WSGVAR Mission Statement (西聖蓋博谷房地產協會宗旨):
The mission of the West San Gabriel Valley Association of REALTORS® is to advocate and enhance the interests of REALTORS®; to promote adherence of the REALTOR® Code of Ethics and professional competency of members; to safeguard and preserve private property rights, and to always be mindful of cultural backgrounds within our communities. West San Gabriel Valley Association of REALTORS® has been appointed as the Ambassador Association to CAREB/Taiwan by National Association of REALTORS®.
Global Business Council Mission Statement (西聖蓋博谷房地產協會國際地產委員會宗旨):
The Global Business Council of West San Gabriel Valley Association of REALTORS® connects real estate professionals to an active global network of members in over 50 countries and prepares REALTORS® to serve the growing international market in their local community. NAR's international mission is to maximize global market access and profit for REALTORS® so that they can achieve business success in an orderly and ethical market.
西聖蓋博谷房地產協會全球商業理事會 (Global Business Council, West San Gabriel Valley Association of REALTORS®) 宗旨是連結全球各地超過50個國家活躍於房地產的專業人士，為他們所服務的地區，同時邁向國際化的市場提供服務。
全球商業理事會響應全美房地產協會National Association of REALTORS® 的任務，連結全球市場並將給予 REALTORS®收益最大化，讓 REALTORS® 能夠更貼近他們所服務的特定族裔市場。
For Taiwan Trade Mission in October, please click here for the latest news.
Guide to Purchase Real Estate in Taiwan (僑胞回台購屋須知):
Links to Taiwan Associations. Click the icon below to visit the Taiwan (R.O.C.) Associations:
WSGVAR Selected as Ambassador Association to Taiwan (R.O.C.)
SAN GABRIEL, CA - The West San Gabriel Valley Association of REALTORS® (WSGVAR) was selected on November 19, 2009 to serve as the Ambassador Association to Taiwan (R.O.C.) through the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®' (NAR) International Ambassador Association Program.
As the Ambassador Association to Taiwan (R.O.C.), WSGVAR:
- Hosts and assists delegates from Taiwan (R.O.C.) during official visits to the U.S.
- Helps delegates from Taiwan (R.O.C.) navigate NAR's REALTOR® Annual Conference and Expo
- Provides association management advice if requested
- Provides opportunities for member-to-member business contacts
To view the NAR Letter of Appointment, which appointed WSGVAR as the Ambassador Association to Taiwan (R.O.C.), click here.
Taiwan (R.O.C.) Trade Mission was a SUCCESS!
The West San Gabriel Valley Association of REALTORS® International Committee, as the newly appointed Ambassador Association to Taiwan, has sent a ten-member delegation in a ice-breaking visit to Taiwan from March 29, 2010 to April 04, 2010. The delegation was led by its 2009 President, Ling Chow, 2009 International Committee Chair, John Wu, 2009 International Committee Vice Chair, Susan Hsieh, Committee Member & 2007 President, Nancy Lin, Committee Member & 2000 President Brian Chen, Committee Member & Real Estate Attorney Albert Siu, and Committee Members, Lawrena Chang, Pauline Lam, Vicky Tsai, and Alex Tsai.
International Education Days
On September 17, 2010, WSGVAR's International Committee presented the International Education Day from 8:30am to 1pm. Our speakers were Lisa P. Lee (Senior Loan Consultant), Paul Cheng (Attorney), John Hsu (STC Management), Eddy L. Chao (Commercial Real Estate & International Matters), Steve Goddard (President of CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®). Their topics ranged from obtaining loans for foreign investors to the liaison between USA and Australia.
On October 22, 2010, WSGVAR's International Committee presented the International Food Taste/Mixer Day from 6pm to 10pm. Over 100 REALTORS® and their friends joined us for a fun day.