Weekly Top Five, Mar. 27, 2023

Canopy Realtor® Association, Canopy Real Estate Institute, the Realtor® Store, Canopy Housing Foundation, and Canopy MLS including MLS Support will be closed April 7 in observance of Good Friday. 

1 | Know Your Stats – February 2023

The Charlotte Region February 2023 statistical release, has been posted to both CarolinaHome.com and our member website (log-in required).  

Show the value of a Realtor® by using the talking points and infographics with your clients and spheres of influence on social media! And remember to bookmark our monthly reports and FastStats tool (accessible on the opening page of Matrix, under “Realtor® Tools”). Asheville region and Catawba Valley region releases are forthcoming.

2 | 2023 Housing Outlook and Housing Affordability video now available

If you missed our conversation last week about the housing outlook for the Charlotte region, then check out this video of the presentation. Get informed, as panelists Anne Marie DeCatsye, CEO of Canopy Realtor® Association, Tim Sittema, Managing Partner of Crosland Southeast, and Dr. Yongqiang Chu, Distinguished Professor, UNC Charlotte Childress Klein Ctr. for Real Estate, discuss strategies that the public-private sectors can utilize to address affordable housing challenges and opportunities. 

3 | Canopy kicks-off Fair Housing Month with event and challenge

Members are invited to kick-off Fair Housing Month on March 30, from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Canopy Realtor® Association. The event features brief education sessions, activities, food and prizes hosted by the Canopy Diversity and Inclusion Alliance, Fair and Affordable Housing Advisory Group, and Young Professional Network. Proceed to register
Increase your knowledge and strengthen your commitment to fair housing in the real estate industry throughout the month of April. Commit to taking the Fair Housing Challenge.

4 | Special message from Canopy’s President: Your $35 makes an impact

Time is running out! Donate $35 to Canopy Housing Foundation to make a real impact in Haywood, Iredell and Mecklenburg Counties.  Look for the opportunity to donate on your Q2 billing statement. Check the box: 2023 Q2 OPTIONAL Canopy Housing Foundation Donation or scan the QR code. Your $35 tax-deductible contribution will expand the Realtor® community’s ability to make a continued impact.

5 | Meet the Leadership Academy Class of 2023

Canopy Realtor® Association's Leadership Academy helps emerging Realtors® gain real estate industry and regional knowledge about issues that have shaped the Charlotte region, future challenges the region faces, and the role Realtors® can play in finding solutions for those challenges. Meet the newest class of rising stars and the philosophies they live by!