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Nominations for the 2025 Board of Directors are open

By jnaegeli / February 14, 2024 / Comments Off on Nominations for the 2025 Board of Directors are open

Back to News Center Seattle King County REALTORS® is currently accepting nominations for the following positions on the 2025 Board of Directors: In order to run for office and serve, ALL candidates must be REALTORS® in good standing with Seattle King County REALTORS®. Members of the Board are expected to…

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2024 Scholarship Applications Now Available

By jnaegeli / January 18, 2024 / Comments Off on 2024 Scholarship Applications Now Available

Back to News Center The application for Seattle King County REALTORS® First Citizen Scholarships is now available to REALTOR® and Affiliate members in good standing. Also eligible are their family members which includes children, foster-children, grandchildren, nieces, and nephews. Scholarship awards will be a maximum of $5,000 per year, per…

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Kittitas and Seattle King County REALTORS® Agree to Merge

By jnaegeli / December 14, 2023 / Comments Off on Kittitas and Seattle King County REALTORS® Agree to Merge

Back to News Center REALTOR® brokerages from Ellensburg, Cle Elum, and throughout Kittitas County will join the Seattle King County REALTORS® in 2024. The Kittitas and King County associations discussed merging through the summer of 2023, and their merger was approved by both organizations in late October. The National Association…

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2023 REALTOR® Award Winners

By jnaegeli / December 4, 2023 / Comments Off on 2023 REALTOR® Award Winners

Back to News Center REALTOR® of the Year Sharon O’Mahony, Windermere Greenwood President’s Awards Steve Francks, Washington REALTORS® Tom Hurdelbrink, Northwest Multiple Listing Service Industry Icon J. Lennox Scott, John L. Scott Real Estate Lifetime Achievement Sam Pace, Corcoran Lifestyle Properties REALTOR® Achievement Cheyenne Gillooly, Keller Williams Greater Seattle Government…

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Record Attendance at 2023 Battle of the Barristers

By jnaegeli / October 27, 2023 / Comments Off on Record Attendance at 2023 Battle of the Barristers

Back to News Center Nearly 600 people attended the first in-person Battle of the Barristers event since 2019, filling Event Hall A at the Meydenbauer Center. “Our members have asked for more opportunities to meet in person again,” said President Sharon O’Mahony.  “We accomplished that in a big way today.”…

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Corcoran, Lake & Company, and John L. Scott affirm REALTOR® membership

By jnaegeli / October 20, 2023 / Comments Off on Corcoran, Lake & Company, and John L. Scott affirm REALTOR® membership

Back to News Center Three prominent real estate brokerages, Lake & Company Real Estate, Corcoran Lifestyle Properties, and John L. Scott Real Estate have affirmed their continued membership with the Seattle King County REALTORS® and the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR). These commitments come amid news that national real estate…

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SKCR Sets Annual Meeting Date for November 8

By jnaegeli / September 25, 2023 / Comments Off on SKCR Sets Annual Meeting Date for November 8

Back to News Center The annual meeting of Seattle King County REALTORS® will be held on November 8 at 11:00 AM in its offices in Bellevue. The meeting will be held in conjunction with its regularly scheduled Board of Directors meeting. The agenda of the annual meeting will include consideration…

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The New Member Portal: A System Upgrade that Benefits YOU!

By jnaegeli / September 8, 2023 / Comments Off on The New Member Portal: A System Upgrade that Benefits YOU!

Back to News Center We’re changing how we do things to improve your association membership experience. You can do all your association business and access member benefits in our new Member Portal, accessible from the website or by clicking the button below. The Member Portal features: Quick and easy online…

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Statement Regarding NAR from President Sharon O’Mahony

By jnaegeli / September 1, 2023 / Comments Off on Statement Regarding NAR from President Sharon O’Mahony

Back to News Center We are shocked and saddened by the recent story in the New York Times detailing allegations of sexual harassment at the National Association of Realtors® and the subsequent resignation of NAR President Kenny Parcell. These revelations should give us pause to reflect on the apparent shortcomings…

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2024 Board Election Results

By jnaegeli / July 6, 2023 / Comments Off on 2024 Board Election Results

Back to News Center Six new Directors were added to the 2024 Board of Directors in the recently concluded election of Seattle King County REALTORS®, in addition to seven elected officers who previously served on the Board. 2023 President-Elect Michael Orbino was confirmed as 2024 President. He is followed by…

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