In the second of a video series from NAR called The Voice for Real Estate, host Stephen Gasque looks at the growing issue of website accessibility, Internet access taxes, FHA's HAWK program to reduce mortgage insurance premiums, and a sizable jump in contract signings.
REALTOR® University Speaker Series: Financial Reform and Monetary Policy in the Wake of the Global Financial Crisis
Dr. Anthony Elson, Economist and Professor at John Hopkins and Duke Universities, gives an overview of the current financial situation and what oversight should be put in place following the bubble and the Great Recession.
The newest TV ad, "Real People," explains why consumers should rely on REALTORS® expertise and market insights and how, working together, REALTORS® and realtor.com® make home happen.
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.
REALTOR® University Speaker Series: Heartland Renewal? Immigrants, Their Children, and the Baby Boomer Transition
In this video, Dr. Rolf Pendall discusses the heartland renewal, the importance of the immigrant population, and falling household formation.
- Big RESPA Fine
- Net Neutrality
- Student Loan Debt
- May Existing Home Sales
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.
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.
NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun reports that existing-home sales in May 2014 were up solidly from the previous month and inventory levels are improving.
Dr. Raven Molloy discusses Long-Term Vacant Housing in the United States, how it is calculated, and what it means for the health of housing supply and the housing market.