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Reinvent the Closing Gift & Remain Memorable After the Deal is Done

closing giftThe relationship between you and your client doesn’t end at the closing table. The best agents are just as present after the deal as they were during the buying or selling process. Thinking of ways to maintain that relationship with your clients in a fresh, new, memorable way can be challenging.

SCAM ALERT: FAKE EMAILS FROM BROKERS TO AGENTS

phishing scam alert & agent safetyIn the latest scam making the rounds, offices have reported that agents are receiving fake emails from (what appears to be) their broker asking for money. ALWAYS VERIFY via phone!

Captcha Added to Authentisign for Enhanced Security

recaptcha logoCaptcha added to the beginning of the Authentisign signing process to enhance security.

50 Listing Photos

50 listing photosREIN now allows up to 50 photos with every listing in the MLS!

REIN Contract Training August 30, 2018

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This class, "What's In The Purchase Agreement?" reviews REIN's Standard Purchase Agreement and other contract addenda/amendments that may be attached to the purchase agreement.

How to Update Your GoMLS Profile Picture

GoMLS app iconOne of the most frequently asked questions about GoMLS is “How do I update my profile picture?” If you have had a headshot refresh and need help updating your app, we’ve got you covered!

AuthentiSign Emails Not Going Through

AuthentiSign imageOccasionally agents report difficulty sending AuthentiSign transactions to customers with third party email providers. For better or worse, these email providers often block emails that they deem suspicious or as spam, even when they aren’t.

Say Yes to the Class...Again!

image of word training marked on a calendarPeople often ask if they can take REIN classes more than once. The answer will always be YES!

Homesnap Pro Training Webinars

Webinar & Training imageHomesnap has recently increased the frequency of their training webinars for agents, so they now occur several times per month. Here is an updated list and description of the training webinars available to agents.

Chesapeake & Suffolk School Zone Changes

image of school zone mapChesapeake and Suffolk have announced school redistricting in September 2018. Your listing’s school zone may be vital to the success of your listing. Take steps NOW to prepare.

Matrix Tip: Elevators

image of an elevatorSearching for properties with an elevator? There's a field for that...

REIN Contract Training - April 30, 2018

image of a training classThis class, "What's In The Purchase Agreement?" reviews REIN's Standard Purchase Agreement and other contract addenda/amendments that may be attached to the purchase agreement. Approved for CE & PL credits.

You're Invited! REIN's Technovation Open House

image of REIN's Technovation logoJoin us for the grand opening of REIN's newly renovated training space in Virginia Beach. Experience state-of-the-art training technologies, set in a modern and comfortable environment.

Facebook Facelift

Like Share & FollowREIN's Facebook page has been updated and will now be a great source for REIN news.

REIN Offers Online Support for Members

REIN’s website offers members a robust technical support system. 

Homesnap Pro Update for Apple

Now, when you walk property lines with the Homesnap Pro app on an iPhone or iPad...

Online Lead Generation Phishing Scam

Scammers are searching the web every day for new ways to mine personal data from unsuspecting web users. It’s called phishing. A popular scam is to look for websites with lead generation functionality. Check out this scenario…

A Checklist to Help Jumpstart a Great 2018

Many of us begin the New Year with a list of resolutions geared to improve our personal lives and foster business success. Here are a few checklist items to help you follow through on your real estate themed resolutions…

Introducing REIN’s 2018 Officers

REIN is proud to announce that the following individuals have been elected to serve as officers of the 2018 Board of Directors