NAR's Board of Directors recently made changes to enhance the industry's professional standards. Read what changes were made to Standard of Practice 11-1 and how it relates to BPOs.
The real estate business may be about properties, but ultimately it's about people. Making the right connections usually results in more business, especially for cross-border relationships. To make those important inroads, you need to maximize your networking opportunities - understand where to meet the right people and how to best connect with them. This issue shows you how.
A new study finds that professionally photographed listings tend to sell for more money and sell faster than homes listed with photos from low-end point-and-shoot cameras.
This is a recap of the Twitter chat conducted by Director of Member and Consumer Survey Research Jessica Lautz on the latest information and trends from the 2013 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers.
The Appraisal Foundation recently created this resource, "A Guide to Understanding a Residential Appraisal." NAR, as a Sponsoring Organization of The Appraisal Foundation, has co-branded the brochure. It is available for REALTORS® to download and provide to their clients to help them understand the residential appraisal process.
For more information on The Appraisal Foundation or to download more free publications, visit http://www.appraisalfoundation.org/
A new kind of pin category on Pinterest might hold opportunities for real estate practitioners beyond the standard decor boards.
These presentation slides are from the webinar titled "Flood Insurance: Our Latest Challenge," given by Melanie McLane.
Realtors® applaud new rules from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau that will help home buyers receive timely, accurate, and easy-to-understand information about their mortgage loan before closing.
Each year, NAR recognizes its top international real estate professionals at the REALTORS® Conference & Expo. Read the list of the 2013 honorees.
Realtors® Demand Immediate Relief for Homeowners Impacted by Unforeseen and Exponential Increases in Flood Insurance Premiums
As the leading advocate for private property rights and housing issues, NAR strongly supports maintaining access to affordable flood insurance.