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Minnesota’s John Smaby Elected 2018 NAR President-Elect

John Smaby from the Minnesota Association of REALTORS® was elected as the 2018 President-Elect of the National Association of REALTORS®. John Smaby has been in the industry for over 45 years. Raised by a real estate guru, he has...

Board of Directors Photo Gallery

Saturday morning’s NAR Board of Directors photo gallery....

California’s Malta Elected As 2018 First Vice President

Vince Malta has been elected as the 2018 First Vice President for the National Association of REALTORS® during its 2017 Legislative Meetings in Washington, DC. According to his website, Vince is a third-generation REALTOR® and the CEO of Malta...

RPAC Awards: The Full List of Winners

The RPAC Awards recognized individuals, local associations, and state associations who achieved excellence in the 2016 RPAC Fundraising cycle. Below is a comprehensive list of all the winners. RPAC PHONE-A-FRIEND PROGRAM MOST CALLS PLACED (STATE) Tennessee HIGHEST PERCENTAGE OF...

RPAC Hall of Fame Recognizes New Inductees

The RPAC Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony was on Wednesday night....

States and Locals Shine at RPAC Awards

Tonight was a big night for RPAC Award winners. I’ll have a list to post soon, but until then, enjoy these photos!...

NAR 360 Photos

NAR 360 is the ultimate member update in Washington, DC. Check out our REALTOR® members in action on stage....

Handling Business While Out On Business

It’s easy to forget that while many of us are in Washington, DC on our local, state, and national’s business, we also have a business back home. Yesterday, between meetings, I was dealing with a counter on a property...

North Carolina’s Bushnell Wins William R. Magel Award

North Carolina Association of REALTORS® CEO Andrea Bushnell was named the 2016 recipient of the prestigious William R. Magel Award. Andrea is respected as one of the most influential state association executives in America, running the largest association in...

RPAC’s Big Night of Awards

The 2015 RPAC Fundraising Team presented numerous awards to states who shined in RPAC fundraising last year. This was the first year for several new awards with updated criteria. The Chairman’s Award went to California, New York, Tennessee and...