Expand Your Education with These Courses from
A Consumer Advocate Approach to Real Estate: Course 1.
Business Creation - Prospecting: Skills for Sales Success: Part Three.
Bundle 1: CIPS Core Course (US Version).
Bundle 2: CIPS Elective Courses (Non-US Version).
Bundle 3: CIPS Institute (US Version).

Eastern Bergen Country Board of REALTORS® Brings Global Real Estate Local!

Have a comment on this article? Share on Facebook!

EBCBOR Brings Global Real EstateRISMEDIA (August 20, 2013) – The Eastern Bergen County Board of REALTORS®  is proving the saying “All real estate is local,” is true. The EBCBOR Global Business Council recently hosted a “Day of Global Business” at the EBCBOR Headquarters which featured four expert sessions on topics ranging from staging for international clients, Islamic funding, global business and marketing strategy, and the impact of association connection and networking to grow your global business.

EBCBOR welcomed industry professionals:  Bernadette Flaim, founder/principal designer of THE FLAIM GROUP LLC; Wesam Berjaoui, East Coast regional manager at the University Islamic Finance; Zola Szerencses CIPS, e-PRO, TRC, AHWD 2013 NAR regional coordinator of Eastern Europe; and Barbara H. Schmerzler, ABR, AHWD, CIPS, CRB, president of U.S. HOMEFINDERS®, INC. and NAR regional coordinator for Western Europe, South Africa, and Israel. Event attendees participated in back-to-back educational seminars and workshops.

“‘A Global Day of Business’ focused on current local and global industry needs; foreign buyers are recognizing our country’s advantageous market conditions,” said EBCBOR Director and Global Business Council Chair, Ali Memar, CIPS. “Foreign buyers understand the value of owning a home in the U.S. and can rely on a REALTOR® to help guide them through the often complex buying process. Research shows that many recent immigrants view owning a home as an important accomplishment that brings stability, security and a sense of community.”

EBCBOR CEO Laura Rubinfeld said, “According to the National Association of Realtors®2012 Profile of International Home Buying Activity, international purchases within the U.S. increased over the past year, as real estate in this country remains very attractive to foreign buyers.” She continued, “Our Association acknowledges the diversity of our membership as a consumer resource and is working to expose our member to latest in global real estate news and business techniques.

The day culminated with over 50 REALTORS® gathering for an evening networking reception at Crown Restaurant and Lounge in Palisades Park.

The EBCBOR Global Business Council hosts quarterly luncheons focusing on various topics in international real estate in addition to promoting important new updates through its website and social media pages. The Eastern Bergen County Board of REALTORS® (EBCBOR), chartered in 1923, is a not-for-profit trade organization that serves more than 3,000 REALTOR® members in Bergen County, N.J. EBCBOR is dedicated to enhancing the business opportunities of its membership by providing them with industry information, political advocacy and education opportunities. For more information, please visit www.bergenboard.com

Have a comment on this article? Share on Facebook!

Join RISMedia on Twitter and Facebook to connect with us and share your thoughts on this and other topics.

Categories: RREIN Dedicated PR

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Copyright© 2016 RISMedia, The Leader in Real Estate Information Systems and Real Estate News. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be republished without permission from RISMedia.

Content on this website is copyrighted and may not be redistributed without express written permission from RISMedia. Access to RISMedia archives and thousands of articles like this, as well as consumer real estate videos, are available through RISMedia's REsource Licensed Content Solutions. Offering the industry’s most comprehensive and affordable content packages. Click here to learn more! http://resource.rismedia.com

Our Latest News >>