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BTVAR Homes Sales Report – Q1 2022

June 6, 2022

Economic Conditions – Virginia’s economy continued to improve in early 2022, despite rising inflation and the escalating conflict overseas. Economic conditions are solid in the Bristol region, with a steady decline in the regional unemployment rate. – Even as the economy improves, consumer confidence is shaky. In March 2022, the…

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2022 BTVAR “Believing In Home Ownership” Scholarship Winners!

May 19, 2022

BTVAR is happy to announce the winners of the 2021 “Believing In Home Ownership” scholarship essay contest!

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BTVAR Homes Sales Report – Q4 2021

February 2, 2022

Economic Conditions – Economic conditions in Virginia continued to improve in the fourth quarter, with broad-based job gains and another drop in the unemployment rate. The employment picture also improved in the Bristol region, with the unemployment rate falling to below pre-pandemic levels. – Despite steady economic progress, consumer confidence…

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Blanket Drive

November 10, 2021

Help keep someone warm this winter. The 2021 BTVAR Blanket Drive has begun! Below is a list of drop-off locations around the area or just order online from our Amazon Wishlist and the blankets will be sent straight to the BTVAR office!   Prestige Homes:  701 Bluff City Hwy BHHS…

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BTVAR Homes Sales Report – Q3 2021

November 5, 2021

Economic Conditions – In the third quarter of 2021, while economic conditions remained positive, there was a slowdown in job growth in Virginia. The unemployment picture has improved significantly in the Bristol area over the summer and into the early fall, and economic conditions should improve further over the next…

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Micah Montgomery

September 17, 2021

With the recent passing of Tennessee High Student Micah Montgomery, BTVAR PR Committee reached out to the school to see how we can support them.  Ms. Kirk mentioned that they will be providing t-shirts to all the students and suggested that donating to their shirt fund may be a way…

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2022 BTVAR Board Candidates

August 31, 2021

Pursuant to the Bylaws of the Bristol Tennessee-Virginia Association of REALTORS®, Inc., the Annual Meeting and Election of Officers and Directors will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, September 30, 2021 at Warehouse 817 in Bristol, VA! Boxed lunches will be provided from Bristol Cafe and Market! Give to…

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Industry Partner Luncheon

August 23, 2021

Great luncheon and discussion with some of our Industry Partners! We discussed the new features and capabilities of the BTVAR website and upcoming advertising opportunities!

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Food Truck and Food Drive

August 5, 2021

June – July 2021 In the months of June and July, BTVAR’s  P.R. Committee held a successful Food Truck and Food Drive. The Chuck Wagon and Kona Ice trucks were parked at BTVAR’s office location from 5-7 pm.  All food and monetary donations went to the Bristol Emergency Food Pantry.…

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2021 BTVAR Annual Election

August 1, 2021

BTVAR’s Annual Election of Officers and Directors Thursday September 30, 2021 11:30 am 1:00 pm Warehouse 817 Bristol, VA You’re invited to BTVAR’s Annual Election of Officers and Directors! Each BTVAR Industry Partner will get a free display/information table at this event. This is a great opportunity to promote your business…

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