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2018 CT Commercial Conference
2018 CT Commercial Conference

Another sold out Commercial Conference! Tons of great information, over 130 attendees and awesome sponsors made this one great event

2018 Rebuilding Together Hartford Day
2018 Rebuilding Together Hartford Day

Great Rebuilding Together Hartford day with GHAR members and the community! Thanks to the GHAR Golf Committee and Community Involvement Committee.

2018 Simsbury Stroll
2018 Simsbury Stroll

The 2018 Simsbury Stroll was held on April 25th in support of Journey Home. Over 40 participants enjoyed food and beverages from Metro Bis, McLadden's, and Maple Tree.

2018 Tax Tips
2018 Tax Tips

Tax Tips with Joe Carollo, CPA, at On the Border (1/31/18)

2017 Holiday & Volunteer <br>Appreciation Party
2017 Holiday & Volunteer
Appreciation Party

The 2017 Holiday and Volunteer Appreciation Party was filled with fun, laughs and dancing! Another great year from all of our members and volunteers.

2017 Front St. Stroll
2017 Front St. Stroll

The GHAR Bridge Committee held the 2nd annual Front St. Stroll on 10/19 and a great time was had by all! Proceeds support My Sister's Place and a new Realtor scholarship.

2017 GHAR Charity Golf Tourney
2017 GHAR Charity Golf Tourney

Another year, another fantastic time! Thanks to the generosity of our sponsors, volunteers and attendees who made this event happen. Proceeds to benefit Rebuilding Together Hartford!

2016 Holiday & Volunteer Appreciation Party
2016 Holiday & Volunteer Appreciation Party

What a fantastic farewell to GHAR 2016 President Joanne Breen and a warm welcome to 2017 President Carl Lantz. Welcome to the 2017 Board of Directors! A great time was had by all!

2016 Front Street Stroll
2016 Front Street Stroll

The Bridge Committee of GHAR planned and successfully organized the Front Street Stroll Fundraiser to benefit My Sister's Place, a community based organization with a commitment to the well-being of women, families and others. The fundraiser also supports a scholarship program for a new REALTOR! It was such a fun night!

2016 Annual Charity Golf Tournament
2016 Annual Charity Golf Tournament

Another successful golf outing in support of non-profit, The Hundred Club of CT, that provides financial support to families of fallen officers and firefighters. We had beautiful weather and a great day at Farmington Country Club!!

2016 Realtors Care Day Carnival
2016 Realtors Care Day Carnival

Nearly 200 kids enjoyed a free carnival organized by the GHAR Community Involvement Committee in a joint effort with the Boys & Girls Club of Hartford. What a great day for all involved!

2016 Gates Scholarship Winners
2016 Gates Scholarship Winners

GHAR is proud to award the 2016 Gates Scholarship winners from the CTR Foundation

2016 Middletown Stroll
2016 Middletown Stroll

Great turnout for the second annual Middletown Stroll for Charity! This event supported An End in Ten, a coalition to end homelessness in Middlesex County by 2018.

2016 REALTORS® at the Capitol
2016 REALTORS® at the Capitol

REALTORS® fighting for real estate and homeownership issues at the Capitol on May 2nd.

2016 REALTOR Education Day
2016 REALTOR Education Day

Over 100 real estate professionals came out for education, lunch and a cocktail at the Marriott Downtown Hartford on March 24th. The day was a great success with excellent speakers; Adorna Carroll and NARs Nobu Hata

Happy Hour with a Twist, Bridge Committee
Happy Hour with a Twist, Bridge Committee

The Bridge Committee organized an interactive discussion Feb. 24th at the Wood n Tap in Hartford. Attendees were treated with a skit by Bridge Committee members and a discussion facilitated by Lauren Jones.

2015 Holiday & Volunteer Appreciation
2015 Holiday & Volunteer Appreciation

The annual GHAR Holiday & Volunteer Appreciation party was back at The Hartford Golf Club and was a huge success! Great music by Shaded Soul and great people who help make our association one of the best in the state. Thanks to the volunteers and sponsors!

