Incorporating Home Renovations into the “New Normal” of Homeownership: Remodeling Home Projects

By: Darlene Davenport, 2020 GTR President COVID-19 continues to reshape our lives, changing our daily routines and mandating precautionary measures that involve staying in our homes as often as we can. With people spending more time at home than ever before, home improvement projects are increasingly becoming top of mind for homeowners. Remodeling home projects…

Avoid Real Estate Cyber Scams: Real Estate Transactions are the Ideal Target for Hackers

By: Darlene Davenport, 2020 GTR President Phishing, hacking, wire fraud – these are all ways people attempt to steal from others online. As real estate continues to enhance online opportunities to complete business transactions, the chances of being caught up in a cyber scam have become even greater. Cybercrimes have become increasingly sophisticated over the…

Building Towards Equality: A Joint Statement from 2020 GTR President & GTR CEO

Building Towards Equality: A Joint Statement from 2020 GTR President & GTR CEO

Like the life-changing realization that has occurred with COVID–19, the disturbing and unjustified death of George Floyd is demanding national attention. This and prior racially motivated incidents challenge us individually and as an association to understand and overcome the long-standing overt and covert inequities that plague our country and communities.    Greater Tampa REALTORS® (GTR)…

COVID-10 Update A Message From Your President

COVID-19 Update

The Greater Tampa REALTORS® Leadership Team has discussed the developing information concerning the COVID-19 (coronavirus) and with careful consideration has come together with a plan to minimize the exposure to our Staff and Members of the Association. It is our larger gathering of individuals that is concerning and our plan follows the actions of the CDC…

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GTR Goes to Tallahassee!

By Dan Hazy This month our Governmental Affairs committee at Greater Tampa REALTORS® packed up and headed to Tallahassee for Great American REALTOR Days (GARD). GARD is an annual event that allows REALTORS® to speak with state senators and house representatives on legislation important to GTR members and homeowners. Below is a highlight of the issues…