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.

Tech Connect NY 18: Visual revolution — breakthroughs in virtual reality, 3-D and video

The consumer has never had better ways to view homes online. What are the latest developments that will improve the online visual experience, and what should you be prepared to offer your home sellers …

Matterport now captures 3-D tours in half the time

Matterport has announced that a recent firmware upgrade has reduced the amount of time it takes to capture footage when creating an immersive 3-D listing tour …

NAR Calls for NFIP Extension Ahead of Expiration

The National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) is calling for a “short-term extension” of the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), which is set to expire September 30. The extension will allow for continued work on the 21st Century Flood Reform Act. “The country has been here before, and we know what happens if the National Flood […]

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NAR CEO Bob Goldberg readies to ‘embrace disruption’ on his first day

Today is Bob Goldberg’s first day as CEO of the National Association of Realtors, and he wants the trade group’s 1.2 million members to know his tenure is not going to mean business as usual …

Why Bob Goldberg, NAR’s new CEO, has some convincing to do

In the middle of the afternoon on Friday, June 23 — a curious time to be releasing such major news — NAR announced that it had chosen NAR Senior VP Bob Goldberg to be the next CEO, replacing the retiring Dale Stinton …

Why Bob Goldberg, NAR’s new CEO, has some convincing to do

In the middle of the afternoon on Friday, June 23 — a curious time to be releasing such major news — NAR announced that it had chosen NAR Senior VP Bob Goldberg to be the next CEO, replacing the retiring Dale Stinton …

Matterport unveils new 3-D camera with better 2-D capability

Matterport, a leading provider of 3-D home tours, has released a new camera that captures high-quality listing photos and immersive 3-D models at the same time …

Where NAR and HUD Secretary Ben Carson concur (and conflict)

Dr. Ben Carson, the 17th secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) made a brief visit to the National Association of Realtors midyear conference, where he was greeted with a standing ovation …

Who’s the Trump administration nominee for HUD Deputy Secretary?

Her name is Pam Patenaude, and she was floated as a candidate for Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) before the administration nominated Ben Carson …