KWAR NEWS

KW REALTORS® Distribute $19,146 in Donations to Local Charities

On Tuesday, January 22, Kitchener-Waterloo Association of REALTORS® (KWAR) presented donations totalling $19,146 to three deserving shelter-based charities serving the community of Waterloo Region.  Hospice of Waterloo Region, Lisaard and Innisfree Hospice, and YWCA Kitchener Waterloo are recipients of the REALTORS Care Foundation (RCF) grant through KWAR’s 2018 Every Realtor Campaign.  “It is an honour to present each of these local charities with a cheque for $6,382 on behalf of our REALTOR® members,” says Brian Santos, President of KWAR. “Giving back to those in need is as a vital component of who we are as an Association.  As REALTORS® we feel privileged to live and work in the Waterloo region…
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OC and ORTIS to Merge

The Ontario Collective™ and ORTIS are pleased to announce they have signed a Transition Agreement to blend their two separate systems into one common shared regional MLS® System.
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REALTORS® Donate Toys At Annual Children’s Christmas Party and Toy Drive

KW REALTORS® and their families have spread holiday cheer and donated hundreds of new, unwrapped toys to the Tree of Angels toy drive. Toys were collected through KWAR’s Annual Children’s Christmas Party on December 7th and Annual REALTOR® Toy campaign that concluded yesterday December 17th.
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Brian Santos New President of Kitchener-Waterloo Association of REALTORS®

KITCHENER-WATERLOO, ON (November 23, 2018) ––Brian Santos, a Broker with Peak Realty Ltd. ® has been appointed to serve as president of the Kitchener-Waterloo Association of REALTORS® (KWAR). Santos is a second-generation REALTOR® with a decade of real estate experience in Waterloo region.  He is a managing broker of Peak Realty’s five offices serving the Waterloo region and Stratford area. An active volunteer, Santos has held numerous leadership roles including serving on Downtown Kitchener’s Action…
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25TH ANNUAL CHARITY GOLF TOURNAMENT RAISES $31,203

KITCHENER-WATERLOO, ON (August 28, 2018) – Today the Kitchener-Waterloo Association of REALTORS® (KWAR) presented a cheque to Habitat for Humanity Waterloo Region in the amount of $31,203.04. The funds were raised through KWAR’s 25th Annual Charity Golf Tournament that was held at Rebel Creek Golf Club on Tuesday, June 26th, 2018. “Our annual golf tournament is just one of the many ways our members are giving back and enhancing the quality of life in our…
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