HGAR Update

HGAR Staff Dish Cooking, Poetry, Humor and International Intrigue in New Books

July 2018

WHITE PLAINS—While their respective talents and expertise are much different, four staff members—Leon Cameron, Mary Prenon, Emily Jackson and Lisa Andrade—have one thing in common they can each put on their resumes—Author. The four HGAR staff professionals have authored books that showcase their individual talents and passions outside of their roles at HGAR. The publications…

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HGAR Calendar

July 2018

JULY July 24 Breakfast with Benefits “Ask the Experts” Your Mortgage Questions Answered HGAR White Plains, 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. July 26 YPN Meeting Understanding Communications Platforms HGAR White Plains, 9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. WCR – Strategic Partner Appreciation Cocktail Party The Briarcliff Manor, Briarcliff Manor, 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.   AUGUST…

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BOARDROOM REPORT: April 4, 2018

July 2018

Boardroom Report Boards of Directors Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors, Inc. (HGAR) April 4, 2018 HGAR offices, White Plains, New York Management, Financial & Membership Reports HGAR CEO Richard Haggerty directed attention to a handout on NAR’s “S.M.A.R.T.” Initiative. This initiative will be presented for approval by the Board of Directors at the NAR Mid-Year…

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The Fight for Fair Housing Must Continue

July 2018

TARRYTOWN—Approximately 150 Realtors and affiliated real estate professionals gathered at the DoubleTree Hotel in Tarrytown on July 12 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Fair Housing Act and to hear housing advocates press the point that while significant progress has been made, much work needs to be done to ensure fair housing for all.…

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SPOTLIGHT ON: Maurice Owen-Michaane

July 2018

The Best of Both Worlds Maurice Owen-Michaane has the best of both worlds—real estate offices in New York City and Westchester. The Broker/Owner of Capital Realty NYC LL lives in Pelham, but spends much of his time running between his New Rochelle and Manhattan brokerages to list and show properties or close deals. “I don’t…

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2018 HGAR RPAC Honor Roll: June

July 2018

2018 HGAR RPAC HONOR ROLL as recorded by NYSAR to July 2018 Thank you to the following Members who are leading the way in the 2018 RPAC campaign Platinum R $10,000 Dorothy Botsoe, Dorothy Jensen Realty Inc., White Plains Richard Haggerty, Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors, Inc. Nancy Kennedy, Houlihan Lawrence Inc., Croton-on-Hudson Paul Kennedy,…

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Hatton Joins HGAR as Director Of Professional Development

July 2018

WHITE PLAINS—The Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors announced recently that Theresa Hatton has been named to the new position of Director of Professional Development and Industry Relations. HGAR Chief Executive Officer Richard Haggerty made the announcement of Hatton’s hire. Haggerty noted that Hatton, in addition to coordinating HGAR’s Education Department efforts, will also be involved…

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HGAR Calendar

June 2018

JUNE June 19 HG Realtor Foundation Pub Night at Patsy's Patsy's Pizzeria, New Rochelle, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm Breakfast with Benefits Working with First Time Homebuyers HGAR West Nyack, 9:00 am - 10:30 am June 26 HGMLS Board of Directors HGAR White Plains, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm June 28 Breakfast with Benefits Five…

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In Memoriam: Alan Yassky

June 2018

The Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors regrets to inform its membership of the passing of longtime Rockland County Realtor and developer Alan Yassky of Tuxedo Park, who passed away on June 7 at the age 82. He passed away at his Tuxedo Park home surrounded by loved ones. He was an adored father and friend…

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HGAR to Celebrate 50th Anniversary Of Fair Housing Act at July 12 Event

June 2018

TARRYTOWN—The Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors is joining Realtor, real estate and housing advocacy organizations across the country in marking the 50th Anniversary of the Fair Housing Act this year. HGAR is holding a special program in commemoration of the Fair Housing Act on Thursday, July 12 at the DoubleTree Hotel in Tarrytown. The program,…

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In Memoriam: Edward I. Sumber, Esq

June 2018

The Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors regrets to inform its membership of the passing of longtime Board Counsel Edward I. Sumber, who passed away on June 4th at Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center in Palm Beach Gardens, FL at the age of 75. He was born on Dec. 21, 1942 in Brooklyn to Herman Sumber…

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HGAR Mourns Passing of Longtime Legal Counsel

June 2018

WHITE PLAINS—One of the key people who helped shape the modern-day Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors has passed away at the age of 75. Longtime Board Legal Counsel Edward I. Sumber died on June 5 in Palm Beach Gardens, FL. Real Estate In-Depth talked with association leaders from past and present who were in unison…

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SPOTLIGHT ON: Sarah Hughes

June 2018

Reaching Milestones in Real Estate and Life This year Sarah Hughes, associate broker with William Raveis Legends Realty Group in Briarcliff Manor, is reaching several notable milestones—she’s worked in residential real estate for some 25 years and this fall, she’ll celebrate 40 years of marriage. While she admits it was a “very long time ago,”…

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SPOTLIGHT ON: Emi Cacace

May 2018

Education is in Her Blood Emilce Cacace grew up in a small town in Patagonia, Argentina, but even at a young age, she knew she was destined for bigger things. The little girl who was able to read and write at the age of four is now the owner of Portico Realty Group with offices…

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RPAC Networking Mixer Set for June 5 At Haiku Restaurant in White Plains

May 2018

WHITE PLAINS—The Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors RPAC Committee is gearing up for another exciting networking mixer—this time at Haiku Asian Bistro on Mamaroneck Avenue in White Plains on Tuesday, June 5, from 5:30p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The event will feature complimentary appetizers consisting of a modern twist on classic Asian dishes of China, Thailand,…

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HGAR Hosts Broker/Owner/Manager Meeting in June

May 2018

TARRYTOWN—The Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors Broker/Owner/Manager Committee will be hosting a special Broker Breakfast Seminar on June 12, from 9:30a.m. to noon at the DoubleTree Hotel in Tarrytown. The topic will be “Teams: Risks and Rewards.” This educational seminar will give brokers an in-depth look into real estate teams, how they work, correct procedures,…

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