NAR Archive

Banks, MID, and GSE Reform Covered in NAR’s First Virtual Town Hall

By Brian Summerfield, Online Editor, REALTOR® Magazine In an effort to get a better sense of the challenges REALTORS® face in today’s market and explain to members NAR’s positions and actions on key issues, the Leadership Team held its...
January 25, 2011

So Much Information, So Little Time

Your association makes an effort to give you better information more concisely. By Robert Freedman, Senior Editor, REALTOR® Magazine How much information do you get a day in your e-mail Inbox? I’m guessing you get a lot, at least...
January 5, 2011

Who Is Real Estate’s Person of the Year?

By Brian Summerfield, Online Editor, REALTOR® Magazine A lot of year-end retrospectives have come out in the past couple of weeks, and two of the more notable ones for the real estate industry were Inman News’ annual 100 Most...

Take Advantage of the HouseLogic/REALTOR® Content Resource Sweepstakes

By Brian Summerfield, Online Editor, REALTOR® Magazine There are plenty of reasons why you should be on HouseLogic’s REALTOR® Content Resource (RCR): staying up on home ownership news, gaining insight into design trends, and getting tips that you can...
December 8, 2010

We’re #11!

By Brian Summerfield, Online Editor, REALTOR® Magazine According to digital think tank L2, that is: The organization slotted the National Association of REALTORS® 11th in a “digital IQ” ranking of 100 public-sector organizations, including government bureaucracies, political parties, and...
December 2, 2010

Another Challenge to the Mortgage Interest Deduction

By Brian Summerfield, Online Editor, REALTOR® Magazine When a draft version of the deficit reduction commission’s recommendations leaked to the press a few weeks ago, some observers used its release as an opportunity to pounce on the mortgage interest...
December 1, 2010

Want to Be Named a 2011 30 Under 30?

By Katherine Tarbox, Senior Editor, REALTOR® Magazine Every time I saw the June 2004 REALTOR® Magazine cover with Wade Hanson in the opening credits of this season’s “The Apprentice” with Donald Trump, I realized that the honor of being...

Give Heroes a Real ‘Welcome Home’ This Veterans Day

By Erica Christoffer, Multimedia Web Producer, REALTOR® Magazine On this Veterans Day, take the time to learn what you can do as a real estate professional to make a difference in the lives of returning Iraq and Afghanistan soldiers. One...
November 11, 2010

REALTORS® Help Rebuild New Orleans

By Katherine Tarbox, Senior Editor, REALTOR® Magazine Join us on location in the 7th Ward of New Orleans at NARdiGras 2010 as 200 real estate professionals give a hand to help refurbish nine homes with Habitat for Humanity ....
November 4, 2010

This Week, New Orleans Becomes ‘NARleans’

By Brian Summerfield, Online Editor, REALTOR® Magazine The biggest and most important real estate convention rolls into the Big Easy this week, and the excitement in the air is as palpable as the humidity. With engaging sessions, top-notch vendors,...
November 2, 2010