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SABOR members vote to remove board chair, retain chair-elect

An emergency meeting was held so members could weigh in

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It's not every day that a Realtor association holds an emergency meeting for thousands of members to decide whether or not to remove the chair and chair-elect from the board of directors. But that's exactly what happened today in San Antonio, Texas, at the San Antonio Board of Realtors (SABOR). SABOR invited "its 10,000 or so members to its headquarters for an emergency meeting ... to decide whether to comply with petitions to remove the SABOR board of directors chair, Michele Bunting Ross, and chair-elect, Yvette Allen," wrote Inman Deputy Editor Andrea V. Brambila last week. And the results of that meeting have been delivered: Members voted Bunting Ross out as chair, but Chair-Elect Allen will retain her position. The membership meeting was private, and members were able to hear the information on which they based their decision for their vote, according to KGB Texas Communications spokeswoman Cheryl Kahn, speaking on behalf of SABOR. Inman requested a voting breakdown...