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Amber Liptai, BIG YAM: The Parsons Agency, 480/410.6076 or 602/327.7773, aliptai@bigyam.com
Diane Smith, BIG YAM: The Parsons Agency, 480/410.6075 or 480/320.0142, dsmith@bigyam.com
Michelle Lind, Esq., CEO, Arizona Association of REALTORS®, michellelind@aaronline.com

Press Releases and Media Coverage

New real estate trends released: it’s a sellers market – KNXV-TV (Apr. 10, 2017)

Home sales in March have skyrocketed in Arizona – KPNX-TV (Apr. 10, 2017)

Realtor convention raises $74,000 for RAPACArizona Business Daily (Apr. 7, 2017)

Arizona an average state for first-time home buyersPhoenix Business Journal (Mar. 1, 2017)

Study shows Realtors are actively engaged in their communitiesArizona Business Daily (Feb. 23, 2017)

D. Patrick Lewis on Digital Transaction Management – NewHomecentral.com (Jan. 15, 2017)

Arizona Realtors take hot topics to CapitolArizona Business Daily (Jan. 13, 2017)

Tucson Association of Realtors Soccer Shootout – KGUN9 (Jan. 10, 2017)

SAAR 2017 Board of Directors take officeScottsdale Independent (Dec. 27, 2016)

Prescott Area Association of Realtors executive retiringThe Daily Courier (Nov. 19, 2016)

Scottsdale REALTOR® Recognized for Excellence…Scottsdale Independent (Nov. 7, 2016)

Community Brief: Monthofer installed as association presidentArizona Daily Sun (Nov. 3, 2016)

AAR 2017 President Paula Monthofer on Ask A REALTOR® Hotline – Arizona Midday (Oct. 25, 2016)

AAR 2016 President Paula Serven on Ask A REALTOR® Hotline – Sonoran Living (Oct. 25, 2016)

Arizona REALTORS® Hosts Annual Ask a REALTOR® Hotline – AZBIGMEDIA.com (Oct. 24, 2016)

AAR 2016 President Paula Serven Previews Ask a REALTOR® Hotline – That Real Estate Show (Oct. 23, 2016)

Home Sales, Prices RisingArizona Daily Sun (Sep 21, 2016)

More Millennials are Becoming Real Estate Agents – D. Patrick Lewis on KTAR 92.3FM (Sep 15, 2016)

Olympic Gymnast Takes on Twists and Turns of the Real Estate MarketGilbert Republic (Sep 14, 2016)

Giving Back – Tucson Values Teachers (TVT)Arizona Daily Star (Aug 15, 2016)

Broad Coalition Opposes UniSource Electric Proposal Ahead Of Arizona Corporation Commission Vote – PR Newswire (Aug 4, 2016)

REALTORS® Give on Donation DayWhite Mountain Independent (Jul 26, 2016)

“With 43,792 members, the Arizona Association of Realtors took the No. 1 ranking…”Phoenix Business Journal (Jun 24, 2016)

Homebuyers, beware: Lead pipe problems not always required disclosureArizona Republic (Jun 15, 2016)

Housing costs rising, study showsToday’s News-Herald Havasu News (Jun 2016)

Real Estate Agents Read to Kids at ClubsNorth Central News (Jun 2016)

REALTORS® Foundation Provides Support for Community Members in NeedBisbee Daily Review (May 29, 2016)

Real Estate Investors: Don’t Overlook the Baby Boomer Market – 5 Arch Funding (May 23, 2016)

StorytellersArizona Daily Sun (May 15, 2016)

Tell A Story DayWhite Mountain Independent (May 6, 2016)

Tell A Story DayYuma Sun (May 3, 2016)

Tell A Story DayCasa Grande Dispatch (Apr 29, 2016)

Busy real estate season starts now [text] – Paula Serven on ABC15 News (Apr. 19, 2016)

What Makes (a) ‘Green’ Home? Arizona Leads US in Green Home Building – KJZZ 91.5FM (Apr. 21, 2016)

Scottsdale REALTORS® Represent U.S. and Arizona at Global Real Estate ExpoIn Business Magazine (Apr 5, 2016)

The low-down on the BINSR – NewHomecentral.com (Mar 4, 2016)

Real estate Q&AMohave Valley Daily News (Dec 30, 2015)

New Homes – Paper TrailingArizona Republic (Dec 4, 2015)

Ask A REALTOR® Hotline Ratings & Audience (Nov 4, 2015)

Local REALTOR® Wins Community Outreach AwardPayson Roundup (Oct 24, 2015)

Paula Serven Recognition PlaquePhoenix Business Journal (Oct 15, 2015)

Arizona Association of REALTORS® Hosts Annual Leadership Conference (Oct 14, 2015)

Arizona home sales up in August, bucks national trendSun City West Independent (Sep 27, 2015)

Phoenix homeowners rank above average for underwater mortgages Cronkite News (Sep 14, 2015)

AAR Launches Agent Safety Alert ProgramSonoran News (Sep 9, 2015)

AAR launches Agent Safety Alert Program Scottsdale Independent (Sep 5, 2015)

Selling your current homeArizona Republic (Sep 4, 2015)

AAR unveils real estate agent safety systemInman News (Aug 31, 2015)

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