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Central Mississippi REALTORS® Members Recognized at MAR Annual Convention & Expo

posted: 10/18/2022

The Mississippi Association of REALTORS® held its Annual Convention and Expo in Meridian, Mississippi October 4-6, 2022. This year’s theme, “It’s Showtime” symbolized the exciting lineup of speakers, as well as the beauty of the historical Riley Center, Meridian’s Grand Opera House.


Hispanic Heritage Month: Hispanic Housing Data

posted: 10/12/2022

NAR commemorates Hispanic Heritage Month, which is celebrated each year from September 15 to October 15. 


Annual REALTOR® Membership Dues Billing Approaching

posted: 10/07/2022

Thank you for being a member of Central Mississippi REALTORS®. Annual billing for the next calendar year occurs in October. Invoices will be posted in your Member Portal and are due by December 1. After December 1, a $100 reinstatement fee is added to your account.




Fannie Mae Launches Rent Payment Reporting Program to Help Renters Build Credit

posted: 10/05/2022

Fannie Mae announces the launch of the Multifamily Positive Rent Payment Reporting pilot program which aims to help renters build credit and improve credit scores. Qualified multifamily property owners can share rent payment information through a vendor network to the three major credit bureaus to include in the renter's credit profile. The pilot program is the most recent solution from Fannie Mae, to increase equitable access to credit for consumers.



National Association of REALTORS® Releases Pending Home Sales Stats for September

posted: 10/01/2022
Pending home sales dropped for the fourth straight month, down 10.2% from August. Month-over-month, contract signings pulled back in all four major U.S. regions. Pending sales decreased in all regions compared to one year ago.

2022 Award Applications Now Open

posted: 10/01/2022

Central Mississippi Realtors® is proud to recognize the outstanding achievements of its members. 2022 CMR Award nominations are open now through November 1. Nominate yourself or a colleague today!


CMR Announces Board of Directors Slate for 2023

posted: 09/30/2022

Central MS REALTORS® is pleased to announce its slate for 2023 Board of Directors. Elected candidates will be held accountable and expected to serve the needs of CMR members, industry affiliates, home buyers, and sellers within the ten-county region.



Voter Registration Deadline October 10

posted: 09/20/2022

As a member of the REALTOR® Party, CMR encourages you to vote for candidates and issues that build strong communities, protect property interests and promote a vibrant business environment at the local, state and national levels.


Central Mississippi REALTORS® Annual Meeting & Luncheon Presentation by José Alvarez, HUD Regional Administrator

posted: 09/15/2022

Central Mississippi REALTORS® (CMR) will host its Annual Meeting and Member Luncheon on Thursday, September 22, 2022, from 11:30 am until 1:30 pm at the Jackson Convention Complex. Members will convene to hear industry updates, participate in networking opportunities, and more.


Apply for a 2023 Committee

posted: 09/13/2022
Are you ready to serve? The time to apply for a 2023 Committee is now. 

Central Mississippi REALTORS® Expresses Collective Concern for Critical Effects of Water Crisis on City

posted: 08/24/2022

Central Mississippi REALTORS® (CMR) represents the “Voice for Real Estate” in the Jackson Metro area and is currently made up of more than 1,600 real estate professionals who live or work in the City of Jackson. As the largest advocacy group in the Metro area supporting homeownership, defending private property rights, and proactively advocating for strong, healthy communities in the Capitol area – we have a vested interest in the well-being and resiliency of the city. We continue to share a collective concern for the critical effects the water crisis has on our beloved City and its patrons. 



Central Mississippi REALTORS® Office to Close September 5, 2022 in Observance of Labor Day

posted: 08/22/2022

In observance of Labor Day, our office will be closed on Monday, September 5, 2022.


In Loving Memory of Norma Jean Parker

posted: 08/19/2022

Mrs. Norma Jean Parker, 79, of Jackson, Mississippi passed away on Thursday, August 18, 2022 at St. Dominic’s Hospital.


