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The Kentucky Association of REALTORS® (KAR), Inc. is one of the largest and most influential associations in Kentucky. Founded in 1922, KAR represents more than 10,000 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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Kentucky real estate market at all-time highs
February 2, 2017

After a record breaking year in 2015, Kentucky’s number of homes sold set new highs in 2016. Total home sales were the highest ever recorded in the state at 52,123, an 8 percent increase over the 48,259 sold in 2015. The Kentucky Association of REALTORS® (KAR) reported that over the past five years, home sales increased monthly, year-over-year, in all but seven months.

Amazon plans $1.494B investment to create hub at CVG; could lead to more than 2,700 jobs
February 1, 2017

The Kentucky Economic Development Finance Authority has given preliminary approval to Amazon to invest $1.494 billion in a centralized hub at the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport that could eventually create more than 2,700 jobs.

Kentucky's unemployment rate remains at 4.8% in December
January 19, 2017

Kentucky’s seasonally adjusted preliminary unemployment rate was unchanged from November 2016 to December 2016 at 4.8 percent, according to the Office of Employment and Training (OET), an agency of the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet.

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KAR Calendar

GRI 500: Contracts (Louisville)

Monday March 20, 2017
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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GRI 200 - Risk Reduction (Lexington)

Tuesday March 21, 2017
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 400: Finance (Madisonville)

Monday March 27, 2017
8:00 am–5:00 pm

Hampton Inn & Suites, Madisonville

6.00 CE hours | 3.00 law hours | 8.00 GRI hours

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Professional Standards for Every Agent (Cadiz)

Friday March 31, 2017
9:00 am–12:00 pm

Renaissance Center

3.00 CE hours
Code of Ethics requirement

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Scared Straight: How to Avoid the Disclosure Lawsuit (Cadiz)

Friday March 31, 2017
1:00–4:00 pm

Renaissance Center

3.00 CE hours | 3.00 law hours

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GRI 600: Business Systems & Technology (Florence)

Wednesday April 12, 2017
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 400: Finance (Richmond)

Thursday April 20, 2017
8:00 am–5:00 pm

Madison Co. Board of Realtors

6.00 CE hours | 3.00 law hours | 8.00 GRI hours

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GRI100 - Ethics & Law (Louisville)

Monday April 24, 2017
8:00 am–5:00 pm

Greater Louisville Association of Realtors

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

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2017 Broker Summit

April 26, 2017

Crowne Plaza Louisville Airport Expo Ctr, 830 Phillips Lane, Louisville, KY

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GRI 100 - Ethics & Law (Lexington)

Thursday May 11, 2017
8:00 am–5:00 pm

Lexington-Bluegrass Association of Realtors

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

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GRI 400: Finance (Florence)

Thursday May 18, 2017
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 200: Risk Reduction (Florence)

Wednesday June 14, 2017
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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KAR Summer Business Meeting

June 21–23, 2017

Park Vista Hotel, 705 Cherokee Orchard Road, Gatlinburg, TN. 37738

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GRI 100: Ethics & Law (Florence)

Tuesday July 11, 2017
8:00 am–5:00 pm

Northern KY Association of Realtors

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

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GRI 500: Contracts (Lexington)

Thursday July 13, 2017
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 300: Marketing (Louisville)

Monday July 17, 2017
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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GRI 600: Business Systems & Technology (Lexington)

Tuesday August 1, 2017
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 300: Marketing (Henderson)

Monday August 7, 2017
9:00 am–6:00 pm

Rookies Sports Bar

6.00 CE hours | 3.00 law hours | 8.00 GRI hours

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GRI 400 - Finance (Lexington)

Tuesday August 15, 2017
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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GRI200 - Risk Reduction (Louisville)

Monday August 21, 2017
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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