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Congratulations to Lisa Paffrath – REALTOR® University

Arizona has its first REALTOR® University graduate!! Congratulations to Lisa Paffrath of Flagstaff!!!   Now THAT’s a mortar board!!!...

How is the Sausage Made?

(Guest post by Kent Simpson – Land Use, Property Rights and Environment Committee) How does NAR come up with its position on various laws, rules, and policies – especially with so many different aspects of the industry? Moreover, with...

Arizona Takes The Hill

Coming to DC means Hill visits for many of our delegates. Our FPC – Federal Political Coordinators – spend many hours working with staff to make sure our delegates have an opportunity to spend time with our elected officials...
May 19, 2017

Monuments By Moonlight Tour

There truly is nothing more spectacular than having the opportunity to seeing the Capitol building, Vietnam Memorial Wall, Lincoln Memorial, and Korean Memorial by moonlight. We (hubby and I) had been trying to get on this tour for three...

Keeping Our Clients Safe From Wire Fraud

In a post I published yesterday, I talked about a company called Trusted Mail – a secured email system that uses facial recognition instead of a password. It fits right into what I’ve been hearing in the hallways here...
May 18, 2017

Arizona Congratulates Our RPAC Hall Of Fame Inductees

Yesterday evening, two more amazing Arizona REALTORS® were inducted into the RPAC Hall of Fame – Lisa Suarez (left) from Tucson, Arizona and Marge Lindsay from Phoenix, Arizona. We are so proud of their commitment to our industry through...

Checking Out The Expo

I  love walking around the expo and seeing all of the new products that have come up over the last year.  One of my favorite spots to start is the NAR Reach section – which is in Hall A...

This Pin Right Here

As I get ready for my 5th Midyear Legislative Meetings, I’m looking through all of the pins and swag I’ve collected. I’m trying to decide which ones to put in my suitcase for next week, and which ones I’ll...

Tucson Hill Visit

  I was very honored to be invited to my first hill visit this year. Our Tucson delegation met with Congresswoman Martha McSally (R-AZ2) for a discussion on G fees, and millenials as well as her support and progress...

Claire – our amazing Wardman Park Marriott shuttle angel

  I would like to take a moment and say Thank You to the amazing Claire. If you’ve been coming to #NARLegislative for a few years, you know who she is: The Keeper of the Shuttle Schedule, The One...