When Ken turned 50 he created a bucket list of projects he wanted to accomplish in his life and one of those was to make a jazz record. After collaborating with other Kansas City jazz musicians and writing his own songs, Ken produced the CD “Jazz for Joplin: Just Follow Your Heart!” A majority of the proceeds go to the Joplin tornado victims to rebuild their homes and lives.
Connie was the 2009 President of Rebuilding Together Tampa Bay (RTTB), an organization that repairs homes for those in need. RTTB typically remodels or rebuilds some 30 homes a year. But Connie decided she could do even more and when she was president, RTTB remodeled a whopping 72 homes. Connie is also the 2012 president of the Humane Society of Tampa Bay so she understands that home owners cherish their four-legged family members too.
Wayne Curtis has helped Baltimore city officials perform a public function—the revitalization of the central city. In fact, he was tapped by Baltimore officials to sell vacant city-owned property, part of a growing realization among public officials that real estate practitioners can be partners in solving critical housing issues.
Nick is a co-founder and Member of the Board of Directors of The G.I. Go Fund, a 501(c)(3) organization that assists returning Veterans with their transition back to civilian life. Nick cites his real estate background as critical in assisting Veterans facing foreclosure, looking for housing, understanding VA loans, and helping to prevent homelessness among Veterans.
These downloadable videos and presentation commemorate the 2013 centennial of NAR's Code of Ethics.
In this 2-minute video, learn about the property data and analysis from Realtors Property Resource® now available to all of NAR's 1 million members.
NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun talks about pending home sales in September, which were little changed but remain well above a year ago.
In this 5-minute video, find out just how NAR's REThink initiative works, and see how REALTORS® across the country are discussing the future of real estate.
Watch the video in which NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun reveals and explains the Existing-Home Sales statistics for September 2012.
Current and previous Leadership Academy members share their favorite business tips to stay competitive in today’s real estate industry, from education to relationship-building.