Some RPAC Hall of Fame Inspiration

As a relatively young, relatively new person on the NAR involvement scene, I’ll confess to having my eyes start to glaze over at events such as the RPAC Hall of Fame Ceremony. Aside from a few folks–primarily from my...

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...

NAR 2017 Board of Directors Meets in Washington, DC

The National Association of REALTORS® Board of Directors have their first bi-annual meeting of 2017.  The board is considering and managing the business of Association. The directors approved the 2018 leadership team, the Upstream/RPR ramp up, changes to the...

The Business

The Board of Directors meeting Saturday morning caps off the week. Many of the meetings, the presentations, the NAR Committee work, leads to making decisions at the BOD. It is fascinating to follow these proceedings, all so skillfully orchestrated...

REALTOR® Family

Once a year thousands of REALTORS® from all over the country converge on Washington, DC to promote and protect property rights. It is an annual journey that we all look forward to as it’s our time to make a...

Congratulations to Lisa Paffrath – REALTOR® University

Arizona has its first REALTOR® University graduate!! Congratulations to Lisa Paffrath of Flagstaff!!!   Now THAT’s a mortar board!!!...

How is the Sausage Made?

(Guest post by Kent Simpson – Land Use, Property Rights and Environment Committee) How does NAR come up with its position on various laws, rules, and policies – especially with so many different aspects of the industry? Moreover, with...

States and Regions Prepare for Their Respective Caucuses

With the vast majority of the FPC Capitol Hill visits and committee meetings in the rearview mirror, the state association presidents and RVPs are preparing to host their respective state and regional caucuses at the annual REALTORS® Legislative Meetings...

An Inside Look at the Relational Magic of FPCs

FPCs, NAR’s army of Federal Political Coordinators, are a unique group of REALTOR® volunteers who are assigned to maintain relationships with specific members of Congress to keep them up to date on REALTOR® issues. In addition to leading Capitol...