Shae Cottar Joins 2017 HAR Board of Directors

The Houston Association of REALTORS® Board of Directors has appointed Shae Cottar as its newest member in the Medium Firms category. Shae will fill the remaining term of his mother, Linda Cottar, who died on May 10 after a courageous battle with cancer. Shae was raised in a real estate home with both an academic and a professional background in communications and marketing. He originally opened Cottar Real Estate with

Honoring HAR-TV’s Greg Hale

HAR’s central office on the Southwest Freeway resembled a ‘Who’s Who’ of HAR history on the evening of Tuesday, May 9. That’s when HAR past presidents and chairmen, current staff and board members and special guests joined 2017 Chair Cindy Hamann and President & CEO Bob Hale and his wife, Susie, for the dedication of the HAR-TV Greg Hale Studios. Greg, who passed away last December, founded HAR’s video production

A Moment in HAR History…

“As a business owner and broker of a large brokerage (Heritage Texas Properties) and as HAR’s 1997 chair (the sixth woman to serve in the history of HAR), I witnessed first-hand the evolution of the most innovative member-centric REALTOR® association [caption id="attachment_27933" align="alignright" width="183"] Greg Hale at Vision 2000[/caption] in the country. Having been involved in the strategic long-range planning, I had the privilege of seeing leaders from around the

With Our Deepest Sympathies: Linda Cottar

HAR is deeply saddened to announce the passing of 2017 HAR Board member and longtime Baytown REALTOR® Linda Cottar. Linda, 71, died on May 10 at her home in Baytown, Texas after a courageous battle with breast cancer. Linda was born August 20, 1945, in Corsicana, Texas. She received her associate degree from Lee College. She was a REALTOR® and broker in the Baytown area for over 40 years and