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New Name for the Midyear Meetings!

The National Association of REALTORS® is pleased to announce that the Midyear Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo is renamed the REALTOR® Party Convention & Trade Expo. This event will be held May 12-17, 2014 in Washington, DC, with the...
April 15, 2014

See you next year!

Save the date for the next Midyear Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo, taking place May 12-17, 2014, in Washington, DC. Registration will open in February 2014. Download meeting handouts from the 2013 Midyear Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo, including...

REThink Recap

In a packed special session at the 2013 Midyear Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo, presenters revealed data and insights from the REThink workshops conducted during the past several months, and attendees were asked for their input on what to...

Recap of Saturday’s BOD Decisions

The NAR Board of Directors at its meeting Saturday, May 18, in Washington, voted to allow MLSs to make their public-facing sites a “basic” service for their participants. The Board also authorized association leaders to work with realtor.com to...

eXp Realty shares some exciting news

You may remember eXp Realty, a cloud-based real estate brokerage, from Midyear Live 2012. They have some exciting news about the company – be one of the first to hear about it from founder and CEO Glenn Sanford. And...

Lumentus: Lighting the way for social networking

Midyear Live interviewed Adam Selig, founder and COO of Lumentus Social for Real Estate. Lumentus makes social media easy and effective for real estate brokers and agents. Brokers can push out content to their agents and keep social networks...

NAR Presents the REALTORS® Insurance Marketplace

The REALTORS® Insurance Marketplace, one of the newest REALTOR Benefits® Program Partners, was announced at the 2013 Midyear Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo. The marketplace is a ‘one-stop’ shopping site, providing NAR members a roster of health and wellness...

Get a Professional Email Addy with Rackspace®

Many real estate professionals use free email accounts for business email needs to save on costs. The long-term impact of using free email can be costly to your reputation, security, privacy and productivity. Now REALTORS® can get a unique...

Real Estate Data Protection Plan Unveiled

A plan to protect online real estate data from third parties that steal the information was presented yesterday afternoon at an MLS Association Executives session during the 2013 Midyear Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo in Washington, D.C. Read more...

Survey says…business is picking up for REALTORS®

The business activity and income of REALTORS® are up for the second year in a row following nine years of decline, according to the 2013 National Association of REALTORS® Member Profile, just released at the 2013 Midyear Legislative Meetings...