Guam REALTORS® to host buyer/seller virtual town hall on Saturday, Oct. 23


The Guam Association of REALTORS® (GAR) invites all Real Estate Professionals and Guam Community Members to attend its Buyer/Seller Virtual Town Hall with the REALTORS®. The virtual event will be live-streamed on the Guam Association of REALTORS® Facebook Page and Website on Saturday, October 23, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

“Whether you are a first-time buyer or seller or someone with experience, this event is for you!” said Peggy Llagas, CEO and Government Affairs Director, GAR.

“During the Town Hall attendees can expect to learn of the importance and role of escrow, the benefits of working with a REALTOR® from start to finish, and the different stages of the buying and selling process,” Llagas added. “Buying or selling a home is a big milestone, and the Buyer/Seller Virtual Town Hall is a great platform to provide our Guam Community access to critical information as well as the opportunity to hear from trusted and credible industry professionals, and best of all it’s a free event!” said Shawn Blas, 2021 GAR President.

The Buyer/Seller Virtual event will also include the following topics:

• A REALTORS® role in the Buying and Selling
• Property Inspections
• Selling Strategies
• Realtor Political Action Committee: the advantage if your agent is a REALTOR®
• Presentation by Industry experts: ANZ, Guam Housing Corporation (GHC), GAR,
Security Title, Inc., USDA, and a VA Loan Representative.

Interested participants are encouraged to attend the Buyer/Seller Virtual Town Hall with the
REALTORS® via GAR’s Facebook Page or contact the GAR office at telephone: 671-472 4271 or email: for more information.

About Guam Association of REALTORS®

The Guam Association of REALTORS® then known as “Guam Real Estate Board” was founded in 1970. It held its first general membership meeting at Fjord’s Smorgette with under 32 aspiring members. In November of 1971, we became a part of what is now; one of the largest and influential trade industries in the nation, the National Association of REALTORS®, then, known as the National Association of Real Estate Boards.

To date, we have grown, with over 400 members strong. The Guam Association of
REALTORS® is the constant “Voice for Real Estate” on Guam, and proud to be a part of NAR, a real estate organization with over a million members strong.

The primary objectives of the Guam Association of REALTORS® are:

• To unite those engaged in the recognized branches of the real estate profession for the
purpose of exerting a beneficial influence upon the profession and related interests.
• To promote and maintain high standards of conduct in the real estate profession as
expressed in the National Association of REALTORS® Code of Ethics.
• To provide a unified medium for real estate owners and those engaged in the real estate
profession whereby their interests may be safeguarded and advanced.
• To further the interests of home and other real property ownership.
• To unite those engaged in the real estate profession in this community with the
Association and National Association of REALTORS®, thereby furthering their own
objectives throughout the nation, and obtaining the benefits and privileges of
Membership therein.
• To designate, for the benefit of the public, individuals authorized to use the terms
REALTOR® and REALTORS® as licensed, prescribed, and controlled by NAR®.

We protect the interests of our members and the community of Guam. We are advocates of the ultimate American Dream of homeownership!