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Highlights from the REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo

Here are some highlights from this years’s REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo.  ...

MLS Issues, First Vice President Candidates, Caucus Day, and more!

Thursday started with the Multiple Listing Issues and Policies Committee and Forum, where we talked about MLS’s and copyrighted photos. We passed a motion on to the Board of Directors to approve on Saturday. The other main issue that...

Wednesday at the Legislative Meetings

Wednesday started early for this West Coast boy: 7:00am for a Federal Priority Issues Briefing followed by Bob Woodward’s perspective on the race for the White House. Bob was funny and insightful, and it was one of my favorite...

Recapping the News from #NARLegislative

It was a memorable 2016 REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo for the over 8,500 Realtors® in attendance and plethora of NAR staff members working vigorously to ensure the meetings went on without a hitch. Click here for a...

Day Five of the REALTORS® Legislative Meetings

Regional caucuses, roundtables and idea exchanges take place today. View the full meetings schedule here or check out these highlights: 9:00am-10:00am: Criminal Background Checks, Fair Housing Compliance and You 9:00am-10:00am: Serving More Commercial Clients Using the SBA Loan Programs...

Day Three of the REALTORS® Legislative Meetings

Members head to Capitol Hill to meet with representatives while committee meetings and forums continue at the Marriott and Omni hotels. View the full meetings schedule here or check out these highlights: 7:00am-8:00am: Federal Priority Issues Briefing 8:30am-10:00am: The...

Violating the Terms of a Non-Disclosure Agreement Can Have Disastrous Consequences

Victor O. Schinnerer & Company, Inc. and the National Association of REALTORS® have partnered under the REALTOR Benefits® Program to provide a first-class errors and omissions (E&O) insurance program to REALTOR® members. Stop by Booth #1724 and talk to...

There’s a First Time for Everyone

Check out over a dozen first-time exhibitors at the REALTORS® Trade Expo, including the following new companies: • Grate Product’s Healthy Basement Certificate Program,Booth #824: This program can help you sell those houses with wet, damp basements or crawlspaces....

FHA Valuation Policies to be Discussed at Real Property Valuation Forum

Don’t miss this year’s Real Property Valuation Forum on Tuesday, May 10 from 1:00pm-3:00pm, where a speaker panel will discuss “FHA Valuation Policies: Helping or Hurting Transactions.” The forum will address member concerns on how FHA’s appraiser inspection changes...

Re-Thinking Innovation – Ideas Exchange Council Invites Brokers!

“The best way to have a good idea is to have lots of ideas” #quote Linus Pauling – American Scientist 1901 Innovation and wisdom are key drivers in today’s talent driven global economy. The Ideas Exchange Council is an...