Heart of Scottsdale RMS meetings are the 1st Thursday of each month at Gainey Ranch Golf Club

No pre-registration is required to attend. Attendance at an RMS (REALTOR® Marketing Session) is a great way to network, hear from great speakers, and learn about the market. If you’d like to be reminded about the Heart of Scottsdale RMS meetings, sign up for our e-mails. If you have any questions, contact one of our volunteers on the “Contacts” tab below.
NOTE Affiliate/industry partners must be paid SAAR Affiliate members to attend.

To put a home on tour

Click here to fill out the Tour Request Form. Make sure you read the Tour Guidelines, which may differ slightly depending on the tour. There may be fees and/or a wait list involved. Contact a Tour Coordinator for more information. You will be contacted by the Tour Coordinator to confirm when your home will be on tour.

NOTE Homes on the Heart of Scottsdale tour range from $350k to $1,000,000. Homes in the tour area priced above $1,000,000 should be referred to the Scottsdale Luxury Home Tour. Heart of Scottsdale tour is divided into North and South tours. Please view the Tour Guidelines for boundaries.

Meeting Time

8:00am – Network.
8:30am – Meeting.

FEES $10 admission includes breakfast.LOCATION Gainey Ranch Golf Club, 7600 E Gainey Club Dr

Open to any REALTOR® or paid SAAR affiliate member.


  1. Listing agent must be a member of a REALTOR® Association
  2. Property must be within the tour boundaries:
    1. NORTH TOUR boundaries: North – Thunderbird Rd; West – Scottsdale Rd; East – 136th St; South – Shea Blvd to 101 Freeway then south to the Reservation and east to 136th St.
    2. SOUTH TOUR boundaries: North – Shea Blvd; West – Scottsdale Rd; East – 101 Freeway; South – Indian School Rd
      NOTE: Boundaries are approximate and properties may be placed in the alternate tour at the sole discretion of a tour coordinator depending on, among other factors, availability of properties.
  3. Listing must be listed and ACTIVE in the Arizona Regional Multiple Listing Service (ARMLS).
  4. Listing must be priced between $350,000 to $1,000,000.
  5. The tour fee is $20 for each listing plus a $10 general admission fee, paid on the day of the tour. Cash or checks made payable to SAAR.

NORTH TOUR: Jan, Mar, May, Jul, Sept & Nov
SOUTH TOUR: Feb, Apr, Jun, Aug, Oct & Dec


  1. Listing agent and/or co-lister of home must be present during the meeting before the tour. Failure to attend the meeting will result in cancellation of the home from the tour that day.
  2. Packets with the tour sheet and feedback forms for comments and suggestions for each listing on tour from touring agents will be distributed at the registration desk.  A ballot for the “Best Home on the HOS Tour” will be included with the feedback forms.  Agents will carpool and caravan together from home to home. A discussion is hosted and feedback given about the home while all Realtors are on property.  This format allows the Listing Agent to prepare and provide the home’s unique selling points to all those on Tour.
  3. The listing agent with the last home on tour will host the lunch. Lunch is provided by a Heart of Scottsdale Marketing Partner
  4. All listing agents will tour all homes and must be present at the last home on Tour to be awarded the “Best Home on the Heart of Scottsdale Tour” designation for their listing. The agent with the listing voted as “Best Home on the Heart of Scottsdale Tour” will be awarded a sign rider to display until the home sells, at which time it is to be returned to the Co-Directors.
  5. There will be a maximum of 10 homes on Tour.
  6. Each listing agent will be notified by 5:00 pm on the Monday before the Tour if his/her listing has been selected and the final order of the Tour. The selection and order of homes to be toured is at the sole discretion of the Tour Coordinators.
  7. No home may be featured more than once a year.

Karl Stauffer, Co-Director (Capstone Homes Realty)
karl@karlstauffer.com: 602-316-2355

Debbie Murphy,Co-Director    (Realty ONE Group)
debbie.realtor@icloud.com – 602-432-9966

Sue Clark, Co-Director (Realty ONE Group)
susanmclark@cox.net – 602-647-7224

Frank Ellis, North Tour Coordinator  (Coldwell Banker)
frank@frankellishomes.com – 602-448-7793

Melissa Howe-Croaker, North Tour Coordinator (Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Arizona Properties)

Linda LeBlang,  South Tour Coordinator  (RE/MAX Fine Properties):

Debbie Murphy, South Tour Coordinator   (Realty ONE Group)
debbie.realtor@icloud.com – 602-432-9966

Sue Clark, South Tour Coordinator   (Realty ONE Group)
susanmclark@cox.net – 602-647-7224

Ellicia Romo, Speaker and Raffle Coordinator (Peoples Mortgage Company)
eromo@peoplesmortgage.com   – 602-989-2939

Ron Peters, Marketing Partner Coordinator (Alta Vista Inspection Services)

Lonny Gibson, Registration Coordinator (Alliance Financial Resources)

Maggie Clark, Treasurer (Equity Title)

Robyn Robertson, Lunch & Tout Coordinator (Suburban Mortgage)

Fletcher Wilcox, Statistician (Grand Canyon Title Agency)

Joan Pike, Heart Tour Emeritus  (Berkshire Hathaway HomeService)
Joan@JoanPike.com  – 602-526-1426

Thank you to our 2019 Marketing Partners:

Gold Partner:

Robyn Robertson – Suburban Mortgage – rrobertson@submort.com – 480-415-2336

Gold Partner:

Maggie Clark – Equity Title Agency – maggiec@eta-az.com – 602-769-5565

Gold Partner:

Ellicia Romo – People Mortgage Company – eromo@peoplesmortgage.com – 602-989-2939

Gold Partner:

Lonny Gibson – New West Lending – Lonny@NewWestLending.com – 602-321-2282

Gold Partner:

Ron Peters – Alta Vista Inspection Services – RPetesr@AVInspect.com – 480-816-8552

Gold Partner:

Fletcher Wilcox – Grand Canyon Title Agency
Fwilcox@GCTA.com – 602-648-1230

Silver Partner:
Allie Jennings – AJF Engineering & Inspections
Allie@AJFEngineering.com – 480-661-8888

Silver Partner:

Joyce Berghansen – 2-10 Home Buyers Warranty
jberghansen@2-10.com – 602-692-5587

Silver Partner:

Thomas Uhlenberg – All Pro Carpet Cleaning
tuhlenberg@aol.com – 480-239-1759

Silver Partner:

Brian Cowardin – Elite Restaurants
Brian@elite-restaurants.com – 480-861-2604

Silver Partner:

Kevin Crosse – Arizona Imaging – Kevin@Arizonaimaging.com – 480-314-5862

Silver Partner:

Cindy Wolfinger – First Choice Loan Service – cindy@cindyw.com – 602-280-7676

Silver Partner:
Reggie Green – Team Green with Fairway Independent Mortgage, McCormick Ranch
Reggie.Green@fairwaymc.com – 480-206-5577

Silver Partner:
Kolbi Kleinman – Old Republic Title – KolbiK@ortc.com – 602-390-8169

Silver Partner:
Mary Slakey – Fidelity National Home Warranty
Mary.Slakey@FNF.com – 480-540-3955

Silver Partner:
Chuck McCracken – Pella Windows & Doors, Mountain West – mccrackench@pellamw.com – 480-355-3800


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