HGAR Update

HGAR Calendar | June 2022

May 24, 2022

  MAY 2022 May 24   Breakfast with Benefits – “Tax Reduction Strategies for Real Estate Professionals” via Zoom, 9:30 – 10:30 AM May 26 Getting the Deal Done: Leveraging Purchase CEMAs In a Tightening Market Via Zoom, 12:00PM - 1:00PM RPAC Happy Hour & Networking at Winding Hill Golf Course Winding Hill Golf Course,…

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NYSAR Annual Lobby Day
Albany, NY, May 10, 2022

May 24, 2022

Mike Kelly, NYSAR Government Affairs Director Jennifer Vucetic, NYSAR President Leah Caro, Teresa Belmore and HGAR President Anthony Domathoti From left, Assemblymember Jeffrey Dinowitz, Assemblymember Steve Otis and Assemblymember Tom Abinanti From left, Ron Garafalo, Kerri Stretch. Valerie Port, Walter Sadowski and Carol Christiansen NYS Assemblywoman Amy Paulin From left, Assemblymember Mike Lawler, Senator Luis…

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HGRF Fashion Show
‘Runway for Hope’

May 24, 2022

Glen Island Harbour Club May 17, 2022 PHOTOS BY JOHN VECCHIOLLA From left, Richard Haggerty, HGAR CEO, Rene Zurlo, Ron Garafalo, Maryann Tercasio and Robert Shandley Natalia Wixom Compass Michael Simoes Christies Int. Real Estate Gabe Pasquale Christies International Realty Westchester/Hudson Valley From left, Bonnie Koff, Chair of the HG Realtor Foundation Fundraising Committee and…

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HGAR Holds Fair Housing Seminar Featuring NAR VP of Public Advocacy

May 19, 2022

WHITE PLAINS—The Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors held a highly informative Fair Housing Seminar on April 21 at the HGAR headquarters in White Plains. Guest speakers at the well-attended event were: Bryan Greene, NAR, Vice President of Policy Advocacy, Brian Levine, HGAR Legal Counsel & Professional Standards Administrator and Andrew Smith, Deputy Executive Director at…

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HGAR Signs MOU With Ukraine Realtors Association

May 17, 2022

WHITE PLAINS — HGAR leadership and members of the HGAR Global Business Council welcomed, Olena Haidamakha, Board of Director of the Ukrainian Realtors Association, to the HGAR headquarters in White Plains on May 9 for a meeting and signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between the two associations. Haidamakha traveled to New York State following…

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Boardroom Report: February 16, 2022

May 16, 2022

Boardroom Report Boards of Directors Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors, Inc. February 16, 2022 at the HGAR Offices, White Plains, New York HGAR Management, Financial & Membership Reports President Anthony Domathoti presented the President’s Report, thanking the Board of Directors for taking the lead on all of the recent Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) initiatives…

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HGAR RPAC Honor Roll: April 2022

May 12, 2022

2022 HGAR RPAC HONOR ROLL as recorded by NYSAR April 30, 2022 Thank you to the following Members who are leading the way in the 2022 RPAC campaign Platinum R $10,000 Dorothy Botsoe, Dorothy Jensen Realty Inc., White Plains Anthony Domathoti, Exit Realty Premium, Bronx Perry Gault, Perry Gault Management, Bronx, NY (Posthumously) Richard Haggerty,…

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Regional DEI Summit to be Held On June 13 and 14 in Mahwah, NJ

May 11, 2022

Mark Your Calendar! MAWHAH, NJ—For the first time ever, HGAR is partnering with other regional Realtors Associations, including the New York State Association of Realtors, the New Jersey Association of Realtors and the National Association of Realtors, to present a two-day Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) Summit, to be held at the Sheraton Mahwah Hotel…

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Six HGAR Members Inducted into RPAC Hall of Fame

May 10, 2022

NATIONAL HARBOR, MD—Six members of the Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors were honored by the National Association of Realtors for their generous contributions to the Realtors Political Action Committee (RPAC). Michael Schmelzer Dorothy Botsoe Susan Goldy On May 3, the National Association of Realtors held its largest ever Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony at the…

