To: C.A.R. Directors From: Steve Goddard, President Regarding: 2011-2013 C.A.R. Strategic Plan
Listed below you will find information regarding the 2011-2013 Strategic Plan for the California Association of REALTORS®. At the October business meetings, the Board of Directors will be asked to approve the budget and strategic plan, in line with our responsibility of setting the direction for the Association’s activities for next year and beyond. Please review these materials in advance of your arrival in Anaheim and bring the materials with you.
The Strategic Planning and Finance Committee has recommended a 2011 budget proposal with C.A.R. membership dues set at $184, reflecting the new $49 REALTOR® Action Assessment (RAA) . This is the first increase since 2002. The budget for next year is predicated on a projected membership of 168,000 at year-end 2011. Of the $184 total, $115 represents funding for the continuing operations of the Association, including enhancements to a number of key programs. It also includes three additional assessments: $49 for the new REALTOR® Action Assessment, $10 for the Political Activities Fund and $10 for the Issues Action Fund.
The materials listed below contain background information to help you prepare for the decisions you will make in Anaheim. Please click and download/print each of the following documents pertaining to the 2011 proposed budget and strategic plan.
Please set aside time prior to the business meetings to review and understand the budget information contained in these documents.
If you would like a hard copy mailed to you, please email your request to Paula Green at email@example.com as soon as possible.
The budget process vests ultimate authority with the full Board of Directors. If you have any questions or concerns, or need additional information please contact any member of the Leadership Team directly, or contact Leslie Appleton-Young, (firstname.lastname@example.org).