dec 2, 2016, 10:39 AM
Oct 26, 2016, 12:38 PM
On Oct. 26, 2016, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) issued a mortgagee letter making changes to the Federal Housing Administration's (FHA) owner-occupancy requirement for condominiums in accordance with the requirements of H.R. 3700, the Housing Opportunity Through Modernization Act of 2016 (HOTMA).
Sep 8, 2016, 1:46 PM
Election Day is 61 days away, and we are inundated with radio, television and internet advertisements, each telling us to vote for this candidate or against that issue. What these commercials don’t tell you is that your political beliefs or party affiliation don’t mean anything if you don’t exercise your right to vote.
Sep 1, 2016, 4:14 PM
According to the Alaska Association of REALTORS® (AAR) bylaws, each active member will receive a list of candidates running for the AAR 2017 Board of Directors fourteen (14) days prior to the annual election.
Sep 1, 2016, 9:08 AM
Are you on the fence about attending the 2016 REALTOR Convention in Juneau? Good news!

REALTOR Action Center Mobile App

Where will you be when you get the Call-for-Action? You can be anywhere because the REALTOR® Action Center mobile app contains a host of features to help you VOTE, ACT and INVEST on the go.

How to get started:

  1. The REALTOR® Action Center mobile app is currently available only for the iPhone and Droid platforms. Search for "NAR Action Center" on the iTunes Store or Droid Market and download the app today.
  2. After downloading the app, you will be asked to login using the email address associated with the REALTOR® Action Center and your NRDs number.
  3. When you login, you will be asked if you want to receive notifications from the REALTOR® Action Center. Click "Yes" to receive them.
  4. Once you are logged in, click on the button in the upper right corner that looks like three horizontal white lines to navigate the app.
  5. If you experience any problems downloading the app, retrieving your email or password, or logging into the app, send an email and a member of the REALTOR® Action Center team will respond.

Contact Information

Alaska Association of REALTORS®
4205 Minnesota Drive
Anchorage, Alaska 99503

(907) 563-7133 Office
(907) 561-1779 FAX
(800) 478-3763 Toll-Free