July Market Overview: Inventory, Medium Sale Prices & Days on Market Stats

posted: 08/18/2022

MLS United generates residential activity stats for the 10-county area. For the latest market overview, inventory, medium sale prices and days on market stats, click here.


Central Mississippi REALTORS® to Host Greens for Dreams Charity Golf Tournament

posted: 08/05/2022

Central Mississippi REALTORS® is excited to announce the return of its annual Greens for Dreams Charity Golf Tournament taking place on Thursday, September 8, 2022 at Lake Caroline Golf Club located at 118 Caroline Club Circle in Madison, Mississippi. Funds raised from the golf tournament will benefit Friends of Children’s Hospital. 


In Loving Memory of Carl W. Merck

posted: 08/03/2022

The Central Mississippi REALTOR® family extends its condolences to the family of Carl William Merk for their recent loss.


Appraiser Qualifications Board (AQB) to Host Virtual Forum to Explore Fair Housing Laws and Valuation Bias Education

posted: 08/01/2022

Appraiser Qualifications Board (AQB) to Host Virtual Forum to Explore Fair Housing Laws and Valuation Bias Education

On September 12, 2022 at 1:00 pm ET, the Appraiser Qualifications Board (AQB) of the Appraisal Foundation will host a virtual forum titled Forum to Explore Education Requirements: Fair Housing Laws and Valuation Bias Education. 


Volunteer to Serve the CMR 2023 Board of Directors

posted: 07/28/2022

The Nominating Committee of Central Mississippi Realtors® is now accepting applicants for service on the 2023-2024 CMR Board of Directors. 


CMR Office Closure

posted: 06/17/2022

The CMR Office will be closed on Monday, June 20th in observance of the federal Juneteenth holiday.


Join Our Team

posted: 06/13/2022

Central Mississippi Realtors® is hiring. Share our job vacancies with qualified candidates. 


Join us at the Central Mississippi Homebuyer Fair Saturday, June 25th

posted: 05/31/2022

Central Mississippi Realtors® invites you to attend its first annual Central Mississippi  Homebuyer Fair on Saturday, June 25th from 9:00am to 3:00pm inside the CMR Conference Center located at 564 Sunnybrook Road in Ridgeland, MS. 


posted: 05/23/2022

CMR shares condolences with the family and friends of Sara Marie Storey McCaughan of McCaughan Realty who passed on Monday, May 23rd. Funeral services will be held at Ott and Lee Funeral Home in Brandon at 10am on Friday, May 28th. Visitation will be held from 5pm to 7pm Friday, May 27, 2022 and from 9am to 10am Saturday at the funeral home.

Visit the Tribute Archive for more information. 


CMR Announces Director of Business Development

posted: 04/25/2022

CMR is pleased to announce a new hire-- Jeanelle Marshall. She is a returning employee of Central Mississippi Realtors® and will fill the role of Director of Business Development. Her primary responsibilities will include enriching the member experience, augmenting CMR's affiliate partner program, and staying abreast of opportunities that may expand the Realtor® brand in Central Mississippi. Her first day is Monday, April 25th. 


REALTORS® Celebrate April National Fair Housing Month

posted: 04/01/2022

(April 26, 2022) –Central Mississippi Realtors® will host Mayor Gene McGee, City of Ridgeland, on Tuesday, April 26th at 10:00am for a joint proclamation of April as National Fair Housing Month in celebration of the 54th anniversary of the Fair Housing Act. The proclamation ceremony will be held in the boardroom at 564 Sunnybrook Road in Ridgeland.


REALTORS® Excelling in Association Leadership

posted: 03/21/2022

Have you ever thought about participating in CMR leadership? Do you want to know what leadership is all about but were afraid to ask?

Learn on your own time by completing NAR’s online REAL program (REALTORS® Excelling in Association Leadership).

Once you know what association leadership is all about, you might feel more comfortable volunteering for CMR leadership positions such as serving on a committee or task force or expressing interest in serving on the board of directors.