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VA Renovation Loan – It’s a Real Thing!

I’m thrilled to be the 2018 chair of the Federal Financing and Housing Policy Committee, and we had a fantastic meeting this morning. The most exciting development that we have to report is that there really is a VA...

Reaffirm Your Commitment to Article 10, in Honor of the Fair Housing Act’s 50th Anniversary

2018 is the 50th anniversary of the Fair Housing Act (you might have heard a little something about that recently?), and we want you to add your name to this pledge! During #NARLegislative this week, you can join your...

NAR Launching New Offering for the REALTOR® Leadership Program

I kicked off my #NARLegislative week a day early this year, along with about 40 REALTORS® and Association Executives from around the country, and was thrilled to be invited to attend the pilot/launch of a new NAR Leadership course. What a great...

Ruminating on RPAC – Home From Midyear Lighter in the Wallet

My second NAR Midyear has come and gone, and I’ve returned home a little lighter in the wallet…and proud of it. I was honored to attend a special YPN RPAC reception on Wednesday evening. The small gathering was by...

Diversity Committee Unanimously Votes to Include Gender Identity Protections in NAR Code of Ethics

On Wednesday, May 16, 2012, the Diversity Committee unanimously voted to pursue the inclusion of gender identity in the NAR Code of Ethics. This is another historic time for NAR, following the last big win from the 2010 NAR annual...
May 16, 2012

YPN Parties Down – Did You Miss the Most Happening Night at Midyear?

Did you miss the YPN Event last night? Shame on you – you missed one of the most happening events at Midyear! The Young Professionals Network Networking Event is one of my favorite events at NAR – not because...
May 16, 2012

#REthinkfuture Experience Coming to a City Near You – Are You Ready?

Tuesday morning I had the honor of participating in the NAR “Rethink the Future” experience – a private workshop hosted by the Strategic Planning Committee “to engage in a strategic conversation about the future.” I’ve been involved in focus...
May 16, 2012