Charlie Oppler… 2019 NAR First Vice President-Elect

On May 19, 2018, during the NAR Board of Director’s Meeting, the board blected Charlie Oppler (NJ) as the 2019 NAR First Vice-President (FVP) to join 2019 President John Smaby (MN), Vince Malta (), Treasurer John Flor (WI), and...

Quigler Allows You to Be Transparent and Compliant from Contract to Close

Meet David Michonski CEO of Quigler, Inc. Listen as he explains how Quigler will help you stay in touch with your clients every step of the transaction and maintain transparency and compliance. After you listen to David, head on...

RealKey Is the “Key” to Getting Your Client’s Loans Closed Faster!

Meet Christopher Hussain, CEO and Founder of RealKey. A simple yet powerful solution to help you cut through the noise and pains of mortgage lending. Listen to Christopher explainhow you can get your client’s loans closed faster and with less...

Fair Housing Workgroup

Thank you President Elizabeth J. Mendenhall and Past President William E Brown for the appointment to the Fair Housing Commemorative Task Force and for the recognition at the Board of Directors meeting. You provided me the opportunity to work...

Work Goes on After the Board Meeting

Last year, 2017 Arizona REALTORS® President Paula Monthofer started a program called Totes For Hope. Chances are you’ve seen the blue and white bags. The goal is to collect toiletries from our rooms, package them into care bags and...

Legislative Meetings Experience Part Three

The forum for First Vice President candidates exemplified the best display of leadership. Charlie Oppler, moderator Tom Salomone, and Sherri Meadows demonstrated an amazing depth of experience, a thorough grasp of the issues, and most of all beautiful grace...

The May 2018 NAR Board of Directors Meet in Washington, D.C.

Well… here we are already… at the end of this long week, we reach the pinnacle and conclusion of this year’s Legislative Meetings in Washington, D.C. After hearing musically from our very own “REALTOR® Ensemble,” the call to order...

General Session

I was honored to have been one of the three panel speakers on the big stage at NAR’s General Session discussing fair housing and the broader issues surrounding the challenges to social equity. It is crucial that financial literacy...

The Role of Technology – The Human Factor

After the legislative meetings, agents continue learning at the Women’s Council of REALTORS® Midyear Meeting. Amy Shocket, Women’s Council member, challenges agents in the room to figure out their “WOW Factor” when working with sellers. With all the real-time...

Housing Opportunity Committee Meets

One of the largest committees at NAR is the Housing Opportunity Committee with around 80 members. As 2018 chair, it was a delight to see very engaged committee members this year. The discussions were robust, and many contributed to...