News and Updates

May 2017 REALTORS® on the Move!

By Valley Association of REALTORS®
Jun 22, 2017

The Valley Association of REALTORS®, Inc. Membership Committee held a meeting on Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.

The Committee posted the following applications:

  • Shi Yin, Broker of Record, iRealty, 84 Cheesespring Road, Wilton, CT 06897
  • Kelsey Sewell, Carey & Guarrera RE, 59 Old Shelton Rd., Shelton, CT 06484
If you have any good or adverse information regarding applicants, please notify the Valley Association of REALTORS® within 30 days of this posting. A reminder to members - be sure to notify the VAR if you change offices. You are required by VAR by-laws to notify us of any change within 30 days.

April 2017 REALTORS® on the Move!

By Valley Association of REALTORS®
Jun 22, 2017

The Valley Association of REALTORS®, Inc. Membership Committee held a meeting on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.

The Committee posted the following applications:

  • Nicole Amico, Marc Dieudonne and Aracelis Gonzalez, Keller Williams Realty, 126 Monroe Turnpike, Trumbull, CT 06611
  • Eddy Estevez and Ralph Fensore, Weichert Realtors Gateway Properties, 250 Main Street, South, Southbury, CT 06488
  • Denise Ferris, Nancy Roy Collins RE LLC, 296 Soundview Avenue, Shelton, CT 06484
  • Josephine Jenkins, Henry RE Services LLC, 39 New London Turnpike, Glastonbury, CT 06033
  • Sarah Hegan, Weichert Realtors Regional Properties, 236 Boston Post Road, Orange, CT 06477
  • Christian Malerba, Espo’s Ace Realty, 24 Lakeview Terrace, Derby, CT 06418
  • Deborah Shuster, C21 Enterprise, 80 Huntington Street, Shelton, CT 06484
  • June Marcucio, Carey & Guarrera RE, 59 Old Shelton Road, Shelton, CT 06484
If you have any good or adverse information regarding applicants, please notify the Valley Association of REALTORS® within 30 days of this posting. A reminder to members - be sure to notify the VAR if you change offices. You are required by VAR by-laws to notify us of any change within 30 days.

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By Valley Association of REALTORS®
Apr 18, 2017

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Deadline is May 4, 2017 to submit VAR 2017 Scholarship Application

By Valley Association of REALTORS®
Apr 10, 2017

VALLEY ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®, INC.

2017 SCHOLARSHIP AWARD FOR "ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE"

The Valley Association of REALTORS® scholarship award is a $500 award given to one boy and one girl from the Valley's public high schools in the following areas: Ansonia, Beacon Falls, Derby, Oxford, Seymour, and Shelton. Students should have a 3.0 average or higher, should be officially enrolled in higher education for the 2017 school year, and will be selected on a "Need Basis" by income or multiple family members attending college from the immediate family. Please provide receipts for tuition/housing for other children attending an institute of higher education.

The deadline for submission is strictly enforced. If you are mailing your application, it must be postmarked May 4, 2017
 
Click here for a copy of the application.
Applications are also available at the Guidance Departments of all six high schools.

March 2017 REALTORS® on the Move

By Valley Association of REALTORS®
Apr 10, 2017

The Valley Association of REALTORS®, Inc. Membership Committee held a meeting on Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.

The Committee posted the following applications:

  • Jamar Arbelo, Atherton & Associates, 702 Bridgeport Ave., Shelton, CT 06484
  • Vincent DiMella, Affiliate, Wells Fargo, 670 Boston Post Rd, Milford, CT 06460
  • Armin Hausler, Keller Williams, 126 Monroe Turnpike, Trumbull, CT 06611
  • Scott Henry, Secondary DR, Henry RE Services, LLC, 39 New London Turnpike, Glastonbury, CT 06033
  • Mary Kriz, Broker, Mary Kriz RE, 745 Whippoorwill Lane, Stratford, CT 06614
  • Adam Laszkiewicz, William Raveis RE, 141 Main St., North, Southbury, CT 06488
  • Brittney-Cai Powell, Ruspini Realty, LLC, 544 Riverside Ave., Westport, CT 06880
  • Jennifer Ruspini, Secondary DR, Ruspini Realty, LLC, 544 Riverside Ave., Westport, CT 06880
  • David Vaught, Lisa & Associates, 64 Main Street, Ansonia, CT 06401
  • Teresa DeCesare, Coldwell Banker Frascatore, 5 Commerce Drive, Shelton, CT 06484
 If you have any good or adverse information regarding applicants, please notify the Valley Association of REALTORS® within 30 days of this posting. A reminder to member - be sure to notify the VAR if you change offices. You are required by VAR by-laws to notify us of any change within 30 days.

2017 February REALTORS® on the Move!

By Valley Association of REALTORS®
Mar 06, 2017

The Valley Association of REALTORS®, Inc. Membership Committee held a meeting on Tuesday, February 27, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.

The Committee posted the following applications:

  • Cheryl Donarumo, Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, 71 Oxford Rd., Oxford, CT 06478
  • Leorah Elin, Kesher Realty, LLC, 301 Highland Ave., Waterbury, CT 06708
  • William Miller, William Raveis RE, 141 Main St., North, Southbury, CT 06488
  • Collin Monahan, Weichert Realtors Regional Prop., 236 Boston Post Rd., Orange, CT 06477
  • Catherine Zielinski, Carey & Guarrera RE, 59 Old Shelton, Rd., Shelton
If you have any good or adverse information regarding applicants, please notify the Valley Association of REALTORS® within 30 days of this posting. A reminder to member - be sure to notify the VAR if you change offices. You are required by VAR by-laws to notify us of any change within 30 days.

2017 January REALTORS® on the Move!

By Valley Association of REALTORS®
Feb 01, 2017

The Valley Association of REALTORS®, Inc. Membership Committee held a meeting on Tuesday January 31, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.

The Committee posted the following applications:

  • Mallory Cioana, William Raveis, 141 Main St., North, Southbury, CT 06488
  • Michael Fischer, Broker of Record, Kesher Realty, LLC, 301 Highland Ave., Waterbury, CT 06708
  • Christopher Lathem, Atherton & Associates, 702 Bridgeport Ave., Shelton, CT 06484
  • Rich Muttick, Weichert Realtors Gateway Properties, 250 Main St., South, Southbury, CT 06488
  • Michael Pompee, Coldwell Banker Frascatore Realty, 5 Commerce Drive, Shelton, CT 06484
  • Dan Rocano, Rupwani Associates, 1360 New Haven Rd., Naugatuck, CT 06770
  • Lisa Shamock, BHHS NE Properties, 88 Main St., South, Southbury, CT 06488
  • Aimee Willenbrock, BHHS NE Properties, 504 B Bridgeport Ave., Shelton, CT 06484
If you have any good or adverse information regarding applicants, please notify the Valley Association of REALTORS® within 30 days of this posting. A reminder to member - be sure to notify the VAR if you change offices. You are required by VAR by-laws to notify us of any change within 30 days.

REALTOR® Day at Fenway

By Valley Association of REALTORS®
Jan 12, 2017

Fenway

The MA Association has planned a New England REALTOR® Day at Fenway. In the event you’d like to attend the information is below. Deadline to order tickets is January 31. Batter up! REALTOR® Day at Fenway Park is taking place on June 11 at 1:35 pm with the Boston Red Sox taking on the Detroit Tigers. The $38 tickets are located in center field and can be purchased by visiting this special event page:

https://groupmatics.events/event/realtor

Please note that the tickets will be emailed once payment is completed and that all sales are final. For ordering information or other questions, please contact Travis Pollio with the Boston Red Sox at the website linked above.

2016 December REALTORS® on the Move

By Valley Association of REALTORS®
Jan 12, 2017

The Valley Association of REALTORS®, Inc. Membership Committee held a meeting on Thursday, December 29, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.

