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Interested in becoming a strong political candidate for your community?

May 15, 2020

Starting May 20, NAR will be hosting a free, Candidate Training Virtual Classroom for REALTORS® and associations staff. If you have ever considered running for local office, are currently running for local office, or just want to find out more about political campaigns, this is the training for you.

The training will be led by NAR staff and consultants who have helped hundreds of state and local candidates get elected to office. The weekly, 4-part series will be held every Wednesday at 1 PM EDT, starting on May 20 and concluding on June 10. Each virtual session will last 90 hours. Registration is required to participate.

For questions or to register, contact John Winston at 202-383-1235.


WEDNESDAY - 1:00 PM-2:30 PM

Part 1: Candidate Training Virtual Classroom

Learn more about how you decide to run for office, preparing to run, and putting together a winning campaign plan.

WEDNESDAY - 1:00 PM-2:30 PM

Part 2: Candidate Training Virtual Classroom

Learn how to raise money for your campaign and find the voters you will need to communicate with to win.

WEDNESDAY - 1:00 PM-2:30 PM

Part 3: Candidate Training Virtual Classroom

Learn to develop a winning message and how to use mail and online communications to connect with voters.

WEDNESDAY - 1:00 PM-2:30 PM

Part 4: Candidate Training Virtual Classroom

Learn how successful candidates persuade and mobilize voters through grassroots tactics.

About the 400N Market Brief

The 400 North Association of REALTORS® (400N) Market Brief is compiled by Georgia Multiple Listing Service (GAMLS). For more information on details of this month's report, please contact the Association at 770.845.4008.

*Each month, the numbers reported for the previous month are updated to reflect additional recordings.

About the 400 North Association of REALTORS®

The 400 North Association serves as a central source of information for our members and our main focus are real estate education, the promotion of professionalism in our industry and representing our REALTOR® members with legislative initiatives to create positive change for the real estate community. Throughout its history, the 400 North Association has exerted its influence in civic affairs in its capacity of representing a substantial segment of the business community across the Forsyth, Dawson and Lumpkin area. The Association has contributed to various charities over the years by hosting fundraisers.

About First Multiple Listing Service

First Multiple Listing Service (FMLS) is the premier data services provider for real estate professionals in Georgia. FMLS was founded in 1957 by a group of Brokers who wanted to share their listings and connect buyers and sellers.  Today FMLS is the largest MLS in Georgia & the 4th largest MLS in the United States, serving nearly 54,000 real estate Agents & Brokers.  For additional information or to start a discussion about how to partner with FMLS please contact join@fmls.com.

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