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...

Arizona Takes The Hill

Coming to DC means Hill visits for many of our delegates. Our FPC – Federal Political Coordinators – spend many hours working with staff to make sure our delegates have an opportunity to spend time with our elected officials...
May 19, 2017

Monuments By Moonlight Tour

There truly is nothing more spectacular than having the opportunity to seeing the Capitol building, Vietnam Memorial Wall, Lincoln Memorial, and Korean Memorial by moonlight. We (hubby and I) had been trying to get on this tour for three...

WCR Wishes a Big Congrats!

Congratulations to all of the new Performance Management Network Designees, State Members of the Year, Recruitment & Retention and Local Network Excellence in Programming winners recognized in today’s Best of Women’s Council Awards Reception. For more information about Women’s...

Friday Fun Facts

Demand Side Effects on Housing Prices: Each immigrant adds 11.6 cents to housing value in the county where they reside In 2012, 40 million immigrants added roughly $3.7 trillion to U.S. housing wealth...

Osceola County Association of REALTORS® Hosts Dinner with Congressman Darren Soto

Thank you to OSCAR President Wanda Linscott and OSCAR CEO Carol Platt for hosting this wonderful dinner with our Congressman Darren Soto in DC. It was great to see our Congressman so enthused about his work on behalf of...

How to Leverage Volunteering in Washington, DC

Each year REALTORS® get involved at the local, state, and national levels to fight for the rights of home ownership during the month of May. Volunteering is hard work, time consuming, and full of opportunity to network. After hill...

WCR New Network Best Practices Session

Today’s Women’s Council’s New Network Best Practices session was an exciting training event, showcasing the new local network model. The transition of chapters to networks is a major step forward for Women’s Council and its commitment to continue to...