The Committee posted the following applications:

  • Fernando Goncalves and Jose Goncalves, Nancy Roy Collins RE, 296 Soundview Ave., Shelton, CT 06484
  • Frank Dease (reinstating), William Raveis RE, 141 Main St., North, Southbury, CT 06488
  • Iris Lin, Broker of Record, NYCT Real Estate & Management, 30 Cliff St., #4, Norwich, CT 06360
  • Pamela Nobel, William Raveis RE, 2 Huntington ST., Shelton, CT 06484

If you have any good or adverse information regarding applicants, please notify the Valley Association of REALTORS® within 30 days of this posting. A reminder to member - be sure to notify the VAR if you change offices. You are required by VAR by-laws to notify us of any change within 30 days.

2016 November REALTORS® on the Move

By Valley Association of REALTORS®
Jan 12, 2017

 The Valley Association of REALTORS®, Inc. Membership Committee held a meeting on Wednesday, November 30, 2016.

The Committee posted the following applications:

  • Martha Chouinard, William Raveis Real Estate, 141 Main Street North, Southbury, CT, 06488
  • Meryl Hartstein, William Ravies Real Estate, 141 Main Street North, Southbury ,CT 06488
  • Julie Ribeiro, PNC Mortgage Co., 921 White Plains Rd., Trumbull, CT 06611
  • Stephanie Priviti, Weichert Realtors-Regional Properties, 236 Boston Post Rd., Orange, CT 06477

If you have any good or adverse information regarding applicants, please notify the Valley Association of REALTORS® within 30 days of this posting. A reminder to member - be sure to notify the VAR if you change offices. You are required by VAR by-laws to notify us of any change within 30 days.

Congratulations to Nancy Roy Collins - 2016 VAR REALTOR® of the Year!

By Valley Association of REALTORS®
Nov 21, 2016

Congratulations to Nancy Roy Collins pictured below at the CTR Installation Dinner with her CTR 2016 Valley Association of REALTORS®  Award!

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Congratulations to all the  CTR Local Board REALTORS ® of the Year (pictured below) on their awards!

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2016 Valley Association of REALTORS® Years of Service Awards

By Valley Association of REALTORS®
Nov 08, 2016

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2016 October REALTORS® on the Move

By Valley Association of REALTORS®
Nov 08, 2016

The Valley Association of REALTORS®, Inc. Membership Committee held a meeting on Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.

The Committee posted the following applications:

  • Sandra Petkus, William Raveis Real Estate, 141 Main Street North,l Southbury, CT 06488
If you have any good or adverse information regarding applicants, please notify the Valley Association of REALTORS® within 30 days of this posting. A reminder to member - be sure to notify the VAR if you change offices. You are required by VAR by-laws to notify us of any change within 30 days.

2016 September REALTORS® on the Move

By Valley Association of REALTORS®
Nov 08, 2016

The Valley Association of REALTORS®, Inc. Membership Committee held a meeting on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.

The Committee posted the following applications:

  • George Bolling, Home Shoppers Realty, 1300 Reservoir Avenue, Bridgeport, CT 06606
  • Diane Damino, Higgins Group, 2 Trap Falls Road, Shelton, 06484
  • Kenneth Danville, BHHS, 54 Broad St., Unit A, Milford, CT 06460
  • Eugene A. Leone, Eugene A. Leone, 26 Westport Rd., Easton, CT 06612
  • Terri O’Brien, DCK Realty & Design,O. Box 44, Middlebury, CT 06762
  • James Santorelli, Weichert, 250 South Main St., Southbury, CT 06488
  • Amanda Tracy, Coldwell Banker, 71 Oxford Rd., Oxford, 06478
  • Executive Real Estate, 772 Post Road E., Westport, CT 06880
  • Amy Rio, Executive Real Estate, 772 Post Road E., Westport, CT 06880
If you have any good or adverse information regarding applicants, please notify the Valley Association of REALTORS® within 30 days of this posting. A reminder to member - be sure to notify the VAR if you change offices. You are required by VAR by-laws to notify us of any change within 30 days.

