Let’s Go Fly A Drone!

  What a great discussion this morning in regards to using drones in our real estate business. Long Story Short: Not yet. Here’s the deal – unless you have in your possession something called a Section 333 Waiver, you...

Networking in the Pennsylvania REALTORS® Hospitality Suite

Making new connections and catching up with old friends at the Pennsylvania REALTORS® Hospitality Suite.  ...

Kansas City’s Ruggiero Wins Top Magel Award

Congratulations to the 2015 William R. Magel Award of Excellence recipient Diane Ruggiero, CAE, RCE. Ruggiero is the Chief Executive Officer of the Kansas City Regional Association of REALTORS®. According to realtor.org: Purpose The William R. Magel Award of...

NAR YPN Strat Planning in 2015

At the NAR Conference in New Orleans, a REALTOR® during the meeting asked if we had a Strategic Plan for the National Association of REALTORS® Young Professional Network. We all looked around at each other in shock. The answer...

New Game Show Becomes Week’s Big Hit

REALTORS® PAC raised $105,000 in two hours at an interactive musical event that turned into one of the funnest events of the week. Hundreds of REALTORS® walked into the large ballroom not knowing what to expect. What they found...

Day Five Highlights at the 2015 REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo

Friday’s schedule includes updates, roundtables, and regional caucuses. 9:00am-10:00am: Updates on Federal Water Regulations Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, Maryland Suite A If federal water regulations are impacting real estate activity in your market, you will want to add this...

Meetings and Conference Committee is Ready for San Diego

Get ready for an amazing 2015 Annual Conference in San Diego. Meetings and conference committee met today and was pumped to put the finishing touches on this years conference in San Diego. Be prepared to experience the most awesome...

NAR 2015 Overview and Reach Out…

NAR Mid Year is always a great way to get in the know on what is coming down the pipe for our industry and connect with great friends from past NAR events and meet new ones that will last...

Matt’s #NARLegislative Photo Gallery

Because I am a compulsive, fairly serious photographer, I have a comprehensive photo gallery of this week’s #NARLegislative happenings publicly available here....

2015 Trade Expo Highlights

The trade expo is bigger and better than ever this year. Note the new realtor.com branding campaign that is making a big splash here with the emphasis on the word “real” in the website name. This rebranding is accompanied by a...