2015 Bobby V's
2015 Bobby V's

A fun night out for a great cause: Wounded Warrior Project. Guests met Bobby Valentine and 2 iPad minis were raffled off, among other great prizes!

2015 CT Commercial RE Conference
2015 CT Commercial RE Conference

2015 CT Commercial RE Conference at Marriott Downtown Hartford was packed with great speakers and lots of information.

2015 GHAR Charity Golf Tourney
2015 GHAR Charity Golf Tourney

The 11th Annual GHAR Charity Golf Tournament was a beautiful day of raising money for a great charity: Special Olympics CT! Many thanks to our members, sponsors and volunteers who made it such a success!

2015 GHAR Gates Scholarship Winners
2015 GHAR Gates Scholarship Winners

2015 Gates Scholarship Winners submitted by GHAR members.

2015 Realtors Care Day
2015 Realtors Care Day

2nd Annual Realtors Care Day was a success! Volunteers cleaned up and planted at Veterans Crossing in East Hartford, a shelter that provides housing and services to homeless vets.

2015 Realtors at the Capitol
2015 Realtors at the Capitol

GHAR had a strong presence at the 2015 Realtors at the Capitol on April 29th. Legislators heard the issues that are important to the real estate industry.

2015 St. Patty's Day Warm Up
2015 St. Patty's Day Warm Up

Great turnout for the YPN St. Patty's Day Warm Up at Thomas Hooker Brewery in Bloomfield! Thanks to sponsors Melandro Inspection and Freedom Mortgage

2014 Holiday Party
2014 Holiday Party

The 2014 Holiday and Volunteer Appreciation party kicked off at the Windsor Marriott with Tirebiter Band, over 300 members and a big thanks to this year's GHAR volunteers and sponsors!

2014 Bobby Vs Event
2014 Bobby Vs Event

A night at Bobby V's Restaurant brought out quite a crowd to support the Wounded Warrior Project and meet & greet with Bobby Valentine. It was a great event!

2014 Gates Scholarship Winners
2014 Gates Scholarship Winners

CTR received a total of 134 applications for the Raymond F. Gates Scholarship program with 130 deemed eligible. 29 outstanding students from across CT were selected to receive scholarships totaling $30,000! GHAR is proud to present the following students with their award. Maureen Gilligan, Jennifer Gilligan, Errol Francis, Errol Francis II, Carol Cole, Jessica Cole, Sean Galvin, Andrew Baugher, Heather Fournier

2014 GHAR Charity Golf Tournament
2014 GHAR Charity Golf Tournament

The 10th Annual GHAR Charity Golf Tournament was a beautiful day on a beautiful golf course, raising money for a great charity: Special Olympics CT!

2014 Realtors Care Day
2014 Realtors Care Day

The Community Involvement Committee of GHAR teamed up with the Mutual Housing Association to clean up a section of affordable housing units in Hartford's South End neighborhood. It was a great day with over 50 volunteers and residents helping to remove graphitti, plant flowers, lay mulch and paint!

2014 Realtor Day
2014 Realtor Day

Over 170 attendees and sponsors made the 2014 Realtor Education Day a huge success! It was a day filled with education, networking and fun.

2014 Chocolate, Diamonds & Champagne
2014 Chocolate, Diamonds & Champagne

The West Region Committee of GHAR hosted the 7th annual Chocolate, Diamonds & Champagne event at The Riverview in Simsbury on February 14, 2014. Logan Byrnes from Fox 61 led everyone through a fun night that included a silent auction, cake auction and live auction by bonafied auctioneer, Paul Stansel. Guests enjoyed dinner, live music by Keith Santoro and cocktails as they bid on silent auction items. Thanks to the generosity of our members and sponsors, the event proceeds benefit Foodshare. Thanks to all the sponsors and attendees for making this such a successful event! We could not have done it without you.

2013 Holiday & Volunteer Appreciation
2013 Holiday & Volunteer Appreciation

The biggest and best holiday & volunteer appreciation party yet! A great night filled with laughter, dancing and generous donations from our awesome members!

