2016 Legislative Meetings Archive

Elizabeth Mendenhall Addresses Women’s Council

Elizabeth Mendenhall spoke to the Women’s Council of REALTORS®. You can check out a brief clip below:  ...

OSCAR and ORRA on Capitol Hill

The Osceola County Association of REALTORS® (OSCAR) and the Orlando Regional REALTORS® Association (ORRA) visited Florida Representative Alan Grayson on Capitol Hill and had a robust dialogue about the issues that affect homeowners, real estate property owners, and the...

Leadership Is a Journey

I’ve been attending the Mid-Year meetings since 2006 as an emerging leader with the Women’s Council and I am very excited to be here this year as 2016 president-elect for the Portland Metropolitan Association of REALTORS®, as well as...

Two Great Candidates for First Vice President

This morning at the board of directors meeting, John Smaby and Joanne Poole gave eloquent presentations for election to first vice president 2017 of the NAR. The first vice president goes on to become president. In a vote reminiscent...

Social Media Ethics for REALTORS® from NAR Legislative

Not every licensed individual is a REALTOR®. A REALTOR® is a member of the National Association of REALTORS® and adheres to the Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice. The Code of Ethics can establish obligations that may be...

What Is a Caucus and Why Do I Care?

Join me for a fast paced look inside a state caucus and all that these meetings reveal about what REALTORS are doing to promote and protect private property rights....

Photo Gallery from the Week

Check out my gallery of HD photos that document the whole week in D.C., from the Hill visits to committee meetings to the state and regional caucuses to the board meeting on Saturday. Facebook Photo Gallery of #NARLegislative...

Women’s Council of REALTORS® Hill Visits and the Midyear Conference

Each year as the NAR Legislative Meetings come to an end, the Women’s Council of REALTORS® begin their Midyear meetings at the Washington Hilton.   These men and women leaders begin their journey on Captial Hill with Legislative Meetings....

NAR Board of Directors Meeting in Washington D.C.

NAR Board of Directors Meeting in Washington D.C. wrapping up the Annual Legislative Meetings. The Directors are conducting their Semi-Annual Board Mtg.! Included in that, the following individuals have been officially elected as the 2017 Officers of the National...

The Value of Facebook Live for REALTORS®

Facebook is generating 8 billion video views per day. By 2019, there will be nearly 6 billion Internet users with 21 billion networked devices and connections. In an average month, 8 out of 10 18-to 49-year-olds watch YouTube. By...