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November 7, 2014
On Oct. 28, 2014, NAR President Steve Brown submitted comments on the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s (FHFA) proposed rule to establish housing goals for the GSEs for 2015-2017.
November 5, 2014
Visit the Conference Live website for all of the latest news from the Nov. 7-10 REALTORS® Conference & Expo.
November 5, 2014
REALTORⓇ Party-backed candidates won closely watched races in yesterday’s national midterm elections.
October 31, 2014
Metropolitan areas with larger baby boomer and math/science professional populations are seeing homes move off the market faster, indicating a strong housing market.
October 31, 2014
While many first-time and repeat home buyers use the Internet to find the home that they eventually purchase, first-time buyers are leading that charge.
October 31, 2014
A job in real estate could be a good opportunity for those struggling to find jobs to support their families.
October 31, 2014
After three years of strong opposition from NAR, congressional leaders, and consumer and industry groups, the six financial regulators released the final version of the long-awaited qualified residential mortgage (QRM) rule.
October 31, 2014
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (The Corps) have issued a proposed regulation that would place more water bodies under federal authority, which would result in more property rights violations, more time consuming and expensive permits, more regulatory red tape, and less economic development in communities across the country. 
October 31, 2014
On Wednesday October 29, 2014 NAR submitted comments to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) on changes to the Real Estate Settlment Procedures Act (RESPA) and the Truth in Lending Act (TILA) rule. CFPB has proposed giving lenders a full day to redisclouse the loan estimate when the loan is locked in.
October 28, 2014
When it comes to political advocacy and action, brokers have significant sway over their salespeople. In fact, 40 percent of responses to NAR’s federal calls for action come through the Broker Involvement Program, an initiative designed to engage brokers and their agents more significantly in national political action.

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