Library of Documents

The following list is a list of documents, including Governance, Marketing Statistics and more. These are provided by the South Shore Realtors® to its members.

Governing Documents

South Shore Realtors Strategic Plan2018
South Shore Realtors Virtual Attendee Code of ConductJuly 2020
South Shore Realtors Social Media Policies and GuidelinesMarch 2018
Association Committee & Task Force Descriptions/Commitment2020
Coronavirus Guidance for Realtor Associations 20203.12.20

South Shore Realtors Annual Meeting

Post Annual Meeting Notice to Members 11.2.20
2021 South Shore Realtors Slate of Officers and Directors 8.31.20
South Shore Realtors Special Rules of Assembly 9.1.20
Virtual Code of Conduct 9.22.20
2020 Annual Meeting Agenda 9.22.20
Bylaw Revisions Proposed by Bylaws Task Force 9.22.20
2019 Annual Meeting Minutes 9.22.20
2020 Annual Meeting Packet 10.14.20
2020 Annual Meeting Log-In Information Sheet 10.21.20

Marketing-Housing Statistics

September 2020 South Shore Realtors Housing Market Report10.26.20
September 2020 South Shore Realtors Town by Town Housing Statistics 10.26.20
September 2020 South Shore Realtors Housing Market Talking Points 10.26.20
September 2020 South Shore Realtors Greater Fall River Region Housing Market Report 10.26.20
September 2020 South Shore Realtors Greater Fall River Region Town by Town Housing Statistics 10.26.20
September 2020 South Shore Realtors Greater Fall River Region Housing Market Talking Points 10.26.20

Commercial Real Estate Reports and Information for Realtors

Commercial Lending Survey2019
Commercial Member Profile - National Assoc. of Realtors2018
Commercial Real Estate International Business Trends2020
Expectations and Market Realities in Real Estate2020
Like-Kind Exchange Survey2015

Town Hall Realtor Advocacy Program

Program Description 6.13.19
Town Hall Monitor Handbook 6.13.19
Program Manager Handbook 6.13.19
Talking Points Template6.13.19
Pledge Sheet 6.13.19
Elevator Speech Cheat Sheet 6.13.19
Issues Assessment Worksheet 6.13.19
My Town Worksheet 6.13.19
Welcome Video 6.13.19
Module 1 Video 6.13.19
Module 2 Video 6.13.19
The Advocate Aug/Sept Issue 8.2019
On Common Ground Winter 2020 Edition2020 Winter Edition


January - November 2020 Newsletters11.2.20
January - December 2019 Newsletters10.4.19


South Shore Realtors® Membership Brochure and Application Form - 20204.3.20
South Shore Realtors® Affiliate Brochure and Application Form 20202.6.20
South Shore Realtors® Administration Brochure and Application Form 2020 1.3.20
Associate Information Form (For DR's and Office Manager's Use) 20201.3.20
2021 South Shore Realtors Dues Payment Plan Options Updated11.23.20
2021 Affiliate Sponsorship Package 11.17.20

Webinars and Virtual Classes

Recorded Webinars6.4.20
South Shore Realtors September Information Session Recording 10.1.20
Virtual Attendee Code of Coduct 9.21.20
July 2, 2020 Policies for Virtual Designation Courses 7.2.20
6.17.20 Virtual Course Policy Guidelines 6.17.20
RE19RC20 Fair Housing for Annual Meeting 8.28.20
RE32C20 Technology & RE Brokerage for Annual Meeting 8.28.20
RE39R20 Commonly Used Forms for Annual Meeting 8.28.20
RE41R20 Advertising Compliance for Annual Meeting 8.28.20
November New Agent Training Agenda 11.5.20
November New Agent Training Handouts11.16.20
Flood Insurance CE Presentation 9.18.20
Nov 18th 1 Day Virtual Ultimate Guide to List and Sell Commercial Investment Property10.1.20
5 Part Series The Ultimate Guide to Listing and Selling Commercial Investment Property10.1.20
11.19.20 Freddie Mac PPT 11.23.20
11.19.20 MassHousing PPT11.23.20
11.19.20 Freddie Mac Flyers and Postcards 11.23.20

