homeownership Archive

Putting Marriage Up for a Vote

Update (Nov. 7, 2012): Minnesota voters rejected the constitutional amendment defining marriage as between one man and one woman during the General Election Nov. 6. The measure required a simple majority, however, 51.3 percent of voters opposed the amendment...
November 5, 2012

NAR Participates in Conventions

Representatives from the National Association of REALTORS® were in attendance at both the DNC and RNC, appearing and speaking at various real estate-related forums in support of housing issues. During the North Carolina and Charlotte REALTOR® associations’ breakfast Wednesday...
September 7, 2012

Standing Up for Homeownership

By Brian Summerfield, Online Editor, REALTOR® Magazine Is the traditional model of homeownership in need of an overhaul? Is it even worth defending? Five years ago, these questions might have seemed absurd, but today, several commentators are posing them...
August 30, 2010

Another Pro Bono Success Story

By Katherine Tarbox, Senior Editor, REALTOR® Magazine One of my favorite stories from last year was about Fran Hoover, ABR, GRI, with RE/MAX Masters in South Lake, Texas. For the past 15 years, Hoover has selected one client in...
August 30, 2010