We are delighted to welcome guest blogger, Amy Shocket, ABR, CRS, GRI, PMN. Amy is currently serving as a Trustee on the NNRMLS Board of Trustees and as Vice-Chair of the Risk Reduction Committee. Always striving for excellence, Amy has obtained industry designations that are earned with extensive education and industry performance standards. Continue reading
Microsoft announced that it was made aware of a vulnerability in Internet Explorer that could be exploited to remotely execute code on your computer. Nearly all versions of Internet Explorer are affected. We suggest that you use another browser, such as Chrome, Firefox, or Safari until a security update is available for Internet Explorer. Continue reading
The Heartbleed bug is a flaw in certain types of SSL certificates that could allow a third party to intercept personal information thought to be protected by encryption. Continue reading
The recent data breach with Target stores has caused many people to receive new credit/debit cards. Click here to read more about the story.
If you are on Auto Pay with NNRMLS, this is a friendly reminder to update your credit card information with us. You may fill out an auto pay form, (click here to upload the form) and fax or email to our office to update your information.
The new Supra iBox BT lockboxes have shackles that can be completely detached to accommodate unusually-shaped door knobs and other locations as well. The NNRMLS staff would like to remind you to think about safety when choosing a location and hanging your lockbox. Continue reading
The National Association of REALTORS’ Risk Management Committee published a 5-minute video called “Protect Your Listings From Rental Scams, (click here: http://www.realtor.org/videos/
As a real estate agent or appraiser you must be extra vigilant in regards to your personal safety.One free tool you can use is AgentsArmor™ which is a personal safety app that was made specifically for the real estate industry. You can set-up contacts who will be alerted in case of emergency or if you do not respond to a check-in, capture a copy of their ID and quickly upload it, feel safe with periodic check-ins and much more!
- For a quick 3 minute video on what AgentsArmor™ can do for you, watch this video: http://agentsarmor.com/how-it-works
- Link to AgentsArmor™ website: www.agentsarmor.com
- Link to download from iTunes Website: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/agentsarmor/id492637635?mt=8
NNRMLS does not provide or support this app, but we discovered this product that may be useful to you and we wanted to pass on the information.