NAR Midyear Meetings Archive

NAR Commemorates the 50th Anniversary of the Federal Fair Housing Act

Since 1968, the Federal Fair Housing Act has defined housing and home ownership as a right of all citizens of this great country. As we gather in Washington, D.C. for the primary purpose of working on our political policy,...

NAR 360… May 2018

President Elizabeth Mendenhall welcomed and addressed the membership to Washington, D.C.! The entire NAR leadership also welcomed Immediate Past President Bill Brown to the stage after is long health-related time away from the members. Bill was warmly welcomed and...

Sustainability, Smart Growth, and Land Use

The 2018 NAR Land Use, Property Rights, and Environmental Committee met in Washington, D.C. to further discussion and policy within their purview. The committee heard updates from Smart Growth Advisory Board Vice-Chair Kathleen McQuilkin, Land Use Initiatives State &...

Residential Real Estate Council (RRC formerly CRS) Kicks-off their Meetings by Networking

2018 and Back together Again!  The RRC/CRS Family has almost always kicked off their meetings with a Member Welcome Reception/Networking Event.  So, no exception here in Washington, D.C. before this year’s annual NAR Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo! 2018...

Getting Ready to Fly!

Greetings REALTORS®! Once again it’s time for our annual pilgrimage to Washington, D.C. to do our REALTOR® Party duty to promote and protect private property rights, and our industry! As the REALTOR® Party “Vote, Act, Invest” manta infers, this...

20 for 20: Illinois REALTORS® Hit Every Member of State’s Congressional Delegation

20 for 20: Illinois REALTORS® Hit Every Member of State’s Congressional Delegation Every year, Illinois REALTORS® sets meetings with every single member of the state’s congressional delegation. It’s a massive effort that beings many of the association’s members to...

Women’s Council of REALTORS® (WCR) President Sherri Sousa Presides Over the National Governing Board Meeting in Washington, DC

Woooo Whooo… Madam Sherri Sousa presides over the 2017 Governing Board at the annual Legislative Meetings in Washington, DC! The agenda included an overview of the 2017 financials, a review of the 2017 financial results, and the President’s Report....

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...

RCE Designees Gather to Celebrate and Learn

NAR RCE (REALTOR® Association Certified Executives) designees gather in Washington, DC to celebrate REALTOR® Associations that reached the 100 year anniversary milestone, as well as listened and learned from NAR tech and trend guru Nobu Hata about brand promises...

Hot Topics: Discussing Broker Profitability and the Rise of Agent Teams at Broker Idea Exchange Council

Here in Grand Rapids, Michigan we’re relishing the mostly sunny skies and the emergence of riotous bursts of color in our landscapes.  The spring market is also incredibly hot! Market inventory, according to the Grand Rapids Association of REALTORS®...