Will NAR solicit venture capital funding from 1.3 million Realtors?

Billions of venture capital dollars are pouring into real estate, and the largest real estate trade group in the nation is seeking a bigger slice of the pie.

NAR takes 2.5% dues increase ‘off the table’

NAR Treasurer Tom Riley touted a “positive budget” starting in 2019, largely due to membership growth and a $30 dues increase approved by the NAR board of directors in May.

NAR calls for unity ahead of dues vote

NAR President Elizabeth Mendenhall urged members to take charge of decision-making at the organization through their representatives on the trade group’s board of directors ahead of the Saturday vote by the board of directors to raise dues $30 in 2019 …

NAR ‘furious’ over criticism of leadership, denies profiteering

A day after MLSListings CEO Jim Harrison criticized the National Association of Realtors for an expected dues hike, the organization has released a thorough defense of its actions and leadership.

Read NAR’s response to HAR’s stance on raising dues

National Association of Realtors Treasurer Tom Riley responds to Kenya Burrell-VanWormer’s piece, “Reallocate funds or raise dues — that is the question.”