News from greater boston association of realtors A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Jul 02, 2014, 08:42 ET

REALTORS® from Boston visited Beacon Hill to Push for Copper Pipe Theft Prevention and Changes to Proposed Land Use Reform Legislation

 More than sixty-five REALTOR® -members from Boston recently traveled to the State House to participate in the 29th annual "REALTOR®...

Jun 30, 2014, 12:54 ET

Newton Broker Wins REALTOR® Spirit Award

Marie Presti, broker-owner of Realty Executives Esteemed Properties in Newton, was presented with the REALTOR® Spirit Award at the Greater...

Jun 30, 2014, 12:33 ET

REALTOR® Emeritus Status Awarded To Eight Boston Area Real Estate Brokers And Agents

 Eight members of the Greater Boston Association of REALTORS® (GBAR) are among the latest real estate brokers and agents nationwide to be...

Jun 30, 2014, 12:31 ET

Aldorisio Named Greater Boston Association of REALTORS® Affiliate Member of the Year

Barry Aldorisio, Vice President of Mortgage Sales for Metro Credit Union in Chelsea, was named the recipient of the Greater Boston Association of...

Jun 30, 2014, 12:31 ET

Medford Broker Named Greater Boston REALTOR® of the Year

On June 20, the Greater Boston Association of REALTORS® (GBAR) named Andrew Sarno, Broker Associate at RE/MAX Andrew Realty Services in...

Jun 30, 2014, 12:22 ET

Somerville Broker Wins $2,500 REALTOR® Good Neighbor Award

In front of a crowd of her colleagues and friends, Thalia Tringo was honored at the Greater Boston Association of REALTORS® (GBAR) Annual...

Jun 30, 2014, 12:18 ET

Yorkis Earns Distinguished Service Award

 Paul Yorkis, broker-owner of Patriot Real Estate in Medway, was presented with the Andrew F. Hickey Distinguished Service Award at the Greater...

Apr 18, 2014, 10:11 ET

REALTORS® Running for a Cause Supports the Boston Marathon

Both local and national REALTORS® joined together earlier this month to fundraise for REALTORS® running in the Boston Marathon....

Jan 08, 2014, 09:41 ET

Greater Boston Association of REALTORS® Installs 2014 Officers & Directors

The Greater Boston Association of REALTORS® (GBAR), a division of the Greater Boston Real Estate Board, recently installed its elected...

Jul 03, 2013, 11:34 ET

Canton Agent Wins $2,500 REALTOR® Good Neighbor Award

In front of a crowd of his colleagues and friends, Joel Pratt was honored at the Greater Boston Association of REALTORS® (GBAR) Annual Awards...

Jul 03, 2013, 11:23 ET

Tierce Named Greater Boston Association of REALTORS® Affiliate Member of the Year

 Amy Tierce, Regional Vice President of Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation in Needham, was named the recipient of the Greater Boston...

Jul 03, 2013, 11:22 ET

Weston Agent Wins REALTOR® Spirit Award

 Joanne Taranto, a sales agent at Gibson Sotheby's International Realty in Weston, was presented with the REALTOR® Spirit Award at the...

Jul 03, 2013, 11:22 ET

Boston Broker Named Greater Boston REALTOR® Of The Year

 On June 18, the Greater Boston Association of REALTORS® (GBAR) named Michael DiMella, managing partner at Charlesgate Realty Group in...

Jul 03, 2013, 11:13 ET

Dermody Earns Distinguished Service Award

 Bill Dermody, a real estate broker, office manager, and Senior Vice President of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Needham, was...

Feb 26, 2013, 10:22 ET

Greater Boston Association of REALTORS® Accepting Grant Applications for Housing Related Non-Profits

 The Greater Boston Association of REALTORS® (GBAR) is currently accepting applications from members and others who wish to nominate a...

Nov 12, 2012, 11:47 ET

Local REALTORS® Donate to Victims of Hurricane Sandy

 The Greater Boston Association of REALTORS® (GBAR) has approved a donation of $10,000 to the National Association of REALTORS®...

Nov 01, 2012, 10:59 ET

Local REALTORS® Plan Furniture Drive

  Members of the Greater Boston Association of REALTORS® (GBAR) have teamed up with Olympia Moving and Storage to run a furniture...

Jun 27, 2011, 10:33 ET
Members of the Greater Boston Association of REALTORS(R) Outside the State House on June 8, 2011.  (PRNewsFoto/Greater Boston Association of Realtors)

REALTORS® Visit Beacon Hill To Push for Increased Licensing Requirements for Real Estate Professionals and the Defeat of Transfer Taxes

Approximately 55 members of the Greater Boston Association of REALTORS® (GBAR) recently traveled to Boston to participate in the 26th annual...

Mar 16, 2011, 11:12 ET

Grants Available Through the Greater Boston Real Estate Board Foundation

BOSTON, March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ – The Greater Boston Association of REALTORS® is accepting grant applications from local...

Oct 28, 2010, 10:26 ET

Local REALTORS® Plan Furniture Drive

 Members of the Greater Boston Association of REALTORS® (GBAR), have teamed up with Olympia Moving and Storage to run a furniture...