Monthly Archive:: May 2012

View Photos from YPN Event

See what you missed at this year’s Young Professionals Networking event at The Park. View photos via the YPN Facebook page....

Highlights from Midyear ’12

Shannon Williams King shares her photo highlights from the 2012 Midyear Meetings....

Taking It To the Hill

This was my 3rd year attending the MidYear meetings, however this was my 1st time going on the Capitol visits with my state. It definitely won’t be my last. The day started with a fantastic lunch at Charlie Palmer...

Ruminating on RPAC – Home From Midyear Lighter in the Wallet

My second NAR Midyear has come and gone, and I’ve returned home a little lighter in the wallet…and proud of it. I was honored to attend a special YPN RPAC reception on Wednesday evening. The small gathering was by...

Live From The Director’s Meeting

Each year, the National Association of REALTORS® Board of Directors convenes for one of their two annual meetings.  The Board of Directors is made up of elected REALTOR members from each state and territory. The Board of Directors is...

Do listings belong on Facebook anyway?

Set a copy of People Magazine and Homes & Land down on your office desk and ask your home buying clients which one they would likely want to read to help them in their home search. How many do...
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May 18, 2012

RPAC Major Investors In High Gear

The REALTORS Political Action Committee (RPAC) has an appointed group of fundraisers called The Major Investors Council (MIC). Each state/territory has one representative on the Council as well as affiliated entities like Leadership Academy, Young Professionals Network and Women’s...

Better late than never…..

So much going on, I forgot to post! Got hit by a cyclist when leaving a restaurant Wednesday night and the event must have wiped out my brain. Gee whiz, the rally was something to witness! We know that...

Shifting Demographics and Housing Choice: A Whole New World?

Dr. Lawrence Yun is the Chief Economist for the National Association of REALTORS®. Long-term housing demand.  In the short-term it can be difficult, but in the long-term it’s determined by demography. “Demography moves in a certain pattern and will...

Property Management Forum

Great meeting just getting started with update by IREM’s Chuck Achilles on legislative and regulatory issues affecting property managers....