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SPOTLIGHT ON: Danielle Noak

May 9, 2022

Keeping it All in the Family A temporary position in her mother’s real estate office almost 30 years ago transitioned into a successful full-time career for Danielle Noak, a broker with Sandra Erickson Real Estate in the Bronx. “I guess it was really no surprise,” she admitted. “Mom was involved in real estate since I…

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HGAR New Members - April 2022

May 6, 2022

Designated Realtor Pierre Ar-bab Excellus Realty LLC. 10 Hollowbrook Pl. Cortlandt Manor, NY 10567 845-219-2055 Orlando Barreto Cast Iron Real Estate Company 580 Broadway Ste 700 New York, NY 10012 212-226-8576 ** Aleicia H. Bass Atkinson & Holt, LLC 4845 Industry Lane, Suite A Durham, NC 27713 304-942-2637 ** Peggy A. Blake Kidron Found It…

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June 2022 Featured Classes

May 3, 2022

June 2022 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 *Course qualifies for the Virtual Card June 1   What’s the Score?…

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HGAR, Broker, Owner, Manager Meeting, Sleepy Hollow Hotel and CC, March 29, 2022

April 21, 2022

Thank you to all of our Sponsors who made the BOM event possible. From left, Dean Bailey; Anthony Domathoti, HGAR President; Gary Leogrande and Richard Haggerty, HGAR CEO From left, Richard Haggerty, HGAR CEO; Jana Currier, HGAR COO; Rey Hollingsworth Falu, Co-Chair, HGAR BOM Committee; and Anthony Domathoti, HGAR President From left, Carol Christiansen and…

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Boardroom Report: January 31, 2022

April 21, 2022

Boardroom Report Boards of Directors Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors, Inc. January 31, 2022, at the Mohonk Mountain House, New Paltz, New York HGAR Management, Financial & Membership Reports President Anthony Domathoti welcomed everyone to the Mohonk Mountain House. He thanked everyone for attending the Board Meeting and the 2022 HGAR Directors’ and Officers’ Orientation.…

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Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors and BRI Urge State Senate to Approve Anti-Housing Discrimination Bill

April 14, 2022

WHITE PLAINS—The two leading realty and building advocacy organizations in Westchester County—the Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors of White Plains and The Building and Realty Institute of Armonk—are urging State Senators to confront the region’s legacy of deliberate housing segregation by passing a bill that would eliminate discriminatory restrictive covenants that continue to exist in…

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HGAR, NAR, Realtor Groups to Stage Diversity, Equity, Inclusion Summit

April 13, 2022

Mark Your Calendar MAHWAH, NJ—The National Association of Realtors, New York State Association of Realtors, Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors and other regional Realtor associations will hold an all-day Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Summit on June 14 at the Sheraton Mahwah Hotel in Mahwah, NJ. Program details for the all-day conference (9 a.m. to 4…

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NYSAR Issues Call to Action to Oppose ‘Good Cause Eviction’ Legislation

April 13, 2022

ALBANY—The New York State Association of Realtors issued a “Call to Action” on April 12 to alert its membership that the State Legislature is considering passage of “Good Cause Eviction” legislation, which would restrict the ability of a landlord to evict a tenant, even in cases where their lease has expired so long as the…

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May 2022 Featured Classes

April 11, 2022

May 2022 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 *Course qualifies for the Virtual Card May 6  Cultural Competency for…

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HGAR Calendar | May 2022

April 11, 2022

APRIL 2022 April 26 Breakfast with Benefits: “Using Emotional Intelligence to Boost Real Estate Sales Via Zoom, 9:30AM – 10:30AM A Bowling Night with the Bronx Chapter of HGAR Bowlero White Plains, 6:30PM – 9:00PM MAY 2022 May 3: Breakfast with Benefits – “Looking for Listings” via Zoom, 9:30 – 10:30 AM May 10 NYSAR…

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HGAR’s RPAC Committee Holds Successful Happy Hour Event

April 11, 2022

  WHITE PLAINS—The Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors’ RPAC Committee held its first 2022 Happy Hour Networking event on April 7 at Pax Romana in White Plains. Approximately 75 people attended, raising a total of $3,500 for the Realtors Political Action Committee. RPAC advocates for real estate professionals and homeowners on a local, state and…

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