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NYC Jewelry Thief Targets Open Houses

Tue, 05/17/2016 - 00:00

Police are on the hunt for a thief snatching up high-priced jewelry at luxury residences for sale in New York City. 

Twitter to Stop Counting Links, Photos in 140-Limit

Tue, 05/17/2016 - 00:00

You’ll soon be able to craft longer tweets in Twitter. The social network reportedly will no longer count photos and links as part of its...

FBI Hides Microphones to Nab Auction Riggers

Tue, 05/17/2016 - 00:00

The FBI reportedly hid microphones under rocks and in trees in the Bay Area to try to catch real estate investors who were part of an auction bid-...

REALTOR® University Honors Class of 2016

Mon, 05/16/2016 - 00:00

Eleven graduates from RU's third graduating class were given their Master of Real Estate degrees during a commencement ceremony in Washington...

Despite Money Issues, Millennials Want to Buy

Mon, 05/16/2016 - 00:00

Despite having a lower net worth than generations before them, millennials still plan to pursue home ownership and use REALTORS® to help them...

NAR Raises the Bar on Associations

Mon, 05/16/2016 - 00:00

The Board of Directors for the National Association of REALTORS® voted Saturday for a series of changes to the organizational alignment/core...

Should STRs Be Taxed Like Hotels?

Mon, 05/16/2016 - 00:00

Experts in the hospitality industry disagree about how to protect property rights while leveling the playing field between hotels and short-term...

Mortgage Rates Drop to 3-Year Lows

Mon, 05/16/2016 - 00:00

Home buyers are locking in the lowest rates in years.  

Owners Overly Optimistic About Home’s Price

Mon, 05/16/2016 - 00:00

However, home owners’ estimations are getting closer to appraisers’ opinions of value, a new index shows. 

Man Found Guilty of Robbing, Kidnapping Agents

Mon, 05/16/2016 - 00:00

A judge has found a St. Petersburg, Fla., man guilty of robbing two real estate agents at gunpoint after he caused panic among Florida real...

FAA on Track to Release Drone Rules by June

Fri, 05/13/2016 - 00:00

“We want you to get out there and fly,” a member of the team developing the rules told a group of real estate professionals who...

Yun: Watch Out for Inflation

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 00:00

At his annual residential markets update, NAR's chief economist forecast modest market gains with a warning about gas prices and...

Boost Your Business With Diverse Markets

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 00:00

Asian, Hispanic, and LGBT clients represent growing opportunities for savvy practitioners.

Sen. Warren Asks REALTORS®’ Help on Student Debt

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 00:00

The Massachusetts lawmaker applauded REALTORS® for considering support for reforms at the 2016 REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade...

Why You Don’t Need to Worry About Snapchat…Yet

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 00:00

Three social media superstars in the real estate space explain what the messaging app is for, and what it’s not.

How to Address Transgender Bathroom Issues

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 00:00

Property managers and landlords can get ahead of the growing controversy around male and female restroom designations by considering more neutral...

Rental Costs Eat Up 70% of Your Income Here

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 00:00

It’s a tough to be a renter in these places, as skyrocketing rental costs continue to take up a big portion of renters’ paychecks....

New Tools to Get You in Front of Global Buyers

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 00:00

NAR unveils initiatives to make it easier for overseas clients to learn about the REALTOR® brand.

Leadership Advice: Start Tough and Negotiate

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 00:00

Renowned journalist Bob Woodward tells REALTORS® that leaders must show their strength in order to command power in negotiations.

The Forecast on Commercial Regs

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 00:00

Here are three hot commercial real estate topics to watch out for on the legislative and regulatory fronts, and one big warning about the lame...