Mark your calendars and save the date!

By Valley Association of REALTORS®
Sep 13, 2016

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Valley Association of REALTORS®
Holiday Party Luncheon
 Tavern 1757
318 Roosevelt Drive, Seymour, CT
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
12 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Cash Bar
More details to follow

2016 August REALTORS® on the Move

By Valley Association of REALTORS®
Sep 13, 2016

The Valley Association of REALTORS®, Inc. Membership Committee held a meeting on Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.

The Committee posted the following applications:

  • Orinta Gelumbickas, Coldwell Banker Frascatore Realty,  5 Commerce Dr., Shelton, CT 06484
If you have any good or adverse information regarding applicants, please notify the Valley Association of REALTORS® within 30 days of this posting. A reminder to member - be sure to notify the VAR if you change offices. You are required by VAR by-laws to notify us of any change within 30 days.

2016 July REALTORS® on the Move

By Valley Association of REALTORS®
Aug 08, 2016

The Valley Association of REALTORS®, Inc. Membership Committee held a meeting on Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.

The Committee posted the following applications:

  • James Burns, Coldwell Banker Frascatore Realty, 5 Commerce Dr., Shelton, CT 06484
  • Nicole Clairmont, Eugene Leone Real Estate, 26 Weston Rd., Easton, CT 06612
  • Timothy Lembo, Weichert Regional R.E., 236 Boston Post Rd., Orange, CT 06477
  • Zachary Nichols, William Raveis R.E., 141 Main St., North, Southbury, CT 06488
  • John Varrone, Keller Williams, 126 Monroe Turnpike, Trumbull, CT 06611

If you have any good or adverse information regarding applicants, please notify the Valley Association of REALTORS® within 30 days of this posting. A reminder to member - be sure to notify the VAR if you change offices. You are required by VAR by-laws to notify us of any change within 30 days.

REALTORS® at the Capitol

By Valley Association of REALTORS®
Jun 30, 2016

The Connecticut Association of REALTORS®, Inc. held its 32nd Annual REALTORS® at the Capitol event on May 2, 2016.

Hundreds of REALTORS® convened at The Bushnell for an issues briefing session featuring remarks from DCP Commissioner Jonathan Harris, and then headed over to the State Capitol to meet with State Senators and Representatives to let them know our views on the issues that affect our business.

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Members from the Valley Association of REALTORS® that attended the event are listed below.

Bottom row pictured above from left to right: Kanayo Rupwani, Gunna Voigt, Boris Istwan and Kevin Jackson

Top row: Shirley Harpool, Rosalie Averill and Ed Nieves.

 

2016 June REALTORS® on the Move

By Valley Association of REALTORS®
Jun 29, 2016

The Valley Association of REALTORS®, Inc. Membership Committee held a meeting on Tuesday May 31, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.

The Committee posted the following applications:

Karen Cotton, William Raveis Real Estate, 141 Main St., North, Southbury, CT  06488

Latasha Eaddy, Eaddy Associates, Broker of Record, 202 Bridgeport Ave., Milford, CT  06460

James Hurley, Higgins Group, 2 Trap Falls Rd., Suite 314, Shelton, CT  06484

Todd Johnson, Secondary Afiliate, Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, MacX2401- 04V - One Home Campus, Des Moines, IA  50328

Lou Kathrakis, Higgins Group, 1499 Post Rd., Fairfield, CT  06824

If you have any good or adverse information regarding applicants, please notify the Valley Association of REALTORS® within 30 days of this posting.

A reminder to member - be sure to notify the VAR if you change offices. You are required by VAR by-laws to notify us of any change within 30 days.

2016 Mill Rates for Valley Towns:

By Valley Association of REALTORS®
Jun 27, 2016

Ansonia:   37.32

Beacon Falls:   32.9

Derby:   39.37

Oxford:   24.21

Seymour:   36

Shelton:    22.31