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NAR funds 14 ‘Game Changer’ proposals

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CORRECTION: This story has been updated to correct the number of winners in the Game Changer Challenge. The National Association of Realtors announced 14 winners. The National Association of Realtors will provide up to $2 million to fund "game changing" ideas submitted by state and local Realtor associations in fields ranging from education and training to marketing and social media.More than 200 associations submitted proposals for funding to the NAR Game Changer Challenge, with 14 winners receiving funding for their ideas and a consultant to help them implement them.Another 22 runners-up will get funding to put their proposals into practice, and all of those submitting ideas will get a $500 credit for professional development from NAR.All 200 submissions can be viewed from a dedicated Game Changers search page on NAR's Web site.The winning proposals were:Auxiliary Membership, Sacramento Association of RealtorsThis Auxiliary Membership program will allow buyers and sellers t...