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A Day in the Life of a FPC Team Member

5:45 am: Wake up. Get ready. Eat breakfast. Get to the Marriott Wardman for your 7:00 am meeting. 7:00 am: Find your FPC and team mates to find a seat during the Federal Priorities Issues Briefing. Listen to the...

The Best Part of the Trade Expo

The following is an actual conversation I had at the 2016 REALTORS® Legislative Meetings and Trade Expo. Names have been changed to protect the identities of certain parties. Drew: “I have got to get to the trade expo and...

NAR YPN Strat Planning in 2015

At the NAR Conference in New Orleans, a REALTOR® during the meeting asked if we had a Strategic Plan for the National Association of REALTORS® Young Professional Network. We all looked around at each other in shock. The answer...

Loop&Tie: The Gifting Website

I have a confession to make. I am a horrible gift giver. My mother has the super power of knowing just the right thing to get someone. For some reason she did not pass that super power on to...

Virginia REALTORS® Get Federal Update from Senators

On Wednesday, May 14, Virginia REALTORS® met at the US Capitol to hear from Senator Kaine and Senator Warner. Both Senators spoke and gave updates on how the United States is currently and what we should be looking to...
May 15, 2014

FPC Meeting with Congressman Rob Wittman

I always look forward to Midyear and the Federal Political Coordinator (FPC)  meeting we have with Congressman Rob Wittman.  The purpose of the meeting is to update our Congressman on REALTOR (R)/ Pro-Homeownership issues and bill coming up, and...

Homesnap – My Favorite App Find of Midyear

After the Young Professional Network (YPN) Advisory Committee Meeting yesterday.  I started talk to Dom about this app called, Homesnap.  The app is amazing! You download the app onto your phone.  If you are driving around and see a...

Its Time for Midyear

I will be leaving in 30 minutes to make my, hopefully, hour drive up to DC. In the next few days I hope to do learn as much as I can, from my fellow REALTORS(R), as well as, do...