Independent Meeting Notes

Minutes 8/11/2015  IBRG meeting

Discussions-

Should have office policy on file
In this office policy- add clause if you allow syndication or not

Add clause to lease about if damage exceeds security deposit, credit card on file will be charged.  Have CC on file


Post your Real Estate company information, and links to your web site on the Colorado Independent Brokers.  Send your information, pictures and/or logos (.jpg) to Cliff:  cliff@actprop.com


Use of CTM  vs. Docusign from Denver Agents. can they require this?


TRID-regulations- watch the CAR webinar with Attorney, lender, title, & Realtor to see what the state is suggesting.  Great suggested calendar.  Next meeting will be presentation about TRID and ramifications to us.

Link to:  CAR Webinars

TRID calendar sample:  TRID Calendar sample


Landlord stuff:
several websites to check out tenants, thank you Kathyn!
www.badtenantslist.net
www.donotrentto.com
Once a month there is a Landlord Training in Longmont, FREE & 2 CEU credits- contact “susan.spaulding@longmontcolorado.gov” for more information

The next Landlord Training Alliance will be on Wednesday, August 12, from 6:30-8 p.m. at the Longmont Senior Center.  Judith Sawitsky from Weecycle talking about meth clean-up and the new, 2014 laws that apply to landlords.

On September 9, attorney Roselyn Strommen will give a presentation on non-monetary evictions, those evictions that sometimes baffle landlords.

On October 14, David Perry from Liberty Rent Guarantee will talk about a new type of “rent insurance” for those tenants who may not otherwise income-qualify to rent.

As always, free, open to all, 2 continuing education credits per presentation for realtors.


Boulder Weekly- advertising if anyone is interested in chairing an advertising committee.
Longmont Independents did an advertisement in the local paper to promote themselves. About 6 brokers.

Leasing space- Sue Pratt heading that up if anyone is interested in joining together to lease one space.

We went through haves and wants- seems like some activity going on here so you want to come to our meetings for sure.

Next meeting:  September 8th > BARA location