2013 GHO Golf Tournament
2013 GHO Golf Tournament

July 1st marked the 8th Annual GHO CT Commercial Real Estate Alliance Golf Tournament held at TPC River Highlands in Cromwell. Golfers enjoyed lunch, a beautiful golf course, cocktails and dinner! Special thanks to the GHAR CT Commercial RE Alliance and all of the sponsors who made the day so memorable. Net proceeds benefited the UConn School of Business, Center for Real Estate and Urban Economic Studies.

2013 GHAR Charity Golf Tourney
2013 GHAR Charity Golf Tourney

Another successful GHAR Charity Golf Tournament is in the books! Thanks to all of the golfers, volunteers and sponsors who made this year’s tournament possible! Everyone made the best of a hot afternoon and enjoyed a beautiful day at the Ellington Ridge Country Club. Once in the air conditioning, participants enjoyed an open bar, amazing raffle prizes and a complementary bottle of wine to take home! All net proceeds to benefit Special Olympics CT. Thanks to everyone who made this event so successful!

REALTORS @ the Capitol
REALTORS @ the Capitol

The 2013 Realtors at the Capitol event was another successful event with the rally involving over 600 Realtors and GHAR had a nice representation to speak with legislators at the LOB. Thanks to all who participated!

2013 Chocolate, Diamonds & Champagne
2013 Chocolate, Diamonds & Champagne

The West Region Committee of GHAR hosted the 6th annual Chocolate, Diamonds & Champagne event at Belle Terrace in Avon on February 14, 2013. Logan Byrnes from Fox 61 led everyone through a fun night that included a silent auction, cake auction and live auction by bonafied auctioneer, Paul Stansel. Guests enjoyed dinner, live music by Keith Santoro and cocktails as they bid on silent auction items. Thanks to the generosity of our members and sponsors, the event proceeds benefit Village for Families and Children, a private, Connecticut non-profit human services agency founded in 1809, that is committed to building a community of strong, healthy families who protect and nurture children. Through its work with children and families, the Village has emerged as a preeminent mental health/human service agency serving the Hartford region and the state of Connecticut. Thanks to all the sponsors and attendees for making this such a successful event! We could not have done it without you.

2012 Volunteer Appreciation Party
2012 Volunteer Appreciation Party

Many say it was the best GHAR holiday party yet - and we agree! Over 270 guests enjoyed a night of food, cocktails, music and dancing at the Hartford Golf Club on December 6th. Over $800 and tons of food donations were collected for Loaves & Fishes - an organization to aid the homeless and hungry. Thanks to our sponsors and Eight to the Bar!

2012 GHAR Charity Golf Tourney
2012 GHAR Charity Golf Tourney

Thanks to golfers, volunteers and sponsors who made this year’s tournament the most successful one yet! On Monday, July 16th, everyone enjoyed a beautiful day at the Ellington Ridge Country Club. In addition to the great weather, participants enjoyed an open bar, amazing raffle prizes and a complementary bottle of wine to take home! All net proceeds to benefit Special Olympics CT. Thanks to everyone who made this event so successful!

7th Annual Commercial Council GHO
7th Annual Commercial Council GHO

July 2nd marked the 7th Annual GHO Commercial Council Golf Tournament held at TPC River Highlands in Cromwell. Golfers enjoyed lunch, a beautiful golf course, cocktails and dinner! Special thanks to the GHAR Commercial Council and all of the sponsors who made the day so memorable. Net proceeds benefited the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.

Fifth Annual Valentine's Benefit
Fifth Annual Valentine's Benefit

The West Region Committee of GHAR hosted the 5th annual Chocolate, Diamonds & Champagne event at Tower Ridge Golf Club in Simsbury on February 9, 2012. Marie-Lynn Piscatelli, Miss Connecticut USA, led everyone through a fun night that included a silent auction, cake auction and live auction by bonafied auctioneer Paul Stansel. Guests enjoyed dinner, live music by Keith Santoro and cocktails as they bid on silent auction items. Thanks to the generousity of our members and sponsors, the event proceeds benefit Gifts of Love, a charitable organization for those facing financial hardships. Thanks to all the sponsors and attendees for making this such a successful event.