Conference & Expo Archive

e-PRO® Evolves This November in New Orleans — What’s in It for You?

By Todd Carpenter, Social Media Manager, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® I admit it. I get to work on some really cool stuff: Available for the first time in a classroom setting, the new e-PRO® gives you a roadmap to...
September 7, 2010

Learn About the Competitive Edge From an Olympic Great

By Katherine Tarbox, Senior Editor, REALTOR® Magazine Yesterday, I had the pleasure of talking to Olympic gold medalist Mary Lou Retton, who will be speaking at the REALTORS® Conference & Expo in New Orleans from Nov. 5 to 8....

Do You Have Talent?

By Katherine Tarbox, Senior Editor, REALTOR® Magazine Did you spend your nights glued to this season of American Idol, yearning to be on the stage with Simon harassing you? I bet some did, and we’re looking for you. We’re...
June 10, 2010

Are You LinkedIn?

By Todd Carpenter, Social Media Manager, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® During NAR’s 2009 Conference & Expo, I was able to grab a quick interview with Gary Rogers, a key contributor to our LinkedIn networking group. See what he had...
November 26, 2009

Praise for HouseLogic

The small but dedicated staff of HouseLogic, and the Web design and development team at Brooklyn, N.Y.-based Huge Inc., scored a compliment from tech consultant Robert Hahn in a piece for InmanNews. Hahn offered encouraging words for my colleagues, who’ve been...
November 18, 2009

Interesting Developments at the Board of Directors Meeting

By Brian Summerfield, Online Editor, REALTOR® Magazine There was a lot of ground covered during the Board of Directors meeting Monday at the 2009 REALTORS® Conference & Expo. Here are some of the highlights: •The REALTOR® Property Resource (RPR):...
November 17, 2009

Buyer Reps: Helping Everyone Win in a Short Sale

By Robert Freedman, Senior Editor, REALTOR® Magazine There’s a temptation among buyers hoping to land a good deal with a short sale to avoid committing themselves with money and effort until the seller’s lender gives its OK, but that’s...
November 16, 2009

Listing Videos: They’re That Easy

By Robert Freedman, Senior Editor, REALTOR® Magazine Making informative and even entertaining videos of your listings seems like a complicated undertaking involving a professional camera, lights, editing equipment, and a lot of knowledge of how all that equipment works,...
November 15, 2009

Middle-Market Is Next Home Segment to Improve

By Robert Freedman, Senior Editor, REALTOR® Magazine Executives from some of the largest brokerages in the country expect to see their sales grow 6-8 percent in 2010 and home prices to start heading up about 3 percent, REALTORS® heard in a...
November 15, 2009

YPN at NAR 2009: Learning, Connecting, Having Fun

By Jared James, Guest Contributor What a night it was at REALTOR® Magazine’s YPN exclusive, invitation-only event on the pool deck of the Hotel Solamar. Just when I started thinking that a rooftop might not have been the best place for...
November 15, 2009