BOOST YOUR PRODUCTIVITY WITH ZIPFORM® MOBILE WEB EDITION Stay ahead of the competition in this ever changing industry by editing and creating new contracts with the cutting edge zipForm® Mobile app! The enhanced mobile edition includes redesigned tools that are similar to zipForm® Plus. Property photos are now shown as part of the transaction when imported from the MLS using the zipFormMLS-Connect® feature on your smart phone or tablet device. zipForm® Mobile Web Edition offers three integrated digital signature solutions: TouchSign®, zipLogix Digital Ink® and DocuSign®. TouchSign® allows you and your clients to sign documents directly on the iPad or other tablet. A digital signature is the preferred solution to obtain electronic signatures during a transaction. These digital signatures can record and track important document information about its authentication.
Learn more about the latest features of zipForm® Mobile Web Edition by attending a webinar on Thursday, November 21, 2013 from 11AM-12PM. Visit https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/736041072 to register. Purchase zipForm® Mobile for $12.95 annually by visiting http://m.zipformonline.com from your mobile device’s internet browser. Apple users can also find zipForm® Mobile in the App Store.
NOVEMBER 2013 C.A.R. STANDARD FORMS RELEASE The following forms are scheduled for revision the week of November 25, 2013. zipForm® 6 Standard users: download the latest forms when prompted by the software. zipForm® Plus and zipForm® 6 Professional users will see the new forms automatically. Below is the list of forms scheduled for revision. Visit http://www.car.org/3550/pdf/283726/396788/710230/767185/Nov2013_Quick_Summary.pdf to view the Quick Summary of the changes.
New Forms: • Buyer’s Vacant Land Additional Inspection Advisory (BVLIA) • Corporation/Limited Liability Company Signature Addendum (CLLC) • Delivery of or Failure to Deliver Short Sale Lender Written Consent (DSSC) • Notice to Quit (NTQ) • Pet Addendum (PA) • Pool, Hot Tub, and Spa Addendum (PHSA) • Seller Multiple Counter Offer (SMCO)
For a complete list of the revised forms, go to http://www.car.org/legal/standard-forms/summary-forms-releases-chart/november2013formreleases/.
ZIPFORM® TIP OF THE MONTH: HOW TO CREATE AND APPLY TEMPLATES Templates are time saving tools that you can use to create transactions quickly with commonly used forms and information. Follow these steps on how to create and use your saved templates. How To Create Templates Log into zipForm® Plus from www.car.org Click Templates menu Click New button Provide a Template Name Select any form from the C.A.R. Library list (Tip: Don’t forget to add the Cover Sheet (CS) form to your template forms list!) Enter your agent information on Page 3 of the Cover Sheet Click Save button
How Apply Templates Into A Transaction
1. Click the Transaction menu 2. Click New button 3. Provide a Transaction name 4. Assign a Transaction and Property type 5. Use the Apply Template drop-down menu to select the template you wish to apply 6. Click Save
C.A.R. SAMPLE LETTER FORMS LIBRARY IN ZIPFORM® C.A.R. Members now have instant access to 24 sample letters written by C.A.R. attorneys. These letters are in response to the most common situations that C.A.R.’s Legal Hotline receives as requests from members to help them prepare a document that can be used to address certain issues arising in a real estate transaction. Look for the C.A.R. Sample Letter Library (CARSL) inside of your zipForm® account under the Library Forms menu. Visit www.car.org/tools/zipForm6/formlibraries/sampleletter/ for more information.
FREE WEBINAR – MASTER YOUTUBE
Did you know that REALTORS® who use video have a 50 times greater chance of ranking on page one of Google? Join C.A.R. for a FREE live webinar on Thursday, November 14 at 11:00 a.m. to learn “How to Master YouTube”. During the one hour webinar you’ll learn how to optimize your videos for search and gain powerful networking tips for using YouTube as a “social” site. Plus you’ll learn much more about this video tool perfect for REALTORS®.
Don’t miss this information packed webinar, visit https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/437897225 to register now.
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INCREASE YOUR REFERRAL TRAFFIC WITH PINTEREST - FREE WEBINAR Did you know that Pinterest generates more referral traffic than Google+, YouTube, and LinkedIn combined? For a limited time, listen to the recorded “Pinterest for Real Estate” webinar at http://bcove.me/xtvz04j9 and learn how to use this very powerful and popular social media tool to promote your real estate business and listings.