HGAR Update

February 2021 Featured Classes

January 22, 2021

February 2021 Zoom Course Calendar   HGAR Classes are Currently Being Offered Via Zoom! Please contact our Member Success Team with any questions! support@hgar.com /914-681-0833 HGAR 22.5 Hour Virtual Education Card— Buy a Virtual Education Card and Save! Learn more at HGAR.com February 3 - CORE Day* with Dorothy Botsoe February 3 - Property Tax Grievance*…

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Hudson Gateway Realtor Foundation Donates $40,000 To 20 Hudson Valley Charities and Non-Profits in 2020

January 22, 2021

WHITE PLAINS—The Hudson Gateway Realtor Foundation, the charitable arm of the Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors, announced recently it had donated a total of $40,000 to 20 charities and non-profit organizations throughout the Hudson Valley and beyond in 2020, despite the COVID-19 pandemic. As it enters its eighth year of fundraising, the foundation is gearing…

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HGAR Calendar | February 2021

January 22, 2021

JANUARY 2021 January 21 CID Commercial Real Estate Roundtable & Forecast for 2021 Via Zoom, 10:00AM – 11:15AM January 22 Webinar: Getting the Deal Done – Manhattan Market Update Via Zoom, 12:00PM – 1:00PM January 25 - February 12 NYSAR Mid-Winter Meetings Held Virtually January 28 Breakfast with Benefits: Mindset Fitness Zoom Webinar, 10:30AM –…

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HGAR Celebrates 25th Anniversary of Real Estate In-Depth Newspaper

January 21, 2021

WHITE PLAINS – In 2021, the Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors celebrates the 25th anniversary of the launch of its flagship monthly newspaper Real Estate In-Depth and is also acknowledging the 95th consecutive year of publishing a membership newspaper/magazine. In early 1995, based on the work of several Westchester County Board of Realtors’ committees, most…

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Five Questions with HGAR President Crystal Hawkins Syska

January 21, 2021

To begin 2021, Real Estate In-Depth chose to interview HGAR President Crystal Hawkins Syska who begins her term under unprecedented circumstances with the nation in the grip of a deadly pandemic, a national economic crisis and social and political unrest that will likely shape policy and economic activity for years to come. In recognition of…

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BOARDROOM REPORT: September 22, 2020

January 20, 2021

Boardroom Report Boards of Directors Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors, Inc. (HGAR) September 22, 2020 via Zoom and at HGAR offices in White Plains HGAR Management, Financial & Membership Reports CEO Richard Haggerty provided an update relating to the completion of the merger with the Bronx-Manhattan Association of Realtors (”BMAR”). He welcomed Eliezer Rodriguez, former…

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HGAR RPAC Honor Roll: December 2020

January 15, 2021

2020 HGAR RPAC HONOR ROLL as recorded by NYSAR to December 2020 Thank you to the following Members who are leading the way in the 2020 RPAC campaign Platinum R $10,000 Dorothy Botsoe, Dorothy Jensen Realty Inc., White Plains Anthony Domathoti, Exit Realty Premium, Bronx Richard Haggerty, Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors, Inc. Nancy Kennedy,…

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SPOTLIGHT ON: Irving Rohinsky

January 15, 2021

Still Going Strong at 92 At 92, Irving Rohinsky, president and co-founder of The World Realty Group in Suffern, has no plans to retire any time soon. In fact, he started his real estate career at 65, the age a lot of people have set as their retirement point. “I just love what I do,…

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In Memoriam: Saul Singer

January 14, 2021

The Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors regrets to inform its membership of the passing of Saul Singer, the former CEO of Robison and longtime HGAR affiliate at the age of 84. Robison is one of the largest full-service home comfort and energy companies in the region. Singer died on Jan. 10 in Florida. Singer led…

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HGAR's New Bronx Office Plays Santa On Christmas Day for Local Families

January 4, 2021

NEW YORK—HGAR's new Bronx office, headed by Eliezer Rodriguez, along with volunteers from the Castle Hill YMCA, distributed toys to more than 500 children on Christmas morning. Some Bronx children who received toys from "Operation Realtors’ Kids." HGAR's Bronx office becomes Santa's Workshop.   This is the ninth year for "Operation Realtors' Kids" that brings…

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In Memoriam: Antoinette “Toni” Emerson

December 29, 2020

The Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors regrets to inform its membership of the recent passing of former Association President and Realtor of the Year Antoinette “Toni” Emerson. Emerson, who served as the 1995 President of the Westchester County Board of Realtors and earned the Board’s Realtor of the Year award the following year, died on…

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A League of Extraordinary Women

December 17, 2020

Teresa Belmore Patricia Valenti The Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors held a very informative seminar on Dec. 10 as part of its “Women in Commercial Real Estate Series.” The virtual panel was hosted by Teresa Belmore (pictured), chair of the Women in Real Estate series and moderated by CID President John Barrett. The expert panel…

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HGAR, Bronx YMCA to Distribute Toys To Local Children on Christmas Day

December 15, 2020

NEW YORK—Staff members from HGAR’s new Bronx office and the Bronx YMCA will be out and about on Christmas Day, delivering toys to children in the local area. The toys, collected from “Operation Realtors Kids” Toy Drive, will be distributed to 21 homes with gifts for 80 children. “Our members and friends give generously during…

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BOARDROOM REPORT: June 17, 2020

December 15, 2020

Boardroom Report Boards of Directors Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors, Inc. (HGAR) June 17, 2020 via Zoom HGAR Management, Financial & Membership Reports CEO Richard Haggerty updated on the COVID-19 pandemic and provided the Officers and Directors with plans for reopening the HGAR offices which are set for July 6th. CEO Haggerty indicated that all…

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January 21 Featured Classes

December 10, 2020

January 2021 Zoom Course Calendar   HGAR Classes are Currently Being Offered Via Zoom! Please contact our Member Success Team with any questions! support@hgar.com /914-681-0833 HGAR 22.5 Hour Virtual Education Card— Buy a Virtual Education Card and Save! Learn more at HGAR.com January 4-    75 Hour Sales Pre-Licensing Qualifying Course with Varied Instructors January 6-…

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HGAR Calendar | January 2021

December 10, 2020

DECEMBER 2020 December 24 & 25 HGAR Offices Closed – Christmas December 31 HGAR Offices Closed – New Year’s Eve   JANUARY 2021 January 1 HGAR Offices Closed – New Year’s Day January 7 Breakfast with Benefits: “Tik Tok Secrets” Zoom Webinar, 9:30AM – 10:30AM January 14 Your Passport to the Caribbean Islands: Commercial Real…

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