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May 2016 Economic and Housing Market Outlook

Click here for the slides from the Economic and Housing Market Outlook presentation given by Lawrence Yun during the Residential Economic Issues & Trends Forum at the REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo in Washington, DC, on May 12,...

Recapping the News from #NARLegislative

It was a memorable 2016 REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo for the over 8,500 Realtors® in attendance and plethora of NAR staff members working vigorously to ensure the meetings went on without a hitch. Click here for a...

NAR Raises the Bar on Associations

The Board of Directors for the National Association of REALTORS® voted Saturday for a series of changes to the organizational alignment/core standards requirements for local and state associations that will enhance oversight and improve the professional development opportunities for...

Day Five of the REALTORS® Legislative Meetings

Regional caucuses, roundtables and idea exchanges take place today. View the full meetings schedule here or check out these highlights: 9:00am-10:00am: Criminal Background Checks, Fair Housing Compliance and You 9:00am-10:00am: Serving More Commercial Clients Using the SBA Loan Programs...

Help on the Way for Younger Buyers

Young people come out of the gate facing two hurdles to home ownership — high student loan debt and tough rules for using FHA financing for condominiums, which are often the most affordable homes on the market. However, progress...

Meet Sindeo: A New Path Home

Sindeo is a new mortgage company that’s rebuilt the home financing experience for clients and their real estate pros from the ground up. Find out how we’re helping real estate pros everywhere qualify more clients and close more deals....

VP Picks: Trump Needs Military, Clinton Should Pick a Senator

good choice for vice president for presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is a military leader, while likely Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton could pick either a liberal or a moderate senator. That’s according to Bill McInturff, partner and cofounder...

What’s Happening Thursday at the Trade Expo

The trade expo is open from 10:00am-6:00pm today. Click here for a list of 2016 REALTORS® Trade Expo exhibitors. Play the Cash In & Win game for a chance to win $500. Drawings at 12:30pm and 4:30pm. Sponsored by...

SELL YOUR VALUE! Mastering the Seller Counseling Session

The old ‘listing presentation’ is about selling price … the seller counseling session is about selling value! Join us for this free education session with Adorna Carroll. Open to all REALTORS® (no advance registration required). Presented by Adorna Carroll,...

Day Four of the REALTORS® Legislative Meetings

View the full meetings schedule here or check out these highlights: 8:00am-10:00am: Residential Economic Issues & Trends Forum with NAR’s Chief Economist Lawrence Yun and Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) 8:30am-10:30am: Commercial Leadership Forum Topic: Engaging Commercial Practitioners at the...