This video gives an overview of the legal distinction between an “independent contractor” and an “employee” and discusses various state and federal laws concerning this distinction that pertain to real estate professionals.
Topics: Independent Contractor
In this video, Dr. Rolf Pendall discusses the heartland renewal, the importance of the immigrant population, and falling household formation.
Topics: REALTOR University
In the first of a video series from NAR called The Voice for Real Estate, host Stephen Gasque looks at a big RESPA fine from the federal government, the potential impact on real estate from the FCC's proposed net neutrality rule, and NAR's initial look at the growing student debt problem. Gasque also provides an update on NAR's latest existing-home sales release.
NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun talks about the rise in Pending Home sales in May 2014 and gives a forecast of home-buying activity in the coming months.
Topics: Pending Home Sales
Student loan debt is a growing concern for REALTORS®, because of its impact on household formation. What is NAR doing to address the issue of growing student debt? NAR's 2014 President, Steve Brown explains in his latest video.