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RPCTE News from REALTOR® Magazine – May 16, 2014

Avoid These 5 Property Management Mistakes “It doesn’t matter how good you are in the property management business, there’s always something you can get sued for,” Lori Burger, CPM and the Institute of Real Estate Management’s 2014 president-elect, said...
May 16, 2014

Speaking of Real Estate Blog on Three Surprising RPCTE Revelations

I’m a bit floored. There are all kinds of obscure laws — or would-be laws — pertaining to real estate that can throw practitioners for a loop. But three points of discussion came up during Wednesday’s sessions at the...
May 16, 2014

Information Central Blog Looks Back at NAR’s Spring Meetings

REALTORS® are gathering in Washington this week for our annual ‘midyear’ meeting, now called the REALTOR® Party Convention and Trade Expo. When did NAR start having these meetings and why? NAR has held annual meetings in the middle of...
May 15, 2014

REALTORS® Report Local Banks as Largest Source of Finance Capital

By: George Ratiu, Research Economist ■ Lending conditions continue to remain tight for commercial real estate investments. This is especially pertinent for small businesses and investors looking for properties in secondary and tertiary markets. ■ In the wake of...