President Steve Brown and NAR staff talk about the 2014 midterm elections, NAR supported candidates, and elections important to the future of the industry.
REALTOR® University Speaker Series: Affordable Rental Housing in the U.S.: Where does it come from and what happens to it?
Dr. John Weicher takes a 20-year look at affordable rental housing. He discusses how that housing availability has changed and why.
- News Corp to buy Realtor.com operator Move
- NAR to talk drones with FAA
- Mortgage Choice Act gains
- Sales and contract signings dip
Cliff Niersbach, Associate General Counsel of Board Policy & Programs, discusses the resources available to associations regarding the new NAR Core Standards.
NAR analysts talk about how the National Association of REALTORS® is letting the federal government know its members are ready to use unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) safely and responsibly in their business once such use is permitted.
Summary: NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun talks about August pending home sales and market conditions, and gives his forecast for the next six months.
• 2014 midterm elections webcast
• NAR seeks faster rural loan processing
• Credit access called key at housing summit
• GI Bill: 70 year, 20 million home loans
In this video, NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun talks about the likely reasons for the slight decline in existing-home sales in August.
NAR Government Affairs policy representatives talk about the association's efforts to prevent lease accounting changes from hurting commercial real estate.
- Mortgage cancellation relief
- FHA prepayment penalty
- Copyright infringement
- Pending sales up