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The Monument Tour – Historical Scandals in DC

REALTORS® visit DC every spring, during the month of May. They assemble with legislators, fight for property rights, attend committee meetings, visit the expo and network with agents from all over the United States. In addition to Hill visits...

Game Changer Sessions at Women’s Council

Women’s Council hosted 600+ REALTORS® at the Washington Hilton after the legislative meetings. The first session included a fast passed, Ted Talk style, education program where the audience remained in the room and the speakers traveled to a different...

How to Leverage Volunteering in Washington, DC

Each year REALTORS® get involved at the local, state, and national levels to fight for the rights of home ownership during the month of May. Volunteering is hard work, time consuming, and full of opportunity to network. After hill...

Highlights from the REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo

Here are some highlights from this years’s REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo.  ...

Leverage Your Expertise for More Than Selling Real Estate

    Saturday the Women’s Council of REALTORS® Ignite Series focused on peer-specific – content for the areas you need most.  There were 8 sessions agents could choose from to learn new information that can benefit their local chapters or...

Women’s Council of REALTORS® Hill Visits and the Midyear Conference

Each year as the NAR Legislative Meetings come to an end, the Women’s Council of REALTORS® begin their Midyear meetings at the Washington Hilton.   These men and women leaders begin their journey on Captial Hill with Legislative Meetings....

Illinois REALTORS® are In the Fight for Homeownership

Every year REALTOR® members from all over the United States come to Washington, DC to meet with their legislators to discuss the challenges we face as REALTORS® around the topic of homeownership.  If you haven’t had the opportunity to...

Modern Family and the Get REALTOR® Campaign

Social Media is changing the way we do business.  On Wednesday, May 12th, The Social Media Advisory Board shared updates on the Get REALTOR® Campaign. The Get REALTOR® campaign focusing on helping consumers understand the value of REALTORS®. Modern Family...

Women’s Council of REALTORS® Support RPAC Big!

At our closing session Saturday, May 16th, President Sindy Ready praised WCR members for their contributions to RPAC.   WCR members understand the importance of fighting for laws that protect the rights of home ownership.  48% of Women’s Council...

Game Changers for Women’s Council

Game changers sessions encouraged WCR members to think out of the box and move out of their comfort zones.  This round robin session included 4 speakers with 30 minute presentations.  Each speaker provided game changing tools to help real...