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The Kentucky Association of REALTORS® (KAR), Inc. is one of the largest and most influential associations in Kentucky. Founded in 1923, KAR represents more than 9,500 REALTORS® who are involved in all aspects of real estate. KAR serves as a conduit to growth, knowledge and professionalism for its members and the real estate industry as a whole. The Association is committed to delivering its members the very finest tools and information to help them succeed - and to meet the needs of today's property buying and selling consumers.

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KAR Blog

Stevens Named CEO for KAR
April 28, 2016

The Kentucky Association of REALTORS® (KAR) has named Steve Stevens as its Chief Executive Officer, effective May 17, 2016.

7 benefits of a home's outdoor space
April 25, 2016

It's common today for backyard space to be used as an extension of a home's livable space. Creating an idyllic and cozy outdoor environment can also benefit when it comes time to sell. While there are many functional and financial benefits of maintaining a home's outdoor space, there are also many health benefits.

First-time buyers love these home features
April 11, 2016

Mid-Atlantic real estate professionals are bullish on the housing market this spring, particularly due to the growing number of first-time home buyers entering the market.

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KAR Calendar

Mortgage Pitfalls (Paducah)

Wednesday May 11, 2016
9:00 am–12:00 pm

Ritz Building

3.00 CE hours | 3.00 law hours

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Understanding the New Loan Estimates

Wednesday May 11, 2016
1:00–4:00 pm

Ritz Building

3.00 CE hours | 3.00 law hours

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GRI 500: Contracts (Bowling Green)

Thursday May 12, 2016
8:00 am–5:00 pm

REALTOR® Association of Southern Kentucky

6.00 CE hours | 3.00 law hours | 8.00 GRI hours

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GRI 300: Marketing (Louisville)

Wednesday May 18, 2016
8:00 am–5:00 pm

Greater Louisville Association of Realtors

6.00 CE hours | 3.00 law hours | 8.00 GRI hours

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Professional Standards for Every Agent, Madisonville

Wednesday May 25, 2016
9:00 am–12:00 pm

Hampton Inn & Suites, Madisonville

3.00 CE hours
Code of Ethics requirement

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Scared Straight (Madisonville)

Wednesday May 25, 2016
1:00–4:00 pm

Hampton Inn & Suites, Madisonville

3.00 CE hours | 3.00 law hours

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GRI 400: Finance (Louisville)

Thursday June 2, 2016
8:00 am–5:00 pm

Greater Louisville Association of Realtors

6.00 CE hours | 3.00 law hours | 8.00 GRI hours

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2016 Summer Business Meeting

June 7–10, 2016

Crowne Plaza, Louisville, KY

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6 Easy Ways to Ruin Your Life (Hopkinsville)

Tuesday June 21, 2016
9:00 am–12:00 pm

Pennyrile Electric, Hopkinsville

3.00 CE hours | 3.00 law hours

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Employer Assisted Housing (Hopkinsville)

Tuesday June 21, 2016
1:00–5:00 pm

Pennyrile Electric, Hopkinsville

3.00 CE hours | 4.00 GRI hours

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GRI 500: Contracts (Florence)

Thursday June 23, 2016
8:00 am–5:00 pm

Northern KY Association of Realtors

6.00 CE hours | 3.00 law hours | 8.00 GRI hours

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GRI 600: Business Systems & Technology (Lexington)

Monday August 1, 2016
8:00 am–5:00 pm

Lexington-Bluegrass Association of Realtors

6.00 CE hours | 3.00 law hours | 8.00 GRI hours

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GRI 100: Ethics & Law (Richmond)

Thursday August 11, 2016
8:00 am–5:00 pm

Madison Co. Board of Realtors

6.00 CE hours | 3.00 law hours | 8.00 GRI hours
Code of Ethics requirement

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Pre-licensing Summer 2016 Session (Lexington)

Saturday August 13, 2016
9:00 am–4:00 pm

TBD

36.00 CE hours

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GRI 100: Ethics & Law (Henderson)

Friday August 19, 2016
8:00 am–5:00 pm

Ramada Inn Henderson

6.00 CE hours | 3.00 law hours | 8.00 GRI hours
Code of Ethics requirement

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2016 Convention & Expo

September 19–22, 2016

Marriott Griffin Gate, Lexington, KY

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Appalachian Rebuild Project

October 5–8, 2016

Auxier, KY

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GRI 300: Marketing (Lexington)

Monday October 10, 2016
8:00 am–5:00 pm

Lexington-Bluegrass Association of Realtors

6.00 CE hours | 3.00 law hours | 8.00 GRI hours

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GRI 500: Contracts (Louisville)

Thursday October 13, 2016
8:00 am–5:00 pm

Greater Louisville Association of Realtors

6.00 CE hours | 3.00 law hours | 8.00 GRI hours

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Core (Murray)

Wednesday October 26, 2016
9:00 am–4:00 pm

William "Bill" Cherry Agricultural Expo Center

6.00 CE hours | 6.00 law hours

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