Professional Standards Program & Ombudsman Program Information

South Shore Realtors Ombudsman Overview 6.30.20
South Shore Realtors Ombudsman Program Information August 2020
2020 Code of Ethics and Standards of PracticeAugust 2020
Before you File an Ethics ComplaintAugust 2020
Ethics Complaint Form E-1August 2020
Request and Agreement to Arbitrate Form A1August 2020
Request and Agreement to Arbitrate Non-Member Form A2August 2020
Request and Agreement to Arbitrate Interboard Form August 2020
Designation of Representative FormAugust 2020
Designation of Representative - Interboard Form

Documents and Reports

Attorney General's Guide to Landlord/Tenant RightsAugust 2020
Fair Housing Booklet (Massachusetts)August 2020
NAR's COVID-19 Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act Provisions for Realtors and Consumers 3.27.20
MLS Temporary Change Regarding On Market Listings
MAR Guidance Doc - COVID-19
Fire District Information MAR
Signed Order Smoke Detector Inspections
Coronavirus Guidance for Realtors
Protect Your Investment Guide for at Risk Homeowners5.1.20


NAR's 2020 Member Profile Update 8.18.2020
2018 Veterans and Active Military Home Buyers and Sellers Profile 7.22.19
2019 Profile of LGB Buyers and Sellers 7.22.19
Facts About MLS PIN'S Coming Soon Status 3.25.19
NAR's 2020 Member Profile Update 8.18.2020
South Shore Chamber Economic Development Plan 20302018
Homeowner's Guide to the MA Home Improvement Contractor ProgramMarch, 2018
NAR Commercial Listing Platform Update 10.4.1810.4.18
How to Update Your NRDS Record 10.4.18
June 2020 Membership Report 6.23.20
July 2020 Membership Report 7.22.20
August 2020 Membership Report8.21.20
September 2020 Membership Report 9.24.20
October 2020 Membership Report10.26.20
November 2020 Membership Report 11.24.20
MAR Legal Hotline November 202011.2.20
MAR Legal Hotline October 2020 10.1.20
MAR Legal Hotline September 20208.31.20
MAR Legal Hotline August 2020 7.31.20
MAR Legal Hotline July 2020 6.30.20
MAR Legal Hotline June 2020 5.29.20
MAR Legal Hotline May 2020 5.1.20
MAR Legal Hotline April 2020 3.31.20
MAR Legal Hotline March 2020 2.28.20
MAR Legal Hotline February 2020 1.31.20
Legal Hotline January 2020 12.31.19
MAR Legal Hotline Re: Video Cameras at Open Houses and Showings11.16.20
2019 Realtor Member Safety Report 9.12.9
How to Get Your RE License in MA4.3.19
Moehrl v NAR FAQ4.23.19
NAHREP 2018 State of Hispanic Homeownership Report 4.26.19
NAGLREP LGBT Real Estate Report 2019-20204.26.19
Instructions to Renew/Amend RE License Through Commonwealth of MA Prof. Licensure elicensing Portal5.16.19
NAR 2019 Profile of LBG Buyers and Sellers 7.2019
New Condo Rule Graphic 8.15.19
Facebook's 2019 Real Estate Trends and Insights Report 8.21.19
Landy Cybercrime Article 8.28.19
South Shore Habitat for Humanity Flyer 3.2.20
MAR Life Membership Application 4.6.20
Casting Call for Historic Homes 7.14.20
NAHREP Power Point 7.17.20
2019 State of Hispanic Homeownership Report 7.17.20
State of Hispanic Wealth Annual Report 7.17.20
10.20.20 List of Realtors Registered for Annual Mtg. 10.20.20
LGBTQ+Real Estate Alliance Information 7.17.20
1 Day Commercial List and Sell Virtual Course NCREA 8.25.20

Resources for Board and Volunteer Leadership

Board Responsibilities2020 (Courtesy of Bob Harris, CAE)
South Shore Realtors® Volunteer Leadership Agreement1.22.20

Non Profit Director's Responsibilities

Responsibilities of a Nonprofit Director2020 (Courtesy of Eileen Morgan Johnson)