Real Estate Industry

Traditional Real Estate and the ‘New Normal’

July 15th, 2018
This month’s National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) Power Broker Roundtable discusses the evolution of the industry’s “new normal.” Moderator Christina Pappas, District Sales Manager, The Keyes Company, Miami, Fla.; Liaison for Large Firms & Industry Relations, NAR Panelists Sherry Chris,...

NAR: Competition in Real Estate ‘Vigorous’

April 14th, 2018
Ahead of a June U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and Federal Trade Commission (FTC) public workshop—in which the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) will participate—NAR General Counsel Katie Johnson has issued a statement: “The National Association of REALTORS® asserts that...

Elizabeth Mendenhall Writes the Next Chapter at NAR

November 4th, 2017
NAR’s 2018 President Prioritizes REALTOR® Professionalism and Putting the American Dream Back Within Reach With her engaging, approachable leadership style, Elizabeth Mendenhall will be advancing several critical goals during her tenure as 2018 president of the National Association of REALTORS®...

The Right Choice for Change

July 25th, 2017
Organized real estate is constantly being challenged. This is not new news—it’s been happening for decades. However, the current crop of challengers to our industry are more powerful than ever before, carving inroads with technologies and efficiencies that resonate with...

Gaining Steam: REALTOR® Business Keeps Rolling In

May 14th, 2017
2016 was a good year to be a REALTOR®. REALTOR® incomes grew 8 percent in 2016, boosted by a higher transaction count than in 2015, according to the latest National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) Member Profile. The median REALTOR® income...

NAR Power Broker Roundtable: A New Administration – How Will It Impact Real Estate?

January 9th, 2017
Discussing the new administration and its impact on the real estate industry in this month’s Power Broker Roundtable Moderator: Robert Bailey, Broker/Owner, Bailey Properties, Santa Cruz, Calif.; Liaison for Large Residential Firms Relations, NAR Participants: Rei Mesa, CEO, Berkshire Hathaway...

Thorough Planning: The Secret to Success

December 26th, 2016
In the following interview, Marie and Mark Hischier, broker/owners of HomeSmart Professional Partners Realty in Monrovia, Calif., discuss the real estate industry, both from a business and consumer standpoint, as well as the benefits of the HomeSmart system. Region Served:...

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