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North Shore Community Showcase & Expo A Success



REALTORs® and NSAR affiliates showed up in force for this year's June Event & Expo showcasing all things North Shore housing.  Check out all of the photos of this event on NSAR's Facebook page.

Looking for resources from yesterday's event...or missed it and looking for a recap? Here are some highlights of the day:

NSAR Recognizes 2017 REALTOR® of the Year

Dan Bennett
Dan Bennett Real Estate, Danvers

2017 ROTY Dan Bennett with 2016 ROTY Sarah MacBurnie

Pictured with 2016 NSAR ROTY, Sarah MacBurnie, Keller Williams Realty, Beverly.

  North Shore by the Numbers

  Tim Reardon, Director of Data Services at the   Metropolitan Area Planning Council discussed the changing demographics, housing starts, and local economy.  Find his presentation here.

Housing Experts Confirm Affordable Housing Crisis

Our expert panel presented a lively and informative look at affordable housing on the North Shore.

The presentation included programs and services offered by their organizations, affordable housing options available now and in development, affordable housing issues, and more!

For more information about their initiatives, visit their websites: Andrew DeFranza- Harborlight Community Partners, Inc.; Mickey Northcutt, North Shore Community Development Coalition; Carly McClain, Esq., Lynn Housing Authority.

Local Mayors Showcase the Best of Our Communities

The grand finale of the Community Showcase featured Mayor Mayor PanelBettencourt of Peabody, Mayor Cahill of Beverly, Mayor Driscoll of Salem, Mayor Holaday of Newburyport, Mayor Theken of Gloucester, and James Cowdell the Executive Director of EDIC of Lynn each gave attendees a snapshot “selling” their cities and what the future holds for their communities.

Connect with our Expo  Vendors

Charlene & Richard C (199x200).jpgThe “Essex Expo” boasted 43 industry vendors, our largest expo ever! For a full list of participants, view this year’s program. Did you win a prize from one of our vendors?  Check out the list of winners!

NSAR Members Provide 10,000 Meals for Local Food Banks

Meals of Hope brings communities together to end hunger by packing nutritious meals with sponsors and volunteers so recipients can receive the much Meals of Hopeneeded meals free of cost. Our 10,000 packed meals were delivered to the Beverly Bootstraps in Beverly, and My Brother’s Table in Lynn.

Meals of Hope Volunteers

Winning Table- Meals of Hope 




Check Out and Thank Our Sponsors for this Event!

June Event & Expo Sponsors

Major Event Sponsor - Fairway Independent Mortgage, Corp.
Major Event Sponsor -
GMH Mortgage Service LLC
Breakfast Sponsor -    PrimeLending

REALTOR® Community Event Sponsors

Meals of Hope Sponsor - George Koutsos, CrossCountry Mortgage 
Lunch Sponsor -
MLS Property Information Network, Inc.
Baseball Caps for Volunteers -
Academy Mortgage, Corp

Save these Dates for Our Next Events!

We can’t wait to see you on September 11th for the 3rd annual RPAC Bowling Event at Kings in Lynnfield.  Registration is open now.

October 19th- NSAR’s Annual Meeting & Awards* AND Installation of Officers and Directors at the Beauport in Gloucester.  We are combining these two events into one major extravaganza.

*Nominations now being solicited for the REALTOR® and Community Awards.  Deadline for submission is July 14th.

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